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What is Love

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When we tell our kids, “Jesus loves you.” Do they know what that means? What is love? Is it that fuzzy feeling you get whenever a particular person is near? Chemistry? Brain chemicals on the overdrive? Poems about love often talk about feelig in love. About emotions. But love is more than an emotion. The kind of love Jesus has for us goes beyond emotion. It’s unconditional love. Who Is Jesus? Jesus is God Himself, trapped in time and space, in the body of a man. Born as a baby, he grew up knowing that he was to be the   Read more…

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Fruit of the Spirit for Kids

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A favourite sunday school activity is for the kids to list out the fruit of the spirit. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23 Besides knowing the fruit, do they really know what this means? What is joy? What is love? What is peace? What is faithfulness? God’s love and faithfulness is evident in the story Jonah and the Big Fish Art and craft for kids Turn this into a fun art and craft project for the kids. Take a large cardboard and   Read more…

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What is Parenting

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Parenting is about raising a child in love. Parenting means guiding and caring for the child. Love and respect goes both ways. While kids are expected parents to respect their parents, parents too should respect their children’s views. The bible teaches us how to parent. Colossians 3:21-22 20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. 21 Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged. Parenting involves mutual respect.   1 Samuel 2:27-29 27 Now a man of God came to Eli and said to him, “This is what the LORD says: ‘Did I not clearly reveal myself   Read more…

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