We want this issue to help children begin to understand how Jesus’ birth, God’s incarnation, is made new to us each Advent and Christmas.Order Now See Inside
Though Pockets is primarily a resource for children’s personal use, the magazine can be used in groups as supplemental Sunday-school material or with weeknight groups or Pockets clubs. Here are suggestions for using the December issue, on the theme Behold! in weekly segments.
Read: Colorado Christmas (pages 2-4) more
11/25/2014 at 07:57 am
In truth, the December issue of Pockets hardly needs an assigned theme. The Advent themes of waiting, hope, welcoming, joy, peace, and love are all we need to guide us on our journey to find Emmanuel, God with us. We hope this issue will help children begin to understand how Jesus’ birth, God’s incarnation, is made new to us each Advent and Christmas and how this sense of God with us guides our lives throughout the year.
11/25/2014 at 07:56 am
7 Signs It’s Not Funny…
Everyone likes to laugh, but not all laughter is the same. Sometimes we’re surrounded by so much mean-spirited “humor” that we don’t stop to think about the ways we joke around. Here are some signs that the “hilarious” thing you wanted to say is not so funny after all.
07/01/2014 at 01:45 am
Let someone read these words from Matthew 5:14, 16:
You are the light of the world. … Let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven.
Leader: Jesus said that when we follow his teachings we are the light of the world. more
05/31/2014 at 01:31 pm