Bible Crafts for Kids New Testament

Jesus in the Temple as a Boy Crafts and Activities

Help the story of Jesus in the temple as a boy come alive with Jesus in the temple craft ideas, clever boy Jesus at the temple activities at home or in Sunday School. These Jesus as a child craft and temple crafts for preschoolers work with preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders too.
Help the story of Jesus in the temple as a boy come alive with Jesus in the temple craft ideas, clever boy Jesus at the temple activities at home or in Sunday School. These Jesus as a child craft and temple crafts for preschoolers work with preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders too. 

Boy Jesus in the Temple Sunday School Lesson

For this weeks Sunday School lesson we were learned about Jesus lost in the temple when he was a boy found in Luke 2:41-52. This Bible lesson for kids works for a wide range of ages, but was geared for preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, grade 2, and grade 3 students. WE combined story-telling with boy Jesus in the temple craft, and boy Jesus at the temple activities. Whether you are a parent making Bible stories come alive to your kids or a teacher at church, this temple crafts for preschoolers is perfect for helping kids remember the storeis from the Bible about Jesus.

Why was Jesus’ visit to the temple important?

Jesus showed that He is God’s Son and that He came to do God’s will.

Jesus in the temple craft

For this simple to make Bible craft all you will need is a piece of construction paper, 4×9” envelope, jumbo craft sticks, markers, and a glue stick per person.

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Glue the back and flap of a 4”x9” plain white envelope on any color construction paper.

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Jesus lost in the temple craft

Now use a marker to make doors and a cross over the top of the church envelope.

psalm 122 bible craft for kids

Jesus at the temple craft

Provide a label with the verse on it for kids to affix to the top right of their church craft.

“Let us go to the house of the LORD.” Psalm 122:1

jesus in the temple as a boy sunday school craft

Jesus as a child craft

Then have kids decorate a jumbo craft stick for each member of their family. You can use google eyes and yarn for hair or make it simple by just using markers.  The family will sit nicely in the church envelope.

STEM - 12 Maze Activities for Kids

Boy jesus at the temple activities

During the opening time we had 5 different STEM mazes for the kids to navigate. The kids had a blast with these Jesus as a boy activities to help them start thinking about gettign lost.

When we came together for music and the Bible story we explained that Mary and Joseph had to find their way to Jesus whom they accidentally left at the temple. Then we did our Jesus as a child craft to help them have something to take home as a conversation start to what we learned in Sunday School today.

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Learn the Books of the Bible

Here are several fun activities we’ve used to help the kids learn the books of the Bible. They are well suited to most kids in elementary school. You may also like or Books of the Bible Snack or the Books of the Bible bulletin board.

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About the author

Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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