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Theme: Water

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

Water is a significant theme in the Bible, appearing throughout both the Old and New Testaments.

In the Old Testament, water is a symbol of God's power and provision, with the parting of the Red Sea and the crossing of the Jordan River being important events in Israel's history.

Water is also connected to the concept of purity and cleansing, as seen in various rituals of washing and baptism.

In the New Testament, Jesus uses water as a symbol of new life, and the Holy Spirit is often associated with the imagery of living water.

Understanding the theme of water in the Bible offers valuable insights into the nature of God's power, provision, and the ultimate renewal of all things through Christ.

On this page you will find creative ideas, resources and activities relating to water which you can use in your children’s ministry, kid’s church, children’s and youth work or Christian primary school.

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