In the schoolyard, friendships can be made and betrayed on a whim – and the hurt can be lasting. Help your children be faithful friends, and kids you can depend on too.
Read on for suggestions that motivate kids to be someone who:
In addition, this lesson helps address gossiping, betraying confidences and excluding others.
Devotions for Super Average Kids
by Bob Smiley and Jesse Florea. Tyndale, 2014. Ages 8-12.
The Berenstain Bears: Faithful Friends
by Jan and Michael Berenstain. ZonderKidz, 2009. Ages 4-7.
The Berenstain Bears: God Loves You
by Stan, Jan and Michael Berenstain. ZonderKidz, 2008. Ages 4-7.
The Berenstain Bears: The Truth About Gossip
by Jan and Mike Berenstain. ZonderKidz, 2018. Ages 4-7.
Adventures in Odyssey: Life Lessons #5: Peer Pressure (CD)
Tyndale, 2005. Ages 8 and up.
Adventures in Odyssey The Fruit of the Spirit (4 CDs)
Focus on the Family, 2021. Ages 8-12.
VeggieTales Fruit of the Spirit Stories: Faithfulness, Gentleness, Self-control (DVD)
Big Idea Entertainment, 2022. Ages 4 and up.