Why Didn’t Jesus Trust People?
“Because Jesus knew some people were mean,” says Torie, 7. If you’ve ever watched any old western movies, you know that some people enjoy being mean. They wouldn’t have it any other way. Early in his ministry, Jesus performed miracles in Jerusalem. The Bible says, “Many believed in his name when they saw the signs […]
June 19 2019
Why Should We Keep Our Word?
If everyone kept their word, attorneys might go out of business. A lawyer once told a client: “Let me give you my honest opinion.” The client responded, “No, no. I’m paying for professional advice.” We’re more interested in how we can get out of something than the truth. Is it mere coincidence that immediately after […]
June 19 2019
How Has the Lord Protected You? (Part 2)
“The Lord has protected me by using my dog,” says Alan, age 10. “Once a dog almost bit me, but my boxer chased him away. God helps me hide from things, and he helps me by letting my dad be a cop.” You’ve got a boxer, and your dad is a cop. Why hide from […]
June 18 2019
How Has the Lord Protected You? (Part 1)
“I try not to get in fights so I won’t need protection, and God can go and help someone else who really needs protection,” says Taylor, age 9. Avoiding fights will certainly make your life easier, Taylor, but we all need God’s protection for other things. Of course, it doesn’t hurt to be prepared for […]
June 18 2019
What Can We Learn From Jesus About Timing (John 7:1-13)?
“You don’t have to swing hard to hit a home run. If you got the timing, it’ll go,” said Yogi Berra. In life, everyone wants to hit home runs. It’s the lack of timing that causes so many strike outs. Mark Twain once wrote, “I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had […]
March 9 2017
What Can We Learn From Jesus Feeding 5,000 People (John 6:1-15)?
“A boy gave Jesus five bread and two fish. I’ll give him 50 muffins a day,” says Caden, 5. Somebody likes muffins. “The people were surprised when they saw two fish and five loaves feed all of them,” says Alejandro, 7. Surprised is a gross understatement. They were impressed. They wanted to seize Jesus and […]
February 10 2016
What Has God Entrusted To You?
What has God entrusted to you? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about handling our privileges and responsibilities. (Luke 12:48; Psalm 119:11; Proverbs 17:17; James 1:17)
June 30 2007
Why is God Full of Truthfulness?
Why is God full of truthfulness? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about the absolute authority of God's Word. (John 1:14)
June 22 2007
What Is The Lesson Of Daniel In The Lions’ Den?
What is the lesson of Daniel in the lions' den? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about forgiveness, courage and trusting God. (James 1:2-3; Daniel 6)
January 15 2007
Can I Trust the Lord to Supply My Needs?
Can I trust the Lord to supply my needs? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about the God's provision, protection, comfort and restoration. (Psalm 23:1, John 21:15-17, Isaiah 53:6, John 10)
October 4 2006