I’m not a perfect example

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“Goodie-two-shoes.” “Perfect little angel.” “You think you’re better than the rest of us?” Have you ever experienced any of these? Have they been aimed at you? Perhaps you’ve even said them. Often these words are spoken in spite… or jest… … CLICK to continue…

When “Father” is a Scary Word…. (a call to Christian men for children’s ministry)

When "Father" is a Scary Word (a call to Christian men for children's ministry) [image: lego man entering "room"]

I may not remember the exact conversation anymore — but I definitely remember the point the Spirit had to make to me. We had recently moved, and I was talking with the pastor of our new church. The conversation had … CLICK to continue…

Something for the children #39: 20 simple ways to make Mom feel special

wildflowers--daisies and dandelion

Hello, children! Did you know that Mother’s Day is this Sunday? It would be a great time to think of some ways that you could make your mom feel special–after all, moms are a special gift from God to us! … CLICK to continue…

Vacation Bible School: Teaching Christian children to defend their faith, pt 3

bird on old tomato vine against a clear, blue sky

Previously, in our series on Teaching Christian children to defend their faith, we talked about the importance of leading children to a personal decision for Christ, and then giving them a firm foundation in God’s Holy Word, the Bible. Christian … CLICK to continue…

Vacation Bible School: Teaching Christian children to defend their faith, pt 2

sample of "Sword Drill" activity sheets from VBS--Superstars for Jesus

In Part 1 of Vacation Bible School: Teaching Christian children to defend their faith, we saw that the first goal of Vacation Bible School is leading the children to Jesus so that they can choose for themselves to be known … CLICK to continue…