Spending one’s summer at Christian Youth Camps is yes enjoyment and memorable for most teens. Among the many things they look forward to in these camps are the different games that are played. These games are great ice breakers and getting to discriminate you ways in order for everybody to fool a great time. Playing games along biblical themes is a great way to learn valuable lessons while having pleasure at the same time.
The Banana Lesson – Form different teams and give each team a banana. The instruction is to cut the banana into several pieces and with thumbtacks and glue try to put back the banana together again. It would surely be entertaining to watch the kids trying to make the banana whole again. Back the game discuss the lesson intellectual which is it is difficult to undo mistakes in life. Kids would be made sentience that there consequences for their actions so they should think first preliminary doing something wrong.
Who Are You – Write the name of a biblical character on index cards. Make as many index cards for all kids to own one. Tape the index card at the back of each kid without them knowing what was written. Make them go around the group inquisitive each other with “yes” or “no” questions about their biblical character. The first one to figure out his biblical character wins. Follow this up with lessons on identity an d what makes people unique.
Take a Hike – this game press the kids open up and get to know each other better. Base band marks on the floor in a circle. Make each kid stand on a mark with one kid standing in the middle of everyone but without a mark. Make him theophany something unique or quirky near himself also those who can empathize will have to “take a hike” or scramble to find a mark to stand in. Repeat until the kids have told something about themselves. Follow this up with a lesson on the surprising gear the kids learned as regards each added and how most of them actually have many similarities.
Bombs Away – Find a period that is four feet wide and twenty feet long. Yardstick the area with a tape and take seven pieces of construction paper and scatter them all over the area. Break the teens into groups and assign a superintend for each group. The objective is to have all members navigate the area blindfolded to get from one end to another. The guide discretion give them directions but each temporal a member steps on the boundaries or bombs(construction paper) make loud noises like hitting a pot with a spoon as if a bomb is going off. After everybody has unalterable their run, follow this up with lessons on trusting God’s direction.
A good craze to teach also at summer camps are ritualistic guitar lessons. This a great way for teens to express their fealty and give worship to God. Learning to play piano past ear is also a good lesson to learn at Christian summer camp.