This month we’ll explore what the Bible has to say about common challenges kids face using the question "What do I do when...?" as our guide. Together we'll learn what to do when we're afraid or worried, as well as when people are unkind or when faced with peer pressure. As in the past, we’ll … Continue reading What Do I Do When…?
Since Easter falls very early in April this year, our Little Disciples study for the month of March is focused on preparing our hearts to celebrate Jesus' resurrection. We’ll walk through some of the events leading up to Christ’s death and resurrection, as well as learn about the why behind it. Each week we’ll use … Continue reading The Road to the Resurrection
This month our Little Disciples study will focus on four familiar stories from the Old Testament. But we don't want to look at these as just stories... we want to remember that when we read the Bible we are reading history - real things that really happened. We are also reading HIS story - God's … Continue reading Its HIStory – Lessons from the Old Testament
I have always loved the whole Christmas season. Growing up we had a number of traditions that made the weeks leading up to Christmas extra special and I looked forward to them every year. As we head into the Christmas season I'm looking forward to the traditions we've begun to establish with our girls. I'm … Continue reading What Child is This?
This month our Little Disciples Bible study series will take a look at prayer. Your kids can become "Prayer Detectives", investigating the 5 W's (who, what, when, where, why) and an H (how) of prayer. As in previous months, we’ll be using the “RAMP up” method with prompts to read, apply, make it stick, and … Continue reading Prayer Detectives
As the longest summer ever winds down and we squeeze in every last bit of summer fun that we can, I've been planning ahead for something special for our family this school year. I'd like to share it with you too! Recently, in looking at news and events going on around us, I started to … Continue reading Raising Little Disciples
We returned home yesterday from a family vacation to the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. So much fun! During the trip we even enlisted the whole family to march around inside the cabin for the Joshua at Jericho summer challenge last week... Natalie got a kick out of that! Hope your family is enjoying this too. … Continue reading Summer Challenge 5: David and Goliath