Here are some ideas for variations on a traditional game of tag. If you have some extra time in your lesson or program and adequate space then a quick game of tag can be quite enjoyable for your group. Download to discover some great variations.
This project takes you through planning and execution of preparing for and supervising a craft time for the children’s ward in your hospital. A great idea for raising awareness in your teens of those who are dealing with difficult situations. And a great opportunity to let them do something constructive to help others.
Similar to “Love Tokens”, these coupons are for Dad. Help the young people you work with make coupons for Dad’s to redeem Anytime throughout the next year.
This idea was submitted by Major Faith Cameron, Program Coordinator, BC (North) Division.
Create a moment for mom to relax and be still before God with this Mother’s Day idea.
Here’s a simple game that will help you teach children about how God answers prayer.
A simple Father’s Day craft that teaches about the colours of Salvation.
Looking for creative ways to learn more about the young people you work with. Try out some of these great ideas… Download resource to learn more.
There are many things to think about, and this resource provides lots of thought about God’s care throughout our lives. Dealing with Stress, planning for your future are both a part of this package. There is also a puzzle, responsive reading, song history, and more.
A complete program around the subject of hands. Everything you need for the program is included: songs, devotional, games, responsive reading.
Here’s a simple Palm Sunday prayer idea that helps children offer prayers of praise.
Create a visual display of intercessory prayers for friends and family with this “Wall of Love”.
Giving thanks isn’t just for Thanksgiving. We can show our thankfulness all year round with this Tree of Thankfulness.
Here’s a youth group/kids club idea that focuses its activities around pumpkins and encourages us to be God’s light in the world.
Includes: games, story time suggestion, and prayer time ideas. Lights, Pumpkins.
This idea was submitted by Captains Carson & Teresa Decker, Divisional Youth Leaders, BC Division.
A fun program with winter games that can be played inside.
This prayer string of pearls is meant to
be a tangible support for prayer and
meditation, a constant reminder of the basic
belief of Christians. As you feel the touch
of the pearls you concentrate your prayers
around these basics. Supporting each other in prayer.
Fun facts, Games and Devotional for a full Home League Program on the Journey of Growing Old.
A beautiful Easter Worship program including devotional and craft idea for an Easter dish garden.
This Family Winter Fun event has a somewhat Olympic theme to it. Running the race together and helping each other get the prize. Encourage families to work together with games such as:
Synchronized Swimming: Choose two members from each team for this task. Select some type of appropriate music. Let the team go out of the room for two minutes while they work out their “swimming techniques”. They will choose motions as it they were actually in the water swimming. Have judges choose the winning team.
Plan a special night just for the kids to celebrate the joys of winter. Evening should include: games, devotional and food. Here’s a sample game:
Snowball Madness – Divide group into two teams. Each team is given several empty soda cans and one large bag of marshmallows. Each team tries to build an igloo (wall) of cans while the other team tries to knock it down with marshmallows. You will need a center line that the teams cannot cross.
This idea has been submitted by: Captains Carson and Teresa Decker, Sackville Community Church, Maritime Division.
This program can be introduced in the winter months when most people experience cabin fever or it can be a year-round weekly program. Great ideas for fellowship or outreach groups.
A children’s Christmas craft using clothespins. Patterns are included that can be used to make simple Christmas ornaments or fridge magnets during this Christmas season.
Senior’s Resource Kit – Christmas program on the theme: Wrapped for Christmas. Programs includes songs, responsive readings, prayers, games and reflection.
Games and Responsive reading to add to any Christmas program.
How well do you know your Christmas Carols? Here’s an activity you can use at your next Christmas event to test your participants Christmas Carol knowledge.
Ideas for Christmas decor and games for a Christmas party.
A Bible trivia quiz all about angels.
A wonderful “sweet” evening of relaxation and fun while making Christmas preparations. Ladies may take home a handmade gift or two for giving.
This craft idea is perfect leading up to Christmas for teens or womens’ groups. The instructions include a link to a youtube tutorial, and some great ideas on what to do with your stars when finished.
Submitted by the Children & Youth Dept, THQ
A 10 – 15 minutes children’s lesson, great for a children’s time during Church service. Craft, game, lesson. Themed around the idea of the meaning of Jesus’ name.
Submitted by Lieut. Laura Van Schaick