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Theme: Encouragement

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

Encouragement is a vital theme in the Bible, as we see people encouraging each other in their faith and in life in general. For example, Barnabas was known as the son of encouragement, as he was always there to support and lift up others.

Encouragement is an important aspect of Christian community, and it's important for children to learn how to encourage others and receive encouragement themselves.

Some questions to explore with children include: How can we support and encourage others in our community? What are some ways that we can give confidence and hope to those who are struggling? How can we be open to receiving encouragement from others?

On this page, you will find a variety of creative ideas, resources, and activities related to the theme of encouragement. These resources can be used in a variety of settings, including children's ministry, kid's church, Sunday school, or Christian primary school.

From encouraging notes and cards to activities that build teamwork and cooperation, these resources will help children learn about the importance of encouragement in their lives and in the lives of others.

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