Every good gift, every perfect gift, comes from above...

A Perfect Gift…

James 1:17 says Every good gift, every perfect gift, comes from above. And goes on to say – These gifts come down from the Father, the creator of the heavenly lights, in whose character there is no change at all.  I am reminded that God is a constant, loving gift in my life. In order to […]

Going to School - copyright Cindy Wilkerson

A Prayer for the First Day of School…

  Dear God, Thank you for today – my first day of school! Help me to learn and follow the rules. Help me to make new friends and have fun. Watch over me God until the school year is done. Amen.  

Ascension's cross and armor

The Armor of God…

Ephesians 6:10-11 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his power.  Put on the whole armor of God…   Ephesians 6:10-20 talks about putting on the whole armor of God.   The picture above is a portrait of the shield of faith.  In the middle is the cross. The cross is a reminder of […]

Ephesians 5:19-20 Singing Spiritual Songs...

Songs of love…

Ephesians 5:19-20 Speak to each other with songs of love; and make music to God in your hearts…   … speak to each other with psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs; sing and make music to the Lord in your hearts;   always give thanks to God the Father for everything in the name of our Lord Jesus […]

A prayer for teachers...

A great way to start the school year!!!

A Prayer for Teachers   Dear God, Please bless my teachers with knowledge and care help them to teach me all through the year. Give them patience and laughter and unending joy An abundance of love for each girl and each boy. Please bless my teachers from the very start Pour Your Love and compassion […]

Helping a friend - copyright Cindy Wilkerson

Imitate God…

Ephesians 5:1-2   Here is the verse to learn for this week.  One of my favorites!  Imitate God because we are His children and  don’t forget to share the love of Jesus Christ every day of our lives!!!   Imitate God, as dearly loved children, and always be loving, as Jesus Christ loved us and gave […]

Loving father

Thank you prayer…

Dear Loving God in heaven above, Thank you for the people I love – for mommy, daddy, and brother too. Help us to grow in love with you. Help us to grow in love with each other. Thank you God for mommy, daddy, and brother. Amen.  

Angel

Sleepytime prayer…

Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep. Angels watch me through the night, And wake me with the morning light. Amen. Traditional      

Daily Bread...

God is great, God is good…

God is Great, God is Good, Let us thank Him for our Food. By His hands we are fed, Thank  You  God for Daily Bread. Amen. Traditional Grace…  

Ephesians 4:4-6
I love baptism.  Celebrating a person joining God's family is a joyous event.  At baptism I am reminded that we are a family.  A family asked to put love first, to be patient, and to be gentle with one another.  Maybe most important of all - I am reminded that God is bigger than we are.

Verse for August 5, 2012 – I Love Baptism.

Ephesians 4:4-6 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to the one hope of your calling, one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and in all.