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5 Fun Ways to Practice Gratitude as a Family

Posted on November 1, 2020

Young black adult woman and her daughter holding hands and saying grace with their multi generation family at the Thanksgiving dinner table, detail, focus on foreground

Are your kids (or you) bored of the typical Thanksgiving tradition of going around the table and naming a couple of things you’re grateful for? Practicing gratitude doesn’t need to be as dull as washing the dinner dishes after the holiday meal! Try one (or more) of these five fun ways to practice gratitude as a family. You may find yourself celebrating Thanksgiving all season long!…

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Connect with Your Favorite Tyndale Authors!

Posted on October 26, 2020



Are you looking for a way to connect with your favorite Tyndale authors? Would you enjoy free webinars and other virtual events such online Bible studies, Facebook Live readings, author Q&As, and more? If so, you’ll love the new Tyndale Author Connect!…

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Favorite Books Series for Kids

Posted on October 19, 2020



There’s nothing like a favorite book series to get kids hooked on reading! If you’re looking for wholesome and entertaining (and even educational) reads for your students, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve curated some of our favorite kids’ series including historical adventures with the Imagination Station, hilarious capers with 2,000-year-old squirrels, mystery, fantasy, and more!…

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Spooky and Suspenseful Books for Your Fall Reading List

Posted on October 5, 2020



Looking for spooky and suspenseful books for your fall reading list but wanting to steer clear of mainstream horror? These trusted books by Christian authors delve into mystery, danger, and spiritual warfare to deliver both suspenseful thrills and faith-friendly stories.…

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Summer Giveaway Winners!

Posted on September 28, 2020



Thank you to everyone who participated in the first-ever Reader Rewards Summer Giveaway—and a special congratulations to the five winners of our Book Lovers' Prize Packs! Keep your eyes open for future giveaways and fun activities from My Reader Rewards Club.…

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The Differences between Self-Help, Self-Care, and Soul-Care (and Why You Need All Three)

Posted on September 21, 2020



Self-help, self-care, and soul-care: you may recognize these words from personal blogs and published books that promise to help improve your life. But what can self-help, self-care, and soul-care actually do for us? What are the differences between them? And how should we respond as Christians?…

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Favorite Kids Bibles for Spiritual Growth

Posted on September 14, 2020

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A new school year is the perfect opportunity to invest in your child’s growth both educationally and spiritually! Whether your students are just starting preschool or they’ve been reading for years, there are plenty of options for kids’ Bibles to engage young minds and hearts in God’s Word. From Bible storybooks to coloring Bibles to Spanish versions, here are some of our favorite kids’ Bibles!…

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4 Ways to Read More Books (Starting Today!)

Posted on September 6, 2020



It’s National Read a Book Day, but if you’re like most bookworms, every day is Read a Book Day! Or maybe you wish you read more books, but for some reason just can’t seem to make progress on your to-be-read (aka “TBR”) list. Wherever you’re at in your reading habit, here are four ways to read more books—starting today!…

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Why Read a Memoir?

Posted on August 31, 2020



In honor of We Love Memoirs Day, our friends at The Arc allowed us to share this article with you. We hope it inspires you to pick up a memoir and explore someone's story today!…

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Seven Keys to Learning at Home (Free Webcast)

Posted on August 21, 2020



Watch this free webcast sponsored by Tyndale House Publishers here, or read on to learn 7 "Keys" to help your child successfully learn at home!…

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Easy and Fun End-of-Summer Activities for Kids

Posted on August 14, 2020



There’s still a little bit of summer left before school starts, but you’re probably running out of ideas to keep your kids entertained. Or maybe school has already started for your students and they’re looking for things to do in lieu of cancelled after-school and extracurricular programs. Here are some easy and fun end-of-summer activities for kids that the whole family can enjoy!…

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August Summer Reading Hub: Activities, Reading Lists & Freebies

Posted on August 3, 2020



August is here but summer doesn’t have to end yet! We have more recommended reads, activities, and free downloads to keep the fun going. Don’t forget to complete the August Summer Giveaway Bonus Activity for a chance to win one of five Book Lover’s Prize Packs!…

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Top Picks for Book Clubs (Plus Free Discussion Guides!)

Posted on July 22, 2020



Book clubs are a great way to read inspiring and challenging books with fellow book-loving friends, whether in-person or virtually! These top picks all come with discussion guides to facilitate great conversation with your book club.…

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Best Bedtime Stories for Children

Posted on July 10, 2020



Looking for bedtime stories that are spiritually nurturing for your children? When these are among the last words your child hears before falling asleep, it’s important that they are full of comfort, truth, and love. Check out some of our best bedtime stories for children to tuck your little ones into bed with for the night.…

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July Summer Reading Hub: Activities, Reading Lists & Freebies

Posted on July 1, 2020



July is here and so is the next edition of the Reader Rewards Summer Reading Hub! With new activities, recommended reads, and free downloadables, there's something for the whole family to enjoy. Once you've completed an activity or read one of the listed books, don't forget to let us know in the July Summer Giveaway Activity for a chance to win a Book Lover's Prize Basket!…

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Questions for God

Posted on June 26, 2020


Recently we asked our Reader Rewards members: If you could ask God one question, what would it be? We received hundreds of responses, ranging from curious and whimsical to painfully practical and even heartbreaking. Many of the questions were the same, often revolving around themes such as:

What is the meaning of life? What is my life’s purpose? What is God’s will for me?

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Enter the Reader Rewards Summer Giveaway!

Posted on June 5, 2020



Announcing the all-new Reader Rewards Summer Giveaway! Complete bonus activities throughout the summer for your chance to earn points and win one of five Book Lover’s Prize Packs.…

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June Summer Reading Hub: Activities, Reading Lists, & Freebies

Posted on June 1, 2020



School is out, and we’re ready for sun, sandals, and summer reading! We encourage you to explore how your local library is running its reading programs this summer, but if you don’t have access to one (or you want to add to the fun), My Reader Rewards is your online hub for summer reading activities and freebies. Each month during summer we’ll feature new activities, recommended reads, and free downloads for kids, tweens, and grown-ups, too!…

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Encouraging Books for Challenging Times

Posted on May 21, 2020



Recently we asked our Reader Rewards members what books have helped them through trials or difficult times, and we received a lot of great answers! If you’re looking for inspiration and hope, learn what these readers had to say about encouraging books for challenging times.…

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Quarantine Resource Center for Kids, Tweens, & Grown-Ups

Posted on April 13, 2020



Are you and the kids looking for things to do during quarantine? Our quarantine resource center is here to help! We’ve compiled our favorite free resources for kids and tweens (and grown-ups too!), including printable coloring pages, downloadable devotionals, story time ideas, and more.…

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This Man Let Go of Fear to Walk in Faith

Posted on February 5, 2018

Humans are born with only two fears: the fear of falling and the fear of loud noises. Every other fear is learned. Really? You mean that I wasn’t born with a fear of spiders or getting lost? Of being abandoned or rejected? You’re right, and fortunately so.…

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Why You Need Spiritual Nourishment

Posted on January 29, 2018

What’s dinnertime like at your house? Is it relaxed and enjoyable or hurried and unpredictable? My pastor recently shared about how his children often complain when pizza, hot dogs, or macaroni and cheese aren’t on the menu for the evening. Despite his well-meaning, health-conscious efforts, his children rarely receive the well-rounded meals with gratitude.…

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How to Make Room in Your Busy Life for Prayer

Posted on January 22, 2018

Putting Jesus first and making prayer a priority is the key to finding the peace, strength, and joy that we all long for. And yet, many of us would have to admit that we’ve got our thinking regarding busyness and prayer backwards. I mean, let’s be honest – as busy women, prayer often becomes that one project that we’ll “get to eventually," like cleaning the cobwebs from the vaulted ceiling or writing a cookbook.…

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The Meaning of Spiritual Freedom

Posted on January 15, 2018

What does freedom mean to you? Is it the power or right to act, speak, or think as you want without hindrance or restraint? Is it the absence of subjection to foreign domination or despotic government? Is it the state of not being imprisoned or enslaved?…

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