Why Did Mary Put Perfumed Oil on Jesus’ Feet and Wipe Them with Her Hair (John 12:1-11)?
John the Baptist said he was not worthy to untie the strap of Jesus’ sandals (Luke 3:16). Mary felt the same way when she poured the expensive perfume on Jesus’ feet and wiped them with her hair. “Mary wanted to be a blessing by getting her hair dirty,” says James, 7. Using her hair to […]
May 10 2021
How Did God The Father Honor Jesus (John 8:48-59)?
“It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them,” wrote Mark Twain. In heaven, Jesus had the deserved honor and glory of myriads of angelic hosts, yet he entered this world in the humblest of circumstances. No trumpets sounded that night in Bethlehem when God the […]
January 20 2020
What Can We Learn About Christmas From The Song Of Mary (Luke 1:46-56)?
What can we learn about Christmas from the Song of Mary? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about humbly glorifying God. (Luke 1:46-56)
December 27 2011
Why Has God The Father Given His Son Power Over Everything? (Part 1 of 2)
”Jesus deserves all the power,” says Kianna, 9. “He died on the cross to save us from our sins. This is cool for me to believe in him. He created everything, so he should have power over everything. I think he totally deserves it!” In the Apostle John’s vision of heaven, he sees angels, living […]
January 12 2011
What is the Meaning of the Proverb, “The Lord Laughs at Those Who Laugh at Him”?
What is the meaning of the proverb, "The Lord laughs at those who laugh at Him"? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about the consequences of pride and the rewards of humbleness. (Proverbs 3:34; Luke 23:34; II Peter 3:9; Esther; Proverbs 26:27)
July 2 2007
What Gifts Would You Bring to Jesus?
What gifts would you bring to Jesus? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about the gifts the wise men brought to baby Jesus.
June 27 2007
Who is Greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven?
”Children!” says Kelly, 6. Kelly, do you mean you’ll finally get even for all those times when adults got to do more than you did? No, says Daniel, 11. “Whosoever humbles himself like a little child is greatest in the kingdom of heaven.” Daniel quotes Jesus, who also said we must enter his kingdom as […]
June 26 2007
How Do You Sense God’s Presence? (Part 3 of 6)
”I sense God’s presence when I pray,” says Kaillyn, age 9. “God comes into my heart and gives me the power to lift my heart up and tell him all the things I need.” Who are we trying to fool when we project an attitude of independence? Every breath we take comes by way of […]
May 18 2007
Why Did God Send His Son to the Earth as a Baby?
Why did God send his Son to the Earth as a baby? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about Jesus' humble arrival. (Philippians 2:6-8)
October 5 2006
What is the Lesson of Gideon and His 300-Man Army?
What is the lesson of Gideon and his 300-man army? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about pride vs. humble, courageous dependence on the Lord. (Judges 6:12)
October 3 2006