Objective: Children will learn that God cares for the
birds and for them.
Stuff you’ll need: Two jar lids for each child, two long
nails with heads, stale doughnuts, string, a hammer, and
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Text: Matthew 6:25-34
Tell kids to:
*Make a hole in the center of each lid by pounding a nail through
and wiggling it around. Pound the sharp edges flat. (Help younger
children do this.)
*Thread the first lid, the doughnut, and the second lid onto the
nail. (See illustration.) Use the pliers to bend the nail tip. Tie
string around the nail head and hang the bird feeder from a
Talk Teasers: (Read the Scripture.) *Ask: How did God use
you today to provide for the birds? What other ways does God
provide for birds’ needs? How does God provide for your needs? Why
does God say you’re more important than the birds? What is
something you’ve been worrying about that you need to trust God to
Close in prayer, citing the things that children mention.