Psalm 148 Active Version
Here is a fun and active way to get all ages engaging with Psalm 148.
Extract from the psalm:
1 Praise God from the heavens. (Thrust arm high, point to sky - use two arms if you want!)
2 All his angels, praise him. (Flap your angel wings.)
3 Praise him sun, (draw circle with finger,)
and praise him moon, (make crescent shape with finger,)
and praise him shining stars. (Make twinkling star fingers.)
4 Praise him highest heavens, praise him outer space. (A choice here - hum first line of Star Wars theme, or do that Darth Vader "Luke, I am your father" thing.)
5 Let them praise him, for he made them. (Point thumb backwards and shout "In the beginning”.)
6 Let them praise him for he sustains them. (Point to ground and shout "Now". Point ahead and shout "and forever".)
7 So praise the Lord from the earth, starting with the seas monsters! (Wave arms, octopus-like, make scary growling sound.)
8 Now, hail and frost and snow and wind join in, (wave arms, make blowy wind sound,)
9 Mountains, hills, (make mountain shape with hands,)
fruit trees, giant trees. (Make tree branch shape with arms.)...
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