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Give thanks!

Psalm 136 starts with this familiar phrase: “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever.” Maybe it’s familiar because it occurs in lots of places in the Bible, including 1 Chronicles 16, Psalm 33, Psalm 106 and is repeated every other verse all the way through the 26 verses of […]

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Be Thankful

When things are difficult, it’s good to focus on good things in our lives. This isn’t to ignore the serious situations we’re facing, but to remember that God is good, and that evil is not the only thing at work! I find thinking of three things I’m thankful for each morning really helps re-calibrate my […]

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Play dough thanks

This is a fun activity creating 3D thanks sculptures. It’s easy to think that prayer involves words. However, in this activity you can encourage children to use non-verbal language to express their thanks to God. It’s a simple one. Make some salt dough. Put it out, perhaps along with some tools such as cutters or […]