Unit: Wandering in the Wilderness

Session Titles: Balaam and Balak

Story Point: God commanded Balaam to bless His people

Big Picture Question: What does it mean to sin? To sin is to think, speak or behave in any way that goes against God and His commands

Unit Bible Verse: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding; In all you ways know him, and he will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6

Bible Passage: Numbers 22-24

Craft: Talking Donkey

Printout of Donkey on Grey Cardstock (link below)



  • Print out the donkey pattern (by clicking on the top photo) onto plain or colored card stock.
  • Color it if desired.
  • Cut it out.
  • In order to make the donkey able to talk, cut on the dotted line where his mouth would be.
  • Tape or glue a clothespin on the back.  Line up the center opening of the clothespin with the mouth. (See pictures above.)
  • Open and close the clothespin to make the donkey talk.


Craft: Paper Bag Donkey

Supplies you will need:

The instructions with pictures for how to make the donkey are listed on the website linked below. This is definitely a craft that will be better for older kids.



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