David as King (Sample Lesson from my New Book!)

David as King (Sample Lesson from my New Book!)

Have you had a chance to check out my recently released book: Top 50 Bible Stories for Elementary?  If you've been wanting to take a closer peek, you're in luck!  Today, I'll be sharing a chapter from the book, all about David.  Stay tuned for a video presentation of the lesson later this week! Big Idea: God Looks at the Heart This Week’s Passage: Psalm 119:10-11, 47-48; 1 Samuel 16:7 Memory Verse: People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart. (1 Samuel … [Read more...]

Valentine Projects {God’s Great Big Love!}

Valentine Projects {God’s Great Big Love!}

Last summer, we did a Summer Blast (that's the cool term for alternative Vacation Bible School) focused on God's Great Big Love.  Since Valentine's Day is tomorrow, it seemed like an appropriate time to dig some of the crafts out of the archives and showcase them for you! You can grab all the crafts and directions in this PDF. Here's a few projects you'll find in the packet: Paper Heart Wreath Love Themed Bible Verse Chain   Hanging Heart Ribbon Love Water Color … [Read more...]