God’s Word for You Bible Storybook {review + giveaway}

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I love a good Bible storybook but I also want to share the actual Word of God with my kids. I know they would never focus on the sea of black and white type that comes with a Bible so I’ve not yet introduced them to specific scriptures in this format. We are working on […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 7: Faithfulness

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional Week 7: Faithfulness Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man. Proverbs 3:3-4 I love how each […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 6: Goodness

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 6: Goodness A good person produces good things from the treasury of a good heart. Matthew 12:35 Even as an adult, I’ve had a hard time believing that God is good when bad things happen. Last year when my mom passed away at […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 5: Kindness

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 5: Kindness Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. Ephesians 4:32 We’ve been teaching the 5-7 year olds at church for the past 9 weeks. It’s been such a joy and incredibly interesting to watch […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 4: Patience

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 4: PATIENCE But those who wait upon God get fresh strength. They spread their wings like eagles, they run and don’t get tired, they walk and don’t lag behind. Isaiah 40:31 MSG I just might be, ok…I know I am, one of the […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 3: Peace

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 3: PEACE May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 I find that in my older age and […]

6 Ways to Facilitate Good, Old-Fashioned Fun this Summer

Backyard Tent

In our social media-crazed, pinteresty world, it’s easy for moms to get caught up in the pressure of the must do, over-the-top, one-upping, hyper-busy lifestyle of go-go-go, make every day a holiday. We pin “12,038 Must See Parks” and “47 Million Summer Bucket List Activities” and then feel depressed because there is just not enough […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 2: Joy

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Truth for Tiny Hearts Fruit of the Spirit Summer Family Devotional Week 2: Joy I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete. John 15:11 She asked me if we could play a game before bed. My 6 year old is really into shows […]

How I Spent My Summer Break

Summer Break

When I was a kid, I loved summer break. My mom was a fourth-grade teacher, so everything about summer was different than the rest of the year in our house. There was lots of playing outside, swimming with friends, and a much slower pace of life. This idea of a slower pace sounds very different […]

Fruit of the Spirit Family Devotional, Week 1: LOVE

TFTH Fruit of the Spirit LOVE

We are thrilled you’ll be joining us for the next 9 weeks as we explore the fruit of the spirit together. These 9 traits are so important to a life well-lived. As we grow with our children and teach them how to live as Jesus followers, the fruit of the spirit are foundational character traits […]