“Jesus and Santa” Cartoon & Coloring Page


This playful coloring sheet and cartoon will help children remember that even Santa (the historical figure) was a follower of Jesus. The dialogue balloon shows Santa saying, “Hear ye HIM, not me.” You can use the coloring sheets as an activity or simply print the full color illustration below to discuss the differences between Jesus […]

Advent Candles Coloring Pages

Advent candles coloring page

This simple coloring sheet can be used to teach children the meaning behind the Advent candles used in many churches. There is room for the children to label each candle with the theme of the week (i.e. hope, peace, etc). This is a departure from my usual humorous cartoon style. I realize many churches in […]

Candy Cane Christmas Games for Sunday School


Themed lessons are ideal for Sunday School–especially during major holidays like Christmas! Delicious and colorful candy canes are easy to find and they make good props for Sunday School lessons and games. Fill in those blank slots in your classroom schedule with candy cane Christmas games. Keep a stash of canes on hand throughout the […]

3 Ways to Tell the Christmas Story


Oh the Nativity! What a magnificent and detailed story we have about God’s love for mankind. It’s a narrative that deserves reverence and a more than a half-hearted, annual re-telling . As children’s ministers, it’s our awesome job to share this wonderful tale of love to our children with as much excitement as we can. […]

“Angels Over Bethlehem” Coloring Page


This free coloring page is the fourth in our new Advent project.  Click here to see all the sheets in this series. The illustration shows an angel singing over the city of Bethlehem on the night of Jesus’ birth. They have come to announce the Savior has come. The caption reads, “Jesus is our Peace.” Simply click […]