Finding ideas for creating crafts can sometimes be difficult and very overwhelming. There are hundreds of ideas out there but how do you know where to start. Paper bible crafts can really supplement your lessons and help bring extra understanding for the children. There are also some fun paper crafts you can use at home for some fun family time. Whether you’re looking for something to help with a lesson, or something you can use with the family here are some ideas for paper bible crafts.
With several different themes, stories, and parables running throughout the bible it is much easier to find crafts if you can figure out which lesson, story, or parable you are teaching or using with your family. This article will give some of the more commonly known parables and some paper crafts that you can use with them.
Parable of the Lost Sheep
In the bible the parable of the lost sheep is fairly well known. One sheep is lost from the flock and the Shepherd still goes and finds it to bring it back. The symbolism behind this story is even more significant as one lost soul among so many others is still important to the Lord. Here is an idea to go along with this parable:
Instructions for the project:
Have children cut out their own sheep all white except for one. They can decorate the white sheep with white cotton balls and draw faces on them. They can also cut out a Shepherd. The black sheep is used to portray differences among the sheep and is obviously the one who gets “lost.” But the Shepherd still loves the sheep and wants it to be part of his flock.