Following are the best books on prayer I can recommend for families. You’ll find prayer books here that range from preschool to high school. Don’t forget to check out additional prayer resources at the end of the post!
My good friend Anne Marie from Future Flying Saucers has some great ideas on teaching the Bible to kids to share with you today.
You’ve been around long enough t0 know that children come in all shapes and sizes. Each has differing abilities and talents. Each looks at the world differently.
While it is important that Biblical Truth not change, how we *teach* the Truth can, and should, differ. Many churches today go about children’s ministry in creative, and sometimes extremely, different ways depending upon location and social structure….. Continue reading
My good friend Amy Blevins from Encouraging Moms at Home had the opportunity to pre-screen Disney’s new film, Beauty and the Beast. She took the time to share her thoughts here at Thinking Kids.
As my daughter and I drove away from our pre-screening of Beauty and the Beast last Thursday, we had a nice long chat about the story of Lot. I’d like to think I would have been more like Abraham and taken the second choice of land instead of grabbing the best for myself. But hind sight is 20/20 right? The truth is–none of us know which choice we would have made in that situation in which Lot chose the best land for himself.
As I consider the facts of the “exclusively gay moment” which has been included in the Disney’s Beauty and the Beast’s Live Action Film, the story of Lot and his family is what keeps coming to my mind. I don’t want our family to be so at home in this world that we think nothing of the moral decline we see spiraling around us. It’s not going to get any better–the Bible tells us it will get worse and worse until the last days. By the time Lot and his wife fled the city, the men of the city had been trying to beat down his doors so that they could rape his angelic visitors, and yet Lot lingered until the angels literally threw him out of the city!…. Continue reading