Focus At-Home Kids Program – Week 3 – Elementary
Check below for links to all the materials for this week.
Trusting in what you can’t see because of what you can see.
You can TALK with others
about what you believe.
“Let us keep looking to Jesus.
He is the one who started this journey of faith.
And He is the one who completes the journey of faith.”
HEBREWS 12:2a, NIrV
Q&A for Kids: What is something that makes you lose focus?
Q&A for Parents: What helps you keep your focus?
PASSING DOWN FAITH
By Nina Schmigdall
My daughter plays the violin in a youth orchestra. When she plays, she sits tall and poised, reading music written by famous composers. It feels like a little miracle, especially since I have never been trained to play an instrument myself.
My ignorance becomes painfully obvious any time she needs help or guidance. My heart feels heavy when I realize I am ill-equipped to help her when she gets stuck or feels discouraged.
I have wrestled with that same self-doubt as I seek to pass on faith to my kids. I did not grow up in the church or in a family of faith. I met Jesus when I was older, and did not have a foundation of faith in my childhood.
But, I have learned I don’t have to be an expert. No matter where you are in your faith, or if you ever feel unqualified, here’s a few things you can do: . . .