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Sunday School Crafts - Old Testament


Old Testament Sunday School Crafts

A collection of Sunday School crafts for children, relating to old testament stories, such as Noah's Ark, baby Moses in the bulrushes or David and Goliath and many more old testament stories. As well as being used in Sunday School classes, these crafts may be suitable for use in classrooms, families, homeschools, or in vacation Bible schools.

You may also be interested in:

Old Testament coloring pages

Old Testament Bible Worksheets

Old Testament Sunday School Snacks

New Testament Sunday School Crafts

New Testament coloring pages

New Testament Sunday School Snacks

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Six Days of Creation Crafts

Some cute printables with ideas on how you could use them eg fridge magnets or finger puppets. Alternatively you could make a cute mobile.

Some ideas for crafts for each of the 6 days of creation

God created the Earth - make a melted crayon Earth

Scroll to Continue

Make a papier mache Earth

Make another papier mache Earth

Day 1 - Light

Creation Day 1 Crafts

Creation Day 1 Crafts

Make a woven picture - use white and black paper to represent the light and the darkness

Make a light and dark picture using bleach on construction paper

"Let there be light" - Make a crayon scratch art picture - when the black is scratched off, the colors show through

Day 2 - Water and Sky

Creation Day 2 Crafts

Creation Day 2 Crafts

Make a day 2, sky and water pinwheel

Simple cloud made with paper and cotton balls

Day 3 - Land and Plants

Creation Day 3 Crafts

Creation Day 3 Crafts

Make a nature collage from collected items and clear contact paper or a collage from colored paper

Lots of origami flowers. Also if you click on the Nature button on the left hand side of the page, you'll be taken to another page with a couple of origami trees and some grass

Make a flower out of a paper plate

Egg carton flowers

Make a tissue paper flower

Craftstick tree

Day 4 - Sun and Moon

Creation Day 4 Crafts

Creation Day 4 Crafts

Scroll down to Planet Coloring Page & Handout to make a solar system mobile in color or B&W

Here you'll find an origami sun and moon

Make a sun, moon and stars collage

Day 5 - Swimming and Flying Creatures

Creation Day 5 Crafts

Creation Day 5 Crafts

A collection of birds to make.

You'll find a collection of fish crafts and more here.

Links checked Dec 2012

Day 6 - Land Creatures and People

Creation Day 6 Crafts

Creation Day 6 Crafts

Make some animal crafts.

Make some printable people with different colored skin. You could make clothes from fabric or felt or print clothes on colored paper or white paper then color.

Adam and Eve Crafts

Several printable Adam and Eve crafts, including finger puppets

Made in His image tinfoil craft

The serpent tempts Eve - a variety of snake crafts for kids

Checked Feb 2012

Cain and Abel Crafts

Abel was a shepherd - toilet paper roll craft
Abel was a shepherd - scroll down a little to the crafts section. Number 3 is a printable stand-up figure

Sheep crafts for kids
(A variety of sheep crafts for Abel, the shepherd)
Cain was a farmer - toilet paper roll craft
Make woven baskets containing good or bad fruits

Noah and the Great Flood Crafts
Several different Noah's ark crafts including paint color mixing to make a rainbow, making a collage with a printable ark and rainbow and cotton balls, and making a Noah's ark paper plate holder
Make a model Noah's ark from a paper plate
Another paper plate ark with printable template
Make a printable ark with animals inside and a door that opens and closes
Make Noah's ark out of a milk carton with printable animals and Noah
Printable Noah's ark model to construct

A raven was sent out from the ark after it landed on the mountains of Ararat. Choose from a variety of raven crafts.

After this a dove was sent out. Choose from a variety of dove crafts.

The Tower of Babel Crafts

Make a 3 dimensional tower with a spiral verse to wrap around. Printables supplied.

Make some play dough bricks and build a tower

Abraham Crafts

Camel crafts

- Abraham had many camels and his servant took camels when he found Rebekah as a wife for Isaac
Printable craft with Abraham, Sarah and Lot and a 3D tent
Several Abraham crafts including God promises Abraham that his descendants would be as numerous as the stars - make a foil covered star, Abraham believed God's promise - color the baby Isaac and stick it to a promises poster
Make an Abraham's promise picture frame

Jacob and Esau Crafts
Painting craft of the twins, Jacob and Esau
Click the download button for a model of the tent where Jacob steals Esau's blessing
Scroll down for 2 crafts - another bowl and a Jacob and Esau collage

Joseph Crafts
Several Joseph crafts including a coat mosaic, Joseph in prison - make a card chain, Joseph interprets the Baker's dream - make some bread, Joseph stores up grain - make a pyramid of wheat or barley
Make a coat of many colors using tissue paper - contains a video
Make a story wheel showing Joseph's dreams
Make some Egyptian crafts like Joseph may have seen or worn in Egypt including a headband, a bracelet, a collar (wesekh), a falcon amulet
Make an Egyptian chariot out of a small milk carton or disposable cup and printable horse templates

Please feel free to leave feedback including links to more Sunday School crafts or to let me know if any of the links are broken.

Can you suggest any more Sunday school crafts?

OUTFOXprevention1 on March 17, 2014:

Great lens.

Heidi Vincent from GRENADA on January 17, 2014:

Lovely craft ideas, nicely segmented into various old testament periods and events, GonnaFly!

Shannon from Florida on January 04, 2014:

Great resource! Thank you for sharing it!

vitamvas2 on November 07, 2013:

Thanks for all the great resources. There are a couple websites that people might be interested in: Ministry to Children, Danielle's Place and Memory Cross all have some great resources to help teach both the old and new testament

trinimatt on July 12, 2013:

Very interesting, great lens!

Fred Alb from Uruguay on June 21, 2013:

Very interesting information

It has been very useful, thanks for sharing this

OrganicMom247 on March 21, 2013:

thank you for the ideas.

OrganicMom247 on March 21, 2013:

thank you for the ideas.

ChenB on February 13, 2013:

What a great collection of crafts for kids. You have made a really excellent resource here. Thanks!

amandascloset0 on January 14, 2013:

Great info here! Thanks again for sharing!

Cindy from Pittsburgh Pa on November 25, 2012:

I had no idea there were so many crafts available about the bible! Very great information and fun for kids:) xoxo

anonymous on October 31, 2012:

great lens :)

jimmyboy88 on October 26, 2012:

bring back memories. well done

spids1 on October 26, 2012:

Great lens very well written.

krislu lm on October 15, 2012:

Wow! I love this! Sunday School was a big part of my life and I believe these resources will make it even more interesting for the children who go! Awesome lens!

ToneyWernsman on September 07, 2012:

Great crafts AND great lens. Seriously, it's great!

KarlHarer on August 30, 2012:

Plenty of great craft ideas to be had here... bookmarked this for later! :)

ericstrate on August 28, 2012:

Eggcellent lens if I do say so myself :)

Onemargaret LM on August 20, 2012:

I love your lenses! Very good information. Thank you!

MarkCummings on August 18, 2012:

Great lens! Definitely will refer back here many times for ideas to use in church. May the Lord continue to richly bless you in every way! In Christ, Mark

rawwwwwws lm on August 15, 2012:

I remember in kindergarten and pre school, during Sunday school we would do crafts like these and sing songs in front of mass too.. Great lens!!

Fart Pickins on August 13, 2012:

Thank you for all these crafts! I think these would go well with homeschooling as well!

olmpal on July 31, 2012:

An inspirational lens! Great election of Bible inspired coloring pages!

Hawaiitom on June 29, 2012:

Thanks for these awesome ideas

ijbgraphics on June 29, 2012:

Hey, I'm always having to google for various crafts to do with the sunday school kids when I help out teaching them, this is really useful! Thank you!

pringle1troy on June 29, 2012:

Great Bible Lens for Crafts

IntoMars LM on June 24, 2012:

I really love the crafts you've introduced here! Thank you for using your skills to put together this awesome lens.

Karla Whitmore from Arizona on June 13, 2012:

These are great! My favorite part of Sunday School class was making things. It is a fantastic way to help kids remember the Bible stories and keep them looking forward to Sundays! Love these.

anonymous on June 07, 2012:

Great lens, I wish I was more creative :(

UKGhostwriter on May 27, 2012:

excellent lens!! pinned too

myamya on May 24, 2012:

Great lens, lots of informations here, great job!

Little Linda Pinda from Florida on May 22, 2012:

This is going to help so many Sunday School Teachers. Fun too. My brother and his wife taught Sunday School for so many years. I know they would have appreciated this. God will Bless all that you've shared. Wow!

dream1983 on May 22, 2012:

Amazing lens, well done!

oakstreet on May 18, 2012:

Wow, it is a big big resource for Sunday school and the kids are going to love it if their teachers can help them to enjoy Sunday school or Bible class with all these fun crafts. A big like" from me and may God use this len to bless more people.

Annamadagan on May 15, 2012:

Thanks for sharing all these coloring pages! I'll defiantly look forward to sharing some of them... :)

anonymous on May 11, 2012:

Awesome lens. Lots of stuff. Great use of HTML.

Rose Jones on April 25, 2012:

Really cute! Pinned to my board Arts and Crafts I love, and Squid Angel Blessed.

slotowngal on April 24, 2012:

Great Old Testament lens. Love the craft ideas! Angel Blessed.

freestandingpullupbar on April 18, 2012:

I like the color scheme of your lens!

JoshK47 on April 13, 2012:

This lens makes me miss craft time in Sunday school! Blessed by a SquidAngel!

anonymous on March 15, 2012:

Awesome lens. Great info. Many links.

KimGiancaterino on March 10, 2012:

Gorgeous lens!

333ideas on March 07, 2012:

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JennySui on March 03, 2012:

This is a wonderful lens with a lot of good ideas.

kevingomes13 lm on February 27, 2012:

You have a really nice lens. I love the color coding. I remember the good ol' days of sunday school.

anonymous on February 15, 2012:

Wow, you have added a lot since I stopped by last.

Your Sunday School Crafts page is a wonderful resource.

ptnjust007 on February 14, 2012:

Nice Lens to share!!

oakstreet on February 03, 2012:

I missed Sunday school a lot and I still when I was anew Christian many years ago. Right now, we can have all the resources on the internet and a len like this is surely a good way to learn about the Bible. Great len and a "like" from me. God bless you.

pajnhiaj on January 04, 2012:

These are great ideas, thanks!

RobinDM on November 24, 2011:

Thank you so much! Very helpful!

YsisHb on November 11, 2011:


thank you for ranking my lens on Patmos. Congratulations for your work. Your lenses with Sunday school activities will be very useful to me.

sushilkin lm on November 04, 2011:

Nice Lens to share!!

OctavioMelesio on October 23, 2011:

Hi everybody.... success and blessings always

anonymous on October 12, 2011:

What a great resource for Sunday School teachers! And they are presented in an attractive way too,love the scissor borders! :)

anonymous on October 12, 2011:

Thanks for all the wonderful resources. Great lens.

JonasOnline on October 07, 2011:

entertaining at the same time a worth crafts for children.

writer_villa on September 18, 2011:

Very useful!

yayas on September 07, 2011:

What a thorough list of links! I can hardly wait to share these crafts with my grandies. I jus' know they're gonna' love 'em. Thank you.

NidhiRajat on August 25, 2011:

awesome information and great lens!!!

NidhiRajat on August 25, 2011:

awesome information and great lens!!!

Candlemakingsup on August 22, 2011:

I used to homeschool, and this is an awesome lense page you put together to help others!

davidcam on August 22, 2011:

One of the great lens....very nice

shivnagsudhakar on August 19, 2011:


seoacrossworld on August 18, 2011:

Attractive lens.

Travel_Zone on August 10, 2011:

Extremely attractive lens...great job.My son shall be really interested in your Sunday School Crafts - Old Testament.

wayne_luvinlife on July 17, 2011:

Very Nicely done, tremendous amount of ideas here, my daughter and I will try several of them I sure. Thank you for sharing these

christopherlee lm on July 07, 2011:

Nice layout len, thanks.

lasertek lm on June 25, 2011:

you have a good compilation of crafts for Sunday school. Btw, very informative and great looking lens. Awesome job!

Take a peek at my lens, Homeschooling 101: Guide to Free Curriculum and Other Resources.

momof5moreorless on June 13, 2011:

Great lens!

anonymous on March 06, 2011:

I just wanted to stop by again to bless this resource lens. I know its already doing very well and doesn't need a blessing, but I really do like it a lot.

SpellOutloud on March 06, 2011:

Lensrolling into my Wordless Book lens.

ljm63 on February 14, 2011:

This will be a great resource for my S.S. class!

Philippians468 on January 10, 2011:

great lens! thanks

anonymous on January 08, 2011:

Excellent lens about crafts

RV1 on November 12, 2010:

Great lens!! I like all of your resources.

Senora M on November 11, 2010:

Another super cool lens. Very nice job!!!

VarietyWriter2 on October 30, 2010:

Great lens, congrats on your purple star.

PastorSam LM on October 29, 2010:

Very cool lens. Will be visitiing often to use your links. Thanks and God Bless

Jeanette (author) from Australia on October 02, 2010:

@ChristianClipart: Thanks for this suggestion. I will start adding these to my pages :-)

ChristianClipart on October 02, 2010:

Church House Collection has Sunday School Lessons and Crafts.

DARdreams on September 28, 2010:

I will have to refer church leaders to your lenses; you are a wealth of great resources for Sunday School, AWANA, and Vacation Bible School!

gods_grace_notes on September 10, 2010:

Wow, this is a fantastic resource for anyone who wants to teach their kids the Bible. Thanks for your labor of love for God's word!!!


anonymous on August 26, 2010:

Thank you for sharing this lens! I can use this to teach children in our church!

Nancy Tate Hellams from Pendleton, SC on August 21, 2010:

What a wonderful resource for Sunday School teachers. I am lensrolling to my Sunday School Songs and Peeps PreSchool lenses. Thank you for all this great information.

MissPuppy on July 27, 2010:

Pretty colours and I have to say I like the scissors. Good job! 5*

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