Childrenas Activities for the Christian Year by Delia Halverson offers Sunday school teachers and leaders of childrenas ministries practical information and activities on the cycle of the Christian church calendar. Useful, easy-to-use guidance, resources, and reproducible pages help new and veteran childrenas leaders interpret the meaning of the Christian year for children from preschool through elementary age. Each chapter includes: Brief information about the season/celebration, its origin, and its meaning. An introduction to the symbols and colors of each season/celebration Learning activities such as art, writing, crafts, drama, stories, and music Reproducible pages including puzzles, litanies, songs, and readings Active games Worship suggestions In addition to chapters on the Christian year as a whole and Sundays (mini-Easters), the book is organized by the following seasons and holy days: Advent and Christmas Epiphany Season after Epiphany (Ordinary Time) Ash Wednesday, Lent, and Holy Week Eastertide Pentecost Season after Pentecost (Kingdomtide) Other Special Days (Trinity Sunday, Worldwide Communion Day, All Saintsa Day, Thanksgiving) By combining ready-to-use advice and activities, Childrenas Activities for the Christian Year is destined to become an essential guide in every childrenas ministry resource library.Two turtle doves Old and New Testaments, witnesses of God Three French hens Faith, Hope, Love (1 Corinthians 13:13) ... (Genesis 1) Seven swans Seven gifts of the Holy Spirit (Romans a-swimming 12:6-8 and 1 Corinthians 12:8-11) Eightanbsp;...
|Title||:||Children's Activities for the Christian Year|
|Publisher||:||Abingdon Press - 2004-10-01|