Last Wednesday at AWANA, we’d planned to show a short video on evidence for the resurrection:
However, minutes before showing the video, we were concerned that, as a mixed group from 3rd to 6th grade, there may actually be some clubbers who still believed in Santa Clause and the Easter Bunny, so, since this was a central theme in the video (Jesus is not a fairy tale like Santa), we had to decide to not show the video. I was very disappointed, because it was a great video with a great message at the right time.
So, we had to improvise. Fortunately, I had a presentation stored on the computer in our room that I’d given several years ago and could reuse. It was a game on guessing the miracle by looking at a painting / artist’s rendering of the miracle. It was a fun time for the clubbers and the rewards for the points were given in candy 🙂 In case you would like to do the same thing with your children, here is the PowerPoint. Here they are: