Summer, Summer, Summertime

School’s Out for Summer! School’s Out Forever!  When we roll out of the last pick up of the year blasting Alice Cooper and screaming our lungs out, I know for sure that summer is officially here!!!  And I love, love, love that we’ve moved Munger VBS to the beginning of summer this year.  So we’ll … Continue reading Summer, Summer, Summertime

Taking Responsibility

Welcome to Holy Week! Your children have spent Lent learning the story of Holy Week in Sunday school. They have participated in Palm Sunday and watched an Easter play put on by our youth.  They are so excited about Easter!  But there is no Easter Sunday without Good Friday.  This week’s reading isn’t easy, but … Continue reading Taking Responsibility

The Tomb Was Empty

Because we at Munger Kids love encouraging family fun and learning through experiences (e.g. we used our Resurrection Eggs last Sunday during class), we thought we’d offer another easy, hands-on project you can do with your kids to reinforce the Easter story. It’s really easy to make this - even with the youngest preschoolers - … Continue reading The Tomb Was Empty

How To Prepare For What’s Coming Next

We’ve always had our kids play a big part in our Palm Sunday services and all ages worship together on Easter Sunday. But do our children actually know why they are waving palm branches on the stage while wearing donkey ears? Do they know why there is a palpable joy in the air on Easter … Continue reading How To Prepare For What’s Coming Next

A Little Lenten Project: Giving & Sacrifice

Today we will talk about how a single penny could be worth more to God than millions of dollars. We will learn about the poor widow who gave more than all the rich people, and that things aren’t always the way they seem. While Jesus was preaching in the temple he saw lots of rich … Continue reading A Little Lenten Project: Giving & Sacrifice

Forgiveness Is Key

This week's reading brings some really useful practical advice. Especially if you have more than one child at home. We always hear and tell our children to live like Jesus, and sometimes it's hard for kids to figure out exactly how or what to do. This week will give them some ideas about conflict resolution … Continue reading Forgiveness Is Key

Sharing Is Caring

In our preschool classes we are continuing to talk about the life of Jesus. We started in Advent and will continue all the way through Easter. So we have four whole months dedicated to teaching our little ones about the life of Jesus.  Although that’s a lot of time, it’s still not nearly enough time … Continue reading Sharing Is Caring

Bible Reading: No Is Not an Option

This week’s passages talk a few times about the compassion of Jesus. Many of these stories are relatable to our kids, and are a good opportunity to talk about the ways Jesus is the same as us and the ways he is different.** **Small disclaimer: don’t let your children try to convince you (as my … Continue reading Bible Reading: No Is Not an Option