Character Connection – Alertness

Alertness can strengthen: Cautiousness by noticing the dangers around you, so you can avoid them. Compassion by noticing the needs of others, so you can serve them. Cooperation by noticing the situations that require teamwork, so you can work effectively with others....

Barabbas Teaches Us About Forgiveness

When the Jews brought Jesus to Pilot to be crucified, Pilot could find no guilt in him. When he offered to release him for the Passover Pardon, the crowd called for Barabbas to be released instead. Now put yourself in the cell with Barabbas. He has been a rebel...

Forgiveness Prayer

Dear JesusWe praise you for your goodness and mercy and thank you for the example of Forgiveness in your life. We remember how you forgave those who crucified you. Help us to be just as quick to forgive those who hurt us. Remind us to apologize to those we have hurt...

Prodigal Snacking

Pick a treat that all family members enjoy and prepare two small bowls for each person. Read Luke 15:11-13. Make sure everyone knows what an inheritance is. Have each family member eat the snack in one of their bowls. Liken it to the son who spends his inheritance....