In this EPISODE we talked at length about leading your family to know the Bible through Family Devotions. We looked at some models and schedules, discussed how to have grace and goals, and went over a LOT of resource ideas. Here’s some links to those resources:
D6’s parents blog SPLINK – a weekly parents guide for engaging your family in conversations and activities to develop faith in Christ.
R.C. Sproul’s Essential Truths of the Christian Faith – over 100 short devotionals covering the major doctrines of the Christian faith.
The Jesus Storybook Bible by Sally Lloyd-Jones – A beautifully illustrated and incredibly written paraphrase of the Bible aimed to help those of all ages understand the epic story of Jesus that is woven throughout all the books of the Bible.
Bob Goff’s Everybody Always – A captivating memoir-type book that challenges us to give up fear and love the way Jesus does.
Making Brothers and Sisters Best Friends – Written by a set of siblings on how they rose to the challenge of having a Christ-honoring relationship. A wonderful resource for a household with several children.
How Happiness Happens by Max Lucado – Max’s take on how we obey all of the “one another’ commands from Scripture.
As we indicated in the podcast, these are just a few suggestions to help get you started. What’s really important is that you start regularly, intentionally getting your family together to seek God and apply His truth to your lives. So this week, make a plan and be abnormal!