Not-so-scary Skeletons

Family Devotional for the week of October 12-18:   Look up and read together: Ezekiel and the dry bones (Ezekiel 37) October can be full of scary stories as Halloween approaches. Some people think Ezekiel’s story is a little creepy, but it’s a story with a very happy ending! When God gave the vision of dry bones […]


God’s Dream Believer

Family Devotional for the week of October 5-11:   Look up and read together: Daniel and Nebuchadnezzar’s dream (Daniel 2) Have you ever had a weird dream or even a nightmare? What was it like? How did you feel when you woke up? King Nebuchadnezzar had a pretty intense dream, and he knew it had a […]


Encouraged

Family Devotional for the week of September 28- October 4:   Look up and read together: Jeremiah 31:1-8a At the time Jeremiah gave his message, God’s people weren’t very happy. They had been disobeying God for a very long time. Finally, God allowed their enemies to win. Now, the Israelites were taken as prisoners and forced […]


Christmas Is Coming!

Family Devotional for the week of September 21-27:   Look up and read together: Isaiah 7:14, 9:6-7, 53:5-12, 61:1-2 It’s only September, but if you walk through Target, Wal-Mart, a dollar store, or a craft store, you will find a good supply of Christmas decorations. Though, it’s not even Halloween yet! Why are people already selling […]


Messages from God

Family Devotional for the week of August 31- September 6:   Look up and read together: Elijah and the Baal-worshippers (1 Kings 18:16-39) A prophet is someone who gives a message from God to the people. It’s a pretty tough job! Many times, prophets had to tell people things that they didn’t want to hear. However, God’s truth is […]


Jonah Tangles With a Vine

Family Devotional for the week of June 22-28:   Look up and read together: Jonah is angry (Jonah 4) The whale spit Jonah out on the beach. Then, he went to Ninevah and shared God’s message. The people believed God’s word and followed Him! Success! And they all lived happily ever after…. right? Unfortunately, that wasn’t […]


Jonah’s Deep Sea Cruise

Family Devotional for the week of June 15-21:   Look up and read together: Jonah and the big fish   (Jonah 1-3) Jonah was stuck. He tried his best to run away from God, and ended up in the stomach of a giant fish. It was dark, smelly, and wet. Jonah was uncomfortable with no way of knowing […]


Hands, Feet, and a Clean Leper

Family Devotional for the week of June 8-14:   Look up and read together: Naaman is healed of leprosy  (2 Kings 5:1-16) God did a great thing for Naaman when he healed his sickness. What’s more, the healing was a way that Naaman learned about God and began to follow Him. How do you think his life […]


A Little Olive Oil Goes a Long Way

Family Devotional for the week of June 1-7:   Look up and read together: Elisha helps a widow (2 Kings 4:1-7) Life for women in Bible times was much different than we know it today. When a woman’s husband died, it was difficult- and sometimes impossible- to earn money for basic needs. If a widow (a title […]


The Disappearing Diplomat

Family Devotional for the week of May 25-31:   Look up and read together: Philip meets an Ethiopian Man (Acts 8:26-40) What do you think of today’s story? The entire book of Acts tells the story of the Christians who lived right after Jesus was resurrected and returned to heaven. Are there anything in these stories that […]