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Bible story: Moses' raised arms provide the victory

Creative activities based on the Bible story of Moses' raised arms provide the victory

The Bible story of Moses holding his arms up is found in Exodus chapter 17. The Israelites were fighting against the Amalekites, and as long as Moses held up his arms with his staff, the Israelites would prevail. However, when he lowered his arms, the Amalekites would begin to win. To help Moses, Aaron and Hur held up his arms, and the Israelites emerged victorious.

This story teaches us about the importance of teamwork, support, and encouragement, as well as the power of prayer and faith. It also shows how God can work through us to accomplish great things when we work together and trust in Him.

On this page you will find creative ideas, resources and activities relating to the Bible story of Moses holding his arms up, which you can use in your children’s ministry, kid’s church, children’s and youth work or Christian primary school.