Houses Jesus visited – the home he never visited! (video)

This is the last short story in this series. The house that Jesus never visited!

Zacchaeus story video and craft

Zacchaeus story video and craft idea… Read More Zacchaeus story video and craft

Homes Jesus visited – Simon’s Mother in law (video)

This is my third video story for younger children. The pictures are from Free Bible Images and the words are my own. Feel free to share.

Homes Jesus visited – Mary and Martha (video)

I’ve had a go at making a short video to share with our toddler group parents. If you like it and want to use it feel free! I’m still learning how to do this so any hints and tips welcome 🙂 The pictures are from Free Bible Images. The words are my own.

Man with four friends craft

Sometimes it’s nice to make a craft that you can also use for telling and retelling the Bible story. The story is from Matthew 9:1-8; Mark 2:1-12 and Luke 5:17-26. For the craft we made the man’s mat by decorating sugar paper with large pieces of tissue paper and then we made a man –… Read More Man with four friends craft

Mary and Martha

In Luke 10:38-42 we meet Mary and Martha. They are two grown up sisters living in Bethany. They are mentioned three times in the Life of Jesus. You can also read about them in John 11 – when their brother Lazarus is bought back to life – and in John 12 – when Mary anoints… Read More Mary and Martha

Jairus’s daughter – Luke 8 Bible story – homes Jesus visited

Meet Jairus! To tell the story from Luke 8 I used some simple pictures. I introduced ‘Jairus’ first and asked the children to repeat his name and say hello. The pictures I used were a selection of symbols and a photo of a house that I made from a shoe box, and one phrase. I… Read More Jairus’s daughter – Luke 8 Bible story – homes Jesus visited

Simon’s mother in law – homes Jesus visited

This is a simple craft/story telling prop idea for the story of Simon Peter’s mother-in-law being healed of a fever. (Mark 1:29-31) The bed is made from an egg box and the people from cardboard rolls. The Story from Mark 1:29-31 ‘Jesus had met some fishermen by the lake of Galilee. Do you know what… Read More Simon’s mother in law – homes Jesus visited

The man with four friends – duplo storytelling – homes Jesus visited

One of the homes Jesus visited was the place where the paralysed man was healed. Luke 5:17- 26. If you look very closely you can just see crowds of people in the model of the house. To tell the story to young children you could use lego duplo figures.( Of course avoid the clearly identifiable charcters such… Read More The man with four friends – duplo storytelling – homes Jesus visited