We want to be a source of comfort for everyone as they continue to navigate through this new normal over the next few weeks. We will continue to update this section with different resources that can be used for yourself, your family and the entire community.
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. -Isaiah 41:10
Anxiety Conversation Guides-helping a child with anxiety can be a challenge when there is change to routine. Parents can download these age-appropriate resources to find tips and practical ways to help their children.
Managing Fear & Anxiety During a Health Pandemic-a blog post for parents on managing anxiety during any number of life disruptions.
Helping Kids Navigate Anxiety Podcast-on this episode, Sissy Goff, Director of Child and Adolescent Counseling at Daystar Counseling Ministries in Nashville, Tennessee, shares tools for leaders helping kids process anxiety.
Explaining Covid-19 to Children a blog post for parents to learn how to explain this pandemic to children using a Christian based approach.
Need some activities to do at home? Here is a list of ideas for you!
Kids ministry at Immanuel connects kids and families to Jesus. In our weekend experiences families are encouraged to take the experience into their homes, neighborhoods, and communities. Families grow together as the family of Jesus. Here family ministry centers around the whole family. God calls all into a great walk with Jesus as His disciples from any age.
VBS 2020 is July 20-24. We will be having a great time with kids going into 4 year old preschool through 6th grade. Go to immlutheran.org/vbs for more information!
For more information about family ministry, please contact Karen Reincke, Lead Family Life Minister.