10 Good Friday Traditions- Ideas For Observing This Day In Your Home

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Good Friday is a very important day for Catholics. It's the day Jesus died on the cross for us and saved us from our sin. Not only is it an important day, it's a day of fasting, prayer, and mourning. Here are some simple ways to observe Good Friday in your home with your kids: Fast. This is required by the Catholic church if you're health and 18 years or older, but I also encourage my … [Read more...]

A Craft For Each Day Of Holy Week

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Have you downloaded Holy Week In Handprints yet? Don't forget to make your first pages tomorrow! :-) I've told all of my kids that they can each make their own book, and they're really excited! Here is the schedule we are following for making our pages. Saturday before Palm Sunday– cover Palm Sunday– pages 1 and 2 Holy Monday- page 3 Holy Tuesday– page 4 Spy Wednesday– page … [Read more...]

Holy Week Notebooking Pages And Resources For Kids

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Continuing on with our Religious notebooking project, today I'm posting some printable Holy Week pages. They go with pages 56-59 in Tell Me About The Catholic Faith (TMACF), or any other Holy Thursday resource you would rather use with your kids. The Last Supper My Thoughts On Pages 56-57 in TMACF: The page is titled "The Last Supper," but actually, it starts with Palm Sunday and does a … [Read more...]

Jesus Notebooking Pages- First Christmas, Apostles, Parables, and More!

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Continuing on with our Religious notebooking project, today I'm posting some printable pages about the life of Jesus. They go with pages 42-51 in Tell Me About The Catholic Faith (TMACF), or any other Bible resource you would rather use with your kids. The First Christmas My Thoughts On Pages 42-43 TMACF: These pages are a great overview of the first Christmas, and I love that it starts … [Read more...]

Printable Resurrection Set; Fun Christ-Centered Easter Craft

printable resurrection peg doll set for easter

Ok, as promised when I debuted the Printable Passion set for peg dolls, here is the Resurrection set counterpart! Nativity sets are so popular at Christmas time (and for good reason), so I can't figure out why the whole Resurrection Set thing at Easter hasn't totally caught on yet. I think resurrection sets are awesome! First, I want to share with you what reader Melissa said about my … [Read more...]

Christian Easter Crafts For Kids- Teaching Them The Easter Story

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If you're looking for Faith-based Easter crafts and ideas for kids, you've come to the right place! Each craft and recipe below has complete directions if you click the link. Happy Easter browsing! Go ahead and pin this now so you find it later (and share it with your friends!) :-) 6 creative ways to teach the Easter story! Make a Resurrection set for your kids- it's easier than it looks! … [Read more...]

Teach Kids About The Holy Land; Free Printable Notebooking Page!

holy land bible notebooking page- free to print

Continuing on with our Religious notebooking project, today I'm posting a printable notebooking page about the Holy Land for kids. This page goes with with pages 40-41 in Tell Me About The Catholic Faith (TMACF), or any other Holy Land resource you would rather use with your kids. My Thoughts On These Pages in TMACF: Very cute- I love these map pages! However, I wish that some of the … [Read more...]

St. John The Baptist Notebooking Page

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Continuing on with our Religious notebooking project, today I'm posting a printable St. John The Baptist notebooking page. This goes with pages 38-39 in Tell Me About The Catholic Faith (TMACF), or any other resource you would rather use with your kids about John The Baptist. My Thoughts On These Pages In TMACF: It seemed a little odd to me for TMACF to cover John the Baptist before … [Read more...]

God’s Covenant With Mankind- A Notebooking Page For Kids

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Continuing on with our Religious notebooking project, today I'm posting a printable notebooking page about God's covenant with mankind. This goes with pages 36-37 in Tell Me About The Catholic Faith, (which, by the way, I'm now shortening to TMACF) or any other resource you would rather use with your kids. My Thoughts On These Pages: Pages 36-37 TMACF are a re-cap of the stories you've … [Read more...]

Passion Peg Dolls Meet Block Jerusalem

peg dolls in model of jerusalem built from blocks

I suppose I should have seen this coming! The Passion set of printable peg dolls have pretty much permanently moved into block Jerusalem here. Having the peg dolls walking around Jerusalem serves a similar purpose to the printable Jerusalem art cards. The kids are matching the events they know to places that they also know now. Again, this model of Jerusalem is based off of the … [Read more...]