WAUMBA LAND

An environment designed with children ages six weeks–Pre-K in mind

TEACHING ABOUT GOD IN A FUN AND ENGAGING WAY.

Your preschooler can plan on lots of singing, dancing, and learning every week.

We miss seeing your smiling faces, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on Waumba Land!

We are providing an online Waumba Land experience for your child each Sunday morning.

Follow us on Instagram at @waumbalandptc and waumbalandnwn for more kid-friendly ideas and connection!


 

Online Content

Sunday Feature, August 2

Today, your child will learn that Paul and Silas loved God and wanted to tell everyone about him. They even celebrated God by singing after they were thrown in jail. While they were singing, the jail started to shake, and the doors flew open! Wow! Paul and Silas trusted God, and we can trust God too.

Talk about it:

  1. What happened to Paul and Silas because they were telling people about God?
  2. What happened to the jail while Paul and Silas were singing?
  3. Who can you tell about how much God loves them?

Keep the learning and fun going with these ideas:

Play Shake and Freeze.

Learn the Bible verse. 

Sunday Feature, July 26

Today, your child will learn about a man named Daniel. Daniel loved God and talked to him, even though there was a law against it. When the king found out that Daniel was praying to God, he threw Daniel into a den full of lions! That would be so scary! But Daniel did the right thing and trusted God to keep him safe.

Talk about it:

  1. Where can you talk to God?
  2. Why did the king throw Daniel into the lions’ den?
  3. Was the king surprised when he found out that Daniel was safe?

Keep the learning and fun going with these ideas:

Make your own lions’ den. 

Learn the Bible verse. 

Sunday Feature, July 19

Today, your preschooler will learn about a woman who didn’t have much—only two coins! But the woman trusted God with everything because she knew God loved her and would take care of her.

Talk about it:
1. How many coins did the woman give?
2. Can you trust God with a little or a lot?
3. What thing is hard for you to share?

Check these out for more fun:

Play a fun game.
Learn the Bible verse.

Sunday Feature, July 12

Today, your preschooler will learn how God asked Samuel to find the new king. Wow! That’s an important job! God sent Samuel to Jesse’s house to meet his EIGHT sons. Samuel thought maybe the strongest, smartest, tallest, or even the most fun son would make a good king. But God told Samuel that the youngest son, David, would be the next king because David loved God.

Talk about it:

  1. How many sons did Jesse have? (Count them together!)
  2. Why was David chosen to be the next king?
  3. What can you trust God to help you do?

Check these out to have more fun:

Play Choose the King.

Learn the Bible verse. 

Sunday Feature, July 5

Today, your preschooler will learn about how God asked Joshua to get the bad guys out of the city of Jericho. But Jericho was surrounded by a gigantic wall! Joshua and his army marched around the wall, blew their horns, and the wall fell to the ground! Joshua was able to do something big because he trusted God, and we can trust God too.

Talk about it:

  1. What did Joshua and his army do to make the wall fall down?
  2. What things are hard for you to do?
  3. Can you trust God to help you when you have something hard to do?

Check out these fun activities:

Make a horn like Joshua’s.

Learn the Bible verse. 

Sunday Feature, June 28

We’ve been learning all month that we can trust God. Today, your child will learn about a time when God told Noah to build a HUGE boat! Noah put his family and two of every kind of animal on the boat. (That’s a lot of animals!) They were safe in the boat when God made it rain and rain. Noah trusted God even when he didn’t understand, and you can trust God too!

Talk about it:

  1. What did God put in the sky to remind us of his promise?
  2. What are some things you see outside that make you smile? (God made it all!)
  3. How can you trust God today?

Looking for more? Check these out:

Go on a Rainbow Hunt. 

Learn the Bible verse. 

Sunday Feature, June 21

Today, your preschooler will learn about Queen Esther. Esther loved her family and friends and was able to help them because she trusted God. Even though she was afraid, she trusted God to help her do the right thing. She was so brave!

Talk about it:

    1. Have you ever been afraid to do the right thing?
    2. How do you know you can trust God?
    3. How can you do the right thing today?

Scroll down for ideas to have even more fun with your child.

Sunday Feature, June 14

God helped Gideon’s teeny tiny army win the battle against the BIG BAD army. Gideon trusted God and did what he said to do. Gideon knew God loved him and wanted to help him.

Talk about it:

  1. How did God help Gideon win the battle?
  2. What are some things you can ask God to help you with?
  3. How can you be brave today because you can trust God?

For more RoundUp fun, check these out:

Have some Flashlight Fun!

Learn the Bible verse. 

Sunday Feature, June 7

This week, your child will learn that Gideon’s army had lots of soldiers, but God told him to send nearly all of them home! Gideon trusted God and did what he said to do, even if it meant fighting a battle with a very small army. God loved Gideon, and he loves us too.

Talk about it:

  1. What are some things that are hard for you to do?
  2. Who are the people who love you like God does?
  3. What are some things people who love you may ask you to do because they want what’s best for you (e.g. brush your teeth, eat your vegetables, clean up your toys)?

Scroll down for more ideas to keep the fun going all week.

Sunday Feature, May 31

This week, your child will learn that God helped Elijah by sending a BIG fire. Wow! Elijah was brave and trusted God! You can trust God too!

Talk about it:
1. When have you been brave?
2. What are some ways you can trust God? (He can help you when you are scared or feeling sad.)
3. How do you know God loves you?

Scroll down for more RoundUp fun, including a NEW music video!

Sunday Feature, May 24

Here’s a peek at our summertime fun in Waumba Land. We’ll teach your child our new song (cowboy dance video included – ) and send them on a scavenger hunt through the house to gather their RoundUp gear!

Sunday Feature, May 17
This week, your child will learn that God made them to do all kinds of amazing things! They can share, say kind words, help others, and even praise and celebrate him. God made them and loves everything about them.
Talk about it:
  1. What are good things God made you to do?
  2. What are some kind words you can say to someone?
  3. Who can you share with this week?
Here’s more fun for your preschooler:
  1. Meet Your Child at the Mirror
  2. Let’s See Those Dance Moves (Video Below)
  3. Learn the Bible Verse

Sunday Feature, May 10

Every part of your child is wonderfully made by God. It’s true! God made them and loves everything about them. When they’re waving to their friends with their hands, running around the playground on their feet, or eating yummy food with their mouth—they can remember that God made them and loves everything about them.

Talk about it:

  1. What are things you can do with your nose, ears, feet?
  2. What are some silly things you can do (make a funny face, make silly noises)?
  3. Who made you? (God did!)

Want to have even more fun with your child? Scroll down to check it out!

Sunday Feature, May 3

Today we are learning that God made your child to be exactly who they are—the things they like, the things they are good at, and the things that make them unique. They are wonderfully made and are special to God. He loves EVERYTHING about them.

Talk about it:

    1. What are things you like?
    2. What does God love about you?
    3. What are some amazing things you can do (jump really high, snap your fingers, etc.)?

Ready for more fun? Scroll down to check it out!

Sunday Feature, April 26

All month, we’ve been learning about our good friend Jesus. Today we’ll learn about a time when Jesus was on a boat with his friends, and there was a big storm! There was a lot of wind and rain and Jesus’s friends were scared of the storm. But Jesus took care of them and told the storm to stop! He was their good friend, and he’s your good friend too.

Talk about it:

  1. When was the last time you felt scared?
  2. How do you think Jesus’s friends felt after he stopped the storm?
  3. How do you know Jesus is your friend?

There’s a lot more fun to be had! Scroll down to check it out!

Sunday Feature, April 19

All month long, we’re learning about our good friend Jesus. When he went to visit Mary and Martha, all he wanted to do was spend time with them. Today we’ll learn how Jesus was their good friend, and he’s your good friend too!

Talk about it:

  1. How do you know Jesus is your friend?
  2. What are ways you can spend time with Jesus? (Spoiler alert: singing and dancing)
  3. How can you be a good friend?

Want more fun things to do this week? Scroll down to check them out!

Friday Feature, April 17

Making the wise choice isn’t always the most fun, but it can save you from a lot of trouble. Join the KidStuf crew as they learn together how the wise see danger and just . . . walk away!

Sunday Feature, April 12

Today we are celebrating Easter! Jesus’s friends were sad when he had to go away, but he came back in three days . . . just like he said he would!

Yay—it was a great day! Jesus loves us and wants us all to know that he is our good friend. And that is why we celebrate Easter.

Talk about it:

  1. How did Jesus’s friends feel when he went away?
  2. How many days went by before Jesus came back?
  3. How do you know Jesus is your good friend?

We have a bunch of Easter goodies for you today! Scroll down to check them out!

Easter Fun

Have an Easter Dance Party

Make an Easter Sunshine

Learn the Bible verse

Friday Feature, April 10

Kick off Easter weekend with this KidStuf show on Faith. It’s all about the questions our kids may have about Jesus and giving them the reason for the hope we have.

After the show: There are lots of ways to help grow your kids faith. Check out our list of ideas for taking a next step.

Take a next step.

Sunday Feature, April 5

It’s time for a celebration! Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey and the people were so excited to see him because they knew he was the best friend anyone could ever have. They even had a special parade!

Talk about it:

  • Who are your good friends?
  • How do you know Jesus is your good friend?
  • How can you celebrate your good friend Jesus today? (Hint: Hosanna Freeze Dance)

Scroll down for a few extras to keep the fun going all day long.

Friday Feature, April 3

Loving people isn’t always easy. (Especially if you’ve been home with them for weeks!) Watch this KidStuf show on love to be challenged to care for others the way Jesus did.

KidStuf—it’s a show you experience together, that makes your family better! It’s designed for elementary-aged kids, but we think older preschoolers will love it too.

After the show, put love into practice at your house with “Project Everyone.”

Here’s how to play!

Sunday Feature, March 29

Today we’ll hear a story Jesus told about a big party! Everyone was invited to the party because EVERYONE is important to Jesus. And if everyone is important to Jesus, everyone should be important to us too!

Talk about it:

  1. Who do you love? (Jesus loves them too!)
  2. Who would you invite if you were throwing a big party?
  3. How can you celebrate with the people you love?

We have a ton of online goodies for you today! Scroll down to check them out!

Keep the fun going!

After you experience the Bible story, dance it out with a music video and fun craft idea.

Make a banner

Learn the Bible verse

Friday Feature, March 27

There’s never been a better time for your family to become a team than right now. Watch this KidStuf show on Cooperation to learn what animals already know . . . two are better than one!

KidStuf—it’s a show you experience together that makes your family better! It’s designed for elementary-aged kids, but we think older preschoolers will love it too.

After the show, bring more Cooperation to your house with Operation Cooperation!

Learn how to play!

Sunday Feature, March 22

All month, we want your preschooler to be learning about Jesus and how they can be more like him. One way we can be like Jesus is by praying. Praying is simply talking to God, and one of the most important things your child will learn is that they can talk to God anytime, anywhere, about anything! So grab a snack and watch this Bible story video with your child.

Talk to your child about what they just learned by asking them these questions:

  1. When can you talk to God?
  2. Where can you talk to God?
  3. What can you talk to God about?

Want to help your preschooler learn to pray? Help them make a prayer cup! It’s a fun way to help your child learn that they can talk to God.

Make a Prayer Cup

Friday Feature, March 20

When you’re part of a family, you’ve got to forgive every now and then—sometimes every day, right? Check out this KidStuf show and help your kids learn how to “let it go.”

KidStuf is a show you experience together that makes your family better. It’s designed for elementary-aged kids, but we think older preschoolers will love it too.

Put forgiveness into practice at your house! Make your own Rocks Box with the instructions below.

DIY Rocks Box