David the Shepherd

Scripture Reference: 1 Samuel 16:1-13

See also David and Goliath, David and Jonathan and King David.

Illustrating the Story

Don't forget to check out MSSS Bible Craft and Activities for Any Story for more ideas.

Colouring Pages/Activity Sheets

  • Bible Activity Sheets David Sings Songs to God
  • From Calvary Chapel Old Testament (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader).
    • David is Anointed King by Samuel
  • Kids Clubs 4 Jesus Bible Lessons - PDF resource which includes memory verse, key points, scripture reference object lesson or drama as well as word search, quiz, crossword puzzle, colouring page.
    • OT Lesson 41 "Shepherd David"
  • Making Friends Shepherd with Lamb
  • Virtual Church Children's Room - scroll down to "Pictures to Color" for a picture for this story.

Some sites have user policies which restrict use of these colouring pages to personal or educational use.  Please check the sites' policies if you wish to be using these pages outside of these purposes.


  • MSSS Sheep/Lamb Crafts for a variety of ways of recreating the humble sheep!  Or try MSSS Bible Cupcakes Sheep.

Please note:  all outside links open in a new window.

for tiny ones!

Bible Lessons

Old Testament

New Testament


Devotion and Stories

Bible Stories in Rhyme

Topical Index to Object Lessons

Current SS Lessons





Bible Activities

Craft Ideas


Memory Verse Activities


Drama and Music

Travel Activities

Sticker Activities

Teacher Resources

Teaching Tips and Resources

Mission Spotlight

About MSSS Crafts

Our History


Mission Statement

Contact MSSS Crafts

Other Stuff


Printing and Other Help

Support MSSS Crafts

Submit a Link

Translate this Site

Back Home Again!

MSSS - Crafts and Resources for Bible Stories

copyright 2001-2009 www.mssscrafts.com

All rights reserved