Purposeful Faith

15 Fall Sunday School Crafts and Activities for Preschoolers

Fall is my favorite season of the year! And since Sunday school begins in the fall, it’s the perfect opportunity to do fall-themed crafts at church with your preschoolers!  Here are 15 easy fall Sunday school craft ideas for preschoolers that I’ve rounded up from around the internet (and a couple I’ve created myself!) Teach the […] Read more…

DIY Bible Verse Jar

Use a mason jar for creating a DIY Bible Verse jar as a fun way to memorize Bible verses! Great for your kids!  Recently I taught my kids some Bible verses for siblings so they could memorize Bible verses and hopefully remember to be more loving to each other! My 10 year old daughter helped […] Read more…

Free Printable Thank You God Coloring Pages {for Kids!}

Today I have something special to share with you! It’s Thanksgiving themed “Thank You God” coloring pages for your kids! These three coloring sheets are perfect for children, and I think it would be great as a Sunday school Thanksgiving coloring activity for kids. They print out on a full size sheet of 8.5″ x […] Read more…

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7 Prayers for Your Pastor

How do I pray for my pastor?  That was the surprising question my teacher friend got from her sixth grade student. They were having a conversation about praying for ministry leaders during study hall at our Christian school and my friend struggled to answer the question! After all, we know we should “pray for our […] Read more…

9 Ways to Bless Your Pastor

Looking for ways to bless your pastor? Here are nine ways you can thank and honor your pastor and all his faithful work for your congregation! Sometimes it’s easy to miss the things that your pastor is doing behind the scenes for you and for the church! As a pastor’s wife, I see what my […] Read more…

BACK TO SCHOOL BIBLE READING PLAN

Back to School Bible Study Plan for Kids

Here’s a back to school plan for Bible study and back to school devotions for your kids to help them grow in faith this year!  As the new school year begins again I’ve been thinking about how to help my children continue good Bible study habits.  When we were home 24/7 during the pandemic this […] Read more…

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Kid Friendly Bible Reading Plans

Help your children hide God’s Word in their hearts using our Kid Friendly Bible Reading Plans in PDF form! Your child’s faith is strengthened and nurtured when they develop a consistent Bible study time!  When I was a kid, my mom used to read us a Bible storybook before bedtime and pray with us too. […] Read more…

4 Steps to Help Your Child Cope with Change

You can help your children cope with change in their lives! As a Christian parent, it’s our great blessing and responsibility to do so! Here are four tips to help you guide your children through changes in life and the stress that comes with it so they can come out on the other side with […] Read more…

Teach Your Kids the Bible in 5 Minutes a Day

If you’re a new mom or a new Christian, you might ask yourself “How do I teach my kids the Bible?” Good news! You are qualified to teach your kids about God’s Word, no matter what you feel about your own ability to do so! There are some simple steps every parent can take in […] Read more…

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How to Make a Bible Study Basket

Create your own Bible study basket for a productive devotional time, even as a busy mom!  Here are three super important tips for making a Bible devotional or study basket and choosing a spot for your study materials so you’ll remember to do your Bible study each day. Having a strong and effective devotional life […] Read more…

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How to Celebrate Holy Week at Home

Here are some easy and worship-filled ideas for families for celebrating Holy Week at home with your kids! Let’s prepare our hearts for Easter Sunday by celebrating Holy Week with reverence and respect. Holy Week is a great time to talk with your kids about the events leading up to Jesus’ death on the cross.  […] Read more…

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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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