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Kids in Read-A-Thon can support children in India! – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — Heres a chance to get your kids reading with Great Commission impact! Sonlight Christian Homeschool Curriculum is hosting a Read-A-Thon so children and teens can raise funds for ministries like Mission India. When kids sign up to support Mission India through the Sonlight Read-A-Thon, every dollar fundraised will be matched by Sonlight... Read more

A simple way to keep your kids spiritually grounded this school year

USA (MNN) — For the first time in living memory, kids have started a new academic year in the middle of a pandemic. For children attending school in-person, masks are now donned along with backpacks. Desks and doorknobs are heavily sanitized. And for those learning virtually or homeschooling, parents are suddenly tasked with facilitating or... Read more

Songs to Help Kids Love God: 14 Artists to Know

As a newish dad of young kids (2-year-old and 1-month-old boys), one of my biggest burdens is how their hearts and minds will be shaped to love God and his Word in a highly secular, post-Christian, over-mediated culture where all manner of voices will constantly clamor for their attention. Fully aware that a few hours... Read more

Keys for Kids nears end of “Summer of Fun” – Mission Network News

International (MNN) — For kids, summer means camp, trips to the beach, and grabbing ice cream with friends. What it doesnt usually mean is doing it all in facemasks – or in many cases, not doing it at all. But like it or not, thats what 2020s summer brought. Games, camps, and other summer activities... Read more

6 Best Ways to Model True Discernment for Your Kids

Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened. Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him... Read more

Netflix Defends Transgender Plot in Kids’ Series Baby-Sitters Club: It’s ‘Updated for 2020’

Netflix Defends Transgender Plot in Kids' Series Baby-Sitters Club: It's 'Updated for 2020' Netflix is defending its decision to include a transgender angle in its new series The Baby-Sitters Club, saying the plot is smart and sweet and supports children who want to identify with a different gender.The live-action series is based on... Read more

Christian Adoption Agency Does Not Have to Place Kids in Same-Sex Homes, Appeals Court Rules

Christian Adoption Agency Does Not Have to Place Kids in Same-Sex Homes, Appeals Court Rules Earlier this week, an appeals court ruled that a New York-based Christian adoption agency can now sue the state of New York for attempting to shut them down because the charity does not place children with same-sex or... Read more

Millions of Kids Wont Be at School This Fall. Christians Can Step Up to Serve.

This week California announced that the 20202021 school year will start online for several of its most populous counties. Many such announcements will likely be made across the country. For millions of Americans, the prospect of their kids doing school at home this fall presents yet another unprecedented challenge. When I served in the military,... Read more

Netflix Introduces Transgender Child into TV-G Kids’ Show, Baby-Sitters Club

Netflix Introduces Transgender Child into TV-G Kids' Show, Baby-Sitters Club A popular new Netflix series available on childrens platforms includes a young transgender character and promotes the idea that gender can change.The live-action original series, The Baby-Sitters Club, is rated TV-G and follows the story of five middle-school girls who launch a babysitting... Read more

SKILD supports kids with learning differences during COVID-19 – Mission Network News

Lebanon (MNN) In a country tormented by COVID-19, corruption, and financial crisis, SKILD continues to advocate for kids with learning differences. COVID-19 has shut down schools around the world, and kids with learning differences in Lebanon need extra support. Hiba Al-Jamal explains the LSESD program helps a lot of different students, both at public and... Read more

SKILD provides support for kids with learning differences during COVDI-19 – Mission Network News

Lebanon (MNN) In a country tormented by COVID-19, corruption, and financial crisis, SKILD continues to advocate for kids with learning differences. COVID-19 has shut down schools around the world, and kids with learning differences in Lebanon need extra support. Hiba Al-Jamal explains the LSESD program helps a lot of different students, both at public and... Read more

I want my wife to work and she wants to stay home with our kids. What should we do? | Pastor Mark Driscoll

A husband wrote in saying that he wants his wife to work but she would like to stay home with their kids. In this weeks video, Pastor Mark and Grace answer this question and give helpful, practical advice for the couple. Have a question youd like answered in a potential future Ask Pastor Mark video?... Read more

Introducing TGC Kids Books!

I never had this routine as a child, but its one I relish as a father and my children now expect each evening: read-aloud storytime. Whether its rehearsing a Bible story, searching for Wimmelbook characters, or working through another Sandra Boynton whimsical tale, childrens books make indelible impressions on young minds. Thats why we at... Read more

How Stories Teach Kids about Sin

Stories Are Powerful Nathan could have handled his showdown with David differently. He could have told the king that he knew all about Bathsheba and Uriah. He could have quoted the Ten Commandments. Instead, he told King David a story. Nathans story of the poor man with the pet ewe lamb caught Davids imagination. Perhaps... Read more

How to Pray for Your Kids This Summer

This article is part of the How to Pray series. New Season, New Prayer Requests Though we generally delight in summer, summer also presents challenges for parenting. Prolonged daylight hours with delayed bedtimes, more loosely structured schedules, ticks and mosquitoes . . . such things introduce struggles into the mix, and as they say, Whats... Read more

Podcast: Using Stories to Help Kids Understand Right and Wrong (Betsy Childs Howard)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Biblical Truth for Kids In this episode, Betsy Childs Howard, author of Arlo and the Great Big Cover-Up, discusses stories and the importance of moral formation for children. She talks about why stories are such a powerful tool for instilling deep, biblical truths in our... Read more

Keys for Kids’ WORD with Zach program connects kids to God’s story – Mission Network News

United States (MNN) — It’s summer, and that meansKeys For Kids Ministrieshas launched its annual WORD with Zach program aimed at connecting kids with Gods story through the Bible. Greg Yoder talks about how the idea was born. This is the third year that we’ve been doing the WORD with Zach summer reading program. I... Read more

SAT-7 Academy keeps kids informed during COVID-19 pandemic – Mission Network News

MENA (SAT-7) — Last week, we told you that despite pandemic-induced working conditions, SAT-7 is hard at work producing consistent content for their dedicated viewers. Many audiences need education programming, spiritual connections, and health information more than ever before. And it seems no demographic needs SAT-7 more than kids. SAT-7 Kids focuses on engaging children... Read more

10 Powerful Truths Your Kids Need to Know about the Easter Story

Alicia Michelle Crosswalk.com Contributing Writer As Christian parents, we know that Easter is about so much more than fuzzy bunnies and plastic eggs. But do our kids? Do our kids have a deep understanding of what Jesus death on the cross really means and why it is so relevant to their lives today? Despite the... Read more

What We Learn When We Teach Kids the Bible

As adults, its easy to assume that teaching the Bible to kids is helpful for them, but not for ourselves. Why? Sometimes we assume our maturity has outgrown whatever simple truths kids can grasp (I dont need this). Other times were so consumed with contextualizing the message, we neglect to teach ourselves (I really want... Read more

12 Coronavirus Conversation Starters for Great Talks with Your Kids

What better time than quarantine to start a new hobby? Both kids and parents can use this time to do something theyve always wanted to do. Ask your kids what they would like to try and be as supportive as possible in fostering that interest.Here are a few hobby ideas to consider for your family: -... Read more

Upbeat Songs for Quarantined Kids (Free Playlist)

The years may be short, but the days are longespecially when families with small children are cut off from normal routines and quarantined indefinitely. In moments when your energy flags, dinner needs to be made, and your toddler is rolling around on the floor, turning on music can do wonders to lift the mood. Or... Read more

School apologises over homework assignment that asked kids to define hardcore porn

The headteacher of Archbishop Sentamu Academy has apologised(Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Ian S)A religious school in the United Kingdom is apologizing after a homework assignment required students to define several kinds of pornography.The headteacher of Archbishop Sentamu Academy in Hull said he is "sorry" if the homework led some students to research it online and access illicit... Read more

Keys for Children helps kids all over the world climate COVID-19 lockdowns – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) Yesterday we reported that the COVID-19 pandemic has put a pressure on psychological well being, and the identical applies to kids. The disruption of regular life, change in schedules, boredom, parental stress, and elevated threat of home abuseall mix to go away a mark on many kids. At the same time as... Read more

The Greatest Every day Bible Studying Plan for Children – Tim Challies

[ad_1] It looks as if ages in the past that David Murray started to create devotionals for youngsters and to launch them by means of his weblog. I shortly realized their distinctive worth and commenced to provide them to my very own youngsters. Of their first type these devotionals have been simply fundamental Microsoft Phrase... Read more