Author Archives: Carrie Hagler

Sibling Clashes and the Biblical Way to Resolve Them

I have just found a great website called Gems Girls Club. It has some really cool ideas about how to encourage kids to have the best values.  There is one article in particular that I really enjoyed about how to resolve … Continue reading

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Cardboard and Bible Stories

Over the past week I spent some time in Montana and helped create a cardboard version of  a Greek island village for and anniversary dinner. It was so much fun and it got me to thinking that this could be … Continue reading

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The Bible Says Love Is…..Getting Involved!

Kids know the value having their parents participate in their activities. This is evident in Jesus’ day when he went out on his disciples boats to help them with their fishing. Just imagine how it felt for the disciples to … Continue reading

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Love is Spending time….according the Bible

Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Matthew 19:14 The great man that Jesus was he made a point of showing love to … Continue reading

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Love is….Bible-Based Family Dinners

One of the best ways to get to know people is over food. This is true about strangers as well as family members. Jesus spent volumes of time with his disciples who were like his family. They walked, slept and … Continue reading

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Love is….According to the Bible

Love is spending time with your kids to go on a nature walk or some kind of a hike together. Remember Jesus (who is our love source) was able to spend time with his disciples when they were walking around to … Continue reading

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What is love? According to the Bible

We are now beginning to embark on a series of blogs that discuss what is love and how kids perceive love.  I am going to look at some different ways that Jesus showed love and also how parents can show … Continue reading

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Bible Verse Memorization

Memorizing bible verses is such an important part of our Christian walk! It not only draws us closer to God but is also helps to us prepare for Satan’s attack. Furthermore, it is doing as Jesus did to hide God’s … Continue reading

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Being a Good Steward

God blesses us with so much and all He asks of us is that we take good care of it. This is an important lesson for both adults and kids alike!  There are many stories in the Bible that  demonstrate … Continue reading

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Nehemiah Wall Climb

The story of Nehemiah building the wall in Jeruselem is one that is typically under told as a children’s bible story. But this really is a great tale of perseverance and trusting in God’s plan! These may be things that … Continue reading

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Vacation Bible School Games and Ideas

Vacation Bible School Vacation Bible School is such a fun way to pass the long summer days for little kids. Most churches have at least one week of VBS in a summer. Just the decorations alone usually take weeks of … Continue reading

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Bible Olympics Game

While it is so much fun to watch all of these amazing athletes in the 2012 Summer Olympics, kids still need to get out and play in some games of their own. That said, I started thinking that maybe there … Continue reading

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My Bible Stories Apps

With the big boom in iphones and ipads there are now many interesting bible apps that are becoming available. The pros of having bible applications especially for children is parents are able to download many different apps and just have … Continue reading

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Princess of Jesus’

Every little girl wants to be a princess at sometime in her childhood- to feel special, beautiful and have everyone’s attention and love. This is a need that we should have filled by our Father in heaven. Unfortunately, both the … Continue reading

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GEMS Girls Club…A Bible Club for Girls Only

GEMS Girls’ Clubs is a non-denominational, non-profit Christian organization that seeks to equip women and girls to live radically faithful lives for Christ. Clubs are established in churches and other Christian organizations and allow women to mentor girls as they … Continue reading

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What the Bible says about Kids Money Ages 14-18 Part 4

The last blog for this age group is about saving. This is a lesson that I am dealing with myself and it is about how to save our money in the very best way. The Bible even admonishes us to … Continue reading

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What the Bible says about Kids Money Ages 14-18 Part 3

One of the rude awakenings when you get your first job is how much smaller your first paycheck is then you expected it to be. Especially in California money is taken out for many different things and it can seem … Continue reading

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What the Bible says about kids Money Ages 14-18 part 2

The lesson for today is about teaching our kids that they should not be using credit cards to buy things they aren’t able to pay for with cash. It is a lesson about debt and how to stay out of … Continue reading

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Using The Alphabet To Teach The Bible: Letter C

The letter for today is C which is for Church… Acts 20:28 28 Keep watch over yourselves and all the flock of which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers. Be shepherds of the church of God, which he bought … Continue reading

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Using The Alphabet To Teach The Bible: Letter B

Here is a great topic for the B letter. Baptism! 16 As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove … Continue reading

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