Bible Puzzle “Love Maze”

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Work the maze and learn some words from 1 Corinthians 13 that describe love. Click on the preview above for the printable PDF document. This is part of a series called Bible Puzzle with a variety of different puzzles. Besides pencils, some need Bibles, crayons, and/or scissors and glue. Some are easier or harder than others. … [Read more...]

Love One Another (Valentine’s Day Lesson)

Bible Lesson: Love One Another

One of the greatest commands that God has given us is to love one another. But what does this look like in our lives? This is the question that this lesson attempts to answer. The Bible gives us lots of commandments, such as to tell others about Jesus and give to the poor. Of all of these commands the greatest is to love one another. Everything we do must be done in love. 1 … [Read more...]

Conversations with God: Valentine’s Day Bible Lesson

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With Valentine’s Day upon us, we are reminded of God’s never-ending and unfailing love for us. Secularly Valentine’s Day is used to show those who we love romantically how much they mean to us, but this lesson uses it as a way to show God’s children how much He loves us.  God’s love far exceeds any other type of love.  Conversation Hearts are a popular candy on Valentine’s … [Read more...]

Valentine Photo Booth Ideas for Kids

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No matter how carefully I plan, I nearly always have some extra time left in my kids' church, even after the lesson components. As Pastor Bill Wilson once said, "If you don't put on a program for your kids, they'll put one on for you." The idea of "free time" in class is great but even these social opportunities need some structure or purpose. So what's the solution? I find a … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Bulletin Board Idea for Church

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Valentine's Day is a great holiday to teach our kids about the true meaning of love. The world wants them to think love is this superficial, conditional type feeling that we should be striving to have on Valentine's Day so that we can get a box of chocolates. Well, that's not what God says about love. There are so many verses in the Bible that teach us what love is. Decorating … [Read more...]