ABC Saints: Coloring Pages Turned Easy Catholic Craft

I've been working hard on something that I'm so excited to release to you today: A whole alphabet of Saints, ready for you and your kids to craft! The best part is, they're printable, and ready-to-go in either black and white or in color. Your choice. :-) Also, they totally match the Saint of the week for Catholic ABC's. This project was a joint effort! I commissioned my sister-in-law at to … [Read more...]

I Believe In 1 God Craft- Bible Craft For Letter G

I kid you not that I was talking to my husband the night before co-op saying "I can't think of anything to do for the letter 'G' in my Christian ABC's series!" (In Catholic ABC's, G is for grotto, so that really doesn't work in a non-denominational co-op.) He said "You're kidding, right? G is for God." Duh!!! So I went onto the internet to browse for ideas. You know what my husband told me … [Read more...]

Fun and Easy Cross Craft for Kids

Check out all of my faith-based Easter crafts and recipies for kids here! We tried our hand at salt  paintings, and it was so much fun! Easy, fast, and seriously... did I mention fun?! To say that the children were delighted would be an understatement! This craft can be done with all ages- from preschoolers through adults! (Yes, even I had a lot of fun making this one!) You probably … [Read more...]

Make a Holy Water Bottle Craft with Catholic Kids

We made these Holy water bottle necklaces when Anabelle was Baptized, and this was such a fun craft for Baptism! It got the kids involved, gave them something to look forward to, kept them occupied, and I got to teach the kids about Holy Water. Score! :-) Making these was super easy! Supplies Needed to Make Holy Water Bottle Necklaces: Necklace Sand Art Bottles from Craft Store (We … [Read more...]

How to Bead a Cross (Fun Christian Craft!)

These beaded crosses are a great craft for kids! This classic christian craft is fun anytime- Vacation bible school (VBS), CCD, Sunday school, or at home. I have a little trick that makes these especially easy for kids to make. (I recommend this craft for 6 year olds and older.) Supplies Needed: Pony Beads String (we used plastic string) Glue Dots (these make this craft super … [Read more...]

Jesus Loves Me- Bible Craft for Kids

In continuing with my children's crafts for Christian songs, today's craft goes with the song "Jesus Loves Me"! This is such a classic religious song for kids! I wanted a "Jesus Loves Me" craft that really focused on the "me" part of that. I thought a picture frame with the child's picture was perfect! This frame is made from an old CD case, and was super easy to put together! Even if you … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Candy Cross Pops!

Check out all of my First Communion Resources for Kids here. Check out all of my faith-based Easter crafts and recipies for kids here! I've been seeing diy jolly rancher pops around the internet, and the wheels in my brain started turning.  I was sure you could easily make these into crosses, and it turns out, I was right! There was a learning curve to figuring out how to make these into … [Read more...]

Glittery Jesus Fish Craft- Make a Mobile!

This week we made a Jesus fish craft using only cardboard tubes, glue, and glitter. The kids had so much fun with this one! This was such a simple process. Take a cardboard tube (such as a toilet paper roll or a paper towel tube) and flatten it. Then cut it into strips. You'll end up with football shaped rings. Cut the ring apart at one fold, cut 2 slits, and fit together in the shape of  … [Read more...]

Catholic Vacation Bible School Ideas

Earlier in the year, I reviewed several Catholic Vacation Bible School packages (and I mean real Catholic packages, meaning they were developed by actual Catholics). Our parish, however, wrote their own program this year, and it was fabulous! They have used packaged kits in the past, but ultimately ended up tweaking them so much they thought they may as well go ahead and start from … [Read more...]

Jesus Fish Craft

Catholic ABC's Week: 11 Letter of the week: F Theme: Fish Saint of the Week: St. Faustina Craft: Chalk Jesus Fish This craft is great for preschoolers as long as you keep the paper small so they don't become frustrated with coloring. It's also great for older kids to learn about blending colors, and you really can't mess it up. Materials Needed to Complete This Craft: Black Paper … [Read more...]