Wheel of a Deal // Minute to Win It Game

How to Play the "Wheel of a Deal" Game Students are playing with 4 Aces, 4 Kings, 4 Queens, 4 Jacks, and 4 Tens... one by one they have to sort the 5 sets of...

Mad Dog // Game

An NBC "Minute to Win It" Game Materials 2 breath mint boxes ruler Instructions Secure breath mint boxes to the ends of the ruler so they stand lengthwise. Remove piece of the lid so that opening is unobstructed. When the clock...

Bullseye // Game

We played this game @ msy on Wednesday, October 26 with a single-shot nerf gun 5 suction-cup darts a whiteboard marked up with targeted prized areas Fun times! [vimeo 31267005 w=500 h=275] source Vimeo

David and Goliath Dodgeball // Game

Basic Dodgeball Rules Divide the room into two halves with a center dividing line Place the dodgeballs on the center line and start the players on the back line of each side A player is OUT when...

Creative Attention Getters // Breakout Session @ CPC 2012

Notes from: Creative Attention Getters Breakout Session @ CPC 2012 Orlando by John Tasch People make a decision in 8 seconds whether or not they are going to listen to you. If you don't put on a program...

Alternating Between Music and Games in Main Street

In Main Street last summer (2011) we ended up playing games every week for about 15 minutes at beginning if the children's ministry hour. It was fun. The students had a blast being silly...

Snowball Fight // Game

How to Play the "Snowball Fight" Game: Grab some scratch paper (or paper you are going to recycle), white and colored, and enough for every participant to have one (possibly two or three). Divide the...

Shuffle Your Buns // Game

How to Play Shuffle Your Buns One big circle w/ chairs close together. Pull one volunteer out and have them try and sit back in their vacant chair. Although the person next to that empty...

Defying Gravity // Minute to Win It Game

How to Play "Defying Gravity": Two balloons per participant. We found that color-matching balloons really helped! We also made it a contest between three people to try to keep the 2 balloons afloat for the...

Celebrity Yearbook // Game

Quiz type games are always a good thing in the game bag to pull out when you want a lower key evening or program time. This game from the Stash was perfect for msy one...
Christmas Quiz

Christmas Quiz // Game

We play these quiz-style games @ msy quite frequently where we pit our 11 small groups against each other. As we go through each question, the groups who got it right get a point,...

Drag Races // Game

This was a fun activity we did a couple of weeks ago @ msy. Jen C. had the idea to have the students push two cars in neutral across the church parking lot in a...