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Jesus Shows Us How to Servea free devotion for kids

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from CTA’s latest addition to the Easter lineup, the Journey to the Cross prayer box. The box comes with six special prayer tokens and corresponding devotions that tell the story of Jesus’ Easter victory. The prayer box and other gifts from CTA make it easy to minister to children during…

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Jesus Came to Be Our Saviora free devotion for kids

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from CTA’s latest addition to the Easter lineup, the Journey to the Cross prayer box. The box comes with six special prayer tokens and corresponding devotions that tell the story of Jesus’ Easter victory. The prayer box and other Easter gifts from CTA make it easy to minister to children…

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2 New Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Sunday School

Editor’s note: Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year—what a great ministry opportunity! If you’re looking for gifts and resources to help your church celebrate, check out our website and Resource and Idea Center. Rush shipping is available! Most kids celebrate Valentine’s Day by trading cards and candy with family and friends. It’s a…

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Now Available! Easter Prayer Box for Kids

Just in time for Lent and Easter, CTA’s Journey to the Cross prayer box and devotion tokens are ready to order! The easy-to-assemble prayer box comes with six meaningful tokens, each featuring a Scripture verse. The prayer box packet comes with six FREE reproducible devotions that tie together the Bible verses from the tokens, special…

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The Power of Christ’s ForgivenessObject lessons for Sunday school

Liturgical churches will celebrate Ash Wednesday on February 10 this year. These churches recognize the six weeks before Easter as the Lenten season—a time for personal reflection and repentance. Even if your church doesn’t formally recognize Lent, as a Sunday school teacher you can still help your children see their sins and focus on the…

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4 Tips for a Christian Valentine’s Day Party

Have you peeked ahead in your calendar yet? You may have to do a double-take. Yes, Valentine’s Day is on a Sunday this year! But do church and Valentine’s Day really go together? Yes! This is the perfect time to put together a few simple activities that can make a big difference in sharing love–Jesus’…

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7 Ways to Create a Positive Atmosphere in the Classroom

Gleaming smiles. Neat and clean crafts. Organized desks. Calm attitudes. Open hearts. Does this accurately describe your classroom? You may have days when your classroom seems like the model classroom, but all teachers know this picture-perfect scenario doesn’t last long. There are moments when you can feel your blood pressure rising and your frustration building….

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9 Ideas to Keep Kids Focused in Sunday School

“Trevor, hands to yourself. Amy, eyes up here. Juan, move away from the toys. ” Sometimes it feels impossible to keep a roomful of children focused on your daily Bible lesson! Granted, you can’t physically perk up their ears and make children listen, but you can do a few things to encourage engagement and participation…

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8 Ideas to Help You Teach Scripture to Kids

God encourages us to hide his Word in our hearts (Psalm 119:11) and although it may often feel like an impossible task, teaching scripture to our students is an extremely important task. Thankfully, children have a natural ability to memorize. Their brains are less cluttered than adult brains and when something is repeated over and…

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5 Ways to Celebrate Advent in the Classroom

Many liturgical churches recognize the four weeks leading up to Christmas as “Advent.” It’s a time to remember our need for a Savior and the way that God fulfilled that need—by sending Jesus as a baby in a manger. It’s also a time to look forward to the second coming of Jesus. It’s a time…

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