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Kids Church

Monday 29 August ~ Sunday 5 September

Kids Church at St Martins St James Church this coming Sunday 5 September, 9am Sunday 5 September

This week the Kid's Church is looking at the story of Joseph from the Bible. Buckle in as we explore his story and how it becomes a story of forgiveness. We are also celebrating Father's Day! I hope you enjoy the following activities!

Rainbow Scavenger Hunt

Find six different things that have the colour of the rainbow. Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, and Violet. Have these ready to show at Kids Church this coming Sunday.

Memory Verse

Isaiah Chapter 41, Verse 10

"So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand."

Here is the verse in a song! this might help you remember it!

Isaiah Chapter 41, Verse 10

Extra Activities


Parent, feel no obligation to do any of the following. These are only some extra ideas if you have the time and energy.

Don't know the story of Joseph? Look it up in the Bible! Genesis Chapter 37 to 45. This is quite a long story, If you like here is a summary below.

The Story of Joseph

If you have lots of time, feel free to watch Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! Below is a free one I found on YouTube

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Or you could rent it off YouTube below

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Make a Father's Day present

Iced Gingerbread Men

A gingerbread men recipe from Chelsea online Iced Gingerbread Men

If you want you could make any shape of gingerbread, or even make a rainbow coat with M&Ms's

Drop Joseph in the Well Game

Drop Joseph from Old Testament, in the well game Drop Joseph in the well

Build a Throne

use whatever you have around the house, lego, or on Minecraft

Make a Chariot

use whatever you have around the house, lego, or on Minecraft

Below is a colouring page of Joesph you can print out

Colouring page of Joesph from Genesis in the Old Testament Joseph

Have an awesome week. See you Sunday!