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Knowing and Loving God, Reflecting His Character, Sharing His Love February 29, 2020

7 Fun Outdoor Activities to
Grow Your Kids for God’s Kingdom

Spring is my favorite time of year, and I enjoy spending time outside with the family during these warmer months.  There is something about nature that draws me closer to God, and I want my family to experience that too.  Here are some outdoor family activities to encourage your kids to know and love God, be like Him in character, and share His love with others!

Reflecting His Character July 1, 2019

Raising Children Who Help Others

If we are teaching our children to be followers of Jesus, we must teach and encourage them to help others! Children naturally love to help, yet we often get so involved in what we need to accomplish as parents that we forget to include our children when we are serving. We can give them age-appropriate opportunities, and we can model what it looks like to help others, so they can learn to show God’s love by meeting people’s physical, monetary, emotional, and spiritual needs.

Reflecting His Character March 30, 2019

Three Ways Teaching Our Children Forgiveness
Demonstrates the Gospel

When my kids were very young, I had a hard time not losing my patience with them on a daily basis.  I love kids, but I just expected my kids to- well, be perfect, and perfect, they weren’t!  Of course they were growing and maturing, but it felt like such a slow process when they were in the middle of it and still so young.   When they went against my rules, the anger would sometimes get the best of me, and I would think, “How DARE those kids disrespect me like that?!”