What Are You Reading?

What Are You Reading?

I love reading books.  I have an entire shelf in my living room dedicated to books checked out from the library.  However, last year I realized that I spend a lot of time reading through pointless books (check out some of the books I read in 2017)  I pick a book, it looks good, and away I go.  Within 3 chapters, it's clear that it's not for me -- yet, I keep on trudging through.  What if there is some life changing nugget of truth hidden within chapter seven?  What if I need this information 6 … [Read more...]

Top 10 Posts of 2017

Top 10 Posts of 2017

Happy New Year!  It's hard to believe another year has come and gone (though, I have to say -- 2017 was pretty intense) and I'll be spending the next few days reflecting on goals and plans for 2018 (I'd love to hear yours too!).  In the meantime, I thought I'd share with you the top 10 posts of 2017.  Is your favorite on the list? #10 - Christmas Bulletin Board Ideas #9 Battle of Jericho Craft and Lesson   #8 Minute to Win it back to School #7 Ten Great Places to Find Free … [Read more...]

Use Fotor for Amazing Invitations!

Use Fotor for Amazing Invitations!

If your ministry is anything like ours, you're constantly making invitations for upcoming events, flyers filled with information you'd like parents to know, or even memory verse cards for kids to post on the fridge.  Of course, you could make these things up in a program like Microsoft Word (boring!), or you could use an online photo editing program like Fotor. If you want to draft up a quick invitation, head on over to the invitation template page for tons of graphics that are ready to go.  … [Read more...]

Win a Copy of Top 50 Memory Verse Book!

Win a Copy of Top 50 Memory Verse Book!

We're keeping the season merry and bright with a few more giveaways.  Head on over to the Growing Kids Ministry facebook page for a chance to win TWO copies of the Top 50 Memory Verse book! Memory verses are key to hiding God's Word in the heart and mind of every child. But, understanding and memorizing Scripture can be difficult for some children. How can you make Scripture memory fun? Packed with over 150 fun, interactive, and creative ways to get children excited about memorizing … [Read more...]

Last Day to Win!

Last Day to Win!

Hey Friends!  We've been having some crazy giveaways over at Growing Kids Ministry facebook.  Today is the last day to win Top 50 Bible Lessons for Elementary.  You can learn a little bit about the book from the video below.  httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHxvAd3Bmq0 Head on over to the facebook page to enter and stay tuned for more giveaways coming up soon!  And if you do happen to already have the book -- I would LOVE if you could leave a review on Amazon or ChristianBook.com. … [Read more...]

God Is Stronger Than Any Man (Quick Peek of Top 50 Bible Stories)

God Is Stronger Than Any Man (Quick Peek of Top 50 Bible Stories)

Hey there!  If you haven't gotten a chance to grab a copy of my book Top 50 Bible Stories yet, you're in luck!  I'm going to be sharing a few chapters of the book with you and I'll also be giving away 5 copies over on Growing Kids Ministry's facebook during this week. Today, I'll be highlighting chapter ten of the book -- God Is Stronger Than Any Man! This Week’s Passage: Exodus 7:20-21, 8:1-4, 8:24, 9:23-26 and 10:21-22 Memory Verse: Then the LORD said to Moses, “Now you will see what … [Read more...]