As a mother, I teach my children about the resurrection. And also – my daughter teaches me.
My young daughter is beginning to understand the holy through the ordinary.
A sister site from Forward Movement aims to help us grow as disciples for all 50 days of Easter.
Almost ten years ago, I started hiding my children’s Easter baskets. Only now do I see the connection to the story of the resurrection.
As our family began to follow the rhythm of the church calendar, I realized that all traditions start somewhere.
A giveaway of children’s books from ZonderKidz includes short reviews of each one. Great for thinking through the Easter basket!
I’ve slowly come up with a few small things that might at least plant the seeds of understanding “life from death” for our secular grandchildren.
If I want to be able to absorb all the new life Easter has to offer – all the resistance it offers to the powers of sin in our broken world – I need the grace that comes with honest confession and repentance.
Taking down old palm crosses, putting up new ones, and making an Easter altar helps our family observe the season.
My family’s theme song is “Golden,” by Jill Scott. We listen to it every so often to keep the concepts in mind. It’s our prayer for […]