Sunday School Christmas Crafts

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Are you looking for a great craft idea for your Christmas Sunday School lessons? This page lists our Christmas crafts, ideas and projects for kids’ Sunday School.

Christmas Crafts for Sunday School

Simply download the PDF instructions for each project listed below. These include craft examples, supply lists, and step-by-step directions. We also have video demonstrations to help you jump start your craft planning!

Sunday School Christmas Crafts

Simple Advent Crafts for Sunday School

Share these Simple Advent Crafts for Sunday School with your Sunday School class this Advent Seasons. Just download the printable directions below and watch the instructional video. See the download for a full list of materials needed. You’ll be ready to celebrate the coming of Christ this Christmas Season.


Christmas Angels & Shepherds Crafts for Sunday School

Download this classic craft ideas for Christmas Sunday School that feature angels & shepherds. Don’t miss all our Christmas Crafts for Sunday School. All you need is some paper plates, glue, scissors to cut, and kids to decorate these fun sign: Tidings of Joy! Craft Ideas for The Shepherds and Angels The Nativity story of the shepherds […]

Celebrate Jesus the Messiah - Noisemaker Music Craft

“Jesus is the True King!” Christmas Craft

In contrast to King Herod, Jesus was the true king coming into the world to save God’s people. Use these two simple Jesus is King craft projects to help children celebrate the baby Messiah’s birth in Bethlehem. Includes a paper crown and paper plate noise maker idea (perfect for Jesus birthday party) Full list of materials needed in the download below:

nativity scene craft

Nativity Scene Crafts

These homeade manger scene crafts make a fun project for younger children who will enjoy playing through the Christmas story of Jesus birth. Download the nativity craft instructions below and then watch our demonstration video as you prepare to share these homemade Nativity scenes in your children’s Sunday School class.

Celebrate Jesus Crafts

Celebrate Jesus Crafts

These Bible crafts ideas are made for the story of Jesus’ Dedication in the Temple when Anna and Simeon celebrate the coming of the Messiah. This is a perfect follow-up for the weeks after Christmas.

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Christmas time is great for many things, including wonderful songs, stories, snacks, and—of course—crafts! There are plenty of fantastic Christmas crafts, but as we look to Advent as the season of preparation for Christ, we are focusing on activities that look to the importance of this time in the church.

advent coloring pages for christmas

Advent & Christmas Coloring Pages

Our website has over 100 free printables to help kids celebrate the birth of Christ. Each file is easy to download in PDF format and 100% free to use in your children’s ministry and Sunday School craft time! No materials needed, just paper to print and crayons to decorate the pictures. Always a favorite for busy moms! Options for preschool and elementary grade school students. Includes all the symbols and stories of Jesus birth.

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Last Minute Easy Christmas Crafts for kids, Sunday School, Church School, home school, preschool using easy to find supplies you probably have lying around your house, church, or school. After or during the making of these crafts, tell the Christmas story of Christ’s birth to make this a complete activity.

Other Christmas Craft Ideas For Kids

Christmas Time Together is the best place to find free, easy and clear craft projects for children. Your kids will love these art projects. Some craft ideas include: Advent Mural, Angel Tree Ornament, Bead Wreath & Candy Cane, Bell Ornament, Candy Basket, Cookie Cutter Ornament, Christmas Card Ornaments, Christmas Cornucopia, Christmas Cracker, Christmas Piñata, Christmas Place Mats, Clothes Pin Angel and many more. These crafts are free and easy to print off instructions.

Cullen’s Christmas Crafts are free to watch on YouTube. She always does a great job explaining the craft and making it simple to repeat.

Craft Central Station Christmas Idea page offers more great Christmas projects for kids. They offer a wide range of craft, gift, art, and card projects for children.

Danielle’s Place has dozens of free and easy Christmas crafts for children. Some crafts include:Craft Stick Christmas Star Ornament Craft for Kids, Peppermint Candy Frame, Coffee Filter Angel Craft, Ice Cream Cone Christmas Tree Craft, Poinsettia Flower Angel Craft, Picture Frame Christmas Ornament Craft, Lace Angel Craft, Angel Hershey’s Kiss Party Favor Craft, Communion Cup Reindeer, Christmas Candle with Base Craft, Gift Bags with gift tags Craft, CD Christmas Ornament Craft, Nativity Craft, Baby Jesus Envelop Craft, and many printable card crafts in her members area.

The Christmas Zone at is a great place to find crafts and Sunday school lessons about Christmas. They offer many free items, but you’ll need to buy a membership to get full access. I usually look here first when I’m planning a craft for kid’s church.

More Activities and Ideas for Christmas Sunday School

Christmas Activity (John 1:14) Don’t Get Stuck in the Manger

It’s the time of year for Christmas crafts and Christmas plays and Christmas carols. Our lessons are packed with tinsel and glitter. We’re create clay nativity scenes. We’re pretending to be wise men traveling to see Jesus. Use this activity for a teaching moment for children ages 7-11. In many ways, teaching children’s ministry at […]

Christmas Songs for Kids Game Activity

Need to fill in some blank spaces in your children’s ministry lineup? Then we have a Christmas activity games for you. These games will keep kids moving and keep kids focused on Christmas. This game is perfect for children of all ages even preschoolers love it—even if they don’t get all the motions correct. I […]

Christmas Acrostic Poem Activity Sheet

Here is a great Christmas time activity to have your class take part in. Send them home to mom after the lesson. This could be an individual or class project. Simply pass out the worksheet to the children in your class. Have them fill in a blessing for each letter in the word “Christmas”. For example: C=Christ, H=heaven, R=rain, etc. Click here to […]

Christmas Activity Worksheets for Children

These Christmas activity worksheets review four important Bible stories related to Jesus’ birth – Gabriel visits Mary, Jesus is born, the shepherds visit Jesus, and the wise men visit Jesus. They can serve as kids’ bulletins for regular worship or be used in Sunday School or children’s worship. Create a sign in your church […]

Advent Crafts Nativity “Nesting Dolls” Idea for Kids

Mandy came up with a take on a “nesting doll” nativity craft idea. The paper pages could be used to create puzzle pieces or as a progression to discuss Christmas with little ones. Click on the preview image above to download the PDF There are four sheets included in the printable PDF file: Joseph, Mary, Wise Men, Emmanuel […]

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