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Thanksgiving Coloring Pages: 12 Free Bible Verse Activities for Kids

Thanksgiving coloring pages

Want a fun, easy way to help children learn Scripture, express creativity, and focus on gratitude for blessings? Then turn to these free printable Thanksgiving coloring pages.

These freebies are for artists of all ages—from toddlers and preschoolers to senior citizens and grandparents. Kids and adults alike will enjoy decorating Thanksgiving-themed pages that feature Bible verses. Whether the sheets feature a turkey, a cornucopia, or a Bible story, they’re wonderful reminders to be thankful to God.

The internet is filled with Thanksgiving coloring pages, often as PDF downloads. You can search by Scripture verse, Bible book, Bible character and more. To make it easy for you, we’ve assembled some of our favorite printables below.

Thanksgiving coloring pages work well in Sunday school and children’s church. Use them as part of a lesson about gratitude or as time-fillers at the end of class. Teachers can send sheets home with families too. If your church has a Thanksgiving worship service, provide coloring pages to attendees. (Don’t forget the crayons or colored pencils!) You also might want to display the finished masterpieces. Simply hang them around the fellowship hall, for example, as reminders to be grateful.

Thanksgiving coloring pages also add a nice touch to food baskets. Be sure to include the church’s name and contact information. What a wonderful way to wish members of your church and community a happy Thanksgiving!

12 free Thanksgiving coloring pages to gobble up:

1. Give Thanks

These adorable coloring pages feature Scripture from 1 Thessalonians 5:18 and Psalm 69:30.

2. A Watered Garden

At this site, you’ll find a pack of 15 free fall-themed and Thanksgiving coloring pages. We especially love the one showcasing the words from Isaiah 58:11.

3. The Thankful Leper

The New Testament account of Jesus healing 10 lepers is a popular teaching topic in November. Enrich your lesson or sermon by distributing this free coloring page about the one leper who returned to thank Jesus.

4. Gratitude Galore

Check out this great pack of 10 Thanksgiving coloring pages. Church members of all ages will remember there’s always something to be grateful for.

5. Coloring Page Placemat

The layout of this coloring page makes it ideal for use as a placemat. Families will enjoy these for their big feast! Plus, the Bible verse, 1 Chronicles 16:34, is a cherished Scripture about giving thanks.

6. Pumpkins Galore

Break out orange pencils for this Thanksgiving coloring sheet! Loads of pumpkins frame the outlined words of Psalm 136:1.

7. Detailed Designs

These elegant, intricate Thanksgiving coloring pages showcase a variety of Scriptures. They’ll especially be a hit with older kids, teens, and adults.

8. All-Season Gratitude

According to the artist, this coloring page offers an important reminder: There’s no pressure to “cram all my thankfulness into the month of November.”

9. Blooming With Thanks

Using a botanical theme, this highly detailed Thanksgiving coloring page features Psalm 107:1.

10. Let Us Give Thanks

With a classic autumn look, these two Thanksgiving coloring pages are great reminders to thank and praise God.

11. Fall Foliage

As the leaves descend, the thanks ascend! This coloring page contains the command from 1 Thessalonians 5:18, to give thanks “in everything.”

12. A Circle of Thanks

Recipients of this lovely coloring sheet will be surrounded by gratitude—and by the words of Psalm 118:1.

Have fun using and sharing these Thanksgiving coloring pages!

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Stephanie Martin, a freelance journalist, has worked in Christian publishing for 28 years. She’s active at her church in Lakewood, Colorado, where she lives with her family.