During Paul’s ministry he was often being persecuted, and on one occasion found himself being smuggled to safety in a basket. This Paul Escaped in a Basket Story Illustration will remind children that God will give us strength to do what He asks us to do.
Acts 9 Activities
The activities below are related to people, stories, teachings, or events taking place in Acts 9.
Paul’s conversion is a significant event in the New Testament which shaped the early church in a big way. This Paul on the Road to Damascus Story Illustration will help kids to remember this event and understand that God makes a difference in our lives.
The story of Peter healing Tabitha (Dorcas) demonstrates how the people loved each other in the early church seen in The Book of Acts. This beautiful sun catcher will remind children that love is the most important gift we can offer our church family.
When Paul was saved, it wasn’t just the events on the road to Damascus that were dramatic. His whole life was changed rather dramatically. This flip-over craft will teach children that you become a new person when you are saved.
When Paul became a Christian, he became a strong advocate for Christ. This caused him to make enemies of his old friends. When they plotted to kill him, Paul managed to escape. This craft will help children remember how the Lord delivered Paul from his enemies.
Your kids will have a great deal of fun working this word scramble puzzle based on the story of God’s using Peter to bring Tabitha, or Dorcas, back to life.
“God wants me to love others.” This word tiles exercise drives home this important point. Give your children a chance to do this fun Bible activity!
Let your kids try to find the 13 differences that exist between these two images of Peter and Tabitha immediately after Tabitha was restored to life.
This wordsearch puzzle is a great Bible activity! Let your kids find all ten of these words, each one of which relates to the story of Tabitha’s being restored to life in Acts 9:36-43.
The story of Tabitha in Acts 9:36-43 emphasizes the importance of God’s people to show love to one another. This match game will help your kids become familiar with the story—and the lessons in love that it has for believers today.