Christmas Finger Puzzle

Yesterday, I told my Sunday School class that we were going to make “Christmas Finger Puzzles” for our craft.

They took one look at my finished example and told me that I was making was a “cootie catcher”.

Adorable printable Christmas finger puzzle with Bible verses - These are perfect for home use or Sunday School!

No matter how often I tried to correct them, they insisted that these were “cootie catchers”. Apparently, in other places these little origami projects are also called “fortune tellers.”

Apart from the names, this is a really fun little Christmas project to work on.

Secrets of the Wise Men’s Journey

When God seems distant, people discourage you, and your journey of faith ends in disappointment...

Have you ever felt God calling you to step out in faith and obedience … only to be discouraged by the people that you thought would support you?

Have you ever been excited to obey God… only to find, halfway through the journey, that God seems distant and your soul is growing weary?

After stepping out in obedience to God, have you ever found yourself in a completely unexpected place, wondering if God really does have the situation in control?

Does God seem far away? Are you full of doubts? Is your heart burdened with disappointments? This is such an encouraging post!

There is risk in obedience to God. There is vulnerability in true worship. Obedience to God’s call to worship will set you apart, make you different from the people around you. True worship will open you up to derision and scoffing. Obedience will cost you time, energy, money, and even relationships.

But it will be worth any cost. Oh, will it be worth it!

Christmas Notebook

A Delightful Project to Keep Kids Occupied

Are you traveling to Grandma’s house for Christmas and need something to keep your kids occupied in the car? Do you need an activity to keep your kids busy while waiting for Christmas Eve dinner to cook? How about a fun project to keep restless kids entertained in downtime at school or church?

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This adorable Christmas Notebook is perfect for all of those needs.

Christmas Meditations Bible Study

Do you ever feel like you have lost the joy and wonder of Christmas?

In the midst of too busy schedules and trying to meet everyone else’s expectations, it’s easy to lose sight of the true meaning of Christmas.

This year, it can be different.

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If you want to rediscover the joy and wonder of Christmas, the brand new Christmas Meditations Bible Study is for you.

Last Minute Thanksgiving Activities, Traditions, and Table Decor

Amazing Ideas to Add Meaning and Enjoyment to Thanksgiving, Even If You Have NO TIME and NO MONEY

Do you need some last minute Thanksgiving ideas?

I often wait until the last minute to come up with ideas for the holidays. Then, I do a quick search on pinterest and am overwhelmed by the projects – projects that require days to complete, lots of materials that I don’t have money to buy, and more “crafting” skill than I will ever have.

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This list is not like that.

The ideas in this list can be pulled together quickly with inexpensive materials that you probably already have on hand.

3 Halloween Conversations to Point Kids Towards the Gospel

Halloween. Love it or hate it, we can’t escape it.

How will you talk to your kids about Halloween this year? Regardless of how you celebrate or choose to not celebrate Halloween, your kids will be exposed to the themes of Halloween every time you go to the store to grab a gallon of milk.

For a Christian parent, however, this isn’t something to be scared of or avoid. Halloween can actually gives us some excellent opportunities to speak with our children about spiritual truths.

These excellent Halloween conversation ideas will help you talk to your kids about how Halloween relates to the Gospel - this is so helpful!

Here are three Halloween conversations that you can have this year that will actually point your kids towards the Gospel.

The Shocking Truth that Many Christians Are Ignoring About Halloween

Its fall. And Halloween is right around the corner.

Love it or hate it, you won’t be able to ignore Halloween this year. It’s everywhere.

It’s waiting for you at the grocery store. It’s evident on billboards. And, it might even be found in the decorations in your neighbor’s yard.

How should Christians respond to Halloween? What should Christians do with a holiday that celebrates death, evil, and darkness?

How can Christians respond to Halloween in a way that glorifies God? The Apostle Paul gives us an example - and it just might surprise you!

Bible Verse Easter Puzzles

Are you looking for a simple way to review some Easter Bible verses with your children? These Bible Verse Easter Puzzles are just the ticket!

Are you looking for a simple way to review some Easter Bible verses with your children? These Bible Verse Easter Puzzles are just the ticket!|Path Through the Narrow Gate

These puzzles could be made at home, used in a classroom as a filler for kids who have already finished the lesson, or be a gift for older kids to make to give to younger siblings.