Talking to Your Children about Anxiety and Hard Topics
Helping Children with Scary News
A blog post by New York Times bestselling children’s author Sally Lloyd-Jones focused on helping children process scary news.
Helping Children and Teens Cope with Anxiety
A guide from Children’s Hospital in Seattle with strategies to help children and teens cope with anxiety related to the coronavirus.
The Bible Project
Pastor Paul here, I love this resource! Check out the videos with your kids, and there are some excellent videos for grown ups as well. I've been using these resources for adult Bible study classes at church.
Faith & Parenting
We believe that parents are the single most effective agents for passing along the faith to our children. Close behind, grandparents and extended family members. We that the resources provided here will help you along that journey of nurturing the gift of faith in your children, grandchildren, or nieces and nephews. We are committed to growing cross+generational ministry at Lord of Life to help. We believe that this is where the wisdom of the elder meets the wonder of the child.
More Links for Faith Formation at Home
Lectionary Based Readings and Reflections
Faithful Parenting in a Pandemic
Discussion Guide During the Pandemic
Children’s Bedtime Stories w/Pastor Tim (Friend of Pastor Paul who serves in New Hampshire!)
Faith Finder Fun!
Lutheran Pastor Heather Roth Johnson and her team are creating a faith at home YouTube channel entitled “Faith Finder Fun!” They will offer Monday-Friday faith videos with Backyard Monday, Treasure Tuesday, Creative Wednesday, Magic Thursday, Science Friday and Random Saturday! It’s a free resource for your families:
Faith At Home Resources
Here's a curated collection of resources for faith at home. This website was originally created by our very own Pastor Paul during his time at the ELCA Churchwide offices and is now tended by the director for ministry with children.
Illustrated Ministry Resources
Coloring pages and prayer resources for children. Offered for free when you provide and email address.