Marshmallow Madness: Snowflakes

“ My thoughts are not like your thoughts. And your ways are not like my ways,” announces the Lord. “The heavens are higher than the earth. And my ways are higher than your ways. My thoughts are higher than your thoughts. The rain and the snow come down from the sky. They do not returnContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Snowflakes”

Marshmallow Madness: Spring Flowers

” He waters the furrows with abundant rain. Showers soften the earth, melting the clods and causing seeds to sprout across the land.  Then he crowns it all with green, lush pastures in the wilderness; hillsides blossom with joy.” Psalm 65 1-2 O God in Zion, we wait before you in silent praise, and thus fulfill ourContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Spring Flowers”

Love Chapter

This week our lesson pertains to Mother’s Day, which is just around the corner. I can’t imagine a more fitting gift for a mom than having her children praying for her- What a blessing! She’ll love it! The New International Readers Version translates 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 as this: Love is patient. Love is kind. ItContinue reading “Love Chapter”

Search for Wisdom

Proverbs 2: 1-11 My son, accept my words.     Store up my commands inside you. 2 Let your ears listen to wisdom.     Apply your heart to understanding. 3 Call out for the ability to be wise.     Cry out for understanding. 4 Look for it as you would look for silver.     Search for it as you would search for hiddenContinue reading “Search for Wisdom”

Marshmallow Madness: Let It Go

“You’re familiar with the command to the ancients, ‘Do not murder.’ I’m telling you that anyone who is so much as angry with a brother or sister is guilty of murder. Carelessly call a brother ‘idiot!’ and you just might find yourself hauled into court. Thoughtlessly yell ‘stupid!’ at a sister and you are onContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Let It Go”

Marshmallow Madness: Resurrection Rolls

Mark 16:1-8 When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdelene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go to anoint Jesus’ body. Very early on the first day of the week, just after sunrise, they were on their way to the tomb and they asked each other, “Who will rollContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Resurrection Rolls”

Marshmallow Madness: Homemade Honey Marshmallows

Did Jesus eat honey? Honey was the sweetener of the day when Jesus walked the earth, and He would’ve eaten it often. I’ve wanted to make my own marshmallows for some time, and now that I’ve found a recipe for a healthy version made with honey (only 4 simple ingredients and twenty minutes!) it seemsContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Homemade Honey Marshmallows”

Marshmallow Madness: The Marshmallow Test

“Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too. You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had.”  Philippians 2:3-4 How can twenty sticks of spaghetti, tape, string, and one marshmallowContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: The Marshmallow Test”

Marshmallow Madness: Needs vs. Wants

“Don’t love money; be satisfied with what you have. For God has said, “I will never fail you. I will never abandon you.”  Hebrews 13:5 There is a difference between needs and wants.  Gather around a table, and place a few carrots, cucumbers or other healthy snacks in front of each family member.  In theContinue reading “Marshmallow Madness: Needs vs. Wants”