A fun Bible activity created to to teach your children’s
ministry kids a sweet lesson.
Prepare one grab bag with several different kinds of candy —
sweet, sour, hot, and dark-chocolate — for every four kids. Form
groups of four and give each group a grab bag. Have children take
turns reaching into the bag for one candy. When each child has a
treat, explain that the candies represent different kinds of
Use the following examples to lead kids in prayer.
Sweet candy — thank God for a “sweet time” in
Sour candy — ask God to help you add sweetness
to someone else’s day.
Hot candy — ask God to keep you excited about
Dark-chocolate candy — pray for someone who’s
going through a difficult time.
Adapted from Hooray! Let’s Pray! by Lois Keffer (Group
Publishing, Inc.) Please keep in mind that phone numbers,
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