Resources for Children, Youth, and Families


Article December 3, 2017

2017 Advent Home Worship

Advent is the season when we prepare ourselves to receive God's gift of Jesus. It is a time of "getting ready" for the  […]

Article November 27, 2016

2016 Ministry With Children Advent Calendar

Advent is the season in which we prepare for the coming of Christ.  The season proclaims Christ’s anticipated coming again, as  […]

Article January 3, 2016

Family Observance of Epiphany

By following the story in the Gospels of Luke and of Matthew, we know the magi (wise men) did not reach Jesus until sometime  […]

Article January 1, 2016

Celebrate the New Year with Your Family

More often than not, New Year celebrations are geared toward adults and focus more on the party than on the milestone of a New  […]

Article November 20, 2015

Alive Now: Advent Photo-A-Day Project

Are you a visual psalmist? Do you pray with your camera in your hand? If so, please join us this Advent season for   […]

PDF November 17, 2015

Pockets Advent Calendar

Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas and is the time when we get ready to celebrate Jesus' birth by spending extra time in prayer  […]

Article November 17, 2015

Gifts for Jesus

Epiphany (January 6) is the time we celebrate the wise men's visit to Jesus. Here's a way your family can "travel" with the  […]

Article November 17, 2015

Christmas Story Crossword for Children

How much do you know about Jesus' birth? Test your knowledge with this Christmas Story crossword puzzle from Pockets®. If you get  […]

Article November 17, 2015

Advent Devotions for Families

Pockets® is designed for the personal use of children (6-12) to help them grow in their relationship with God. These Advent  […]