Looking for a few game ideas that will have the kids talking about all week? Try using a game that involves making a mess! Anyone who has ever worked with children know that messy anything is always a huge success. I know, the clean up is never fun, but with a few trash bags and tarps, a messy game can be a very simple clean up. Here are 5 games you can try at your church that are sure to be huge hits with your kids.
Pictionary is a great game to play with your kids, but this version steps it up. Place some pudding down on a covered table and have the kids draw pictures with their fingers using the pudding. You can use words from your Bible lesson to tie it into the theme.
4. Cheetos Head
Each player wears a shower cap covered in shaving cream or cool whip. The rest of the team throws Cheetos towards the player with the cap on and the player with the most Cheetos stuck to their face wins.
3. Cereal Face
Cover one team members face with shaving cream (give them goggles for their eyes) and have the rest of the team take turns tossing Fruit Loops onto their face. The winner is team with he most Fruit Loops on their face.
One player sits on the floor with an ice cream cone in their mouth. The other player stands above them on a chair and tries to drop their items inside the cone. The goal of the game is to be the first team to successfully build their ice cream come. You can use marshmallows instead of ice cream, chocolate sauce, sprinkles, whipped cream, and cherries.
1. Egg Russian Roulette
As seen on the Tonight Show. Break your kids into two teams and have an adult leader from each team play. Take a dozen eggs and hard boil 9 of them (keep 3 raw). The leaders then take turns smashing eggs over their head, trying not to pick the raw eggs.