Books that Spark Podcast Transcripts

Episode 185: Glenys Nellist and Singing a New Song to God

We’re so glad to be back for Season 7 of “Books that Spark”! Our friend Glenys Nellist is here with us today to introduce her newest book–it’s a special one you’ll want to check out.  Our Guest: Glenys Nellist Glenys Nellist was born and raised in a little village in northern England. The author of […]

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Episode 184: Helping Our Children Embrace Discipleship replay

In this episode we focus on some wonderful books to help us as parents, grandparents, and caregivers in discipling our children and growing in our own faith as well as a couple books to bless our children. Next week we return with the first episode of Season 7. For now, enjoy this replay.  Books Discussed

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Episode 183: Helping our Children Live a Resilient Faith Replay

Some people think we are foolish to hold on to the faith we have. Our children sometimes experience times when they are teased or ridiculed for their faith. In this replay episode, we look at some books that can help our children understand their faith, stand firm in their faith in the face of conflict,

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Episode 182: St. Patrick and What He Teaches Us

In this episode which is an updated replay, we celebrate Irish Heritage and the legacy St. Patrick left behind. It’s a fun look at traditional tales and true stories in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Books Discussed in This Episode: Show Notes and Transcript with Links: (00:09): Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for

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Episode 181: Special Books for Special Needs

In this episode, we talk about books about special needs to gain understanding and appreciation for each person’s uniqueness. This is our last episode for Season 6, and we’ll be back for Season 7 in four weeks. We will post some replay and updated episodes for you during the break.  Books Discussed in This Episode:

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Episode 180: Ann Ingalls Interview and the Journey with Jesus

In this episode of “Books that Spark,” we have a great conversation with author Ann Ingalls about her newest book just in time for Easter.  Our Guest: Ann Ingalls Ann Ingalls passes the day exaggerating (writing fiction) or telling the truth (writing nonfiction). She has written over sixty books for young readers. PENCIL: A STORY

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Episode 179: Great Ideas for Incorporating Reading into Your Day with Kristin Wynalda of “Big Books Little Ears”

Our Guest: Kristin Wynalda Kristin Wynalda likes Agatha Christie mysteries, chai, and her job as a mom of four. She reviews children’s books at bigbookslittleears.com. She is known for reviews of secular books through a Christian lens, theology deep-dives of Christian picture books, and curated lists of the best books on the faith market. Kristin believes

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Episode 178: Great Books to use for Discipleship with Children and Teens

In this episode we discuss lots of board books, picture books, and books for older kids, teens, and adults that help with discipleship. We’re sure these books will spark many great conversations. Show Notes and Links: 00:10 – Introduction00:47 – Building Character Through Picture Books BOARD BOOKS 01:35 – Baby Believers series Helping a child

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Episode 177: Books for Lent and Easter with Kristin Wynalda

Kristin from Big Books Little Ears is back to chat with us this week. With Lent starting Wednesday, we thought we’d talk about books for Lent and Easter that will bless your children and your entire family. Find out which ones we both love. Our Guest: Kristin Wynalda Kristin Wynalda likes Agatha Christie mysteries, chai,

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Episode 176: Elizabeth Urbanowicz and Helping Our Children Understand Truth

In this episode we talk with Elizabeth Urbanowicz, founder and CEO of Foundation Worldview, about her new book and teaching our children to discern truth. Our Guest: Elizabeth Urbanowicz Elizabeth Urbanowicz is a follower of Jesus who is passionate about equipping kids to understand the truth of the biblical worldview. Elizabeth spent the first decade

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