Growing in Gods Love: A Story Bible by Elizabeth F. CaldwellHelp nurture the faith of the children in your life with Growing in Gods Love: A Story Bible. This engaging resource features 150 popular Bible stories that are organized by 13 themes, including Strong Women and Men; Listening for God; Parables; Healings and Miracles; and more. Each story is built on the latest in biblical scholarship and learning theory and helps children begin to understand the Bible and apply its teachings to the world around them. Growing in Gods Love features diverse artwork from more than twenty artists to appeal to a variety of ages and learning styles. Three reflection questions--Hear, See, Act--are included at the end of each story to help children further ponder the message of the story.
Growing in Gods Love: A Story Bible is ideal for children ages 4-8, and it is perfect for Sunday school classrooms, childrens sermons, vacation Bible school, and gift-giving at baptism or other milestones.
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Bible Verses About God's Love for Us
Some Christians and many non-Christians hold, consciously or not, the false belief that the God of the Old Testament is somehow different than the God of the New Testament. When we think of the Old Testament, we think of plagues, wars, and judgments brought onto humanity by God. Look to Bible in response to this, where we learn the answer is a resounding no. Share these with a friend or a family member, and write them upon your own heart as well:. You are a God ready to forgive, gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love, and did not forsake them. When we read the major and minor prophets in the Old Testament, we feel bombarded by judgment after judgment.
We use it casually to talk about everyday things we like a lot. More seriously, we talk about our love for other people: Our children, our spouses, our friends, to name a few. But, sadly, life teaches us that all these loves are impermanent. Our car might break down, the ice cream might melt, or, much more seriously, our loved ones might die or disappoint us. Divine love is of another order.
Three Bible Stories That Teach Kids About Love
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God loves each and every one of us, and the Bible is full of examples of how God shows that affection. Here are some Bible verses on God's love for us, rounded up from various editions of "the good book. John —17 "For God loved the world so much that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life. God sent his Son into the world not to judge the world, but to save the world through him. John —17 "I have loved you even as the Father has loved me. Remain in my love.