Category Archives: Ten Commandments

Only One God — The Idols of the Modern World

Exodus 20:3 says, “You shall have no other gods before me.” This is the very first of the Ten Commandments, and it seems pretty straightforward, right? In the modern world, I am not regularly pushed serve other gods like I read about happening in the Old Testament. There are no golden...
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Honor your Father and Mother

The Ten Commandments, a set of laws given to Moses on Mount Sinai to instruct the people of God on how to live their lives, have been taught for thousands of years. These commandments are like a 101 course on living a life pleasing to God. One of the commandments parents may enjoy...
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Finding the Real Meaning of Easter

Easter is quickly approaching. Children are looking forward to hunting for eggs and seeing what the Easter Bunny has brought them in their baskets. The pastel colored clothing and sugary candy have greatly overshadowed the real meaning behind why we celebrate Easter. Attending church as a family on Easter Sunday...
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Just a White Lie?

The 10 Commandments: Lying Teaching your children the importance of the Ten Commandments is so important to their foundation of faith. A common area of disobedience with children, starting when they are very young, is lying. One of the ten commandments addresses this topic specifically: the New International Version of...
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How To Teach Your Children About The Sabbath

What is the sabbath? The original Hebrew word for sabbath meant to stop, cease, or keep according to BibleStudyTools.com. The theological meaning of this word is associated with the seventh day during the creation of the world when God rested. There are several places throughout the old and new testaments...
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How to teach your child the Ten Commandments through fun and play

There are many ways to teach your child about the importance of the Ten Commandments (http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/command.htm). The best guideline for getting your child interested in learning is to make it fun by playing, games, and crafts. Here are some useful tips on how to help motivate your child to memorize...
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