Reaching young parents and their children

How many churches today lament that they have no children or youth in their aging congregation? Sadly, in my small community this is all too common a problem. Recently, however, I discovered two resources that made my eyes light up … Continue reading

Bunny’s First Spring: a Picture Book Review

I live in Michigan, and spring has finally sprung! It seemed a long time coming, but now, green shoots are on the trees, leaves are unfurling, tulips are in full bloom, and bunnies can be spotted hopping everywhere. It’s the … Continue reading

Zack Black and the Ink Trick

Zack Black wants his very own Spy Kit to play tricks on his sister. The tricks in the kit are really, really funny! But his sister doesn’t think it is quite as funny as Zack, and things start to go … Continue reading

Choosing Christian Books for Preteens

We have been exploring how to plan a Read, Write, and Sew Camp for preteen girls. First, we looked at making a drawstring book bag. Today, let’s chat about actually reading the book. … Continue reading

When God Calls Your Child’s Name

Meet Austin. This blonde-haired, blue-eyed boy is just five years old. Last year, his grandma bought him a special gift. She handed Little Love Letters from God to him, and although he held it and smiled for the camera, he wasn’t really all … Continue reading