Bible book: Lamentations
Creative activities and ideas based on the Bible book Lamentations
The Book of Lamentations is a powerful and poignant collection of poems that express grief and sorrow over the destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC. The book contains five different poems, each one a reflection on the loss of the city and its people. The poems are deeply personal and offer a window into the emotions of those who experienced the devastation firsthand.
On this page, we offer a variety of creative ideas, resources, and activities that can help you explore the themes and stories of the Book of Lamentations. These ideas can be used in a range of settings, including children's ministry, catechism, children's church, Bible clubs, vacation Bible school, Sunday school, or Christian primary schools.
We hope that these resources will help you share the profound messages of the Book of Lamentations with the children in your care and encourage them to reflect on the importance of grieving and lamentation in our faith journey.