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Thanksgiving: It’s an ugly day for many kids

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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, children’s ministry leaders and teachers are thinking about how to teach the children under their care about God’s view of giving thanks. At first blush, it seems simple. For example, we might ask the children to think about what they are thankful for. Cool toys, a nice house, the latest […]

Free Thanksgiving Coloring Pages for Kids

Thankfulness coloring sheet

Enjoy these free Thanksgiving coloring pages created by Mandy Groce. It can double as a Thanksgiving craft and learning activity to help children think about specific blessings in their lives.  This would be the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving Sunday School lesson. I plan to use it in my children’s church during November. Directions: To download […]

Thanksgiving Ideas for Children’s Ministry


Over the years, we have created several free resources related to Thanksgiving. This page links to those materials so you can put together a special Bible lesson, craft, or activity for you children’s ministry.  Be sure to check back, we will be adding new content to here as we add it to the website. Thanksgiving […]

Thanksgiving Lesson for Children’s Church

This Bible lesson about Thanksgiving was first used in our Sunday morning children’s church with Kindergarten – 6th grade students. It could also work as a Thanksgiving Sunday School lesson or any other children’s ministry teaching time. Be sure to modify it for your ministry context. Leave any suggestions or fresh ideas in the comment […]

Thanksgiving Bible Verses

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In America, we celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday on the 4th Thursday in November. This is based on a strong Christian tradition of giving thanks to God. Here is a list of Bible quotes about thankfulness. You can use these verses with your Thanksgiving craft projects at church or home. This is a great opportunity to […]