Kids Talk About God

How Can You Avoid Being Double-Minded?

“When bad things happen, don’t ask God ‘Why?’ Just believe God has everything under control, and don’t panic on him,” says Becca, 10. It’s easy to trust God when things are going smoothly. When the crisis hits without warning, faith is tested. James, the New Testament writer, is so confident in God’s goodness that he […]

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Why Does God Bless Peacemakers?

Why does God bless peacemakers? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about how to be a peacemaker in this world of confusion and violence.

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How Do The Pure In Heart See God?

How do the pure in heart see God? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about purity in heart vs. half-heartedness.

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How Can I Glorify God? (Part 2 of 3)

“One thing to glorify God is to jump at the chance to jump rope at the nursing homes,” says Elizabeth, 10. Who would ever think that jumping rope could glorify God? After reading the rest of her story, I doubt if any reader will wonder whether Elizabeth’s jumping glorifies God: “Thanks to my teacher, I […]

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How Can I Glorify God? (Part 1 of 3)

“I can give all my clothes to charity. Well, at least the ones that don’t fit me,” says Kelsey, 10. When I interviewed former president Jimmy Carter on a Habitat for Humanity project, he said that most people in America don’t even know a poor person. “I should stop fighting with my sister, because fewer […]

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