Parent
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- Whose
Father?
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In this crowdbreaker
game, youth are given a
list of statements an...
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Materials
You can print this as a
simple list or make a grid of
sq...
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What to do
1. Youth mingle about the
room trying to must find
some...
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Some possibilities for
characteristics are:
• Hair color isn’t bla...
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• Is on the church council
• Wears a ring
• Is between 30-40 yrs o...
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• Watches soccer on TV
• Exercises
• Drinks Coffee
• Plays an inst...
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Take it to the Next Level
Make it Spiritual
We each know our Fathe...
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Here are some Scriptures
that Describe God as a
Father. What can y...
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God as Father
“But when the set time had
fully come, God sent his ...
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“Yet to all who did receive him,
to those who believed in his
name...
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Protector
“Father of the fatherless and
protector of widows is God...
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Loving
“How great is the love the
Father has lavished on us,
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Compassionate
“As a father has compassion
on his children, so the ...
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Cares for us
“The LORD your God carried
you, as a father carries h...
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Gives us gifts
“Every good and perfect gift
is from above, coming
...
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“If you, then, though you are
evil, know how to give good
gifts to...
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Disciplines us
“Endure hardship as
discipline; God is treating you...
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Make it Personal
• What characteristics of
God is most meaningful
...
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In this crowdbreaker game, youth are given a list of statements and must find another youth whose dad fits each statement.

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  1. 1. Parent Ministry Ideas - Whose Father? www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com
  2. 2. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com In this crowdbreaker game, youth are given a list of statements and must find another youth whose dad fits each statement.
  3. 3. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Materials You can print this as a simple list or make a grid of squares and include one statement in each square. If possible think about the father’s of youth in your group and use that as a guideline for characteristics. Preparation Be sure to prepare the list in advance.
  4. 4. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com What to do 1. Youth mingle about the room trying to must find someone whose dad fulfills each characteristic and have them sign next to the characteristic. Each person can only sign your list once. 2. First person to get all their squares signed wins.
  5. 5. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Some possibilities for characteristics are: • Hair color isn’t black • Wears specs • Travels on business • Works as (name a job) • Drives a car • Wears tennis shoes • Favorite hobby is (Name of a hobby) • Likes (a specific food) • Is tall/short
  6. 6. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com • Is on the church council • Wears a ring • Is between 30-40 yrs old • Wears (name an item) • Has a brother • Has a sister • Lives (location) • Has been to (place) • Wears a gold colored watch
  7. 7. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com • Watches soccer on TV • Exercises • Drinks Coffee • Plays an instrument • Plays a sport • Likes to fish • Has a pet • Has a mustache or beard • Is bald
  8. 8. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Take it to the Next Level Make it Spiritual We each know our Father best. We know what he likes, what he does, and common characteristics about him. But we should also know our heavenly Father. • What are the things God likes? • What are the things that God does? • What are some characteristics of God?
  9. 9. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Here are some Scriptures that Describe God as a Father. What can you learn about God as Father from each verse?
  10. 10. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com God as Father “But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship. Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, “Abba, Father.” So you are no longer a slave, but God’s child; and since you are his child, God has made you also an heir. – Galatians 4:4-7
  11. 11. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com “Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God” – John 1:12
  12. 12. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Protector “Father of the fatherless and protector of widows is God in his holy habitation.” – Psalm 10:14 “When my father and my mother forsake me, then the LORD will take me up.” – Psalm 27:10
  13. 13. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Loving “How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are!” – 1 John 3:1
  14. 14. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Compassionate “As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him.” – Psalm 103:13 “The Father of compassion and the God of all comfort” – 2 Corinthians 1:3
  15. 15. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Cares for us “The LORD your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place.” – Deuteronomy 1:31
  16. 16. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Gives us gifts “Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father, who does not change like shifting shadows.” – James 1:17
  17. 17. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com “If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!” – Matthew 7:11
  18. 18. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Disciplines us “Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father? Our fathers disciplined us for a little while as they thought best; but God disciplines us for our good.” Hebrews 12:7,10
  19. 19. www.CreativeYouthIdeas.com www.CreativeHolidayIdeas.com Make it Personal • What characteristics of God is most meaningful to you? Why? • What is the first step in becoming a child of the Father? • If you become a child of the Father, then how should you live your life?
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