What Did Jesus Do in Discipling Others (Part 5): Walk This Way with Me

We continue our series on how Jesus discipled others, and we’re looking at more of the Sermon on the Mount today. We saw that Jesus started with the Gospel through the Beatitudes. After that, he spent time teaching about how we are to live out our faith. “Don’t misunderstand why I have come. I did …

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Episode 65: Back to School Focus on Language Arts

In this episode we share several resources and some great books for supplementing and teaching Language Arts education with your children and having fun with language.  Books Recommended in this Episode Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion, leading to teachable …

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Certainty

I’m taking a short break from our “What Did Jesus Do When He Discipled” series. This topic has been on my mind and heart, and I wanted to write something about it. Enjoy prosperity while you can, but when hard times strike, realize that both come from God. Remember that nothing is certain in this life.(Eccl. 7:14) …

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Episode 64: Interview with Author Glenys Nellist

In this episode we talk with Glenys Nellist, author of many board books and picture books that inspire wonder and curiosity in children about God and His wonderful world.  Our Guest: Glenys Nellist: Glenys Nellist was born and raised in a little village in northern England. The author of multiple children’s books, including the bestselling …

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What Did Jesus Do (Part 4): He Started with the Gospel, and Showed Us What True Discipleship Looks Like

As we finish up with this first section of Jesus’ sermon, and we continue with the message of transformation Jesus is showing us here, we come to verses 8-16. These verses show the transformation being complete in a person deciding to follow Christ and being born again. 8God blesses those whose hearts are pure, for …

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Episode 63: Back to School-Focus on History and Social Studies

In this continuation of our Back-to-School series, we look at several great books and resources for helping our children love geography, history, and social studies.  Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books, that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion, leading to teachable moments …

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Episode 62: Interview with Author Annette Whipple

In this episode Annette Whipple, author of Whooo Knew! The Truth About Owls and other great non-fiction books, shares with us. Our Guest: Annette Whipple Children’s author Annette Whipple writes informational books to inspire curiosity and wonder in children. She’s the author of ten published books including The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion: A Chapter-by-Chapter Guide (Chicago Review Press), Whooo Knew? The …

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Episode 61: Helping Our Kids Go Back to School – Focus on Science

This is second in a series “Books that Spark” is doing on Back to School, emphasizing great books for each subject area in school. In this episode we look at some great picture books and devotional books about science.  Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating …

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