Learning of God's provision through a tasty Bible activity and
Theme: God's provision
Text: Matthew 14:14-19
Preparation: Bring a basket with whole graham
crackers covered by a napkin and one whole graham cracker on top of
The Message: Let's share this graham cracker
while I tell you a story from the Bible about a boy who shared his
lunch with a great crowd of people. (Paraphrase the Bible story as
children share the graham cracker.)
How did it feel to share the graham cracker with each other? How
do you think the boy felt who shared his lunch with the crowd of
people? How did Jesus multiply the boy's lunch to feed
Hey! Look at all these other graham crackers! (Lift the napkin
and show kids the other graham crackers.) Let's share these graham
crackers with others.
Let's pray. Father, thank you for giving us food and everything
we need. Amen.
Go back to your seat and share your graham cracker with the
people around you. (Give each child a graham cracker.)
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