Tag Archives: Tween Ministry

Free Printable Father’s Day Card – A Bible Journaling Keepsake Gift!

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Are you are looking for a unique and FREE gift to give this Father’s Day? One based on the Bible that will let him know just how much the family cares? I have a great idea for you!  We have created this Bible Journaling Keepsake Card for Dad and we would love to share it with you too! Oh yeah, and… Read more »

You Are a Tween Girl who Struggles with Her Body (and you are in my kitchen) – Day 31

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“I don’t have a bathing suit body,” the sweet one says as she takes off her shirt on fast forward and jumps in the pool. At the table later, she explains she has lost seven pounds by cutting carbs. The girls are thirteen. Standing behind the kitchen sink, I lean in. We talk fruits, vegetables and strength training, but inside… Read more »

How to Encourage Your Tween to Develop a Quiet Time – Day 30

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As a Christian Mom, there is little else more important to my heart then encouraging my tweens in their own walk with the Lord. I understand the importance of doing my best to teach them how to have their own quiet time from tween to teen and beyond. I also know from mama busyness and the #quiettimeguilt of my past… Read more »

Dear Tween Child, Guard Your Heart – Day 28

Guard your heart, my child! As a Christian mother, I lay awake, night after night, asking God for wisdom to guide me in leading my tween child as he grows. I thought a mother could only wish and pray her child was going to turn out good, but I was wrong. A mother’s job is to love, to nourish, to… Read more »

C.R.E.A.T.E. – Six Ways Art Teaches Tween Girls About the Bible – Day 26

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What do you do when your tween is too old for VBS and too young for the heavier issues of high school, but you still want to give them a love for Jesus? When my daughter, Daley, was in fourth grade, she began to struggle with the issues of identity, faith, and just plain growing up. Like many moms, I… Read more »

10 Verses to Pray for Your Tweens – Day 23

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We will never be perfect parents, but we can always be praying parents. I don’t know about you, but this idea of being a faithful praying parent gives me hope. I struggle with my failures as a mom and need the reminder that I will never be perfect but I can keep praying. I will never be a perfect parent… Read more »

3 Steps To Loving Your Tween On Purpose – Day 15

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I got the word ‘tween’ all wrong when I first heard it a few months ago! I thought it referred to young adults in their late teens and early twenties! There is a ‘tw’ and an ‘een’ in there, after all! And when I mentioned the term ‘tween’ to my kids the other days, they looked at me blankly and… Read more »

Praying For Your Tweens Salvation – Day 14

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Today’s post is quite personal. This Mother’s Day, we have an amazing Mom sharing with you on the most important topic to a Mother’s heart. Praying for Your Tweens Salvation. She gives you a transparent view into what this has looked like in her parenting journey of 24 years. She is the real deal. One who shares both God’s victories and her… Read more »

Winning The Heart of Your Tween – Day 12

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My husband and I have noticed that something happens to many kids between sixth and seventh grade. We have seen some really “good” kids suddenly seem to develop a bad attitude, and start to show some disrespect.  Other kids that age seem to just keep going in the right direction,  growing in their love for the Lord, and then go… Read more »

3 Ways To Equip Your Tween with a Biblical Worldview – Day 10

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My eight-year-old son asks a lot of questions. I mean, A LOT. He didn’t even ask this many when he was four. Only, he’s not just asking questions so much for the sake of knowledge anymore. They’re more like challenges. 8-12-year-olds no longer accept what their parents say at face value like they did when they were younger. They may… Read more »