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My Struggle with Easter this Year

My Struggle with Easter this Year

Just over a week ago we celebrated Easter . . . the greatest holiday of the year because Jesus rose from the dead.  For the first time, I realized how hard Easter can be for those who have lost loved ones. In case you don’t know, my 24 year old niece died in a horse… Continue Reading

Why Is It Called Good Friday?

Why Is It Called Good Friday?

I wrote this article a few years ago, but want to share it with you again.  Hope it is encouraging! The death of Christ on Good Friday and the resurrection of Christ on Easter morning go hand-in-hand.  You can’t have the resurrection without Jesus’ death.  The resurrection pre-supposes death. Looking unto Jesus, the author and… Continue Reading

Maundy Thursday – 9 Family Friendly Activities

Maundy Thursday – 9 Family Friendly Activities

This is a bit late, but I wanted to post it anyway. Maundy Thursday (or Holy Thursday) is today. When Steve was in seminary, I learned alot about Passion Week. I wasn’t taught much about Passion Week, growing up in the southern Bible belt.  Maundy Thursday is one of those items  I missed out on…. Continue Reading

Age-Level Ideas for Easter Activities with your Kids

Many families are starting to put Christ back into their Easter celebration. There are so many ideas for Easter activities for kids, that I decided to share my recommendations according to age levels.  Click on any title or image and you’ll find my review of that resource. If you have Preschool Kids, I recommend: Sense… Continue Reading

Palm Sunday Lesson for Kids

A few years ago I took a mission trip to El Salvador. We had Bible School for 3 days and I want to share some of the lessons we did, so you can use some of this Palm Sunday Lesson for Kids in your homeschool this week. If you’re looking for a Bible study for… Continue Reading

What’s in the Bible – Jesus is the Good News {Review of Vol. 10}

What’s in the Bible – Jesus is the Good News {Review of Vol. 10}

I’m reposting my review because you still have a few more day to get each of my favorite Bible DVDs for kids, What’s in the Bible?,  for only $7.99 each. This sale lasts thru April 3, 2017. Let me share why I love these DVDs …and I bought them for my own granddaughter. How can… Continue Reading

Easter Ideas for Kids

Over the next few days, I’ll be sharing Easter ideas for kids & resources that I wish were available when my kids were young. When I was a kid, we celebrated Easter on Sunday. When my kids were young, we celebrated Palm …..Sunday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. When my kids were older, we celebrated… Continue Reading

Kids Bible Crafts – Light of the World

Kids Bible Crafts – Light of the World

Are you looking for some creative ways to teach the Bible to your kids? My kids loved crafts, so I often use kids Bible crafts to teach a Biblical principle. When I was in El Salvador last week, we had a late Christmas celebration so our VBS lessons were centered around the Christmas story.  You… Continue Reading

Merry Christmas in Times of Grief

As we gather to celebrate the birth of our Savior, my family has mixed emotions. We cling to God because He is the only one seeing us through the difficulties of our lives. Death has surrounded us.  In November, our 24 year old niece died in a horse riding accident. She was riding her horse… Continue Reading

Save 30% on My Favorite Bible DVDs for Kids

I’ve written some reviews about What’s on the Bible DVDs and I’ll post them after this one. For now, I want you to know about a fabulous sale on all DVDs. You can save 30% on any & all items at What’s in the Bible? And what’s even better is most of the DVDs are… Continue Reading