This delightful book provides a creative way for children to learn about the Bible as they color pictures from their favorite stories. This 96-page coloring book includes stories about creation, Noah, Joseph, Moses and more
'Teen girls often struggle with stubbornness, insecurity, anxiety, stress, irritability, and envy---which can be crippling at this critical stage in their lives when they're forming their adult identities. Through the lens of culturally relevant television reality shows and magazine-type self-quizzes, this 10-week small group study will guide teen girls through an upbeat curriculum to transform their lives from head to soul. By exploring eight Christ-like character qualities, the study helps girls put discipleship into practice with a weekly 'Makeover Challenge, ' and then wraps it all up with a 'Big Reveal' party. The participant's guide contains ten complete lessons, including discussion questions, self-assessments, Bi ... more
Seamless is a seven-session study that covers major events from the Bible, tying them together into the greater story of Scripture. The goal is to lead girls to a complete understanding of God s story as seen from Genesis to Revelation.
Each session will feature people, places, and promises including maps, general Bible facts, word studies, and key information that ties all of Scripture together into the seamless truth of the gospel message.
Features: Seven sessionsLeader guide included in the back of the member book
Benefits: Girls will see the big picture as they explore overarching themes of Scripture and see how God s love and grace are woven together as one seamless threadLeaders can be assured of a trusted ... more
What is Easter? And what do eggs and bunnies have to do with Jesus? Buck Denver and Friends ask some big questions and learn how we can all celebrate the new life that Jesus brings at Easter! From VeggieTales and Buck Denver Asks... What's in the Bible? creator Phil Vischer.
Equip kids with the character qualities they need to each become the person God created themto be. This first volume of exciting, hands-on Bible lessons explores the three character qualitiesof diligence, faithfulness, and gratitude. Kids will explore each character quality in memorablelessons that are rooted in Scripture and reinforce God s foundational plan for a fruitful Christianlife. Plus, the DVD includes videos that reinforce what kids learn. With these lessons, you ll introduce kids of all ages to: Diligence Focusing on the work God has given me Faithfulness Staying true to God and his purpose for me Gratitude Expressing thanks no matter how I feel Includes reproducibles and a DVD "Cha ... more
Life-Changing Adventures for Kindergarten Through 6th Grade Bring the book of Exodus to life in a way that engages kids ages 4 through 12--even when they're all in the same room. These 13 interactive lessons will teach them unforgettable lessons such as: When God gives us a job, he'll always give us the help we needGod wants us to be connected to him and trust him for our daily needsGod lights up our lives and saves usAnd many more With step-by-step instructions, it's easy to lead your children on a journey through Exodus. Their lives will never be the same Volume 1 is intended to be used in the Fall. There will be 3 more volumes coming soon for Winter, Spring and Summer
If you're like many teenagers today, you're tired of living in a world filled with injustice--but what can you do about it? 10-Minute Moments: Seeking Justice will give you a biblical foundation for making a lasting, life-changing difference in this world. You'll discover how God loves justice, and you'll discover how you can honor God through involvement in social justice issues. You'll also encounter stories from the life of author Brian Cress--director of student mobilization for International Justice Mission--and from the lives of other teenagers and people who've been rescued by IJM. This 31-day devotional is set up as a journal. Each day, you'll read a Scripture dealing with God's heart and passion for just ... more
The All-Together Now series is an undated curriculum set of 4 volumes for ministries with children aged 4 to 12 (Kindergarten to 6th Grade). Each volume has 13 lessons and the series totals 52 lessons, for a full year's worth of teaching material. It's a great resource for smaller churches, midweek services, or anytime you have children of different ages together in church.
Volume 2 engages children on a journey with Jesus, beginning with Mary's story progressing through the Advent season and finishing with important events in the ministry of Christ.
What's the last thing you really craved? Made to Crave is the missing link between a woman's desire to be healthy and the spiritual empowerment necessary to make that happen. The reality is we were made to crave. Craving isn't a bad thing. But we must realize God created us to crave more of him. Many of us have misplaced that craving by overindulging in physical pleasures instead of lasting spiritual satisfaction. If you are struggling with unhealthy eating habits, you can break the 'I'll start again Monday' cycle, and start feeling good about yourself today. Learn to stop beating yourself up over the numbers on the scale. Discover that your weight loss struggle isn't a curse but rather a blessing in the making, and repl ... more
"The Seven Checkpoints for Youth Leaders" is more than a book; it is a ministry plan. It goes far beyond the "how to" of youth ministry and provides youth ministers, youth works, and parents with the content that students need to equip them for 'life beyond youth group." The material in this book and the companion book "The Seven Checkpoints Student Journal "reveals what Stanley calls "the irreducible minimum"--the essential principles upon which an entire youth ministry can be built. Stanley and Hall offer some unorthodox but very sensible approaches to planning and maintaining a youth group over a long period of time with a specific goal in mind. The book outlines a strategy for effectively teaching students over the c ... more
Join Buck Denver and the rest of the crew as they dive in to the Bible with this fun activity coloring book! Filled with 200 reproducible pages, this coloring book allows kids to color their way through the Bible with stories from both the Old and New Testaments. Perfect for use at home, in Sunday School, children's ministry, and more.
Holy days and holidays, special times and ordinary time, the celebration of the church year adds spiritual meaning and depth to our lives as Christians. "Around the Year in Children s" "Church" is a resource created to help children understand and celebrate the entire liturgical year from the first Sunday of Advent through Kingdomtide. "Around the Year in Children 's Church" is" "filled with fifty-two active, hands-on programs. Each featuring a simple Christian message related to the season of the church year or a particular holiday; a Bible verse; a story; a prayer; a time for sharing; a snack; and a musical activity, a craft, or a game. The programs are structured to last from thirty-five to forty minutes. An additiona ... more
Equip kids with the character qualities they need to each become the person God created themto be. This second volume of exciting, hands-on Bible lessons explores the three character qualitiesof diligence, faithfulness, and gratitude. Kids will explore each character quality in memorablelessons that are rooted in Scripture and reinforce God s foundational plan for a fruitful Christianlife. Plus, the DVD includes videos that reinforce what kids learn. With these lessons, you ll introduce kids of all ages to: Trust Firm and confident belief in someone Honesty telling the truth Obedience doing what I m told to do Includes reproducibles and a DVD "
A complete Christmas program on compact disc. All the spoken dialogue, sound effects, and music are pre-recorded. No worry about learning lines, rounding up musicians, or coaching kids on what comes next The book includes suggestions for pantomime actions, patterns, costume and prop ideas, publicity clip art, and pageant guidelines. Includes Christmas hymns so the audience gets to sing along. All ages. Four fumbly, bumbly angels set their sights on singing in the glorious Heavenly Choir. But instead, they find themselves singing in the tiny village of Bethlehem. Bonus Ready-to-use CD clip art for creating publicity fliers, bulletins, and posters "
Take children from K to 5th grade on a life-impacting adventure into the Fruit of the Spirit of Galations 5:22-23. Engage them with activities, stories, prayer and much more. Children will learn all about the Fruit and how to live them with these 13 power-packed lessons!
The fun and learning of VeggieTales in Sunday school just got better Now these lovable characters can help little ones enjoy their favorite Bible passages in 16 NEW Sunday school lessons "VeggieTales Sunday School: 16 Bible Lessons That Feed Kids' Faith" combines four complete, four-week studies from some of your favorite VeggieTales DVDs--all in a Sunday school format your kids will love 3- to 8-year-olds will find the fun and excitement of their favorite VeggieTales characters combined with real-life, Bible-based lessons that they'll remember. Your kids will learn to: - Stand strong with Rack, Shack, and Benny - Follow God with Josh and the Big Wall - Do what's right with The Ballad of Little Joe more
So you re on fire, you want to make a difference, you want to change the world but how?
Signing up for a service project or mission trip is a great first step. But you probably have a lot of questions. Are you ready for the different cultures you may encounter? How are you going to really connect with the people you serve? And what about when you come home how do you make sense of all the things you ve experienced? Will any of it make a lasting difference for anyone?
It turns out that if you really want to change the world, you have to change too. The only way that s going to happen is if you spend time before, during, and after your trip preparing for and processing your work.
The world is a scary place, but God is greater than it all! The newest edition of the Kids" Travel Guide series leads your Sunday school or midweek program on a 13-week Scripture-based exploration of the armor of God. Lead them to have a faith so bold they"ll be able to stand firm in the midst of terrifying or unclear situations. Kids will explore how to be strong in the decisions they make, and in relationships with others. Take your kids on a travel adventure with pit-stops on prayer, self-discovery, and spiritual commitment.
Take your youth on a journey and travel with Adam Hamilton as he retraces the life and ministry of Jesus Christ in the seven-session churchwide experience. Using videos shot on location, Hamilton will take them to the Jordan River where Jesus was baptized, and to the wilderness where he was tempted. They ll see the ruins of ancient Capernaum where Jesus healed the sick and ascend the mountain where he gave his most famous sermon. They ll travel across the Sea of Galilee where he calmed the wind and the waves, and you ll visit the last remaining community of Samaritans in the world. And then they ll visit Jerusalem, where Jesus spent his final days. Everything needed to conduct a 7-week study for ages 13-18. Use with the ... more