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As For Me and My House Craft

Bible Verse: As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord -Joshua 24:15

I like this verse and have seen it hung in many homes.  I don't have the means to buy a grand piece of art with the verse on it so the study of this verse was the perfect opportunity to create our own art piece!


  • 5 small craft sticks 
  • painting
  • sharpie
  • glue sticks
  • paint utensils (brushes, rollers, sponges) 
  • card stock paper
I knew I wanted the back ground to be a painting, nothing specific, just brush strokes.  I gave the boys materials and said 'Paint!'.  

They didn't need any further encouragement. 

These boys are not entertained for long periods of time with paint.  Soon their papers were covered in colors and they were ready to move on.  

Once the paint dried I gave them each 5 craft sticks and asked them to make a house. 

In the beginning this was a bit of a challenge but they both were able to make a house, upside down.  

With all the pieces in place we glued them onto a spot on the painting. 

I cut around the craft sticks and wrote the verse, as The Dragons recited it to me, inside their houses. 

Finished art piece! 


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