Going Away Party Game Ideas

Going Away Party Game Ideas

Tomorrow night, we say goodbye to our sixth graders with a Going Away Costume Party.  It will be in similar fashion to our Back to School Party from last year, with various game stations kids to head to at their leisure.   Here's the plan for our event, in case you're looking for some inspiration for your own! Group Picture We'll begin the celebration with a group picture.  We certainly should remember all the great costumes and it will serve as a happy memory for the kids who are on their … [Read more...]

Free Minute to Win It Games!

Are you looking for some quick low-prep easy games for your kids?  You've probably already heard of the Minute to Win it series with NBC, but did you know that Children's Ministry Deals often releases holiday themed Minute to Win it Games as well?    For instance, right now they are giving away (FREE!) both St. Patrick's Day Minute to Win it Game and Easter Minute to Win it Games. Grab them below! Easter Minute to Win It St. Patrick's Day Minute to Win it  Image from Children's Ministry … [Read more...]

Children’s Ministry Christmas Party!

Children’s Ministry Christmas Party!

Time to Party!! Are you having a Christmas Party in your Children's Ministry program? Looking for some great games to play?   Take a look at our schedule for some inspiration! 6:30PM Welcome! 6:35 Reading of the Christmas Story Good News of Great Joy: The Amazing Story of Jesus' Birth 6:40 Group Games Mini Marshmallow Toss (kids lined up on either side of a table) Snowman Decorating Contest (5 minutes to make the best one) Parcel Pass (find directions … [Read more...]

Minute to Win It: Million Dollar Redemption

Minute to Win It: Million Dollar Redemption

In this episode of NBC's hit game show "Minute to Win It" (Season 2, Episode 30), former contestant Heather gets a second chance at the million. I wasn't able to catch the first half of this 2-part special, so these games will be a bit harder than usual.  Use them for adults or your youth group! Level 5 Challenge: On the Hook In this game, contestant must hold a chopstick in their mouth, attached to a string and open paper clip.  She has to fish 4 keys of a stand (or stool) in front of her. … [Read more...]

Minute to Win It: The Family that Plays Together

Minute to Win It: The Family that Plays Together

What a family!  In this unique episode of Minute to Win It, the whole Canter family (mom, dad, and four daughters!) compete for the million.  Here's some games that might be good for your family or kids ministry (lot of classic games in this episode): Knock It Off: Click on the title to watch a video about this one.  I've always thought this game was ridiculously hard (especially for a level two!), but this 12 year old girl nailed it in 30 seconds, so it might be worth a shot! Speed … [Read more...]

Minute to Win It: Million Dollar Bromance

Minute to Win It: Million Dollar Bromance

Welcome to another edition of Monday Minute to Win It, where you can find great games for your Children or Youth ministry or for a Family fun event.  Thanks for stopping by! This Blows Player blows up a balloon and then uses the escaping air (letting the balloon deflate) to blow 15 plastic cups off the table.  Simple enough, but you might want to reduce the number of cups or your kids will get a headache fast!  Or you could place the cups closer to the edge of the table like in this … [Read more...]