Posts in Children

Who are you?

  But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God – John 1:12 Ask someone who they are, and they might say, “I’m a pilot” or “I am a reporter.” Others might want to be known by their hobbies: reader, gamer, writer, or kite-flyer. It’s tempting to base our life on what we do. We desire recognition. The truth is, we are not what we do, but who God says we are. We are His children.  The world… Read More

Live like Jesus

  “Therefore everyone hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.” -Matthew 7:24 The towers of my sandcastle stood tall. My fortress seemed steady. The outer wall kept all others from destroying my creation. But then the wind picked up. The tide kept pushing. My castle did not stand a chance. Sand is weak. Jesus says foolish people build their lives on sand (Matthew 7:26), and wise people build their lives on solid rock (v. 24)…. Read More

God is able

  Great is our Lord, and abundant in power; his understanding is beyond measure. Psalm 147:5  Who is the strongest person you know? Does your mom lift boxes you could never pick up? Who is the smartest? Does your teacher amaze you with her knowledge? Now, what about God? How strong and smart is he?  God hurls moons. The galaxies are His Minecraft creation. He created geometry, languages, writing, and he created you and me. Psalm 147:5 says God’s power and knowledge are infinite. Every morning we wake up and… Read More