Build a Manger? This DIY Manger Kit is Fun and Supports Ministry

March 8, 2019

​Build a Manger?
​This DIY Manger Kit is Fun and
Supports Ministry

When you think of the baby Jesus in the manger, I urge you to consider the incredible example of manhood in Jesus Christ.

Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men. And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Philippians 2:5-9

By leaving God’s side to take on human flesh, Jesus was demonstrating humility, service and selfless sacrifice. Simply put, There’s Manhood in the Manger! ®

The Manger Build from Noble Warriors

That’s why Noble Warriors (a ministry that serves churches; helping them equip men to walk with Christ and lead well) has developed two resources to help men step up and lead this Christmas.

The Manger Build® is a resource for churches. Using the information provided, a team of men from the local church prays, plans and prepares to host The Manger Build®. A time when men come out to build life-sized managers with their children or someone else’s. Pre-cut wood and instructions make the activity fun and simple but the daily devotions help dads lead their families to keep Christ in front of Christmas. These managers are really big enough to hold a baby! Learn more at

DIY Manger Kit

The Dad’s Tools for Spiritual Leadership®: Let’s Build a Manger!TM  kit is a smaller version intended for individual use. Families are encouraged to purchase this kit which includes wood, nails and instructions to build a small manger. Six interactive, fun and practical activities are included in the kit to help dad (or granddad, or an uncle, or a big brother, or….) step up to lead the family. You can purchase a kit for your family or share it as a gift with someone else at Use the promo code FLAVOR for free shipping!

The big idea behind each of these resources is to equip and encourage men to step up and lead their families because…. There’s Manhood in the Manger! ®

​​Serving Adventurously,

Mike Young

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