Bible based object lessons are memorable, fun, and can teach character building. Here are my top favorite Christian object lessons, from honesty to the Armor of God!
Each object lessons include a simple activity with a valuable lesson. Below, I have included the lesson, materials needed, and the link for the activity. The approximate age range is K-6, but these activities can be used for older grades in youth group!
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13 Bible Based Object Lessons
Materials needed: cupcake mix, cotton ball, cupcake cups, cupcake tins
Being in the world, but not of the world – Your Life Uncommon
Materials needed: jar, water, oil, red food coloring
Sin Spoils – Kids Sunday School
Materials needed: green food coloring, bread
The Armor of God – Our Journey Westward
Materials needed: two oranges, a glass bowl
Honesty – Over the Big Moon
Materials needed: vanilla ice cream, chocolate syrup, salt, 3 bowls
Temptation – Kids Sunday School
Materials needed: old bed sheet, something to write with, pairs of rolled-up socks (or balled up junk-papers)
Sin Revealed – Kids Sunday School
Materials needed: clear drinking glass, can of Coca Cola, spoon, plastic buttons
House on Sand vs. a Rock – Mama Jenn
Materials needed: large flat rock, sand, popsicle sticks
Being Slow to Anger – Children’s Ministry
Materials needed: two large bowls filled with water, dishwashing liquid, straw for each person
Sin and Forgiveness – Creative Bible Study
Materials needed: chalkboard or dry erase board
True Christianity – Kid’s Sunday Schooly
Materials needed: vase, a fake flower, a real flower
Waiting for Heavenly Awards / Patience – Kid’s Sunday School
Materials needed: cookie, other “bigger” dessert (cake, banana split)
Know any other good Bible based object lessons for kids? Have you tried any of these? Let me know! Please comment below!