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Saturday, February 18, 2012

"Fishers of Men" Bible Craft

I love to have some kind of craft or activity to go with our Bible time. In my own quiet time I've been drawn to the book of Mark, and began reading. I love how it's written. It's straightforward and easy for me to understand for the kids.

We read from Mark 1 last week, and made this craft. I thought I'd share. When I new I wanted to make something fun, I went straight to Pinterest, and found a few ideas, and was inspired by this one

I figured we could come up with something similar using supplies we had on hand. Craft time is so much better when you don't have to buy stuff!

Here's what we used...
Bible
Jumbo Popsicle sticks
gingerbread cookie cutters
scissors
glue
yarn
constructions paper (or card stock would be best)
and then of course...
pencils
markers
crayons
and whatever else you wish

We used the gingerbread cutters as stencils to make the men (and women). Then, we "dressed" them up a bit.

Cut them out and glue onto construction paper.

For the net? I glued the strands of yarn like this...


Let dry. Then I weaved yarn through and tied at each end to make a "net".















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6 Comments:

At February 18, 2012 at 10:50 AM , Anonymous Cindi said...

What a cute project! I hope you keep and treasure it as it will be a nice reminder of a special time. :)

 
At February 18, 2012 at 2:52 PM , Blogger Melissa Maloney said...

Awesome project!

 
At February 18, 2012 at 5:15 PM , Blogger MiMi said...

Oh that's a really cute project!!

 
At February 19, 2012 at 6:52 PM , Blogger Missy | Literal Mom said...

What a cute idea!

 
At February 21, 2012 at 10:08 AM , Blogger Dionne said...

Love this craft! Too cute...I am going to have to borrow it if you don't mind. Thanks for sharing.

 
At February 21, 2012 at 5:08 PM , Blogger Sennie said...

Such a great project! Very cute.
Here from the Hop.

 

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