Bible reading bookmarks

*Daily Bible Reading Program for Children: 7/52 Bible Study

Daily Reading Program for Children by Part of the 7/52 Bible Study Program. 2014. Reading Level: Ages 4-10 Recommended For: Independent readers, ages 4-10 Daily Bible reading programs for elementary aged children are hard to find. Too often, the plan includes a paraphrase of Scripture, extra commentary with which the family may not agree doctrinally, 

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Wise Words

*Wise Words by Peter J. Leithart

Wise Words: Family Stories That Bring Proverbs to Life by Peter J. Leithart. Canon Press, 2003. 148 pages. Reading Level: Middle Grades, ages 10-12 Maturity Level: 2 (ages 4-8) and up In I Kings, Solomon notably asked the Lord for wisdom as a little child about to assume his father David’s crown. Proverbs is filled with Solomon’s 

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Family Devotional Time

Even though I have some reservations about personal devotional books, expressed here, family devotions are another story.  While some formats are “less optimal” than others, time set aside as a family to talk about God’s word and its application to everyday life is time well spent. The quantity doesn’t matter as much as the consistency; 

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Words for Life: Bibles for Teens and Graduates

In an earlier post I wrote about beginners “Bibles” and Bible storybooks.  That was followed up by a post on the methods and merits of the most popular English translations, then Bibles for elementary-age readers.  Today, as we’re thinking about high-school graduations and college-bound sons and daughters, I’d like to look at Bibles aimed at 

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Short Summer-Length Devotionals for Families

Summer’s Just Around the Corner! My family’s summer schedule is quite different from our school year schedule. What with travel, fun in the sun, and other diversions, it’s easy to get completely out of our normal routine. I find myself steering away from big “commitments.” Part of the charm of these two devotional guides by 

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