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7 Hymns to Listen to When You are Scared

These seven hymns about overcoming fear are comforting when you’re afraid. They’re worship songs that can bring peace to your heart and your children’s hearts as well! Sing these encouraging hymns with your kids or just listen to them when you feel anxious. They reinforce Scriptural truths when you’re scared and remind us that we […] Read more…

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10 Ways to Celebrate Lent with Your Family

If you are not super familiar with Lent, and you think it’s something that only involved your Catholic friends at school not eating meat on Fridays for a few weeks, think again! Any Christian can experience and practice Lent, too! And there are good reasons to celebrate Lent, no matter what kind of Christian church […] Read more…

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November Thanksgiving Scripture Reading Plan

Here is a Scripture Reading Plan for November with a Thanksgiving theme! There is one copy for you and one for your kids, both with the same Bible verses. You can read the Scripture each day and/or write them down in a pretty notebook to remember God’s promises during the Thanksgiving season! DOWNLOAD THE FREE […] Read more…

How to Parent with Grace

Want to practice grace filled parenting? These five thought-provoking principles will help you put biblical motherhood into practice in a healthy, purposeful way! This post was first published on April 22, 2013. Updated October 10, 2019. When it comes to parenting and child-training, it’s easy to quantify how we’re doing by the results we’re getting: […] Read more…

7 Must-Read Books for Christian Moms

These seven must-read books for Christian moms address some of the deepest and hardest issues about Christian motherhood. They will give you a new perspective, help you focus on what is eternally important, and create long-term change in your life and the life of your family. Put these books about motherhood on your Christian reading […] Read more…

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21 School Year Bible Verses

Every year as summer comes to a close, I feel a mix of excitement and nervousness about the new school year!  Our kids have, for the most part, had great school experiences, but there’s always a bit of the fear of the unknown when they go back to school. Maybe you’ve got that feeling too […] Read more…

How to Talk to Your Kids about Good Friday

Help your kids understand what happened on Good Friday according to the Bible and how this event changed the course of history!  Yes, Resurrection Sunday is coming! But it’s still essential to talk to our kids about how the resurrection was made possible: by the power of God through Jesus’ death on the cross for […] Read more…

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