Sunday School Lesson – “Clothed in Christ,” Colossians 3:5-17

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February 17, 2013

“Clothed In Christ”

Colossians 3:5-17

IDEAS:

1. One simple idea to express how what one wears show who they are is to visit your local dollar store and purchase different hats or outfit attachments for the children to dress up in and act out their chosen attire. (For instance, a fireman’s hat. The child can briefly explain how they know that it’s a fireman’s hat and act it out.) This can lead into the lesson about how Christian’s are to spiritually dress themselves. How what attitudes we wear identify us with or not with Christ.

2. Another idea would be to play Charades. List several occupations on strips of paper. Have a child choose one to act out. Give the class a chance to figure out what that occupation is. Then, you can lead into the lesson using the same method as noted above.

3. Using the idea of taking off and putting on, some classes may enjoy working with printable paper dolls. Clothing and accessories can also be printed out for the children to play dress up with the dolls. A good resource for this is: http://familycrafts.about.com/od/paperdolls/tp/paperdolls.htm

http://www.printablepaperdolls.net/

LINKS AND RESOURCES:

Children’s Coloring Sheets and Activities:

This idea demonstrates “putting off” undesirable attitudes and sin: http://www.kidssundayschool.com/Gradeschool/Activities/1activity03.php

A fun game you can make to increase participation: http://ezinearticles.com/?Clothe-Yourselves—A-Super-Bible-School-Activity-For-Memorizing-Colossians-3:12&id=4707130

Teen Bible discussion for Putting Jesus first: http://www.ehow.com/info_8245245_teen-bible-lesson-ideas-colossians.html

Colossians 3:17 activity “Real or Artifical”: http://www.sermons4kids.com/artificial.html

Colossians 3:13 Coloring sheet/memory verse: http://mssscrafts.com/memoryverses/kindergarten/kb2_13.htm

Colossians 3:13 Forgiveness activity: http://www.christianitycove.com/kids-sunday-school-lessons-forgiveness/206/

Bible game for Colossians 3:16: http://scripturelady.com/?p=6484

More Bible activities for Forgiveness Colossians 3:13: http://www.christianitycove.com/bible-school-craft-ideas-forgiveness/209/

Colossians 3:17 Coloring sheet: http://akidsheart.com/holidays/thanks/thbiblevc03.htm

Bible verse activity for Colossians 3:17: http://akidsheart.com/holidays/thanks/cl317a.htm

Colossians 3:17 Printing exercise: http://akidsheart.com/bible/nov/cl317p.htm

Colossians 3:17 Cursive exercise: http://akidsheart.com/bible/nov/cl317crs.htm

Colossians 3:17 Bible Verse Tower (scroll down to it): http://littleblots.ning.com/BibleCraftTopics/page/show?id=1230297%3APage%3A23177

Colossians 3:13 Bible verse strips (can be use in a variety of activities): http://www.hubbardscupboard.org/Bible_Verse_Strips_Colossians_3_13.pdf

Colossians 3:13 Coloring sheet: http://www.hubbardscupboard.org/Colossians_3_13_Coloring_Sheet.pdf

Colossians 3:12-14 “What Shall I Wear?” activity: http://www.sermons4kids.com/what-shall-i-wear.html

Colossians 3:9 Coloring sheet: http://www.childrenschapel.org/biblestories/color/Col3_9ac.html

Colossians 3:12 (Advanced activity – scroll down to “Clothe Yourself With . . .” : http://yourlittlebirdie.blogspot.com/2010_04_01_archive.html

Colossians 3:17 (Advanced activity – decorate scarves with Scripture verses): http://skyranchskymoms.blogspot.com/2011_12_01_archive.html

Colossians 3:15 Coloring sheet: http://churchhousecollection.blogspot.com/2011/11/turkey-eating-corn-coloring-page.html

Information and Questions:

http://bible.org/seriespage/lesson-9-evidence-thankful-heart-colossians-315-17

http://www.jesuswalk.com/colossians/6_guidelines.htm

http://www.intothyword.org/pages.asp?pageid=56856

http://christianstandard.com/2013/02/lesson-for-february-17-2013-clothed-with-christ-colossians-3/

http://teachingforafrica.com/files/Bible%20Lessons/Colossians%20Inductive%20Bible%20Study%20for%20Youth.pdf

http://www.christianbiblelinks.com/Colossians3.htm

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