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Faith Formation: Spiritual Practices

Resources including: Children & Family Curricula & Storytime; Confirmation/Affirmation of Baptism; Denominational Resources; Tween & Teen Mental and Spiritual Health; Sexuality & Identity; and Online/At-Home Tech

Bible & Learning - In Our Library

100 Things Every Child Should Know before Confirmation     Everyday Family Faith     Finding Your Way Through the Bible - Common English Bible Version: A Self-Instruction Book for Elementary Boys and Girls by Abingdon Press 1426744226 9781426744228     God and Goodnight Moon | Finding Spirituality in Storybooks for Children         What Matters for Children and Families | Engaging Six Vital Themes of Our Faith (Proctor)     When Kids Ask Hard Questions: Faith-filled Responses for Tough Topics

Prayer & Spiritual Practices - In Our Library

     Belonging and Becoming     The Blessing Cup: Prayer Rituals for Families and Groups  -     By: Rock Travnikar               Front Cover for The Busy Family's Guide to Spirituality          Front cover of The Christian Family Toolbox          Everyday Family Faith - Sandy Swartzentruber | Faith Alive Christian  Resources                    Families at the Center of Faith Formation by [Eugene C. Roehlkepartain]     Family Graces          Good Enough by Kate Bowler and Jessica Richie     From the Great Omission to Vibrant Faith Book     Growing Together Volume I: Fall & Winter: Six Intergenerational Celebrations (Growing Together: 6 Intergenerational Celebrations) by Kathleen Finley 1889108456 9781889108452     Growing Together Volume II: Spring/Summer: Six Intergenerational Celebrations (Growing Together: 6 Intergenerational Celebrations) by Sara Fontana, Kathleen Finley, Sylvia Devillers 1889108464 9781889108469     Guide My Feet: Prayers and Meditations for Our Children (Paperback) by Marian Wright Edelman               Imaginative Prayer               Kitchen Table Youth Ministry | Inviting God to Dinner (Strukova)          Picture     Making A Home For Faith | Nurturing The Spiritual Life Of Your Children, Revised (Caldwell)               9781889108162: Parent Child Retreats: Spiritual Experiences for Children Ages 3-6 And Their Parents     Parent-Child Retreats: Spiritual Experiences for Children Ages 7-10 and  Their Parents: Figlino, Mary Ann: 9781889108377: Amazon.com: Books          Passing It On          A Prayerbook for Husbands and Wives: Partners in Prayer                              9780787962579: Sacred Stories of Ordinary Families: Living the Faith in Daily Life     Scrambled Starts     Picture of Seamless Faith                    Slow Family Living by Bernadette Noll     Spiritual Disciplines for Children: A Guide to a Deeper Spiritual Life for You and Your Children - Love, Vernie Schorr     Table Graces          When You Pray As a Family     Writing to God: Kids' Edition     

Websites

Liturgical Change in the Christian Reformed Church (1964-1985) — Part 2 |  YINKAHDINAY

The Christian Reformed Church offers Family Faith Formation Toolkits - an enormous list of resources for encouraging faith formation at home.

Wendy Claire Barrie, author of Faith at Home, has a website that includes a study guide for the book, her blog, and links to additional resources.

At-Home Faith Formation

     cover.gif     Faith Practices     Faithful Families: Creating Sacred Moments at Home          Let's Do Everything and Nothing               Picture of Sing, Wrestle, Spin     We Rise Higher: Poems and Prayers for Graduates     When Kids Ask Hard Questions, Volume 2: More Faith-Filled Responses for Tough Topics

At-Home Practices

 Traci Smith at Yale Divinity School talking about Empowering Parents to Practice Faith at Home.

Family Time Kit

A kit designed to inspire compassion and courage, and family connection!

Let's Do Everything and Nothing

This activity kit inspired by Let's Do Everything and Nothing inspires kids to think of others—interviewing a family member about their day or coloring a heartfelt sign to give to a friend—and all the joy that love brings to their world.

Faith Practices At Home

from Traci Smith, includes videos for Hospitality, Prayer, Retreat, Service, Storytelling, and Holy Week

Sacraments - In Our Library

The Baptism of Your Child (Single)     Breaking Bread Together: Families Growing in the Practice of Eucharist -  Kindle edition by Morley, Rick. Religion & Spirituality Kindle eBooks @  Amazon.com.     Washed and Welcome Living the Promises of Baptism: 101 Ideas for Parents     You're Invited

Godly Play - In Our Library

Spiritual Growth - In Our Library

     The Faith and Friendships of Teenage Boys  -     By: Robert C. Dykstra, Allan Hugh Cole Jr., Donald Capps          From the Great Omission to Vibrant Faith Book          A Homemade Year Jerusalem Jackson Greer ( Paperback )     Let the Children Come: Reimagining Childhood from a Christian Perspective by Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore - Paperback - 1 - 2003-08-20 - from Ergodebooks (SKU: DADAX0787956651)     Listening to Children on the Spiritual Journey: Guidance for Those Who Teach and Nurture  -     By: Catherine Stonehouse, Scottie May     Losers, Loners, and Rebels: The Spiritual Struggles of Boys  -     By: Robert C. Dykstra, Allan Hugh          THE SPIRITUAL ART RAISING CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES     Sticky Faith     The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family: Over 100 Practical and Tested Ideas to Build Lasting Faith in Kids