FAMILY WORSHIP: Resources
Below are some recommended resources from Wes & Josh to help you thrive in Family Worship:
Bibles & Storybook Bibles:
The Jesus Storybook Bible - This Storybook Bible is a gospel-centered, Christ-exalting, resource that encapsulates a united story line, gets to the heart-issues of God's people, and continues to point to the gospel story after story. Highly recommended.
Mighty Acts of God - Bible stories are retold in lively, modern-day language from a Reformed perspective, and are followed by an application section with several discussion-sparking questions and prayer points.
Wondrous Works of God - Sequel to Mighty Acts of God covering different Bible stories.
The Gospel Story Bible - This easy-to-read Storybook Bible introduces your family to many captivating people, places, and events from the Bible's Old and New Testaments, showing how each one ultimately points to Jesus.
ESV Big Picture Bible - This Big Picture Bible is a normal ESV Bible but adds some pictures and some helpful information regarding family worship.
Indescribable: 100 Devotions for Kids about God and Science - For those families and kids who love learning about God's beauty and creativity through the wonders of his creation.
Everyone a Child Should Know - In this book children meet 52 christian men and women from all walks of life who wanted to live for Jesus. There are missionaries, martyrs, writers, reformers, politicians and poets. Their stories are exciting and inspiring and are accompanied by a Bible verse.
Thoughts to Make Your Heart Sing - From the same author and illustrator as The Jesus Storybook Bible - drawing insights from creation, history, science, the writings of great thinkers and preachers and writers, and more - to turn the reader’s eyes toward the God who loves them.
New City Catechism - The Mobile App comes with kid friendly songs to help your kids memorize the entire catechism. Kids love singing!
Family Worship Resources:
Family Worship - This short book is a primer of sorts on what family worship is and why we should do it. It covers the Biblical, Theological, and Historical foundations of family worship.
Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles that can Radically Change your Family - Paul Tripp has a great book, video series, and articles that have helped many in our church think through parenting motivated by the gospel. All of his resources are available HERE.