Encouraging Your Children in Worship!

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Many times we are told that church is just “too boring” for children or they can’t get anything out of it at young ages but in reality it is just not true. We know that a young child is not going to get what a teen can get out of it or understand what an adult does but they can begin great habits and enjoy the church experience! Join me at Purposeaandmeaningful today where I am guest posting to … [Read more...]

Teaching Your Children to Serve

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I wanted to talk about being intentional with your children in their spiritual lives during this series.   If we want our children to grow up knowing God we need to be intentional with our faith! I thought Sunday would be a great day to do these posts for so the next four Sunday’s will cover a different spiritual topic!  I can't believe this is the last Sunday one. This month has flown … [Read more...]

5 Things to Teach Your Children About Prayer

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I wanted to talk about being intentional with your children in their spiritual lives during this series.   If we want our children to grow up knowing God we need to be intentional with our faith! I thought Sunday would be a great day to do these posts for so the next four Sunday’s will cover a different spiritual topic! Prayer is such an important part of our relationship with God.  It is … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Take Your Children to Church

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I wanted to talk about being intentional with your children in their spiritual lives during this series.  Faith has to be taught, and practiced in order for our children to see and want to develop it in their own lives.  Of course God doesn't need us to save our children, that is HIS job but if we want our children to grow up knowing God we need to be intentional with our faith! I thought … [Read more...]

How to Get Through Hard Times as a Family

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It is always great to write about the fun things we can do as a family and all the wonderful things that go with family life.  But in reality, there are also HARD times!    We live in a fallen world and with that come sin, struggles, and trials.  Life doesn't always run as smooth as we like and sometimes our families hit HUGE bumps along the way! My husband has recently been let go at his job. … [Read more...]

Jesus, the One and Only {Beth Moore}

I LOVE everything from Beth Moore.  Really, I don't think the woman writes anything I can't devour.    Recently I was sent Jesus, the One and Onlyand this is a great book!  If you have ever wanted to do a study on the King of Kings this is a great one to do. How can we know our Savior better?  Beth dives in on this book that teaches us SO much about Jesus.  His life, his legacy, his stories and … [Read more...]

Ways to Memorize Scripture!

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I love to start the New Year with some goals.  I will be sharing those with you in the next couple of weeks.  The most important goals I wanted to set where my spiritual goals. Not some self righteous "look at me" goals. It is more like messed up me needs Jesus more goals.  You know what I mean? This past year I have been disappointed in the time I have given to God.  Not enough and I'm … [Read more...]

Child Training Bible Charts

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I want to celebrate with YOU, my readers for making it through the 31 days of character building book series with me.  On the 1st day I talked about my favorite bibles and the bibles I had heard about that were great for kids.  I am happy to share more about The Child Training Bible with you today!  If you have not checked out this great resource, you MUST!  My husband and I have been putting ours … [Read more...]

NIV Boys Bible

NIV Boys Bible Published at Zondervan About the product The NIV Boys Bible was created especially for boys ages 9 to 12 and helps them grow into the young men God wants them to be. Fun in-text features help boys dig deep into the Word and learn about amazing people, facts, and stories of the Bible. Grow into the young man God wants you to be Dig deep into God’s Word and learn amazing new … [Read more...]

NIV Faithgirlz! Bible

NIV Faithgirlz! Bible Published at Zondervan Discover the Beauty of Believing with the Faithgirlz! Bible Contributor Nancy Rue guides girls to discover a personal relationship with God. Packed with exciting features that help tween girls better understand themselves and Scripture, the Faithgirlz Bible teaches girls that the Bible is real, relevant, and, best of all, that the story of God … [Read more...]