Bible Story Craft for Samson and the Lion
1. For the lion, cardboard or construction paper; brown and gold paint, felt pens or crayons.
2. For the honey, construction paper, beige paint, felt pen or crayon.
1. Cut out the lion, paste or trace it onto cardboard or construction paper, color it brown and gold. if you trace it, draw on the face, the mane and the tail.
Tell the children how Samson saw a Philistine woman that he wanted to marry, so one day when he was going to the woman’s home, a young lion came and threatened him and Samson killed it, but he didn’t tell anyone what he had done.
2. Cut out the honey, paste it on construction paper, color it beige..
tell the children how some bees came and made a home inside the lion and there was honey, and Samson found it and ate the honey and gave some to his mother and father but didn’t tell them where it came from.
Tell them that when Samson married the woman, there was a feast and Samson made a riddle of the lion and the honey and his wife told the Philistines the answer to the riddle when they asked her so Samson gave her to someone else.