Journal Offering wisdom and encouraging words

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Journal entries focus on the heart and motivation for World Christian parenting. Monthly articles written by key authors and ministry leaders offer wisdom and inspiration as you disciple your children and pursue intentionality in the midst of family life. Additional thoughts and devotionals written by Weave team members encourage you to draw near to Jesus for wisdom, strength, and grace as you navigate everyday realities and encounter situations you don’t feel equipped to deal with. Enlarge your vision for what God can do with ordinary families whose hearts and lives are yielded to Him.

Kids Like Me

Lay the map on the floor. Tell the children lie down around the map, facing in. Choose 4 to 5 children to pick different countries on the map and point to them. Read the names of the countries they choose. Let each child pray for the children who live there, using one of the following categories. Here is a sample prayer: “God, please help the kids in Ecuador who like soccer come to know you.”

  • same age
  • same eye color
  • same name
  • same sport or hobby
  • same kind of pet
  • same hair color
  • same grade
  • same favorite color
  • same number of people in family
  • same favorite school subject
Saved for later items are those you plan to try out with your family and want to be able to find easily. Recommended items are those you tried, loved, and think others would enjoy too. Activities, Journal entries, Resources, and Weave Family videos can all be added to both lists. Both saved and recommended items are added to your profile page, but only your recommended items will be visible to other users. You can easily add a saved for later item to your recommended list — and vice versa — by clicking the icon in the lower left corner of each item. To remove an item, simply click the “X” icon in the lower left.