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Children & Family Ministry

08
Feb

Too Comfortable in the Dark?

Ask any group of children what they are afraid of and darkness will always hit the top two if not the number one answer every time.  This fear of the […]

01
Feb

To Love the Neighbor you Know

1 John 3 I am still sitting in the Orlando airport when I should be landing in Detroit.  All of Delta’s computer systems worldwide have shut down, so hundreds or […]

20
Jan

1 John 2

How does the “I Want List” look at your house after Christmas?  I was at the dentist this morning getting my semi-annual cleaning and the hygienist asked if my kids […]

14
Jan

1 John

Taking down Christmas decorations is always bitter sweet for me.  I love the anticipation and then Celebration of Jesus’ arrival to earth.  In our house we don’t take decorations or […]

25
Mar

Amen – Lesson 30

March 25 Activity for younger children: Write the word AMEN out on newsprint, newspaper, or if it is nice in chalk outside and let them walk the word.  Then say: […]

24
Mar

Life Everlasting – Lesson 29

March 24, 2016 Activity: Put on a play imaging what it will be like to walk, talk and live with God face to face. Hang your ornament. Blessings, Denise Download […]

23
Mar

Resurrection of the Body – Lesson 28

March 23, 2016 Activity: The scripture today talks about God giving us a body that will never die.  Imagine together what that will look like.  What will be different?  What […]

22
Mar

Forgiveness of Sins – Lesson 27

March 22, 2016 Activity: Write sins, things to say sorry to God on slips of paper.  Ask Jesus to forgive your sins.  Then take the slips of paper and burn […]

21
Mar

Communion of Saints – Lesson 26

March 21, 2016 Activity:  Play a game – put names of parts of the body on slips of paper.  Have children take a slip of and then try to complete […]

18
Mar

Holy catholic Church – Lesson 25

March 18, 2016 Activity: Have your children draw what they think of when you say the word church.  Did they draw a building or people? At the end of the […]

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