PL Category: Children

KidZone Scripture Verses: Mar 10-31

JK-SK March 10 – The Lost Son Focus: Jesus will always forgive us, no matter what we do. Memory Verse: “Forgive as the Lord forgave you.” Colossians 3:13 March 17 – The Pharisee and the Tax Collector Focus: You can learn from God when you are humble and pray to Him for help. Memory Verse:…

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Kids: No Perfect Parent, Part One

This month’s video, “No Perfect Parent,” discusses how there is no parent who is perfect—and that perfection is not the goal in parenting. According to Karl Pillemer, Ph.D., in parenting, sometimes “the perfect can get in the way of the good.” Pillemer writes, “Most parents hold themselves up to some kind of perfect standard when…

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Preschool: Playing the Comparison Game, Part One

Being a parent is hard work and sometimes we wonder if we are doing a good job? We hear about other families, other people’s kids and it can be easy for doubt to creep in. Comparing ourselves to others is natural and depending on the situation can either make you feel like parent of the…

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babyZone: He Calls Me By Name

by Kathy White | Apr 11, 2018 I adore spending time with my twin granddaughters. It is so hard to have them live fifteen hours away, but when I get a chance to visit, I make the most of it! On my last visit, I was sitting on the couch with them chatting. My pet…

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KidZone Scripture Verses: Mar 3-10

JK-SK March 3 – Storytime With Jesus – Jesus Gives Sight to Blind Bartimaeus Focus: Jesus can do anything! Memory Verse: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart.” Psalm 3:5a March 10 – The Lost Son Focus: Jesus will always forgive us, no matter what we do. Memory Verse: “Forgive as the Lord forgave…

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Kids: The Power of Empathy, Part Two

Teaching your child empathy is a gift that you can pass on that will not only be a blessing to your child but to other relationships in their life when they are adults. There is a verse in the book of Micah that says, “And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly…

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Preschool: When You’re Frustrated with Your Child, Part Two

Are you having a good week, or are you experiencing one of those weeks parents of preschoolers would like to forget ever happened? Hopefully in all the hubbub of your life you’ve taken the time to watch this lesson’s video to help with those moments of frustration. Needing a break from your kids is nothing…

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babyZone: My Family Loves Me

“God gives us families.” (See Psalm 68:6) I would like to introduce you to Dr. Gene A. Getz. He is a senior pastor of Fellowship Bible Church North in suburban Dallas, host of the syndicated radio program “Renewal,” and is a frequent conference speaker throughout the United States and worldwide. He has written a number…

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KidZone Scripture Verses: Feb 17-24

JK-SK Feb 17 – Yippee Ti Yi Yo – Jesus Stops the Wind and Waves Focus: Jesus can do anything! I can trust Him when I’m afraid Memory Verse: “Do not be afraid, I am with you.” Genesis 26:24b Feb 24 – Jesus Gives Sight to Blind Bartimaeus Focus: Jesus can do anything! Memory Verse:…

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Kids: The Power of Empathy, Part One

Our topic in this month’s Online Parenting Class is The Power of Empathy. Children are not naturally empathetic, but that doesn’t mean it is not something they can’t learn. Empathy is different than sympathy. Sympathy expresses concern for people while remaining at a distance. Empathy requires a person imagine themselves as the other person. The…

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