Thanksgiving Blessing Tree

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Thanksgiving Blessing Tree  

Materials: Bible, foam craft in a variety of fall colors, permanent marker, branch or artificial tree

Gather the above materials & use the pattern below (or create your own) cut several leaves from the foam craft.

  • On Thanksgiving Day, ask each person to spend some time considering how God has blessed them during the past year.  Talk about why it’s important for us to remember what God has done for us.  Consider reading Joshua 4:1-24 as a family (or another favorite Bible story illustrating God’s provision), sharing about times during the past year when God’s presence and touch were evident in your lives.
  • Give each person a leaf and have them write something for which they are thankful for on one side of the leaf,  the year and their name on the other side.
  • As you gather around the dinner table, ask each person to share…

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Spiritual Formation Director at Faith United Methodist Church in North Canton, Ohio
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