Throughout our abundant lives, we can find simple and quick ways to connect our learning and growth at church to our lives at home.
We read the book Lion and the Mouse and made Valentines for people we love.
“Trust before you love. Know before you judge. Commit before you promise. Forgive before you forget. Appreciate before you regret.” -Unknown
Listen to Michael Franti’s song Once a Day.
Trust is a crucial part of a strong family. How have we built trust between us? What do we trust each other to do? How does that trust allow for more love in our family?
Read Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli (we read this one in January with an emphasis on making a difference). Discuss how Mr. Hatch’s life changed when he started trusting people.
Cut out hearts to give to each family member. Write a message and fill in the blank: I love you because ____. Have fun with the hearts- tape them to each person’s door or make a big tree of hearts.