Creative activities and ideas based on the biblical figure of Jude (apostle)
Jude also known as Thaddaeus, was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus. He is mentioned in the synoptic gospels and the book of Acts, but little is known about his life or ministry. In John 14:22, he is referred to as "Judas (not Iscariot)" and asks Jesus why he is revealing himself only to the disciples and not to the world. He is also listed among the apostles in Matthew 10:3 and Mark 3:18. According to tradition, he preached in Mesopotamia and was martyred in Persia, possibly by being beaten to death with a club.
We have compiled a range of creative ideas and activities below that relate to this Biblical person. These resources are designed to help you teach important life lessons in an engaging and interactive way, whether you are a children's ministry leader, a Sunday school teacher, or a religious educator in a Christian primary school.
Our activities below are suitable for use in various settings such as church children's programs, children's ministry, catechism classes, children's services, Bible clubs, vacation Bible school, and Sunday school, and will help students understand the relevance of the Bible to their lives, and the importance of applying its teachings in practical ways.