Faith at Home Resources
Family discipleship is so important—especially during this season when we are apart. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of some of our favorite family devotionals, kids Bibles, children’s books, and other spiritual formation resources for the whole family!
Our Top Picks!
Creating Sacred Moments at Home
by Traci Smith
A wealth of simple spiritual practices, do-it-yourself ideas, and additional resources to transform your family’s everyday moments into sacred moments!
We Wonder Podcast
Contemplative Bible Storytelling for Children & Grownups Alike
This podcast guides kids and families through the spiritual practice of Lectio Divina (latin for divine reading), a monastic practice of scripture reading, meditation, and prayer to promote communion with God and increase knowledge of God’s Word!
A Yearlong Guide for Your Child’s Spiritual Formation
by Jared Patrick Boyd
A playful children’s devotional to cultivate faith through imagination!
Parenting in Support of Black Lives: How to build a Just Future for Kids
Family-Friendly Volunteering with
Pack nutritious, shelf-stable meals with your “quaranTEAM” for the most vulnerable in our community! Youthfront’s Something to Eat program provides a safe environment under current safely guidelines so small groups can help tackle food insecurity during the pandemic crisis. There’s no charge to take part, but donations are welcome!
WHEN: Anytime, any day! (1-hour time slots available Monday-Saturday, 9am-5pm)
WHERE: Youthfront’s Snack Shack KC, 3112 Strong Ave, KCK
Children’s Books that Support Conversations on Race & Racism
Here are some of our other favorite resources to nurture faith at home:
The Rhyme Bible Storybook, by Linda J. Sattgast (ages 2-4)
The Jesus Storybook Bible, by Sally Lloyd-Jones (ages 3- 6)
My First Message, by Eugene H. Peterson (ages 4-8)
The Biggest Story, by Kevin DeYoung (ages 6-9)
The Discoverer’s Bible (NIRV) – large-print Bible for young readers, (ages 7-9)
The Action Bible – comic strip-style Bible (ages 7-10)
The Kids Devotional Bible (NIRV), by Zondervan (ages 7-10)
Jacob’s Well Family Facebook Page
Book List for Children’s Spiritual Formation
Pandemic Hope: A Family Devotional for Life During COVID-19
Thoughts to Make Your Heart Sing (daily devotional) by Sally Lloyd-Jones
The Garden, the Curtain, and the Cross by Carl Laferton
Indescribable by Louie Giglio
God Made All of Me by Justin and Lindsey Holcomb
God’s Very Good Idea by Trillia Newbell and Catalina Echeverri
Playing in the Advent Story
A Jesse Tree Devotional
Children Remind Us