pillar of fire pillar of cloud

pillar of cloud pillar of fire

Moses obeyed God. Moses was leading the children of Isreal from Egypt to the land flowing milk and honey. God himself was their leader.

The story of how God led people of Isreal by the pillar of cloud by day and pillar of fire by night can be found in Exodus 13. this game is based on that wonderful story to remind children how God takes care of us. This is a game that can be played indoors or out doors. This games teaches children listening skills.

Materials needed

1.Picture of cloud , picture of fire

pillar of fire pillar of cloud

Method

To play game, draw a straight line on the floor with chalk( or you can use the masking tape which can be removed later)  on one side ot the line place the cloud  picture and on the other side, the fire picture.

Line the children on the line drawn.

The person who conducts the game says pillar of fire or pillar of cloud.

When the person says pillar of fire, children are to jump to the side where the fire picture is placed.

When the person says pillar of cloud, children are to jump to the side of cloud picture.

The person can say in any sequence, children are to listen and move accordingly.

It is a variation of ‘simon says’. Hope you enjoy playing this game.

ruth's basket of grains

ruths basket of grains

This craft can be used for the story of Ruth and Naomi.

Materials needed

1. Paper plate

2. Coloured paper (yellow)

3. Paint (yellow, orange, brown, black)

4. Pencil

5. Scissors

6. Construction paper or cardboard for the back ruth's basket of grains

Method

Cut the paper plate into two halves.  Paint the outer side of one half with a basket pattern. Use shades of brown and yellow and use black to create the lines.

Cut grain shapes from yellow paper. draw grain pattern on the cut out shapes of grain with pencil. colour them as well with tint of orange/brown

Take the construction paper and paste the painted basket on to it with the painted side facing out.  You can staple the basket to make it stay. Arrange the grain pieces inside the basket.

 

jesus calms storm

With Christ in the vessel

Mathew 8:23-27
Quite often we forget who is in our boat. Christ, who is our heavenly father, the King of Kings and the Good Shepherd is the one who is in our boat. Let us have faith in Him and smile at the storm.

With Christ in the vessel

We can smile at the storm

Smile at the storm

Smile at the storm

With Christ in the vessel

We can smile at the storm

As we go sailing Home

Sailing, sailing Home

Sailing, sailing Home

With Christ in the vessel

We can smile at the storm

As we go sailing Home