Category Archives: family Christmas ideas

Star Christmas decoration to make – using lollipop sticks

Lots of sequins are needed for this simple star shaped decoration for the Christmas Tree! You will also need PVA glue Paint – I used yellow but you can use any colour poster paint Sequins ‘Joy to the World’ mini … Continue reading

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How to make a shepherd

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Make a Paper Plate Christingle for 7-11 year olds

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Angel!

There are lots of Bible stories that include angels so this craft isn’t just for Christmas! But obviously we often make angel crafts at Christmas so here is a paper plate angel that stands up and could be used as … Continue reading

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Family Advent Calendar

It isn’t quite time for Christmas – but if you want to get a head start on advent this is a ‘make your own advent calendar’. One symbol for each day with a Bible reference to read as a family. … Continue reading

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The Angel visits Mary

Bible story – from Luke 1:26-38. (Include actions in the story if you can – ask the children and adults to join in) One day Mary was at home. It was just an ordinary day. Mary was cleaning the house … Continue reading

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Jesus is born – craft

We made these last year and in a couple of weeks time will make them again at our Holiday Bible Club Christmas Special. The paper plate is cut to form a simple manger shape and then the plate is decorated … Continue reading

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Paper Plate Christingle

I so wanted to make something like this last year but just ran out of time. So this year I was determined to make a craft focusing on Christingle. This is not necessarily instead of making the real thing. This … Continue reading

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Advent calendar day 12

  Luke 2:1 ‘In those days a decree went out from Casear Augustus that all the world should be registered’ Craft Idea – make some Christmas Tree decorations with Hama beads There are lots of ideas for hama bead creations … Continue reading

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Super-easy icicle Christmas tree decoration

I found this decoration idea on Pinterest. Take a look at the original by Happy Hooligans here. It is so simple and easy to make but also looks great. There is no need for glue or paint either! All you … Continue reading

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