Children’s Sermon: Seeing things differently

Children’s Sermon: Seeing things differently

Some scientists placed some everyday objects under a microscope. Show the children the photos and encourage them to guess what they think the objects might be. Human tongue Chocolate Cake A single droplet of sea water A butterfly wing Banana We can all look at the...
More Than A Bar of Soap

More Than A Bar of Soap

This is a script for a children’s talk adapted from Rob Bell’s book Drop Like Stars. I gave each child a bar of soap at the beginning of the talk. Some artists were given bars of soap (just like the ones you’re holding) with the challenge of seeing...
Object Lesson Heavy Weights

Object Lesson Heavy Weights

Object Lesson: Heavy Weights Ask for some volunteers to help with a challenge – they need to be super strong! Challenge: How long can you hold two 2 liter bottles filled with water. While holding the bottles the volunteers have to keep their arms straight. Each...
Children’s Session Don’t Be Afraid

Children’s Session Don’t Be Afraid

Children’s Session – Don’t be Afraid This is a session designed to encourage children and volunteers to talk about the things that they are worried by, stressed by or fearful of and give some practical ways to negotiate these. Introductory Activities...
The Fair Eggs-periment

The Fair Eggs-periment

This is a simple object lesson that helps children and young people explore the concept of fairness. We all know that life isn’t always fair at times. Materials: Clear drinking glass filled with one cup of water, fresh egg, ¼ cup salt, a permanent marker, and a...
Water tricks

Water tricks

Looking for an object lesson or children’s talk that will capture your children’s imagination? These cool water tricks could be an ideal way of introducing Jesus’ miracles or helping young people consider the theme of making  the impossible possible....