Activities to Spark Joy for Mother’s Day

These super creative cards and crafts will make Mother's Day special for every child in your care!
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Looking for the perfect Sunday school activities to celebrate moms? As Mother’s Day is fast approaching, use these craft ideas to send your kids home with an adorable gift. And remember, kids have varying family situations, so they can honor moms, mother-figures, grandmothers, or anyone they admire on this special day (maybe it’s even dad)!

It can be a special day for each child in your care.

10 year old embracing and kissing her smiling beautiful mother
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We are always to give honor where honor is due!

Handmade Cards

Start with a card for kids to show mom how much they love her! Include a Bible verse to let moms know how much God loves them too.

Handprint Crafts

Tiny hands make the most unique gifts, especially when they’re the center of attention!

Crafts with Photos

Pictures mark our happiest moments in time. Use these Mother’s Day photo crafts to highlight a mom’s favorite photos.

  • This simple photo coaster craft will remind moms of their kids while protecting their furniture.
  • A sweet way to show off flowers in your home, this picture frame vase will be a hit!
  • Too many pictures? Put mom’s favorite in this special frame.
  • Children and flowers just go together! This flowerpot craft will bring joy to every mom.
  • This wonderful DIY Photo Cube gives moms an ever-changing choice of pictures to display.
  • Bottle cap magnets are a fun reminder, perfect for any fridge!

And remember, kids have varying family situations, so they can honor mother-figures, fathers, or anyone they admire on this special day!

Additional Fun and Easy Crafts

These crafts are sure to delight moms and the kids who get to make them!

However you choose to celebrate Mother’s Day with your group, remember that we are always to give honor where honor is due!

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  Updated on April 22, 2021

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