Thursday, December 11, 2008

Puppets and Play with a Purpose!

We are in the midst of Escuelitas Biblicas (VBS) this week, and are we having a great time! My girls and I made ten puppets to use in San Juan and also for VBS in La Esperanza next week. Here are some of them in action:

(That is Hno. Oto, pastor of the church.)

Daniel and I are teaching the 9- to 11-year-olds, and we have a group of fifty or so.

Giving the Bible lesson:

Teaching the memory verse:

Children eager to learn:


Puppets resting:

...I think by the end of the last day, we're going to look a lot like the puppets in that last pic! But all the work is so rewarding and exciting, and we are glad to be able to do it.


Aurora said...

where did you get your pattern for your puppets. I wanted to make some but have not found a pattern I could use.

Tammy said...

It looks like you have had a great turnout. Don't forget to post and let us know any results. Praying that God blesses.