At Christian Mommy, we love to read and believe it’s a great a way to connect with your children and help them learn more about God. We’ve selected some of our favorites to tell you about this holiday season. From newborns to 12-year-olds, we’ve got something for every child in your family.
Newborn to 3
WHAT it is: Introduce little ones to the Bible with this brightly illustrated, easy-to-understand storybook. With more than a hundred adventure-filled stories from both the Old and New Testaments, children will enjoy learning exactly who God is and how much He loves them.
WHY we like it: It’s colorful, it’s fun, and it takes children all the way through the Bible, introducing them to God’s amazing plan for them. Click here to watch a short video and learn more.
WHAT it is: This unique board book features colorful pages that reframe vitally important biblical content into the manageable concept of basic numbers (1-10) for your young child. Help your child learn to count and become familiar with basic Bible theology.
WHY we like it: There’s something for everyone here. Your child will love the colorful pages and counting along with you. You will love the style and look of the book as well as the interesting content. This is really a board book for families, not just kids.
Ages 4 to 7
WHAT it is: A beautifully illustrated look at the life of Moses’ sister, Miriam. Children will be inspired by Miriam’s bravery as she risks her life to save her brother, then helps him lead the nation of Israel out of captivity and into the Promised Land.
WHY we like it: The Called and Courageous Girls series spotlights authentic female Bible heroes. This is a vitally important message for our children—to know God has called all His people, both boys and girls, to boldly and bravely serve Him.
WHAT it is: Your child will enjoy countless hours of fun with this colorful collection of more than 250 stickers that help bring 5 exciting Bible stories to life. These vinyl stickers are completely reusable and safe for ages 3 and up. The sticker fun never ends!
WHY we like it: These “stickers” can be used over and over again and won’t end up stuck on your furniture, your floor, or your child’s sibling. This is one of those activity books you can trust that will also help keep children occupied. Perfect for road trips or rainy days stuck indoors. Also, look for Never-Ending Sticker Fun: Bible Animals.
Ages 8 to 12
WHAT it is: A devotion for children who enjoy the game Minecraft. In both the virtual world and the real world, kids have to make a bunch of choices. Join gamer Dragee90 as he shares daily devotions packed with awesome ideas for making great choices in two key areas of your child’s life—gameplay and real life.
WHY we like it: This book is a great opportunity to connect with your child over something he or she already loves—video games. This unique Minecraft devotional has helpful gaming tips, but most important, it also contains advice to help your child’s spiritual life. And it’s written by a father-son team so your kid will be able to relate to it, but you can trust the content.
WHAT it is: Bible stories can be seriously awesome! The Awesome Book of Bible Comics illustrates many of the most popular stories from the Bible. Kids can jump in and see how God showed His love and faithfulness through each of these adventures.
WHY we like it: This is another product that creates a connection point between faith and something children are already interested in—comic books. The stories are exciting and fun. Plus, you won’t have to worry about any of the questionable content you find in mainstream superhero comics. Also, look for The Awesome Coloring Book of Bible Comics.
For more great gift ideas for you and your family, be sure to visit our Resources page. You’re sure to find the ideal book for that special child this holiday season.
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