5 Easter Crafts for Sunday School at Your Church Plant

Making Easter crafts for Sunday school at your church plant can be a challenge. We understand that supplies are lean; you most likely don't have a well-stocked supply cabinet. And since your church plant may still be in a rented facility, logistics can be a challenge too. That's why we searched for easy-to-create Easter crafts…

Easter crafts for sunday school

Making Easter crafts for Sunday school at your church plant can be a challenge. We understand that supplies are lean; you most likely don’t have a well-stocked supply cabinet. And since your church plant may still be in a rented facility, logistics can be a challenge too.

That’s why we searched for easy-to-create Easter crafts for Sunday school that would fit your church plant’s constraints–and still make a BIG impact. Here we go!

5 Easter Crafts for Sunday School at Your Church Plant

 

1. Stained Glass Cross 

Easter crafts for Sunday school 2

This is a great craft from KinderCraze.com that can be used for kindergarten age and up.

Materials needed

  • Two, 9×14″ sheets of clear contact paper per child
  • one cross frame cut out of black construction paper per child
  • various colors of 1″ tissue paper squares
  • scissors

Find the directions here.

 

2. Fingerprint Cross

Easter Crafts for Sunday school 3

 

For younger kids, here’s a great cross they can make from meaningfulmama.com. We’d suggest making a few adjustments to make this one easier (in parentheses), but you also get a free downloadable template with this idea.

Materials needed:

Find directions here.

 

3. Tissue Paper Cross

 

Easter crafts for Sunday school 4

From inlightofthetruth blog comes this preschool craft (that we think would be good for older kids too because of the need for fine-motor skills).

Materials needed:

Find directions here.

 

4. The Colors of Christ Cross

easter crafts for sunday school 5

From Christiancrafters.com, kids will not only enjoy making this craft but they can also use it to share the gospel with family and friends.

Recommended On ChurchPlants:  7 Steps to Take on Monday When Sunday is a Train Wreck at Your Church

Materials needed:

  • 6 Beads (Black, red, white, blue, green, gold or yellow)
  • Thin cord or rawhide lace that will fit through your beads
  • Clear glue

(Here’s something you may want to do differently. We’ve learned that it’s offensive to many to make the black bead represent evil. We try to replace the black bead with an orange bead.)

Find directions here.

 

5. Easy Fingerprint Cross

 

easter crafts for sunday school 6

What can we say? We’re wild about fingerprint crafts because we know kids love them! And so does the craftymorning site. This is just a simple twist on the fingerprint cross above. So simple!

Materials needed:

  • blue painters tape
  • scissors
  • washable paint
  • paper

Find directions here.

 

So there you go! Five amazingly easy Easter crafts for Sunday school that you’ll love at your church plant because they have four supplies or less (if you don’t count the colors for the beads or paints)!

Use these Easter crafts to remind children of our Savior who gave his life for them because He loves them so much!

Want more Easter ideas? Check out our Easter board on Pinterest.

Christine Yount Jones
Christine Yount Jones is Content Director for Outreach Media Group. She has published several books and hundreds of articles about ministry in the last three decades. Before his death in 2003, Michael Yount and Christine had three children. Now, she and her husband, Ray Jones, together have five grown kids.