Over the course of Great Lent, my Blueprints for the Little Church co-author, Caleb Shoemaker, and I will be producing some short videos and posting them on our new Blueprints YouTube channel!
Cheesefare approaches, and the Orthodox will begin Great Lent on Clean Monday, February 27. In our parish, we’ll be making treasure boxes with the younger kids tonight, and talking about these verses: “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal; but lay … MORE ›
Have you heard our Getting Ready for Great Lent promo on Ancient Faith Radio? If you don’t live stream the station, but prefer to just download podcasts one at a time, you might miss it, so I thought I’d post it here — Now’s the time to be thinking about this… have you planned out … MORE ›
If you are still looking for a Christmas gift, or if you’re just hoping for some quality reading for a child you love, Ancient Faith has released a beautiful chapter book for young audiences! Melinda Johnson’s Shepherding Sam‘s cover is as beautiful and sweet as the story inside. We get to know a dog named Saucer … MORE ›
This originally aired as a podcast episode on November 26, 2014. The Nativity Fast is underway! It’s time for us to lead our children to the great feast of the Nativity of Christ, Christmas. Many families will use the Jesse Tree to bring the fast to life for their kids. Search ‘Orthodox Jesse Tree’ online … MORE ›
This Raising Saints podcast episode aired November 17, 2016. This summer was busy as usual for our family, with various summer camps and visits to faraway family and friends, but it was a little extra busy this time because our new book came out — Caleb Shoemaker and I wrote Blueprints for the Little … MORE ›