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.

Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 5 – Let Our Example Do The Talking (Part 1)

Jesus modeled this 5th parenting principle of ‘Letting our example do the talking’. Jesus did more modeling than verbal teaching to His children (the disciples).  One example is the feeding of the 5,000. At the end of the day there … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 4 – Our Children Can Handle What Life Throws At Them (Part 4)

Jesus modeled this 4th parenting principle that ‘that our children can handle what life throws at them’. Jesus knew that this earth was not ultimately the home of His children for they were heavenly citizens.  No matter what life would … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 4 – Our Children Can Handle What Life Throws At Them (Part 3)

Jesus modeled this 4th parenting principle that ‘that our children can handle what life throws at them’. Jesus believed that His disciples could handle whatever life threw at them because He knew that they would receive the power of the … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 4 – Our Children Can Handle What Life Throws At Them (Part 2)

Jesus modeled this 4th parenting principle that ‘that our children can handle what life throws at them’. Jesus believed in His disciples even when they failed.  He spoke these words even though He knew that Peter (Simon) would deny Jesus … Continue reading

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A Free Resource To Help Kids Apply The Bible In Their Lives

The Bible is the best place to find answers. We have found a website that I think you will enjoy called Kids Bible Info.  It encourages kids to find the answers to their problems in the Bible. We especially like the … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 6 – Let Natural Consequences Do The Teaching (Part 4)

Jesus modeled this 6th parenting principle of ‘Letting Natural Consequences Do The Teaching’. Have you ever thought of thanking God for the difficulties that our children encounter?  Wise parents actually pray to God that He would bring learning experiences into … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 6 – Let Natural Consequences Do The Teaching (Part 3)

Jesus modeled this 6th parenting principle of ‘Letting Natural Consequences Do The Teaching’. Jesus knew that a critical part of letting natural consequences teach His children was to let them own the problem.  So often we steal the learning away … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 6 – Let Natural Consequences Do The Teaching (Part 2)

Jesus modeled this 6th parenting principle of ‘Letting Natural Consequences Do The Teaching’. Jesus most frequently taught His children by allowing them to experience the natural consequences for their actions and then used this as a teaching moment. So how … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 6 – Let Natural Consequences Do The Teaching (Part 1)

Jesus modeled this 6th parenting principle of ‘Letting Natural Consequences Do The Teaching’. God designed a world of natural consequences, “if – then’s”.  Over and over in the Old Testament God’s people are told, if you obey my commandments, then … Continue reading

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The Free Audio Story Behind The Hymn,””Tis So Sweet to Trust In Jesus”

Why not teach your kids the stories behind the hymns you sing in church. Even if your church doesn’t sing hymns these stories provide kids with examples of how believers have taken painful situations in life and turned them into … Continue reading

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Hands On Teaching of the Resurrection of Christ

I was browsing through Pinterest and saw this great Easter garden idea you can build with your kids. It is a wonderful way to get them excited about the resurrection of Christ. Check out the website call,” A Holy Experience.” … Continue reading

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Sarah Youngs New Children’s Book- Jesus Calling Bible Storybook

The Jesus Calling devotional for adults is a best seller at Costco. Now there is a new Bible Story book by the same name coming out in October. Here is what is being said about it on Amazon. “This brand-new … Continue reading

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Jesus’ 10 New Testament Principles for Parenting: Principle No. 4 – Our Children Can Handle What Life Throws At Them (Part 1)

Jesus modeled this 4th parenting principle that ‘that our children can handle what life throws at them’. Jesus allowed the disciples to go through the process of failure, discovery and success.  In Luke 9 we find out that Jesus allowed … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Power Of Confession – The Story Behind James 5:16

James 5:16 is a favorite children’s Bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed.  The prayer of a … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: God Has Always Known Us – The Story Behind Psalm 139:16

Psalm 139:16 is a favorite children’s Bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “Your eyes say my substance, being yet unformed.  And in Your book they all were written, the days fashioned for me, when … Continue reading

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Safe People By Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend

Safe People is a great book that helps people find relationships that are good for them and avoid those that aren’t. Safe People offers 20 ways to realize if you are in a relationship with a trustworthy person. It helps … Continue reading

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Book Of Numbers Made Easy

Looking for an easy way to teach the big idea of the Bible book called Numbers? Check out this fun poem found in a new childrens book called Hooked On The Book. The history is that God’s people are stuck … Continue reading

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The Children’s Encyclopedia Of Bible Books- Great Book For Only 1 Cent

Now on Amazon there are some great used deals. Don’t miss this classic book that you will want in your family library. It encourages your kids in their understanding of the Bible. Check out The Children’s Encyclopedia Of Bible Books.  … Continue reading

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Arch Books The Fun Way To Teach Kids The Bible Stories

We love books that give kids and families a fresh way to teach the Bible stories to their kids. We found a fun book series called Arch Books that has been around since the 80’s. The series has been updated … Continue reading

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What The Bible Is All About For Young Explorers- A Detailed Bible Book Overview For Teens

Do you want your teens to have a detailed understanding of the Bible stories in each book of the Bible? Check out What The Bible Is All About For Young Explorers. We like this book for adults as well, especially … Continue reading

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