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A Hallelujah Holiday

A Hallelujah Holiday

Keeping the Savior at the CenterWhen many of us think Easter, egg hunts and chocolate bunnies immediately come to mind. True, many of today’s Easter festivities focus more around the coming of spring than the resurrection of our Savior, but the heart of the holiday...

LifePoint Kids – March 20

LifePoint Kids – March 20

Work together to help someone in need. In week three, we head to a story found in Luke 5:17- 26. We discover a paralyzed man who just happened to have some excellent friends. When they heard that Jesus was in town, they tried everything to get their friend to Jesus....

LifePoint Kids – March 13

LifePoint Kids – March 13

Work together to help someone succeed. For week two, we look at Exodus 17:8-13, at a time where Joshua is leading the Israelites in a fierce battle against the Amalekites. When Moses held up his staff, the Israelites were winning the battle. When Moses got tired,...

LifePoint Kids – March 6

LifePoint Kids – March 6

We kick off the month looking at how God’s people cooperated to build the sacred tent or tabernacle. We read throughout Exodus 28, 31, 35, and 39 how God chose people to work together. God could have had Moses build this on his own, but instead, God called expert...

LifePoint Kids – February 27

LifePoint Kids – February 27

Make time to help others. In week four, we finish up in Mark 10:46-52 with an encounter between Jesus and Bartimaeus. Bartimaeus was blind. Because of this, he was often ignored by those who passed by him. When he learns that Jesus is passing by, he calls out for...

LifePoint Kids – February 20

LifePoint Kids – February 20

Use what you have to help others. This familiar story is found in John 6:1-13. People had been clamoring to see Jesus heal and perform miracles. Even has Jesus crossed over the Sea of Galilee, they followed him. When Jesus saw them, He didn’t ignore them or send them...

LifePoint Kids – February 13

LifePoint Kids – February 13

Show others that they matter. In week two, we head to John 4:1-30, 39-42. Samaria was a region that the Jews in Jesus’ time tried to avoid. But rather than walking around this region, Jesus took His disciples straight through it and stopped at Jacob’s well. While He...

LifePoint Kids – February 6

LifePoint Kids – February 6

Following Jesus means caring about others. We start February with a crucial moment from Jesus’ life, found in Luke 4:14-24, 28-30. After Jesus returned from being tempted in the  wilderness,He started teaching in the Synagogue. Soon Jesus traveled to Nazareth, where...

LifePoint Kids – January 30

LifePoint Kids – January 30

We close out the month with another one of Solomon’s vivid word pictures in Proverbs 25:16. We help kids find out what happens when we indulge and eat too much. This proverb isn’t just about how much we eat. Kids will learn that too much anything, even if it’s a good...

LifePoint Kids – January 23

LifePoint Kids – January 23

In week four, we discover more about Proverbs 12:18. Solomon talks about the power of our words. We want kids to learn that by choosing the right words in a difficult situation, those words can bring healing to the situation. Bottom Line: Think before you speak. When...

LifePoint Kids – January 16

LifePoint Kids – January 16

Next, we look at 1 Samuel 24 at a crucial moment in David’s life. He’s been anointed as the next kingof Israel, but King Saul is still around, and he’s out to get David. As David is on the run from King Saul, he discovers the perfect opportunity to take out King Saul...

LifePoint Kids – January 9

LifePoint Kids – January 9

In week two, we focus on a word picture Solomon uses in Proverbs 25:28. Solomon uses the idea of giant city walls keeping people safe as an example for people to understand the importance of living with self-control. Kids will discover why ancient city walls are a...

LifePoint Kids – January 2

LifePoint Kids – January 2

We start with a crucial moment from Jesus’ life, found in Luke 4:1-13. After Jesus’ baptism, He went to the wilderness to fast and spend time with God and prepare for ministry. While Jesus was in the wilderness, the Devil tempted Him. Jesus was prepared for this. Even...

Day 14 – Living a Successful Life

Day 14 – Living a Successful Life

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 14Five Proverbs about Living a Successful Lifefrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 10:27-29 | Proverbs 13:3 | Proverbs 16:3 | Proverbs 16:20 | Proverbs 24:17-20ReflectIf I go to Walmart, I will probably get a cart...

Day 13 – Wise Counsel & Reproof

Day 13 – Wise Counsel & Reproof

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 13Five Proverbs about Wise Counsel & Reprooffrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 3:11-12 | Proverbs 11:14 | Proverbs 15:31 | Proverbs 19:20 | Proverbs 29:17Reflect“I need to meet with you first thing this...

Day 12 – Justice & Equity

Day 12 – Justice & Equity

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 12Five Proverbs about Justice & Equityfrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 16:8 | Proverbs 17:15 | Proverbs 21:3 | Proverbs 28:5 | Proverbs 29:26-27Reflect“That’s not fair!” If you have kids or are around them...

Day 11 – Generosity

Day 11 – Generosity

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 11Five Proverbs about Generosityfrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 11:24-25 | Proverbs 19:17 | Proverbs 22:9 | Proverbs 28:22 | Proverbs 28:27ReflectWhen it comes to investing, we like to be able to see the return...

Day 10 – Integrity

Day 10 – Integrity

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 10Five Proverbs about Integrityfrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 11:1 | Proverbs 16:13 | Proverbs 17:20 | Proverbs 20:17 | Proverbs 26:18-19ReflectWhen it comes to our integrity, Proverbs warns us that stakes are...

Day 9 – Our Words

Day 9 – Our Words

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 9Five Proverbs about Our Wordsfrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 12:18,22 | Proverbs 15:23 | Proverbs 18:6-8 | Proverbs 18:21 | Proverbs 21:23ReflectWhen it comes how we use our words, Proverbs speaks in colorful...

Day 8 – Money

Day 8 – Money

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 8Five Proverbs about Moneyfrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 3:9-10 | Proverbs 6:1-5 | Proverbs 13:11 | Proverbs 15:16 | Proverbs 23:4-5ReflectSince the book of Proverbs was written, a few things about money have...

Day 7 – Wise vs. the Fool

Day 7 – Wise vs. the Fool

<Back to Reading Plan OverviewDay 7Five Proverbs about the Wise vs. the Foolfrom the Proverbs reading planRead the Word Proverbs 10:8 | Proverbs 10:23 | Proverbs 17:10 | Proverbs 28:26 | Proverbs 29:11ReflectThe word “fool” is used at least 40 times throughout the...