Prepare Your Child for BIG Church with a Bagabook

Prepare Your Child for Big Church with a Bagabook

Peanut is old enough now to transition from children’s church to “big” church.  While she has been bringing her bag of coloring books, crayons, and silly putty for some time, she really hasn’t made the transition to participating in the church service.  Thus, what transpired into an early Easter present to help her make the [continue reading…]

6 Steps to a Family Devotional

6 steps to a family devotional

Scripture says parents need to disciple their children and teach them the things of God (Deuteronomy 6:5-7; Psalm 119:6-16). The reality is that sometimes we are just short on time. How do we squeeze a family Bible study into our already hectic days? Here are some steps you can follow. Think of it as a [continue reading…]

31 Ways to Celebrate National Umbrella Month

National Umbrella Month Ideas #March #Kids

Happy National Umbrella Month!  I know…who’d have thought up such a holiday, right?  Well, for whatever reason it was created, my daughters are all about umbrellas so you can be sure we will be celebrating it somehow.  Care to join us?  Here are 31 ways you can celebration National Umbrella Month with your kids too!  Enjoy! [continue reading…]

Favorite Posts from 2014

My Favorite Posts from 2014 and Why: The Stories Behind the Stories

A few weeks ago I shared the Top 10 Most Popular Posts of 2014, but today I want to share MY favorite posts of 2014!  Do you ever write something thinking “if they only knew the rest of the story…?”  Well that’s what today’s post is all about…sharing the rest of the story behind a few [continue reading…]