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Remembering Mandy Kelly from Worshipful Living

Tuesday, March 21, started like any other day around our house. I got the kids off to school and came home to do some work.  Around 9:30 a member of our Facebook Mastermind Group (a group of about 10 Christian women bloggers that support one another through blogging and life) posted that she'd seen some chatter on Mandy's Facebook profile and wanted to see how we could pray for her.  It wasn't 20 minutes later that we all realized what was going on... Mandy, her husband Scott, and their … {Read More}

Theology for Kids: Resources for Children

“How do you teach theology to a young child?” I was recently asked this question! Today is part three of my “Theology for Kids” series. Part One: The Parent’s Role can be found here. Part Two: Talk About God can be found here. Part Three: Resources for Parents can be found here. Last week I discussed things that parents can do to equip themselves to answer their children's … {Read More}

Theology for Kids: Resources for Parents

"How do you teach theology to a young child?" I was recently asked this question! Today is part three of my "Theology for Kids" series. Part One: The Parent's Role can be found here. Part Two: Talk About God can be found here. First, I apologize I missed last week. Sometimes being a wife and mom takes priority over writing. Okay, it always takes priority, but sometimes it takes even … {Read More}

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Theology for Kids: Talk About God

How do you teach theology to a young child?” I was recently asked this question. Today is part two of my “Theology for Kids” series. Part One: The Parent's Role can be found here.   Deuteronomy 6:6-9 is one of the best scriptural guides for teaching theology to kids: And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your … {Read More}

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Theology for Kids: The Parent’s Role

How do you teach theology to a young child?" I was recently asked this question, and it makes an excellent topic, so today I am beginning a "Theology for Kids" series on my blog. What is Theology "Theology" is a fancy word for the study of God. It comes from two Greek words: theos, which means "god," and logos, which means "word," or "the treating of." Strictly speaking, theology is the … {Read More}

Kids’ Bible Review: ESV Following Jesus Bible

Kids' Bibles are hard to choose. The Boy wanted a "real Bible" for Christmas. We have a plethora of children's Bible around the house, but he wanted one he could read "like mommy and daddy." Keith and I must have spent close to an hour at the local Christian bookstore looking through Bible for kids. There are some bad ones out there: Bibles with comic strips instead of verses, Bibles with … {Read More}