Children’s Play – Color Joy

July 7th, 2020
I am convinced that children learn concepts more deeply IF they are presented in story form. Stories engage the emotions and the imagination. Most children love dramatic presentations – either to watch them, if they are relevant …

Year 3 Lessons

September 6th, 2019

“Near at hand stood six waterpots of stone, filled with water, holding about twenty gallons apiece.” Soon, the wedding servants drew wine out of these waterpots. How this happened is the subject of the children’s lesson titled …

Year 2 Begins

 

August 31st, 2018 “Philip now motioned to the group to remain where they were while he hurried back to break the news of his decision to his friend Nathaniel, who still tarried behind under the mulberry tree, turning over …

Anytime Signup

October 21st, 2017

“Soon after the setting of the sun, as Jesus and the apostles still lingered about the supper table, Peter’s wife heard voices in the front yard and, on going to the door, saw a large company of …

Curriculum Launch

August 26th, 2017

I’m happy to announce that Year 1 of “Stories of Jesus” Lessons for Children is available in PDF format. The PDF contains a one-page handout, with coloring picture, that children can use. Beginning in September, I plan …

Treasure House

HomeSeptember 1st, 2016 – I want to tell you about a resource I use as I’m constructing children’s lessons. The resource is a 1932 book titled Treasure-House of the Living Religions by Robert Ernest Hume. It has been identified as