What God Is Doing (New Book by Anne Marie Gosnell)

What God Is Doing (New Book by Anne Marie Gosnell)

If you're looking for an amazing resource for teachers, parents, or even for your own family, be sure to check out the newly released book -- What God is Doing.  It's an amazing resource all on its own, but if you grab it this week, you get some amazing bonuses too (details below)! Once again, Anne Marie has written an amazing resource for both Children's Ministry and parents who want to be intentional about passing on their faith to their children. This book covers events from the … [Read more...]

God Made All Things {Sneak Peek at Book}

God Made All Things {Sneak Peek at Book}

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 page starting December 1st. Today, I'll be highlighting chapter one of the book -- God Made All Things. This Week’s Passage: Genesis 1:1-31 Memory Verse: In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1 Big Idea: God … [Read more...]

How to Keep Christ in Christmas with Truth in the Tinsel

How to Keep Christ in Christmas with Truth in the Tinsel

It's that time of year again -- when the rushing begins and the lists never end and somewhere in all that hurry and scurry, we try to help our children remember (and sometimes ourselves!) what Christmas is truly all about.   There's a bunch of terrific daily devotional books out there, but with kids -- sometimes a hands-on experience is really what it takes.   That's why I LOVE Truth in the Tinsel -- it's a perfect way to stay centered on Christ without adding a bunch of extra stuff to your … [Read more...]

Who Wants a Free Book?

Who Wants a Free Book?

If you're anything like me, you love a great deal.  What is even better than a great deal?  Getting something for free! You may have noticed that I've been busy writing books this year (so exciting!) and I want to share that excitement with you! Starting on December 1st, I'll be giving away one of my books every day for 10 days. So head on over to Growing Kids Ministry's facebook page and stay tuned for some fun!   … [Read more...]

Hiding From My Kids in the Prayer Closet {Book Review}

Hiding From My Kids in the Prayer Closet {Book Review}

Do you ever feel like you're alone in this motherhood mess?  If so, you'll want to pick up a copy of Hiding from my Kids in the Prayer Closet. Soon after author Jessica Kastner became a mother, she wondered if she was the only mom who found pretend play more boring than watching playdough harden and who dreaded yet another friend’s Instagram post of homemade deliciousness. In Hiding from My Kids in the Prayer Closet, Kastner shares her experience as an “unmom”—a mom who loves her kids more … [Read more...]

Why Motherhood Matters {Book Review}

Why Motherhood Matters {Book Review}

Do you ever feel that motherhood is simply overwhelming? Maybe you’re a brand-new mom battling the exhaustion of sleepless nights. Or, maybe you’re a more seasoned mom spending your days working or homeschooling and your evenings chauffeuring your children to their activities, cleaning, cooking, and handling the myriad of other responsibilities that come with being a mom. Sometimes it all feels a bit much, leaving you wondering if it all really matters. If this sounds like you—check out Why … [Read more...]