Parenting Resources

Parenting Ideas Checklist

1. Take time to read the Bible yourself (or with your spouse), and connect with God through prayer and journaling. When you have a growing faith, you can pass that on to your children too.

2. Find a family devotional to use with your kids. A great place to look is on the YouVersion Bible App. (We share a new devotional every month in the Kids Ministry Newsletter–email Reid@NBCLife.org to sign up for the newsletter.

3. On your way home after the Weekend Service, talk with your kids about what they learned. (Past sermon videos can be found here, and audio version here)

 

4. Download “The Praise Page” Kids & Youth Bulletin and work with your kids to complete the puzzles, games, and notes based on the sermon. (Download now)
Saddleback Parents is a YouTube Channel from Saddleback Church and Pastor Rick Warren. Playlist topics include “Two Minute Tips”, “Talking to Kids About Stuff that Matters”, “On Track Parenting” and many others.
 
 

Parenting for Life

At Parenting for Life you’ll find resources to help you, your family and your church. You can also access the entire Parenting for Faith course to watch on your own, or online with others. They also offer support through the podcast and Facebook Live events.
 
 

Free Bible Images

On Free Bible Images, you’ll find free sets of Bible story images for teaching your children. Search, or filter, by Name, Book, Character, or Theme. Plan your teaching using the Story Planner PDF showing the images and captions in various translations.
 

Guardians of Ancora

Guardians of Ancora is a mobile video game that is free to play with no advertisements or in-app purchases. Run, jump and explore; listen to Bible stories; play exciting quizzes; watch videos; customize your character.
 
The Focus on the Family Broadcast provides daily encouragement that helps families thrive each day. Episodes tun one half-hour at a time. The broadcast has become one of today’s most recognized Christian radio programs and continues to grow in exciting ways.
 

Minno

Minno is an online video streaming service for kids, featuring 130 shows such as VeggieTales, What’s in the Bible, Superbook, and more! Regular pricing is $7.00 a month, or right now your kids can watch Church at Home for FREE!
 

Parenting Children for a Life of Faith

Parenting Children for a Life of Faith is a FREE eBook by Rachel Turner. This book provides inspiration and wisdom for nurturing children into the reality of God’s presence and love, equipping them to access him themselves and encouraging them to grow in a two-way relationship with him that will last a lifetime.
 

… and we’re not done yet! Stop by later for even more resources to help you and your family.