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Welcome to our Creative Bible Study blog - a Christian blog dedicated to getting believers excited about God's Word and all it holds.

We will update you on any new and exciting additions to our site as well as highlight items you might otherwise miss.

Have you ever wondered if you were "creative?" Well, God is and we each were created in His image. Today is your day to be creative as you let the truth of God's Word impact your life and the lives of those around you.

The dictionary defines creative as: cre·a·tive 1. having the quality or power of creating. 2. resulting from originality of thought, expression, etc.; imaginative: creative writing. 3. originative; productive (usually fol. by of). 4. Facetious. using or creating exaggerated or skewed data, information, etc.: creative bookkeeping.

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Sep 20, 2023

Object Lesson with Glue - God's Holy Spirit Makes Us Stronger

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Help students understand that when we have Jesus in our life, His Holy Spirit makes us stronger even though we can't see Him. This object lesson for kids uses school glue along with Ephesians 3:16 and the story of Samson.

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Sep 11, 2023

Bible Lesson for Kids from The Rainbow Fish Book

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Use the children's book, "The Rainbow Fish," to teach a creative & simple Bible lesson for kids! Connected with Bible verses & activities for lessons on sharing, pride & our need for community & friendship.

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Aug 15, 2023

Free Youth Bible Study Lessons

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Needing creative Bible study lessons for youth that are engaging...and free?! We have located some of the best youth Bible study lessons, activities, games & more!

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Aug 10, 2023

Free Preschool Bible Lessons & Bible Study Ideas

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Are you tired of searching through hundreds of pages to find quality, FREE ideas to teach preschool Bible lessons? Make us your one stop for all your Bible study needs!

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Aug 07, 2023

Object Lessons - The Pencil Story with Scriptures

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A simple pencil can teach several wonderful object lessons of God's truth which kids, youth & adults will remember! Includes The Pencil Story, Scriptures & more!

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Jul 31, 2023

14 Back-to-School Object Lessons

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School supplies like pencils, crayons, notebooks, glue, scissors, backpacks, etc. can point kids to Jesus! Use these 14 back to school object lessons to help kids learn Biblical truths they can remember during their school days all year long!

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Jul 25, 2023

The Best Christian Kids Books with Reviews & Lessons

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The best Christian kids books open up wonderful Bible lessons & conversations in addition to the enjoyment of reading a book! They can paint word pictures of God's love!

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Jul 10, 2023

A Youth Bible Lesson on Lamentations - When We Are Sad

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The book of Lamentations is called a song of sorrows. This youth Bible lesson teaches how when we are sad, God invites us to come to Him. Adaptable for both teens or children as well as adults.

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Jun 19, 2023

Free Bible Study Lessons from the Beach

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Summer vacation at the beach is a prime time to "I Spy" God's object lessons as a family or bring the beach to your class! God uses His creation to teach us more about Himself! The beach is a great place to experience these free Bible study lessons for the summer!

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Jun 07, 2023

Kids Bible Lessons - You Can Be a Hero for God!

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Using comic superheroes along with SUPER Bible heroes, these kids Bible lessons teach kids how to be a hero for God! Compare Spiderman Peter Parker with Peter the disciple or the Hulk with Samson to learn applicable Bible truths for real life and Jesus as the ultimate hero!

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May 24, 2023

Teach a Bible Lesson Using Games!

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In this guest post, Alvin Gan of Bible Games Central explains how to creatively use games in a Bible lesson to impart God's truth and make disciples.

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May 19, 2023

Free VBS Themes & Lessons

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Vacation Bible School is the number one evangelistic tool for churches to reach children! This year you may be helping families navigate this at home. These fun, creative VBS themes will excite kids to know Jesus & grow in their faith whether at church, camp or home!

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May 05, 2023

Invisible Mom - Encouragement for Mothers

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Have you ever felt like an invisible mom? Be encouraged by this uplifting story, "The Invisible Woman," that can be used as a women's ministry monologue or skit. Ladies, we are building temples!

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Apr 05, 2023

Easter Object Lesson - Empty to Filled


Share the Gospel with a fun Easter object lesson using Easter eggs! Great to use before an Easter egg hunt for family or church or as a stand alone lesson for kids, youth or adults!

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Apr 04, 2023

Bible Story of Easter - Interactive for Kids

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The true story of Easter straight from the Bible text in a way for children to not only understand but also to participate! Interactive clauses invite kids to become part of the story to keep them engaged & help them remember all that happened that week of the first Easter.

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Apr 03, 2023

The Easter Story with Resurrection Eggs


An interactive Easter story with Bible verses to go along with Resurrection Eggs or objects!! Kids participate with actions as the Bible story of Easter is told!

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Apr 01, 2023

Christian Easter Games - Fun for Family or Church!

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Celebrate the true meaning of Easter while having fun with these Christian Easter games! An Easter game can bring excitement & fun to Bible lessons & family activities when sharing the Easter story!

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Mar 29, 2023

12 Christian Easter Object Lessons!

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Easter eggs, candy & colors can all be used to teach wonderful Christian Easter object lessons celebrating Jesus & His resurrection! Great Easter Bible lessons for church & family!

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Mar 28, 2023

Quick Object Lessons - Sermons for Kids in a Bag

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These 12 quick object lessons are perfect for children's sermons, Sunday school, family worship, youth & more! Most will even fit into a bag for a fun surprise!

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Mar 27, 2023

The Gospel Egg - Filled with the Easter Story


Instead of a golden or surprise egg for your Easter Egg Hunt, create your own Easter story Gospel Egg! Make one for a Christian "Golden Egg" for your Easter egg hunt or small ones as a family or class Easter craft activity & share the Gospel with others!

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Mar 24, 2023

Easter Lesson for Youth or Older Kids - "Secret Service Agents"

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This free Easter lesson for youth takes a look through the Gospel of John focusing on Jesus' model of serving others at the Last Supper and includes interactive ideas and a printable lesson plan.

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Mar 21, 2023

Free Easter Lessons for Youth & Kids

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These interactive Easter lessons for youth & older kids tie in practical ideas for us to live out Easter all year round! These include - "The Wow of Easter," "Becoming a Secret Service Agent," "Who Jesus is."

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Mar 20, 2023

Countdown to Easter Bible Study Lessons

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Countdown to Easter (free Ebook) with 10 interactive Easter Bible study lessons for family or small group! Use for personal adult Bible study, then turn around & teach these truths to your kids!

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Mar 08, 2023

How to Study the Bible in Six Simple Steps

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This quick Bible study tutorial includes suggestions to help you learn how to study the Bible with links to free online Bible study & tools along with practical ideas for daily Bible reading!

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Mar 07, 2023

Christian Easter Egg Hunt Ideas - Share Jesus!

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Planning an Easter egg hunt at church or home? Add faith-filled fun with these Christian Easter egg hunt ideas to share the Gospel with kids, youth & adults! Object lessons, games & more!

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Mar 02, 2023

Dr Seuss Bible Lessons from his Books

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Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss! Did you know books such as "Horton Hears a Who." "The Sneetches," & others can be paired with Bible truths to create Dr Seuss Bible Lessons for kids or youth!? These are great for family time, Sunday school or any church ministry!

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Feb 07, 2023

You Are Special Bible Lesson on Identity - I am Incredible!

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I am incredible because God created me in His image! This You are Special Bible lesson uses verses from Psalm 139, Genesis & John with an object lesson & game!

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Feb 06, 2023

Valentine's Day Bible Study Lessons, Object Lessons & More!

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Valentine's Day is the perfect time to teach about God's love through Bible study & object lessons, Bible verses on love, & other free Valentine cards & printables!

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Feb 01, 2023

Fun Science Object Lesson for Valentine's Day!

Teach kids about the importance of sharing God's love with others with this Christian object lesson for Valentine's Day! Very simple using a red marker & paper towel!

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Jan 23, 2023

Encouraging Book for Kids on Belonging

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This wonderful book for kids, "Eyes that Kiss in the Corners", is about a little Asian girl who finds her special uniqueness is also a trait of belonging she shares with family and her culture! A great book filled with beautiful descriptions & illustrations!

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Jan 16, 2023

Godprints - 10 Minute Devotions

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These fun daily devotions for adults or youth are perfect for busy lives wanting to stay focused on God. Let everyday objects point you to Godprints all around & connect you with His Word.

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Jan 11, 2023

A Winter Object Lesson Using the Science of a Snowflake


God's ability to take a speck of dust and create a snowflake makes a wonderful object lesson using snow to give a Bible lesson on forgiveness & salvation! This also makes a fun short devotion to share with adults & youth.

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Jan 10, 2023

Bible Names of God with Meanings & Bible Verses


The meanings of the Bible names of God help us to know Him. They help us discover His attributes & character; we can call Him by name in prayer for our every need.

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Dec 29, 2022

A New Year - Don't Leave Christmas Behind!

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During the Christmas season we tend to be kinder, more patient, generous, grateful and joyful in anticipation of the season. Here are 6 ways to take Christmas into this New Year!

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Dec 27, 2022

One Year Bible Reading Plan

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Take the challenge & read through the Bible in a year; you won't regret it! There are a variety of options for a one year Bible reading plan that are creative and keep it interesting!

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Dec 20, 2022

Countdown Christmas Devotion #20 - White


Dreaming of a White Christmas? Let this Christmas devotion remind us of all that a White Christmas truly means - HOPE!

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Dec 16, 2022

A Christmas Object Lesson - Jingle Bells & Joy!

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Use jingle bells to teach a Christmas object lesson of how our joy comes from within. Life may shake us up, but if we have Jesus in our hearts, we can hear His song of joy!

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Dec 15, 2022

Christmas Scavenger Hunt - Seeking Jesus!

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A Christmas Scavenger Hunt can be a fun activity to add to any family time or group event. Here are a few using the Christmas Story, Bible verses & more! All are adaptable for kids, youth or adults!

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Dec 13, 2022

A Christmas Story Bible Lesson - The Innkeeper

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Although the Innkeeper is never actually mentioned in the Christmas story found in Luke, there is much we can learn from him like finding room for Jesus in the midst of our busy. This Christmas Bible study includes all ages with activities.

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Dec 12, 2022

Christmas Bible Study for Kids & Youth - Stinky Shepherds

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Using our sense of smell discover the joy of Christmas through the shepherd's story! This Christmas Bible study for kids is one lesson in a series helping children & youth experience Christmas anew!

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Dec 09, 2022

Legend of the Poinsettia - Story & Christmas Object Lesson

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A Christmas story from Mexico, the Legend of the Poinsettia shares the heart matters more than the gift. The Poinsettia offers a wonderful Christmas object lessons pointing to Jesus & His love for us.

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Dec 08, 2022

A Christmas Object Lesson or Two or a Few with Christmas Items

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Great Bible object lessons can be found in so many Christmas items! Use a Christmas object lesson to teach the true meaning of Christmas - Jesus Christ! Use Christmas lights, Jingle Bells and more!

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Dec 07, 2022

Christmas Bible Study for Kids Lessons - Experiencing Christmas Anew

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Five free interactive lessons using all five senses make up this fun Christmas Bible study for kids. Great for use at home with family or for children's church or Sunday school!

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Dec 01, 2022

Nativity Story - An Interactive Christmas Bible Story

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Central to the meaning of Christmas is the Nativity story! Use these Christmas Bible verses & interactive Christmas Bible story ideas to share again and again the story of Jesus. Piece by piece renew the wonder of the most amazing story of all time!

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Nov 30, 2022

Christmas Devotion Countdown with Bible Verses & Activities

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Countdown the 25 days to Christmas with this Christmas devotion Bible study using a different object and Scripture every day to help put our focus on Jesus! Music & interactive options for kids & family included or share on social media as a Christ focused photo challenge!!

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Nov 08, 2022

7 Fun DIY Thanksgiving Games for Kids, Family & Church


Add some fun memories to your holiday season together while also pointing to God as the Giver! These free Thanksgiving games include a Bible scavenger hunt along with other easy set up games which are great for all ages! Fun for families, youth groups, Sunday School, etc.

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Nov 02, 2022

Thanksgiving Bible Verses

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Every day is a day to give thanks! Use these 30 thanksgiving Bible verses to guide you in honoring and praising God with an attitude of gratitude! Perfect for Thanksgiving celebrations or any day to focus on giving thanks! Printable copy included.

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Oct 11, 2022

Fun Fall Activities - Meaningful & Memorable!

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Try these Scripture based Fall activities to add a little fun & Bible learning to your time with family, church groups or neighbors! Celebrate Jesus every season!

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Oct 05, 2022

Quick & Creative Children Sermons

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These free quick & creative children sermons include object lessons, story illustrations, sermons for kids in a bag, and other creative resources perfect for Awana, Upwards, Children's Church, Family Time & more!

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Oct 03, 2022

Christian Object Lesson - Pumpkin Gospel

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Bring the light of Christ back to October & Halloween with this Christian object lesson, pumpkin prayer & Pumpkin Patch Parable script. Use a pumpkin to illustrate how through Christ we can get a new face and let His light shine! The Gospel is through grace, not by works.

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