Journey


Road Trip!


Traveling down the road, speeding past cornfields, mountains or oceans. We gathered memories as we gathered miles. Watching an armadillo hunt for whatever armadillos hunt for as we ate lunch in the Kennedy Space Center parking lot. Heading to downtown Boston before dawn to get...

5 Ideas to Help Your Children Study and Love the Bible


It’s February and we’re over halfway through the club year. Maybe your kid is still super excited to memorize verses and finish sections in the handbook. Maybe the enthusiasm is fading at this point in the year. Maybe it’s been a struggle all year to...

How to Encourage Your Kids (Especially When Life Gets Tough)


Life can be tough. Not just for adults, but also for kids. Jackson plays video games while his parents watch the news, but he’s still listening and all the reports about terrorists and the economy scare him. Emma knows her grandpa is seriously sick and...

Encourage Your Spouse: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18


 Rejoice always,  pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Rejoice: My favorite definition of rejoice is “to be delighted.” What are specific attributes that delight you about your spouse?...

How Flying is Like Parenting


What do flying and parenting have in common? I’m so glad you asked, watch this month’s Parent Stuff video to find out.

Why I’m Grateful for Awana: A note from a Mom


We know that you are trying to be the best possible parent you can be and we want to support you along the way. Awana provides resources for you to have spiritual conversations with your child. The letter below is from a mom who used...

Get the Most Out of Club This Year


We know your week is packed full and you have a lot of choices in activities for your child. Awana is a great choice and we’d love to help you maximize that experience for your child and for you! Here’s a video and  some tips...

Craft Your Own Family Mission Statement


I have a horrible sense of direction. This is a great disappointment to my dad. He tried so hard to teach me how to orient myself and find my destination using north, south, east, west without success. I’m utterly dependent on Google Maps. But even...

Your Before & After Story


Your kids probably beg you to read them a story before bed, or two or four or… you get the point. Kids love to hear a good story. Maybe you tell your kids stories of your adventures as a kid or make up your own...

Reflections of You


The truth is that we get what we are with our kids. This can be a reminder to step closer to God. Check out this video to encourage you in your own journey with God.