Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Getting in His Word Wednesday- Father Abraham

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This week we read the story Father Abraham from the book 100 Bible Stories and 100 Bible Songs. We talked about how God made a promise to Abraham that he would have as many offspring as the number of stars he can count in the sky. Abraham believed God and Sarah, his wife,  had a baby at a very old age just as God had promised. We made a star mobile to remind us that God is faithful to His promises. I cut out stars and Little Sweets painted the stars and put glitter on them. Then I put them on the mobile that I had made from straws and paper clips.

We also danced to the song Father Abraham which is the song that goes with this story. I love that each story in Little Sweets Bible book has a song to go with it.

Later in the evening I took Little Sweets outside and showed her the stars in the sky and we talked about the story again. 

I got the idea to make a star mobile from this website.  I found directions on how to make a straw and paper clip mobile from here.



  1. You are such an inspiration! I wanted to link up ages ago, but my dad is very ill again...:( Hardly have time to breath at this stage. Will link up later today!! We did some fun Noah goodies!

  2. oo such a cute creation!! I love doing a craft with a bible story.. but I really love having a song to go along with it! Very fun!