Something for the children #37: Job 12:13 Bible coloring page

Job 12:13 Bible coloring page

I have been reading about Job in the Bible.  Job was a good man, but bad things happened to him.  It is sad, but sometimes things are that way. God still loved Job very much, and Job kept trusting God. … CLICK to continue…

Inspirational winter wallpaper: Icy Field

Icy field free inspirational desktop wallpaper (standard size) with Psalm 40:16

This has been a bit of an odd winter so far, at least in the western United States.  The frosty cold and lack of precipitation has made beautiful scenes of icy vegetation possible.  Even amid trying times, God sends us … CLICK to continue…

Something for the children #35: Baby Jesus, story that awes angels (fill-in poem)

"The Adoration of the Shepherds" by Gerard van Honthorst

This time of year, a lot of people are thinking about baby Jesus.  About two thousand years ago, God came to earth as a baby.  His name was Jesus.  The story of baby Jesus is so wonderful that even the … CLICK to continue…

Keeping family first in Vacation Bible School ministry, part 3

Sack lunch

Often many of the willing volunteers for Vacation Bible School will be parents with children at home.  Vacation Bible School is all about ministering to children. While we find great joy in sharing the love of Jesus with the children … CLICK to continue…

Keeping family first in Vacation Bible School ministry, part 2

derivative of "Look, I have scissors!" by traveling lunas 2011 (Creative Commons attribution license) flickr.com

The “Work together” principle (from Keeping family first in Vacation Bible School ministry, part 1) can be extended into your Vacation Bible School preparations, whatever the age of your children. Include them in your ministry. Give very young children some … CLICK to continue…

Hasten Home this week: my support team

a family of "snowmen": mom, dad, brother and sister

December 2, 2011 This week I read a post on mylifeismyrainbow at wordpress.com.  The post, entitled “A Family = A Team“, got me thinking.  I would like to tell you about the support team behind Hasten Home. In ministry and … CLICK to continue…