Praying Novenas With Kids- Crafts, Printables, and More!

There are several fun ways to get kids involved in novenas, and help your family remember to do them each day. One thing you can do is make a novena counter. You'll find an example of a Divine Mercy Novena counter (and how to build it) here. The basic idea is that something moves each day until you reach the "end" of your novena. Another thing you can do is add something each day of a novena. … [Read more...]

Craft a Divine Mercy Novena Counter for Kids

Find all of my Divine Mercy Ideas here. Divine Mercy Sunday is the Sunday after Easter, so if you're looking to pray a novena with your family, you start on Good Friday. Crafting this Divine Mercy Novena counter is a great way to get children involved in the novena process. :-) The idea to make a novena counter like this was submitted to me by Happy Catholic Home last year. You can see her … [Read more...]

St. Joseph Novena with Free Download!

Here's a novena for St. Joseph that's fun and interactive to do with kids! The best part is, it's free to download and print all the pieces you need! I didn't grow up praying novenas, and the word "novena" used to scare me- because I didn't understand the concept, and it felt complicated. Let me let you in on a little secret. It's not complicated. A novena is simply a prayer that you pray 9 … [Read more...]