Crafts for Every Day
These crafts are based more on the lesson for the day than the overall theme.
Day 1 - The Unlikely EMT (Good Samaritan)
John 15:12 - This is my commandment, That ye loved
one another, as I have loved you.
3-4 & 5-6 year olds: Tote Bag with handprints & verse
7-8 & 9-10 year
olds: Tote Bag with fabric cross & verse
Items needed: Tote bags, fabric cut into 1” squares, fabric marker
Day 2 - “Well” Done (The Woman at the Well)
- Wherefore ye receive one another, as Christ also received us, to the glory of God.
& 5-6 year olds: well pencil holder (glue foam rock shapes to can)
& 9-10 year olds: well pencil holder (stick rocks into clay stuck to can)
Items needed: 36
safety opened tin cans, foam rock shapes, grout, small rocks
Day 3 - A Special Feat (Jesus Washes Disciples’ Feet)Bubbles, prayer book, food coloring,
string, darning needle, “window”
Galatians 5:13 - …Buy by love serve one another.
year olds: Bubble Painting Cathedral Window Magnet
5-6, 7-8 & 9-10 year olds: Bubble Painting Prayer Book
Day 4 - Dead Man Walking (The Raising of Lazarus)
2 Corinthians 1:14 - That we may be able to comfort
them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted by God.
All age groups: Footprints in
the Sand picture
Items needed: Parchment paper, “sand” colored paper,
sand, shells and other items found on a beach (wood, etc.), sticks cut to 1” longer than the size of the paper, raffia to tie the “frames” around the picture
Day 5 - Seventy Times Seven (The Unforgiving Servant)
Colossians 3:13 - Even as Christ forgave you, so
also do ye.
3-4 & 5-6 year olds: Jesus Rules wind chime (ruler & juice lids)
7-8 & 9-10 year olds: Jelly
Bean Prayer Box (altoids box)
Items needed: Paint sticks painted like rulers (18),
juice lids (54), string, altoids boxes, foam jelly bean shapes, jelly bean prayer (see left), jelly