October 26, 2014
Matthew 22:34-46
1 Thessalonians 2:1-8

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Great faith

Proper 16 | Ordinary Time 21

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Smooth, fist-sized rocks
Enamel paints
Decals, beads, sequins, and other decorating materials
Spray lacquer

1. Give each of the children one of the smooth rocks.

2. Allow the children to paint designs on the tops of the rocks, using enamel paints.

3. Allow time for the rocks to dry.

4. Have the children decorate their rocks with the decals, beads, sequins, or other decorating materials.

5. Have each of the children paint the name of the person he or she will be giving the paperweight gift to on the bottom of the rock.

6. Allow time for the names to dry.

7. When the paperweights are completely dry, spray them with lacquer, and allow time for the lacquer to dry before letting the children take them home....

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