You might be thinking that this is a blog about and for kids, but I wanted to tell you how I structure my (planned) time with God. Obviously, you can spend time with God anywhere, BUT, I find if I don’t have a small schedule in place, it doesn’t happen at all - anyone with … Continue reading My Quiet Time
photo source: lehighvalleylive.com Another week, another chance for me to write to you about random thoughts in my head. With Valentine’s Day approaching I wanted to share a few ideas for the holiday that we will be using in our house! Valentine’s hearts - we cut out paper hearts and write positive qualities of our … Continue reading What is Love!?
God uses some really average people to spread the news of His saving grace! This week we learn about the first martyr, Stephen, and some other wild ways God works to make sure His name is known to the ends of the earth! Monday, January 25: Acts 6:8-15 Key Points: The people accusing Stephen did … Continue reading Multiplied
In the spirit of a new year, I wanted to share a few books that have helped me/our family grow in our walk with God. There is so much meaningful content out there that I never want to get in the way of actually reading the Bible, BUT, I have found these books to be … Continue reading A Few Book Recommendations
It was just Christmastime, so we are very familiar with what it means to give and receive gifts! This week we get to read about how God gives us the Holy Spirit. After Jesus ascended into heaven, God gave the disciples the Holy Spirit. We get access to the Holy Spirit anytime we want - … Continue reading The Gift of The Holy Spirit
I loved reading through our Advent scripture this week and seeing how God weaves together the smallest details to make a significant impact for His kingdom - much like a symphony. I pray this week that God stirs your heart with excitement and anticipation for the birth of our Savior! Monday, December 14 – Day … Continue reading The Creator’s Symphony!
So, I am clearly in a celebratory mood over here. My last post was about birthdays, and now we are moving on to Christmas! I wish I could write to you about all the enriching activities I lead for my children around the holidays, but I can barely get the laundry off of the laundry … Continue reading Christmas Playlist(and a bonus idea)
We have two birthdays in our house next week(pray for me) which has me thinking about all the fun routines I want to establish with our kids! When they come home from college, I want them to think..."this is what our family does on birthdays!" Here are a few ways me(or some of my friends!) … Continue reading Birthday Traditions
Okay, so no bears, but dragons and beasts. This week we get a crash course in Satan, the Antichrist and false prophets. We want to be ready when God comes back! This week is convicting - is Jesus really real to us in our daily lives? Monday, November 2 - Revelation 11:1-14 Key Points: The … Continue reading Dragons and Beasts and Bears, Oh MY!
A focus of the kid’s ministry team has been teaching our families The Lord’s Prayer. We are going line by line so that our children can learn it AND understand what it means. This is a foundation of the faith that we want them to cling to the rest of their lives. Today, I wanted … Continue reading The Lord’s Prayer Breakdown