Author Archives: Liz Hagler

About Liz Hagler

Liz Hagler is the illustrator and co-author of Hooked On The Book. Liz loves to draw silly drawings, write crazy poems, walk her dog down the block, talk to her kids on Skype, and eat taco salad.

Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: This Is What Love Does – The Story Behind 1 John 3:16

 1 John 3:16 is a favorite children’s Bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down His life for us.  And we ought to lay … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: God’s Immeasurable Power – The Story Behind Ephesians 3:20

Ephesians 3:20 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “Now to Him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to His power that is … Continue reading

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Check Out Pinterest For More Ways To Get Your Kids Excited About God

Ok so I joined the ranks of Pinterest. The creative way to share visual ideas with friends. First I wanted to see if there was anything about teaching kids about the Bible. Not really. So I started a board. We … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Jesus Is Life – The Story Behind John 11:25

John 11:25 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life.  He who believes in Me will live, even though he dies.” … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Filled with God’s Joy and Peace – The Story Behind Romans 15:13

Romans 15:13 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Christ Became Sin For Us – The Story Behind 2 Corinthians 5:21

2 Corinthians 5:21 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “God made Him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in Him we might become the righteousness … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Overcoming Timidity – The Story Behind 2 Timothy 1:7

2 Timothy 1:7 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline.”   … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Resting in Jesus – The Story Behind Matthew 11:28-30

Matthew 11:28-30 are favorite children’s bible memory verses, but how many know the story behind these verses? “Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Cure For Anxiety – The Story Behind 1 Corinthians 10:13

1 Corinthians 10:13 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “No temptation has seized you except what is common to man.  And God is faithful; He will not allow you to … Continue reading

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Free Skits to Teach The Bible

Everyone loves a skit. How about having your kids do a skit for their family or friends that will teach them a Biblical concept. We have found a great website that has lots of free skits you can use. Check … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Photobooth Using Bible Images

  Photobooths are all the rage right now. Why not make props for your kids that are Biblical images and make up your own photo booth. You could blow up images from any bible color page and use them for … Continue reading

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Christian Musical- Life School Musical

Here is a fun musical that is great for churches, homeschool groups, and evangelistic programs. Check out the Life School Musical at the littlebigstuff.com. It is a special day in the classroom. Ben the new kid, and all of the … Continue reading

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Phil Vischer Tells The Story Behind Veggie Tales And What’s In The Bible

Phil Vischer tells the story behind the making of  Veggie Tales. His journey with God and the lessons he learned. He learned that working for God is not the same as being with God. He was working so hard creating the … Continue reading

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Salvation Army Of Salinas “Kids Cafe.”

Did you know that Salvation Army has many wonderful programs to get children excited about the Bible. Take for example our local chapter.  They have a “Kids Cafe” that provides a safe after-school program. Their goal as they state in … Continue reading

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The Gospel Project- The Easy Way To Teach The Story Of The Bible

We believe that everyone should learn the big picture of the Bible. The wonderful  story of God! So we encourage you to check out a 3 year teaching plan that give a very in-depth look at this story. It is … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 1 – Release Our Children To God (Part 4)

Jesus constantly released his followers (His spiritual children) into His Father’s hands through prayer. “I have given them your word.  And the world hates them because they do not belong to the world, just as I do not. I’m not … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 1 – Release Our Children To God (Part 3)

Jesus constantly released his followers (His spiritual children) into His Father’s hands through prayer. “Holy Father, keep them and care for them – all those you have given to me – so that they will be united just as we … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 2 – Release Our Children To God (Part 2)

Jesus constantly released his followers (His spiritual children) into His Father’s hands through prayer. “I have told these men about you.  They were in the world, but then you gave them to me.  Actually, they were always yours, and you … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 1– Release Our Children To God (Part 1)

Jesus constantly released his followers (His spiritual children) into His Father’s hands through prayer. “For you (the Father) have him (Jesus) authority over everyone on earth.  He (Jesus) gives eternal life to each one (His children) you (the Father) have … Continue reading

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Free Full Color Salvation Plan Flier For Kids

Now you can share God’s wonderful salvation plan with an easy to explain flier that you can download for free. Produced by an organization called Answers In Genesis it provides the salvation plan beginning with the story in Genesis. This beautiful, full … Continue reading

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