Lectionary and Seasonal


Article December 10, 2018

‘Litany of Wonder’ for the First Sunday After Christmas Day, Dec. 30, 2018

Sometimes we search in the wrong places for Jesus. Renew us as we return to share in worship and friendship with our congregation.

Article November 15, 2018

Epiphany 2019: Children’s Message & Family Devotions

Our verse for today is Matthew, chapter 2, verse 11, “On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they  […]

Article November 14, 2018

Advent 2018 Family Devotions

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 23, 2017

Thanksgiving Day with Children and Families

What’s not to love about Thanksgiving? For most of us, the day brings time off from work, an abundance of delicious  […]

Article June 11, 2017

Trinity Sunday with Children and Families

Do United Methodists believe in the Holy Trinity? Yes! Trinity Sunday is celebrated on the Sunday after Pentecost, reminding us of the three  […]

Article June 4, 2017

Pentecost with Children and Families

Pentecost is the celebration of the coming of the Holy Spirit. How do we make the Day of Pentecost accessible for children who may  […]

Article May 9, 2017

Ascension Sunday with Children and Families

Ascension Day is one of three holy days that did not fall on a Sunday that John Wesley kept in his adaptation of the  […]

Article April 9, 2017

Holy Week Devotions For Families and Singles

These devotions are designed for you to practice in your home, and flexible enough for those who are traveling during Holy Week. Creating a  […]

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  […]