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FREE Thanksgiving Bible Study

FREE Thanksgiving Bible Study

I finished the first part of my Thanksgiving Bible study and want to give it to you…for free! It’s a word study on “eucharisteo”, the Greek word for thanks. There are a few questions about eucharisteo in the beginning and then a chart for all the verses where this word is used in the New… Continue Reading

What is Love … in a Church?

What is Love … in a Church?

Last week I started writing a series on what is love . . . practical ways we can show God’s love in real life.  Today, I’d like to share a story from a friend of mine who told me about a church that restored one of their members (FIRST) to fellowship with God & (THEN)… Continue Reading

Joseph Coat of Many Colors Craft & Snack

Joseph Coat of Many Colors Craft & Snack

It’s taken me awhile to share more fun Bible activities for kids from our SHIP trip in El Salvador.  Our next day of VBS was about Joseph and included a Joseph coat of many colors craft & snack. The kids loved it. Joseph Coat of Many Colors Bible Story Using Genesis 37, our missionary team… Continue Reading

Life Lessons as Wife & Mom (part 2)

Life Lessons as Wife & Mom (part 2)

Picking up from my previous post & this verse … Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.  Romans 12:2 Let me… Continue Reading

Life Lessons as a Wife & Mom

Life Lessons as a Wife & Mom

Ramblings from the past few months. The past several months I’ve experienced MANY ups & downs.  Maybe you can relate to ups & downs. . . . Your kids keep talking back Your best friend does not discipline their children when they hurt your child Your husband is not interested in spiritual things Your family… Continue Reading

Kids Bible Lesson about God’s Promised Land {VBS Snacks}

Kids Bible Lesson about God’s Promised Land {VBS Snacks}

Over the summer, I will be sharing specific ideas for homeschooling which can also be used for VBS snacks. I love teaching with food, so many of the blog posts will have a fun snack for your kids.  I’ll even share ways you can use the snack in your homeschooling. I’m here in El Salvador… Continue Reading

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