WHAT'S ON THE MENU?
God has given you an important role - to be the primary spiritual leader for your children. We understand the challenges – we’re parents too! There are so many things competing for space in your home and in your heart.
We want to help. This task is too important to ignore, and you’re capable.
We've collected some of the best resources for families to use at home. Take a look at what’s on the menu!
YOU'RE ALL SET: READ THE BIBLE WITH
There are many ways to learn God's Word. Any time we hear it, read it, or stop to ponder it, the Holy Spirit has the opportunity to create and strengthen faith in our hearts. God's Word has impact any time we come in contact with it. This simple reading plan lists key portions of Scripture and offers a guide to help parents lead a discussion after each reading. Families are busy, so this outline is flexible and useful no matter if you have five minutes together as a family or 50 minutes.
READ WITH ME: TAKE YOUR FAMILY THROUGH BOOKS OF THE BIBLE
You have to start somewhere, right? Why not start with the Book of Mark? Pastor Monday reads through the book, chapter by chapter, showing you how you can do the same with any book of the Bible yourself. Why Mark? It's full of action, as Mark focuses on what Jesus did during his ministry. Mark seemed to be writing for people who were not familiar with Jewish customs or the writings of the Old Testament. It's practical, and a great place to learn how to read direct from the Bible.
NEVER TOO SOON: IDEAS FOR INCLUDING LITTLE ONES
It's never too soon to start establishing patterns in your home. Because we are God's children, we listen to Him and we talk to Him every day. Here's your encouragement and recommended resources to start establishing patterns early.
A beautiful walk through the picture language of the Bible
We know Scripture can be intimidating. The long names and endless historical backgrounds can be daunting. For this reason, The Gallery concentrates on Bible imagery. The images appear over and over in different settings: doors, gardens, deserts, valleys, light, trees, blood, rivers, harvests, bread, water, mountains, sheep, cities, rocks, kingdoms. Stuff that's familiar. Stuff that helps God's message touch human hearts.
JUST WHAT I NEED: READINGS ON KEY TOPICS
God gave us the Bible to speak to our hearts. He knows we are beings full of emotion, and He knows we struggle with challenges, temptations, and weaknesses. Embrace God's promises in the moment, and you will not be disappointed.