Indoor Game; All Ages; 10 or more kids
This game idea is submitted by Russell Martin, a worship leader in Texarkana, Texas.
Gather many rolls of toilet paper and put them in the middle of the room. Divide the group into two teams and put them on either side of the room. Play normal dodge ball rules. If you hit someone, they are out. If they catch the “ball,” you throw you are out, etc. After round one then play again. This time, however, an adult leader gets to play god. The leader tells the youth that at any time they can tell someone they are out, or put someone back in no matter what. Whatever the leader says goes!
After the game the youth will probably complain about it not being fair, about you not being fair. Use this time to talk about God being fair and just.
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Posted on May 13, 2008