A Trinity Song For St. Patrick’s Day

I'm trying something a little bit new today... Here we go... Ok, and for anyone who didn't care to watch the above video because videos aren't your thing, here it is in a nutshell... Many moons ago, I shared a video of a St. Patrick's Day song sung to the tune of "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star". And now that my kids are older, we are moving on up. lol. I shared this song below, Father I Adore … [Read more...]

The Advent Song for Kids

This song was written and submitted by a reader, Alexandra Montano, and it is so cute! The Advent Song Tune of "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" Advent is a time to wait, (hold hand up as you say "wait) Not quite time to celebrate, (shake head and wag finger from side to side) Count the candles 1 by 1, (put 4 fingers up, one at a time) Until Advent time is done. (wave hands, palms down) Day … [Read more...]

Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord- Bible Craft for Kids

Remember when I was doing my Christian song crafts series? Well, I did more things than I found time to post. ;-) Between the new baby, Mark being in the police academy, the move, the house search.... blah! It's just been a crazy 6 months. We made this craft based on Psalm 100:1  "Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord all the Lands". I love this craft because it says "noise", and kids are so noisy, … [Read more...]

I’m In The Lord’s Army- Christian Song and Craft for Kids

In keeping with my series of Christian song crafts, today's theme is "I'm in the Lord's Army", which is one of Julian's favorite songs! If you don't know the Lord's Army song, check out this video to learn the lyrics and hand motions. Supplies Needed to Make Your Lord's Army Hat: Newspaper (1/2 sheet- 11x21 inches) Glue stick Craft Paint (I used … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Leading Children in Song- {Use Music for Religious Education!}

Whether you're at home, at acation bible school, in the classroom, or in church, music can really enhance worship for kids! "Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the lands!" Psalm 100: 1 See? We're only asked to make a joyful noise to the Lord, not a perfect one. ;-) Last year, I was signing up to help teach vacation bible school. I was hoping to help with crafts... but they already had … [Read more...]

The Lent Song for Kids

I recently got a fabulous email from a reader, Alexandra Montano, with this adorable Lenten song for kids! She's been using it with her Catholic ABC's program. She said it was ok to share it with all of you here, so I typed it up in a downloadable version you can print for free! :-) Download the Lent Song for Kids Here! It's to the tune of "Frere Jacques" (in English, "Are You Sleeping" or … [Read more...]

Yes Lord Craft for CCD or Sunday School

Catholic ABC's Week: 29 Letter of the week: Y Theme: Saying Yes to God! Saint of the Week: St. Yolanda Craft: 'Yes Lord' thumbs up craft I am nearing the end of the alphabet with the letter "Y". I can't believe I'm almost finished! :-) Y was a harder letter to "craft" than I thought it would be, but I'm very happy with this "Yes, Lord" craft I came up with. I was first introduced to the … [Read more...]

He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands Craft

Catholic ABC's Week: 27 Letter of the week: W w Theme: World Saint of the Week: St. William Craft: He's got the Whole World in His Hands!   This lesson starts with singing! Sing He's Got the Whole World in His Hands with your kids, and talk to them about it! Don't forget the hand motions! ;-) This craft is super easy to make, and I'm willing to bet you have all the supplies you need … [Read more...]

Childrens Song for St. Patrick’s Day

As some of ya'll already know, my 5 year old daughter loves to craft! But my 2 year old son... not so much, actually. However, I have found that he seems to respond really well to music! I've been trying to work more music into our activities, so we made up a little song for St. Patrick that goes with our Saint Patrick puppets. :-) This can also go with my St. Patrick from the Alphabet Saint … [Read more...]

Holy Name of Jesus Song and More!

The month of January is dedicated to the Holy Name of Jesus. I was thinking for a Holy Name of Jesus Song, you could try singing the "B-I-N-G-O"song only use these words: "There was a Virgin had a Son and Jesus was his name-o! J-E-S-U-S, J-E-S-U-S, J-E-S-U-S, and Jesus was his name-o!" Here are some more ideas for celebrating this month: I love this Holy Name of Jesus Craft from By Sun and … [Read more...]