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Cross Luminary Bible Craft

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In A Nutshell

Decorate for fall, Halloween, or Christmas with this great Christian Cross Luminary. Children can easily make several ahead of time.

Cross Luminary Bible Craft

Ages:

Preschool, Elementary, Tweens, Teens

Estimated Time

20 - 30 minutes

What You Will Need

  • White lunch bags
  • Rectangle sponge
  • Cross Luminary Pattern (See Downloads Below).
  • Sponge Stamps (See Related Activities).
  • Paper
  • Card stock (index cards work well)
  • Stapler
  • Scissors
  • Black acrylic paint
  • Paper plate
  • Sand
  • Cup
  • Votive Candle

Preparation

  • Make a cross sponge by using the Cross Luminatry Pattern and the instructions for Sponge Stamps (See Related Activities).

Instructions

  • Pour some paint one the plate. Add a little water to make it go further. Spread it around to cover most of the plate.
  • Press the cross sponge into the paint. Place the spong on the flat paper bag.
  • Once dry, scoop a couple of cups of sand into the open bag. Set a candle in the sand.
  • Lighting the candle should be done by an adult only. Luminaries should only be used outside.

Extras

  • Cross Luminaries are great to decorate outside for Halloween, fall festivals or for Trunk-or-Treat actvities. Use them to decorate the church for Easter andChristmas events and live nativities.

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