Category: fpKids – Elementary

Parent Connection

Preschool: September Scripture Verse: “Nothing can separate us from God’s love.” Romans 8:39 Basic Truth: God loves me. Make It Personal: Do you really want your child to believe that God loves her no matter what? Well, do you believe that God loves YOU no matter what? He does, you know. There is no sin, […]

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Rules of Engagement

(This post was written by Gina McClain, Director of Children’s Ministries) There are always Rules of Engagement no matter where you go.  From the proper way to engage in a social setting to familiar ways we engage with our family, Rules of Engagement are part of everyday life.  The challenge within the family is when […]

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Preschool: September Scripture Verse: “Nothing can separate us from God’s love.” Romans 8:39 Basic Truth: God loves me. Preschool Play Time: Take a nature walk and tell your child to look for five small stones, just like David did when he fought Goliath. When you get back home, lay the stones out and count them […]

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The Art of Teaching Kids Responsibility

(This post was written by Gina McClain, Director of Children’s Ministries) I picked up a book recently entitled, “Good and Angry: Exchanging Frustration for Character in You and Your Kids!” The book title intrigued me primarily because frustration in parenting is so common.  Just the picture on the cover resonates with me.  Mom in the […]

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9/11-12:  “What if someone hates me?” Double Dog Dare:  No one likes to feel hated. Plain and simple, hate doesn’t feel good—for you or your enemy. So don’t hate back; respond with love instead. This week I dare you to act lovingly toward your enemies. If you don’t think you have enemies, choose one or […]

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Club 45 This month we’re focusing on Loving Others through a series called, “You’re Not My Friend”.  We’ll visit a variety of scenarios where we might encounter people that are more difficult to love.  Here is where we’ll focus: 9/4-5:  “What if someone is different from me?” Double Dog Dare:  We’re all different by God’s […]

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