Parents, today your child heard the story of Jesus calming a storm. Jesus showed His disciples that they could trust Him with their protection. How does your family trust Jesus?
In Melissa Kruger’s article “Contentment in the Storm” she meditates on what it means to find contentment during life’s trials. “A contented Christian is not free from the weight of desires, heartaches and trials, but one who experiences adversity in a paradoxical way, “sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, yet possessing everything.” You can read more here: https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/melissa-kruger/contentment-in-the-storm-2/
What a universal call to praise! Our Daily Bible Reading for today, found on the One Conversation Page™, points us to the enduring faithfulness of a God who loves us fiercely.
Take it Further: Check out the “Jesus Calmed a Storm” section of the Bible Studies for Life: Kids Family App. This engaging FREE app takes your children on a journey with each lesson using exciting activities and games.
“Fight fire with fire” can actually be an effective tactic in putting out literal fires, but it is a lousy way to handle conflict. In fact, such tactics can worsen a situation. We’ve surely seen stories of road rage escalating between two people.
What a great Unit Verse to memorize as a family. Sit down today and grab some construction paper and crayons. Together write out the verse and decorate it. Hang it somewhere you will see it in the house.