Featured on Focus on the Family, FamilyLife Today, and Promise Keepers. These ideas and activities have been tried and tested by families like yours. They are designed to make lasting impressions on children of all ages. This book contains complete, clear plans for helping kids learn spiritual truths from eight traditional holidays plus the Sanctity of Human Life. Included are: Christmas, two sessions; Easter, two sessions; Thanksgiving, two sessions; Halloween/Fall Festival, two sessions, Valentine’s Day; Mother’s Day; Father’s Day; and Fourth of July.
Jim Weidmann has been a consultant for Men of the Word, and helps to train and resource parents to become intentional in passing their faith to their children. He is the voice of The Family Night Guy, a radio feature providing parents with simple ways to teach their children the values of their faith. He is co-author of the Family Night Tool Chest series of books, Spiritual Milestones, The Power of Teachable Moments, Dad If You Only Knew, and served as general editor on A Parents' Guide to the Spiritual Mentoring of Teens. Jim has been featured on many radio programs, and served as the senior vice president/COO for Promise Keepers. Jim worked with IBM in sales and marketing for twelve years, has been a football coach for the U.S. Air Force Academy, and is a former Air Force pilot. He holds a B.S. degree in engineering mechanics from the U.S. Air Force Academy and an MBA from Hardin Simmons University with a concentration in marketing.