Early Childhood Ministry Educator’s Devotions

Peace Be with You! – Week of April 12, 2021

Peace – that’s not the first word most teachers associate with a busy classroom. Children play, shout out answers, sometimes argue. The classroom can be a joyful, noisy place, but peaceful? Not so often.

My Redeemer Lives! – Week of April 5, 2021

With heavy hearts, they approached the tomb wondering how they would roll the huge stone away...

The Next Chapter – Week of March 29, 2021

Have you ever been unhappy to finish a good book? As you move through the pages, you become emotionally invested...

My Hiding Place – Week of March 22, 2021

Young children are terrible at hiding, aren’t they?

Our Spiritual Spring – Week of March 15, 2021

After a frigid winter with only brown grass, dried up stalks in the fields and skeletal trees on the horizon, seeing skinny, green shoots and plump, colorful buds appear is comforting!

Foolishness – Week of March 8, 2021

In our text for this week, God’s plan for our salvation is referred to as foolish...

How Are You Doing? – Week of March 1, 2021

If you gave up something for Lent, are you still holding strong or have you abandoned your sacrifice?

God Has Mercy on Me, A Sinner! – Week of February 22, 2021

Many children think they are the very best at, well, everything!

All Things for All! – Week of February 15, 2021

God has given us hearts to share the love of Jesus, too. But sometimes our perceptions can make that a struggle.

Blessed in the Word – Week of February 8, 2021

You’ve seen it happen. One toddler starts loudly banging her spoon and pretty soon, there’s a whole chorus of spoon-banging going on. Kids love to imitate each other’s behavior!

God’s Grace is for All! – Week of February 1, 2021

Even when we’re little, our hearts love to set up dividing lines between “us” and “them.”

All Ears – Week of January 25, 2021

“Does anyone hear me?”

Unstoppable – Week of January 18, 2021

The power of the Holy Spirit can do the unimaginable....

Wake up! – Week of January 11, 2021

Have you ever seen a child’s face right when they are waking up? It is usually scrunched up with their eyes squinted. The light! It’s so bright...

Happy New Year! – Week of January 4, 2021

Isn’t is fun to count down and wonder what’s coming next?


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