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Theme: Emotions

Emotions in the Bible: Creative activities for your children's ministry

Emotions play a significant role in the Bible, and they are a valuable topic for children to learn about. The Bible shows a wide range of emotions, including joy, love, anger, fear, sadness, and peace. It teaches us that it is okay to have emotions and that God cares about how we feel.

For example, in the book of Psalms, the psalmists often express their emotions to God, showing that He is a safe place to turn to in times of emotional distress.

Children's workers can help kids understand emotions by teaching them that emotions are a normal part of life and that God cares about how they feel. They can encourage kids to express their emotions to God and to others in healthy ways and to seek His comfort and peace in difficult times.

By learning about emotions in the Bible, children can develop a deeper understanding of themselves and others, and can learn how to handle their emotions in a way that honors God.

On this page you will find creative ideas, resources and activities relating to the topic of emotions which you can use in your Bible lessons, kidmin, kid’s ministry, elementary school or homeschooling. 

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