A thoughtful card is a wonderful way to commemorate special days like Father’s Day. What a great time to teach kids to honor their fathers! Use the verses to show kids that God is their Heavenly Father and that He loves them! If you’ve decided to lead your kids in a Dad’s Day card craft, have some of these original poems and treasured Bible verses on hand. Print them out on card stock or on colorful paper. Kids can cut and glue the verses and poems they like most, then take them home to Dad. Don’t forget to tweak a few for grandfathers since Grandpa pays a big role in some families.
I love it when my Daddy
Picks me up in his arms
When Daddy is close by
He keeps me from harm
Thank you God for Daddy
He’s the best Dad in the world!
May God bless my Dad
He’s a good, good man
Dear God, bless my Dad
By your mighty hand!
I love you Dad
You’ve been there for me
Whenever I fall down and skin my knee
I love you Dad
You always make me smile
Especially when you hold me and call me your child
Father’s Day Verses
“Honor your father and mother’–which is the first commandment with a promise…” Ephesians 6:2 (NIV)
“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights…” James 1:17 (NIV)
“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ!” 1 Peter 1:3 (NIV)
“Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Cor. 1:3 (NIV)
“Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, ‘Abba, Father.” Galatians 4:6 (NIV)
“Listen to your father, who gave you life…” Proverbs 23:22 (NIV)
Help your children celebrate Father’s Day with keepsakes that Dad will keep forever.