Scripture Craft For St. Valentine’s Day- Fun and Easy!

I'm still working on our interdenominational Christian ABC crafts for my homeschool co-op, and it's time for the letter Q. Now, Q is a tricky letter to come up with a craft for, (in Catholic ABC's we make a Queen Mary craft) but my friend Stacy helped me out with an idea that goes with Q, and works well for St. Valentine's feast day as well. Supplies Needed: Q tips Red and pink … [Read more...]

Christian Craft For St. Valentine’s Day- Open The Eyes Of My Heart, Lord!

We're still plugging along with our Christian ABC's series, and I needed a Bible craft for the letter "O". I decided to make a craft that goes along with a Christian song! (Pretend I'm singing this to you now, Ok?) "Open the eyes of my heart, Lord, open the eyes of my heart. I want to see you.... I want to see you!" How was my singing voice? ;-) Supplies Needed: Construction paper (red … [Read more...]

Saint Valentine’s Day Countdown Craft

Last year, I came out with this fun countdown chain for kids. It's free and printable. There are 14 scripture verses that are all about love- one on each strip of paper. You make it into a chain, and each day in February tear one off and read it until St. Valentine's feast day on February 14! This just prints in black- you feed red and pink paper through your printer if desired. That's … [Read more...]

Printable Valentines for St. Valentine’s Day

Last week, I posted some printable scripture Valentines that I’m really excited about! Today, I wanted to share a few more printable Valentines I designed. You know, Catholic Valentines. ;-) These are super colorful and fun– check them out! Click to Download These actually say “Saint Valentine” rather than plain “Happy Valentine’s Day”, so that makes me happy. And all the swirly colors make my … [Read more...]

Strawberry Milk- a Fun and Easy Treat for St. Valentine’s Day!

For a fun and easy Valentine's day snack, you should try serving your kids some pink, strawberry milk! You can make this treat extra special by taking just a minute to rim your glass with sugar. :-) Rimming the glass with sugar is very easy to do. Take the same strawberry syrup you use to make your milk (we used the same stuff we did for our "Pentecost Sundaes") and pour a little on a … [Read more...]

How to Make a St. Brigid’s Cross with Kids

I have wanted to try making a St. Brigid's cross for years, but never got around to it until now. It wasn't as hard as I thought it would be, and we had a lot of fun! St. Brigid's feast day is on February 1, but St. Patrick's day is an equally great time to make this fun craft! I decided to experiment with several materials to see what made the best cross. Here are a few I made out of … [Read more...]

Sacred and Immaculate Heart Rosaries- A Fun Catholic Craft!

This craft would be great for celebrating the feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, or the feast of the Immacualte Heart of Mary. We made these in celebration of St. Valentine’s feast day. You know– National “Heart” Day. ;-) You can either call these One Decade Rosaries, or you can call them Chaplets. Either way, they’re really fun and easy to make! Supplies Needed: Scissors Pipe … [Read more...]

Printable Bible Verse Valentines

A few years ago, we made some Valentines with scripture verses on them. Each of them had something to do with love, and also had a “punny” treat that went along with it. This year, I put together some printable valentines with the bible verses to make it easy for everyone to use them! There are no watermarks on the ones you can download. I put them all on one sheet incase you want some variety … [Read more...]

Valentine Countdown Chain- 1 Love Bible Verse a Day {Free to Print!}

*UPDATE*-this download is now free for everyone- not just subscribers. Click here for the download link. :-) I know it's still January, but I wanted to share this early in case you're already making St. Valentine's Day plans. We're going to be counting down the days to Saint Valentine's day this year with a heart-shaped paper chain. Each piece of paper has a bible verse about love on it. So … [Read more...]

Celebrating Candlemas With Kids- Crafts And Ideas

Candlemas is celebrated on February 2, and is the feast of the Presentation of the Lord. There are many things you can do to celebrate this day with your family. The most obvious idea would be to light lots of extra candles. Here are some more links to less obvious ideas. :-) Check out this round-up of Candlemas ideas- food, decorations, coloring page, and more A special craft for Candlemas … [Read more...]