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Theme: Thankfulness

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

Thankfulness is a central value in the Bible and is an important aspect of Christian life. It is about being grateful for what we have, recognizing the blessings in our lives, and expressing our gratitude to God and others.

For example, the Bible teaches us to give thanks in all circumstances, as Paul says in 1 Thessalonians 5:18. We also see examples of thankfulness in the Bible, such as in Psalms, where the psalmist expresses gratitude for God's blessings and protection.

As children's workers, it is important to help children understand the importance of thankfulness and to encourage them to express gratitude for the blessings in their lives. By doing so, children can learn to be thankful, appreciative, and content, and to recognize the good things in their lives. They can also learn to express their gratitude to God and to others, and to recognize the role of others in their lives.

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

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