Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July!

Hello everyone!  I hope you are enjoying your summer so far!  Just wanted to take a minute to wish all my American readers a happy fourth of July! … [Read more...]

Simple Ways to Serve Your Local Community

Simple Ways to Serve Your Local Community

The goal of many parents is to teach their children to be empathetic, compassionate, and productive members of society. One of the best ways to achieve this goal is by getting kids involved in their community. Not only will it help them learn more about the world that surrounds them, but it will also foster important skills that will last a lifetime. There are plenty of ways that kids can serve their community that will not only benefit others, but will benefit them, … [Read more...]

Waiting on God’s Timing {Bible Lesson about David}

Waiting on God’s Timing {Bible Lesson about David}

It's not always easy to wait on God's timing.  If there is one thing that I have learned during these last two years, it is that God's timing is vastly different than the timing we often wish for our own lives.  This last week, we learned about the life of David and waiting on God's timing.  I wanted to do some vivid visuals for the kids, so I asked some of the team members to bring in some clocks.  You can find the lesson below. Big Idea: I Will Trust God's Timing Scripture … [Read more...]

Don’t Delay!  Grab your copy today!

Don’t Delay! Grab your copy today!

Bonus Materials Include: Five EXTRA lessons Five beautiful hand-lettered posters Handwriting practice pages for all the verses Head on over to ScriptureInSummer.com now! … [Read more...]

Planting Seeds {Bonus Activity from Scripture in the Summer}

Planting Seeds {Bonus Activity from Scripture in the Summer}

It's here folks!  My new e-book, Scripture in the Summer, has just launched and I'm so excited for those of you who have already picked it up!  I'm giving away some fun bonus material during Launch Week, so be sure to make your purchase before June 6th if you want to claim your bonuses! Bonus Materials Include: Five Extra Activities (read one below) Five Hand-lettered verse posters Handwriting pages for all the verses I wanted to give the readers of Growing Kids Ministry a … [Read more...]

Picking Berries {Scripture in the Summer Sneak Peek}

Picking Berries {Scripture in the Summer Sneak Peek}

Hey Friends!  Have you heard? I am super excited to share a sneak peek of something that has been brewing in my mind for a few months.  Every year, summer seems to fly by and even though we have a lot of fun -- I was looking for a way to use these seasonal activities in a way that drew us all as a family closer to Christ.  As I reflected on our usual schedule, I realized many of the daily activities we were already doing could easily tie into lessons found in Scripture (the Bible).  I started … [Read more...]