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Faith Formation: Story Time

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

Welcome

Welcome to The Ministry Lab's curated list of faith formation resources for Storytime. Here you'll find:

  • Story Time Lists & Tips
  • Books for sharing

If you don't find a resource to fit your need, don't hesitate to consult with The Ministry Lab's director, Emily Meyer, who is happy to assist you.

Minnesota’s Department of Health’s COVID-19 Prevention Guidance for Youth and Student Programs 

Story Time Lists & Tips

Picture Book Theology

Build The Kindom (sic) of God while finding The Sacred in The Ordinary in pages of profound, beautiful picture books.

Hanna Schock maintains the Picture Book Theology website and leads workshops and sacred lessons.

Storypath links children's books to religious themes and to both the Narrative and Revised Common Lectionaries.

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God Loves Me Storybooks (Revised Edition)

God Loves Me Storybooks (Revised Edition)

The Bible in 52 Storybooks

 

MPR's Classical Kids Storytime:

  • Beautiful, global children's stories
  • Skilled storytellers
  • Gorgeous classical music
  • Lovely illustrations
  • Monthly!

SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL offers TACKLING COPYRIGHT CONCERNS WHEN TAKING STORYTIME ONLINE: a running annotation of publishers’ requirements.

Raising Luminaries' Books for Littles:

  • curated list of children's books
  • address racism, education, identity and other contemporary concerns
  • humor, gorgeous illustrations and wonderful story-telling

In Our Library

Tell Me A Story | 30 Children's Sermons Based on Best-Loved Books (Wezeman and Liechty)

Books about Stories

     This affirming book celebrates the curiosity and thought-provoking questions children ask.