Giveaway: Books of the Bible Flash Cards

We’re excited to add some new “printed” products to the Sunday School Store. This post is your chance to win a copy of both the Old Testament & New Testament cards for your ministry (or family). Watch the video below Leave me a comment about how this resource would help your ministry. New week, I’ll draw a random winners to … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Pentecost “Book of Acts” Coloring Page

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This free coloring page is based on the book of Acts. It discusses scenes from the early church. The coloring pages are free to download and print. They are intended for use in children’s ministry classes. It’s one part of our series of illustrations for each book of the Bible. The illustration shows scenes from the early church, including Pentecost, Paul’s … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Elijah Coloring Page

Use this coloring page when teaching about Elijah, the prophet featured prominently the book of Kings. His ministry was during a dark time in Israel’s history and he often was the messenger of God’s judgement. This is another illustration in our Bible Heroes Coloring Book. This line art illustration shows Elijah with hands raised in prayer. Visual elements of a raven, … More Children’s Ministry Resources

We Love Bible Games Central

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If you need a scripture based game to boost your Bible lesson, be sure to search the free Bible Games Central website. They have hundreds of fun group activities organized by scripture and topic. Here are a few of our favorites. Free Printable Activities from Bible Games Central Books of the Bible Games These Books of the Bible Games are … More Children’s Ministry Resources

“Exodus” Lesson from the BIBLE Curriculum

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God rescues! God saves! These are powerful themes kids need to learn by heart. Download the free sample lesson on the book of EXODUS from the top rated BIBLE Curriculum by Bethany Darwin. What churches are saying about the BIBLE Curriculum by Bethany Darwin Here are a few reviews from teachers using this curriculum in their children’s ministry. See more … More Children’s Ministry Resources

The BIBLE Curriculum from Bethany Darwin

The Bible Curriculum

We’re excited to introduce the new BIBLE curriculum from our longtime author Bethany Darwin. Watch the video below and leave a comment to let us know what you think. This exciting new curriculum will get kids into the BIBLE like never before – one book at a time over the course of 52 weeks.  This is UNIT 1 with 13 lessons … More Children’s Ministry Resources

8 Books of the Bible Games

8 Games for Teaching the Books of the Bible

I hope you don’t mind, but I’m going to hop up on my soap box for a few minutes. Let’s talk about Bibles and technology. Don’t get me wrong, I’m currently sitting here with my iPhone (with the Bible app open) serving as a hotspot for my macbook so I can write this article. And, once this article is published, … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Craft Project: Coloring T-Shirts

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The Sunday School Store has just released this fun and affordable t-shirt craft project for your children’s ministry. Kids will love designing their own shirts and remember this fun project for years to come. How cool — they can wear it and spread an uplifting message from God’s Word. “Shine for Jesus” Coloring T-Shirt The Shine t-shirt has the text … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Lesson: The Transfiguration of Jesus

Use this children’s Sunday School lesson to teach kids the importance of obeying Jesus. Needed: Bibles, a volunteer to play Peter (You can do this yourself if you want.), playing cards of UNO cards or Go Fish! cards Lesson Read Matthew 17:1-9 or summarize it with the following script. Peter: Hi, friends! I’m Peter. I was one of Jesus’ disciples, … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Free Bible Lessons for Kids

Teach children to love God’s Word with these free Bible lessons and resources from Ministry to Children. Find engaging lessons for toddlers to preteens, covering topics like Jesus’ life, the Armor of God, and the Fruit of the Spirit. New Kids’ Bible Lessons Free PDF Children’s Ministry Lesson Plans Free Bible Studies for Kids Download over 700+ Bible lesson plans … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Free Sunday School Lessons for Kids

Sunday School Lessons for Kids

Download this week’s 100% free Sunday School lesson or find your next Sunday School curriculum series—printable Bible study lessons and activities in Children’s Ministry. Search by scripture, Bible story, or theme. Sunday School Lesson This Week (June 16th, 2024) 👔 This week, we’re teaching a Father’s Day Sunday School Lesson. Use it in your Sunday School or Kids’ Church on … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Free Easter Bible Word Search Printable PDF

As we approach the beautiful season of Easter, a time of reflection and celebration, I’m thrilled to share a special gift with all of you – a Free Easter Bible Word Search Printable PDF. This isn’t just any ordinary word search; it’s a journey through the heart of the Bible, designed to bring the stories and teachings of our faith … More Children’s Ministry Resources

April Fools Day Coloring Pages (with Bible Wisdom)

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April Fools day is a fun day for kids to play little jokes on each other. Here are 3 cartoon style coloring pages that deal with foolishness from a biblical perspective. We also have the Proverbs coloring page from our Books of the Bible Collection. The download below includes all four coloring sheets in a mini-coloring book. Read more Bible … More Children’s Ministry Resources

25 FREE Bible Verse Word Search Puzzles

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Kids need to memorize God’s Word. So why not make it a fun Bible word search activity sheet? This new download is the only one (to my knowledge) that gives you the complete text of different memory verses AND in three different Bible translations. The cool part? It’s a free download. The NIV version is below or choose the NIV … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Ruth Coloring Page

Ruth Bible Coloring Page

Teach about Ruth with this coloring page. “RUTH” is another illustration in our new Bible Heroes Coloring Book. This line art illustration shows the young woman working in the fields. It features the name “Ruth” in block letters and a scripture reference. Download the PDF coloring page below or click on the large image to directly print the JPEG image. About … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Lesson: The Calling of Matthew

Use this children’s Sunday School lesson on the calling of Matthew to show kids that Jesus is always ready to give us second chances and that He can change any of us for the better. Needed: Bibles, pennies or playing cards, some type of game cards or soft balls or paper wads, construction paper, scissors, and decorating materials Intro Game: … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Lesson: John the Baptist is Born

Use this children’s Sunday School lesson to teach kids about how Luke wrote his gospel and about the obedience of Zechariah during the birth of John the Baptist. Needed: Clue hunt around the church, volunteers to play Zechariah and Elizabeth, Zechariah’s writing tablet, drawing paper and crayons or colored pencils, stapler or hole punch and string, optional craft foam Game: … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Announcing: Big Truth Bible Lesson from Bethany Darwin

We are thrilled to announce that our curriculum writer, Bethany Darwin, is embarking on an exciting new project! You may know her name from all her lessons on Ministry-To-Children and curriculum on the Sunday School Store. As an author and ministry leader, Bethany has already made a profound impact on the lives of countless children and their families. But with … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Lesson: King Josiah and the Case of the Missing Bible

Use this children’s Sunday School lesson about King Josiah to teach kids about the importance of studying the Bible. Needed: Bibles, strips of paper with clues written on them, construction paper, hole punches, ribbon, and craft supplies Intro Game 1: The Case of the Missing Bible Prepare a clue hunt around the church or your meeting area. The clues can … More Children’s Ministry Resources

Lesson: Philip Teaches the Ethiopian about Jesus

Use this children’s Sunday School lesson to teach kids about the need to tell others about Jesus. Needed: Bibles, slips of paper with prophecies about Jesus written on them Intro Activity: Christian Story Interview  Have students pair up and ask each other the following questions. They’ll then present their partner’s answers as a reporter. They can write the answers down … More Children’s Ministry Resources