Can’t think of any fun games to play at church–or don’t know where to get free Bible activities? Use one of these 5 fun hands-on ideas for Bible crafts and games, perfect for teaching Sunday School, children’s ministry, or children’s church. Scroll down for details about these fun Bible activities for kids now–plus free printables!
Think of at least 3 fun games to play at church!
Can’t come up with any?
Instead of feeling like a hopelessly unprepared Sunday School teacher or children’s church leader, just keep reading–because I’m going to share FIVE fun and easy games, crafts, and activities for kids to use at church. 😉
5 reasons to love these Bible activities for kids
You’ll love these Sunday School and children’s church activity ideas, because you will:
1. Quit stressing about the budget
I’m not a fan of expensive Bible crafts for kids, or Bible games for Sunday School that require all kinds of fancy equipment. Games, crafts, and activities can be fun without breaking the bank. I’ve even included free printables for these activities! 😉
2. Save time with easy, low-prep activities
You’re busy. You’ve got no time to prep. I get it! These Bible activities and crafts come together quickly and easily. You save yourself time with these fun Sunday School games and activities.
3. Make your kids happy
Your kids will be totally pleased when you bring out one of these activities, because they are genuinely fun and very kid-friendly.
4. Feel satisfied that you’re doing a good job
These fun Sunday School and children’s church activities also have one major purpose–to help kids remember the message of God’s Word. Your kids will love the activities, but they’ll also be learning. And you can pat yourself on the back for being a fantastic Bible teacher! 😉
5. Get out of the hot seat!
These activities make you prepared for Sunday School or children’s ministry games and crafts. You won’t be caught off guard when someone asks you to fill in a little extra time. You’ll have confidence that you can come up with meaningful, fun Bible activities for kids–without breaking a sweat.
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5 fun Bible activities for kids
1. Indoor Table Game
This books of the Bible card game works great when you’re stuck inside on a rainy day, or if the sermon’s going long and you have a few extra minutes to fill at the end of your Sunday School class. Plus, it helps your kids remember the order and categories of the books of the Bible! Read more about the indoor table game.
2. Outdoor Active Game
If you can get outside, your kids will LOVE this high-energy version of tag! And as they play, they’ll be reminded that they must choose to accept God’s offer of salvation. Read more about the outdoor active game.
3. Printable Art Project
Want free printables for Sunday School activities? You can have that, too. 😉 You need to do very little prep for this easy printable Bible craft for kids. And your kids end up with a handy, pretty printable that they can use over and over. Read more about the printable art project.
4. Music Activity
Teach your kids one of the well-known and best-loved hymns of the faith through multi-sensory learning with this fun music activity. Your kids will enjoy this fun hands-on activity for church. And meanwhile, you’ll teach them that they can trust God and rely on Him. Read more about the music activity.
5. Hands-On Craft.
Use simple materials to create a beautiful banner that you can use to teach your kids what the Bible says about thankfulness. You’ll even get instructions for a fun activity you can do with this craft after making it. Read more about the hands-on craft.
5 Fun Bible Activities for Kids
And there you have it–five easy, fun ideas for hands-on Bible activities to use at church in your Sunday School or children’s ministry.
What to do with these Bible activities
- Click through to check out the ideas that interest you.
- Order the supplies NOW, so that they’re on hand when you need them.
- Print out the instructions and save them in a file folder so they’re handy.
- Pull them out when you need a cool activity or a fun game to play at church!
And give yourself a pat on the back for being prepared with low cost, low prep, fun, meaningful activities to do with your kids. That’s how to be a great Sunday School teacher! 😉
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And have fun “passing the faith along” to your kiddoes! ❤
I was reading one of your game and I had to use clothespins and o need to mark the books of the Bible on them but I didn’t get the instructions to play the game
Sarah at BibleBaton says
Hi Linda! Thanks for your comment. I think the post you’re describing is the Books of the Bible Clothespin Game. You can find the game instructions here: https://www.biblebaton.com/books-of-the-bible-clothespin-game-kids