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Match the Mix

Match the Mix

Are you ready for another game to enjoy as you review Bible Memory verses with your children? 

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Philippians 4:13

Philippians 4:13

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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Where Do You Have Bible Time

Where Do You Have Bible Time

Your home is the perfect place to have Bible Time. Choose a place in your home where you and your children can sit down and also have the freedom to move around as your Bible Time activities dictate.

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Hebrews 1:14

Hebrews 1:14

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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Psalm 112:7

Psalm 112:7

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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1 Peter 5:7

1 Peter 5:7

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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Proverbs 3:5-6

Proverbs 3:5-6

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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Wanda’s Question

Wanda’s Question

In the book (First Place) you mentioned that before children can begin speaking they can already memorize verses. How can I do this with Joseph…? (Joseph is one years old.)

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When to Begin Bible Time

When to Begin Bible Time

No matter how old or young your children are at this moment, now is the time to enjoy Bible Time with them. Your child can begin listening to God’s Word being read while still in the womb!

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1 Corinthians 10:13

1 Corinthians 10:13

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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Scripture Memory Placemats

Scripture Memory Placemats

Are you looking for a consistent way to memorize and review Bible verses with your children? If so, here’s an idea you might like to try!

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Psalm 121:1-2

Psalm 121:1-2

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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How Much Bible Time?

How Much Bible Time?

How much time should you invest in the spiritual growth of your children each day. This is a truly vital question to ask and answer.

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John 1:12

John 1:12

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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Psalm 136:1

Psalm 136:1

Join me in prayer as we give thanks to the Lord! God tells us to give Him thanks and what better way to do this than to give Him thanks using the truths found in His Word?

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What is Bible Time

What is Bible Time

What IS Bible Time? Great question! Join me as we take a look at how Bible time is defined on the Mom Blog.

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Draw the Word

Draw the Word

Draw the Word is an effective way to think about a Bible verse and memorize the Bible verse with your children. 

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Luke 24:45

Luke 24:45

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Our Story

Our Story

It was an ordinary day in the Thomsen household, as our three little daughters and I sat around the kitchen table. My husband had left for work and our daughters and I were enjoying Bible Time together. This was an established routine of spending time together...

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Introduction

Introduction

Have you ever wondered how to purposefully and intentionally use the ideas shared on this Mom Blog as you spiritually nurture your children at home? How to put it all together? Enjoy Bible Time! Bible Time is a special time with your children in God's Word and prayer....

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Romans 16:19b

Romans 16:19b

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Who? What? Cards

Who? What? Cards

Who? What? Cards offer a simple, fun and creative way to pray for family and friends with your children. These cards can be found in the S&D prayer resource, titled My Family, My Friends.

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1 Chronicles 16:9

1 Chronicles 16:9

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Deuteronomy 6:6,7

Deuteronomy 6:6,7

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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God’s Gift to Me

God’s Gift to Me

Our children are born with different personalities, strengths and weaknesses and sometimes with special challenges too. This little “mommy song” can reassure our children that not only do we love them (see I Love You, Yes I Do!), we also like them just the way God made them.

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Matthew 4:19

Matthew 4:19

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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My Thank-You Book

My Thank-You Book

Do you have a baby, toddler or preschooler in your family? Or, are you a grandmother who is blessed with little grandchildren? If so, this video is for you!

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Luke 17:10

Luke 17:10

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Come and See

Come and See

On this video I am happy to introduce a new Bible study for you to enjoy with your children! This study encourages your children to “come and see” Jesus! It focuses on twelve Bible passages that share about Jesus’ life on earth.

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Proverbs 14:31

Proverbs 14:31

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Letter Fun

Letter Fun

In the most recent Let’s Pray post, 1 Corinthians 13:4 was our focus verse for prayer. On this video I share a creative way to memorize 1 Corinthians 13:4 with your children.

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1 Corinthians 13:4

1 Corinthians 13:4

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Memorial Day Greetings

Memorial Day Greetings

Hi! This Memorial Day we remember with gratefulness the sacrifice of many for our country. We have so much to be thankful for as we continue to live in the United States of America.

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Psalm 42:1,2

Psalm 42:1,2

On this blog post I welcome you to join me in prayer for our children! God invites us to call to Him in prayer, and what better way to do this than to pray using the truths found in His Word?

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Mommy Sings

Mommy Sings

One of the many ways we can express our love for our children to our children is to sing to them!
When our daughters were small, I began to sing simple songs to them that came from my heart. Sometimes I would sing to them as I opened the blinds in their bedroom to a new day.

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Marian Thomsen

Wife, Mother, Teacher, Author, Product Developer

Hi, this is Marian! Welcome to the Mom Blog. A place for you as you help your children love Jesus and grow in Him. A place to glean creative ideas as you enjoy God’s Word and prayer with your children. A place to be encouraged as you spiritually nurture your children at home.

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