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Resources, week 2

Resources, week 2 Another activity that will occupy a child’s hands and calm their wiggles is tangrams. Tangrams are geometric shapes that can be arranged to create a variety of pictures. Depending on the age of your child, they may … Continue reading

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Resources, week 1

We’re hearing from parents who want to worship together as a family, but aren’t sure their children can handle an extended time of attentive behavior. We found it helpful to use quiet activities for the younger set during more formal times, such … Continue reading

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Something Special

If you’ve read our book, I have a question for you. How can we improve what we shared? Is there a circumstance or situation that you’d like us to address? If so, please let us know. If you haven’t read … Continue reading

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Notes to Church Leaders

Note to Church Leaders The question of children in church is not new. Pastors and theologians hold differing opinions on the matter of families remaining together throughout corporate worship. You do not need me to tell you that it is … Continue reading

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Continuing the Pattern

Chapter 10 Continuing the Pattern For Christ did not enter a man‐made sanctuary that was only a copy of the true one; he  entered heaven itself, now to appear for us in God’s presence. Hebrews 9:24 We thought it was … Continue reading

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Facing the Challenge

Chapter 9 Facing the Challenge May he send you help from the sanctuary and grant you support from Zion. Psalm 20:2 “We talked; we prayed; we checked everything out. We thought we were going to make warm family memories, but … Continue reading

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Strategies Galore

Chapter 8 Entering the Sanctuary I have seen you in the sanctuary and beheld your power and your glory. Psalm 63:2 When we were bringing up our children, we were usually in worship with the same local congregation. Curt was … Continue reading

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Special Request

Chapter 7 Drawing the Message The glory of Lebanon will come to you, the pine, the fir and the cypress together, to adorn the place of my sanctuary; and I will glorify the place of my feet. Isaiah 60:13 It … Continue reading

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Major Helpful Hint

Chapter 6 Packing the Bag The priests then brought the ark of the Lord’s covenant to its place in the inner sanctuary of the temple, the Most Holy Place, and put it beneath the wings of the cherubim. 1 Kings … Continue reading

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Always Be Alert

Chapter 5 Setting the Scene Praise the Lord. Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens. Psalm 150:1 We were shaken to the pits of our stomachs. What had we done? It seemed like a harmless enough … Continue reading

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