Puzzles & brain games

The labyrinth is a kind of post run with 44 posts. The correct solution of a post always results in the next post to be approached. If you choose the wrong solution, you have to wait a little longer


  • age 7 to 14
  • between 10-15 participants
  • Indoor or outdoor
  • 2 handlers will be needed to prepare

Numbers and numbers

Gameplay: The Jungschärler get the order (eg Wanted poster as a start) to look for the lost sheep. They then go from post to post until they find the sheep. At each post there is a leader in disguise. The children are each given a clue as to where the next post is and how to deal with that person to get information. If the specified criteria are not met, the leader does not give information!

Generally, the more leaders, the better. The listed variant can be expanded depending on the time budget and present leaders.

At the end, a big party can be celebrated!:)

Appendix: Game idea in detail & Wanted poster

The game is a variation of Monopoly

Adventure rooms can now be found in every major city. You are locked in a room and have to free yourself from it within a certain time. Simple adventure rooms can also be set up yourself and completed with children in a youth group afternoon

If it should rain cats and dogs at summer camp ...

"Detective run in the house"!!

The Creation Alphabeth is a fun way for children to engage with the theme of God as Creator.

The three cantons of Uri, Schwyz and Nidwalden each form a game group. The game is played according to the official rules (Swiss edition)


Games Workbook for Youth and Teen Ministry No. 03






15 puzzles on stories from the Old Testament. They are suitable as a supplement to Bible studies in school lessons, children's services, Sunday school, youth group lessons and camps

17 puzzles lead through the New Testament. Useful for devotions with Bible stories, Bible studies in children's services, Sunday school, youth group

Riddle and brain game

Which group is the most credible encyclopedia?

5against5 known as a TV show (family quiz) is suitable as a quiz game in the afternoon or as an evening show on the occasion of an anniversary or parents' evening. The preparation for it is time-consuming, especially if the questions are created by yourself.

125 Program Suggestions of Every Kind for Filled Young Share Afternoons

Make an orienteering course with the Bible. This article shows you how to make an orienteering event where the participants are led through different Bible passages to the next post. It's fun - let yourself be surprised...

In this night terrain game, players are on a quest to find a secret agent. This agent is in possession of a very important briefcase. Will you find out the necessary information to lure him out of his hiding place?