Fruit of the Spirit Stones


clean rocks
small paint brushes
acrylic paint or markers


1. Paint or use markers to write words on rocks. Words include: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.
2. After rocks dry, find a place where you can see encouraging words every day.

This article first appeared in the August 2006 issue of Focus on the Family Clubhouse Jr. magazine. Copyright © 2006 by Focus on the Family. Used by permission. Photo © Ron Nickel.