Monday, November 13, 2017

Table Talk: Caring for Self


This Week In Lightgliders: 
Caring for Self 

Caring for the world around us!

Message


While we've been talking about caring for the people and world around us, it is equally important to care for our own selves. God has given each of us a body, a mind, and a soul to care for.  Sometimes it can be hard to care for and love ourselves when we mess up and hurt others, or disobey our parents or teachers. However, it is important to remember that God loves us and sent Jesus to die for our sins - He cares for us and loves us even though He knows we mess up!

If God cares for us, then we should too!

There are many ways to care for ourselves: eating healthy, taking time to rest, spending time doing things we love, spending time with people we care about, and spending time with God.

Verse
A second is equally important: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'
-Matthew 22:39 (NLT)

Meaningful Conversation Starters
  • What does it mean to love yourself?
  • How can knowing that God loves you - and will always love you - help you love yourself?
  • How can loving yourself help you love those around you?

Videos to Watch With Your Kids
These videos will be located on the front page of your child's Lightglider account this week.  

Spark Video: Time to Rest
Taking time to rest will help us to keep shining.

Mission Video: A Prayer for Peace
God wants us to be at peace and not worry about things in our live that can make us anxious.

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