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TEN COMMANDMENTS ON AN iPHONE

Well, not really. But….                                                                 Imagine what it would have been like if God had sent the Ten Commandments as a message by iPhone instead of written in stone. Sometimes memorizing the commandments is a bit difficult for children. Do you … Continue reading

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THE WAY OF THE CROSS CIRCLE

The Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, which is only about ten days from today. I’ve been thinking about this Stations of the Cross project for some time and wanted to get it published here in time for the kids … Continue reading

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SWEET TWEETS

Whether making these for Valentine’s Day, or to celebrate the coming of spring, you and the kids are going to have so much fun making these little “sweet tweet” birds.These birdies are simple to make using plastic spoons, wooden doll … Continue reading

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IDIOMS

Idioms are phrases that say one thing but mean something else. They are a little like puzzles: try imagining a picture or a situation that the phrase suggests and then draw what you hear, not what the true meaning is. … Continue reading

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WHAT IF…..?

Just when you think you’ve seen it all…….,well, what if….?  The Second through the Sixth grades played this game by drawing a picture of what they imagined it would be like if certain strange things happened.  Everyone chose a “What if…?” from … Continue reading

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STAR POEM

Happy star faces surround the framed poem about a star announcing the Baby on Christmas day.  It’s always fun to do a project with smiling faces—it puts you in a happy mood.  The kids will understand that Jesus is the … Continue reading

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SANTA’S GOT MOVES

Santa’s so happy Christmas is coming that he’s dancing.  Pipe cleaners give our Santa moves to envy.  Finish only one side of Santa and hang on the wall or bulletin board, or finish both sides and add a string for hanging. Younger … Continue reading

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TWIGGY SNOWMAN

  Snowmen are a winter project that we can use before Christmas, during the Christmas season and even for a time after Christmas.  So if you are very limited in time, snowmen are the way to go.  The pattern for … Continue reading

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