Our family has had so much fun, and we have learned so much, by acting out Bible stories together! A child's natural love for action and drama provides a wonderful opportunity for teaching spiritual truths.
Simple dramatizing can help children pay better attention to Bible reading, and can help them remember and understand stories better. Through stories, a child can see God's unchanging character, as well as the consistent consequences of man's decisions throughout history.
And--drama gives an energetic body something to do!
This book is a collection of ideas to inspire some simple story-acting in your family.
Easy costumes (including an almost-instant tunic and cape)
Fun meals to go along with some stories
Scripture references and suggestions for dramatizing over 40 different stories.
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These are simple ideas--no scripts, no rehearsals--just quick, spontaneous family playtimes that help teach Scripture's truths. Our children always beg for more! Also includes ideas for acting out Bible stories with Legos, Play-Mobil, Fisher-Price "little people," building blocks, stuffed animals, dolls, and other toys.