Child of God Badges

Activity Objective

To have the children understand that they are children of God

Lesson Outcome

The children will understand the importance of depending on God.


  • Three-inch circles cut from light-colored construction paper
  • Markers
  • Hole punch
  • Yarn


  • Give each child a circle with a hole punched in it near the edge.
  • On the board write the sentence I am a child of God.
  • Instruct the children to copy the phrase onto their circles.
  • Thread a piece of yarn through the hole in the circle so that the children can wear the badges around their necks.
  • Ask the group this question, Who are you?
  • Have the children answer as a group, I am a child of God.
  • Prompt the children to tell others who they are.

Learning Styles

Art/Space Smart, Self Smart, Word Smart

Approximate Time

15 minutes


The words can be copied onto the badges. The words should have thick letters so that the children can color them.

Punch a hole in the circles prior to the activity.


Make sure the yarn is not tied too tightly to any of the children.