A Cryptogram for You

A Cryptogram for You

This week we’re celebrating something else and we’re using a special puzzle called a cryptogram, to do it. A cryptogram is a letter substitution puzzle. Each letter in the phrase has been replaced by another letter of the alphabet. To solve it, figure out one of the words, then fill in the alphabet chart. (Click on Read More below to go to the puzzle.)

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Hidden Message Puzzle

Hidden Message Puzzle

This week is a special one for someone you may see at school. Click on the image below to print this page, then find the words at the bottom of the puzzle. When you find all the words, the letters that are left will tell you who’s special week it is. (Click on Read More below to print out the puzzle.)

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Winning!

Have you ever won anything? Are you the best at something? Maybe you’re the fastest runner in your class or perhaps you’re the best speller. What if you were given the chance to have anything you wanted? God told King Solomon to ask for anything and He would give it to him (1 Kings 3:1-15). Do you know what King Solomon wanted? Solve the puzzle below and then draw Solomon’s dream in the coloring sheet. 23-9-19-4-15-13 Key: Click on the image above so you can print and color it. Gina loves to illustrate the Bible for children.  She has created hundreds of resources for children’s ministry needs – activity sheets, puzzles, games, children’s church bulletins, paintings, memory verse helps and more.  “Gina’s Corner” is a column she...

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At Your Service

Have you ever been out to eat and had a waiter or waitress serve you? Wasn’t it nice to have someone bring your food to you, refill your drink and even wash your dishes when you were finished? It made you feel like you were special. Now, imagine you are a waiter or waitress. Suppose the President or a King came to sit at your table. Would you be proud or just a little scared? You’d want to make sure that you did everything just right and do the best you could, so you could make your guest happy. The Bible says we should serve others that way. We’re supposed to serve others as if we were serving God, himself. Can you imagine how awesome that would be? The Secret to Service The puzzle below (called a cryptogram) holds the secret to service. See if...

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Helping Others

Fall is the time of year when you see squirrels running around with their cheeks full of nuts and acorns. Did you know they were putting them in a special place so they’ll have food for the winter? Can you imagine what a hard job it must be to gather enough food to last until Spring? Have you ever seen someone trying to pick up a heavy load? Did you try to help them? When you help someone, you are making God happy. You are obeying His law. Use the decoder to answer this question: How do you catch a squirrel? (Hint: Match the symbols in the decoder to the letters in the code. For example, the symbol < is the letter U.) Decoder:   Click on the image above so you can print and color it. Gina loves to illustrate the Bible for children.  She has...

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