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Teaching Kids to Spot Gossip

Teaching Kids to Spot Gossip Teaching Kids to Spot Gossip Teaching Kids to Spot Gossip by Jenna Townsend  What was your last conflict like? Disagreements, arguments, hurt feelings are hard. But do you know what can make conflicts worse? Gossip. During conflict, it’s easy to turn to gossip to... Read More

How to Discern a Kid’s Spiritual Position

How to Discern a Kid’s Spiritual Position How to Discern a Kid’s Spiritual Position What does true faith look like in kids? It’s easy to believe that since certain kids go to church, have Christian parents, or are well-behaved, they’re truly Christians. Do we really need to keep sharing the Gospel?    Here... Read More

Teach Kids about Biblical Meditation

Teach Kids about Biblical Meditation Teach Kids about Biblical Meditation Teach Kids about Biblical Meditation  By Lydia Kaiser  What should we teach children about meditation? There are both dangerous and helpful kinds. Kids need to know the difference.  As kids participate in martial arts, yoga, and... Read More

Preparing Kids for Personal Devotions in the New Year

Preparing Kids for Personal Devotions in the New Year Preparing Kids for Personal Devotions in the New Year Preparing Kids for Devotions in the New Year  Spending personal time with God is just as important for children as it is for you! God wants to spend time with all of His children. Sadly, many kids have no idea how... Read More

Christmas Crankiness

Christmas Crankiness Christmas Crankiness Christmas Crankiness by Becky Dwinell Do the kids in your life seem extra cranky? Do the students in your Sunday school class seem extra hyper? Do you feel like if you hear one more “can I get this, pleeeeeeease” you might just pull your hair out?... Read More

Making Christmas Day a Birthday Party for Jesus

Making Christmas Day a Birthday Party for Jesus Making Christmas Day a Birthday Party for Jesus Making Christmas Day a Birthday Party for Jesus  By Lydia Kaiser We know that Christmas is supposed to be a celebration of Jesus’ birthday, but sometimes the real meaning of Christmas takes a back seat no matter how hard... Read More