Journey through the Old Testament: Review Night

Journey through the Old Testament: Review Night

We've reached the end of the Old Testament during our midweek program with the kids and it's time for a review night!  Here's our schedule for the night: 6:30 Welcome, Announcements 6:35 Kids' Sunday Songs 6:40 Jeopardy Game 7:00 Books of the Bible Game 7:05 Stations 7:20 Free Play 7:25 Tables/Snack Station #1 Sticky Notes This game is inspired by a game over at Danielle's Place.  Begin by writing all the books of the Old Testament (or whatever you're reviewing), one on … [Read more...]

10 Easter Games to Play with the Family

10 Easter Games to Play with the Family

Are you planning a get together with the family this Easter?  Here are a few games to play with the kids and teens to get the fun really rolling! Most games require plastic Easter eggs, so head to the nearest dollar store and stock up! #1 Bucket Head Played as a two person team, one player holds a bucket on their head while the other play tosses Easter eggs into the bucket. Players must stand 5 feet apart (mark the floor with masking tape).  Of course, if you have little ones, you might want … [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...]

Monday Minute to Win it: Mother’s Day Face-off

Monday Minute to Win it: Mother’s Day Face-off

In Episode #24 (Season 2) of this hit NBC game show, two mother-daughter teams will face off to win the million! This episode worked a little differently: first team to win four games banks $50,000 and goes on for the chance at the million. Let's see what kind of games we can snag for children's and youth ministry or some family fun nights! Temper Tantrum Check out Last Beauty Standing for the full instructions on this one.  A funny one to watch for sure! Moving On Up This is the first I've … [Read more...]