As you know, due to the Coronavirus Covid-19 it is currently advised that public worship should be postponed. So, as you gather together in your homes as a family this Sunday, please feel free to use these resources with your children to guide your Worship @ Home.
from St John’s Worship Team.
Kids @ Home – Palm Sunday
The beginning of Holy Week
Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord! Hosanna in the highest heaven! MATTHEW 21:9
Choose a word from our Bible text this week. Eg. Hosanna.
Write an acrostic poem using each letter of the word. Encourage your family to work on it together.
Holy is His name
Overjoyed were the crowd
A donkey was His ride
Not a mighty horse
Neel (kneel!!) before him
Play the Jelly Bean Game on the following movie: At the end, try to retell the story using the words that you found…
Print up or draw your own Palm Branch. (Click on link above)
On each leaf, write the name of someone that you would like to pray for this Easter.
Each day, pray for the people on your palm branch. You might also like to give some of them a phone call – especially if they live by themselves. Wish them Happy Easter and let them know that you are praying for them!
Song – make sure you do the actions!!
Find some bits and pieces from around the house.
Make some home-made instruments such as
jar and spoon chimes,
beer bottle wind instruments
Choose your favourite worship song and have a jam together.
A good one to start with is Build Your Kingdom Here by Rend Collective; check out their funky instrument!