Christian Grandparenting Blog

The Crown of the Aged

The Crown of the Aged

As monarch, Queen Elizabeth reigns over the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth realms with royal responsibilities and duties. In a parallel way, we as Christian grandparents are part of God’s royalty, complete with duties and responsibilities, as well as time for the fun stuff.

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by Apr 18, 2022 No Comments
Easter Ideas to Help You Make the Most of the Day

Easter Ideas to Help You Make the Most of the Day

Easter is the most important season on the church calendar, so utilize it to intentionally teach your grandchildren about the death and resurrection of Christ and the events of Easter week from the Bible. Familiarize yourself with Scripture and the timeline of events surrounding the death of Christ so you are able to easily communicate it to your grandchildren. You will find a list of ideas about important events in the Easter calendar to discuss with your grandchildren, Here are some activities and resources to help you make the most of yourEaster celebrations.

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by Apr 11, 2022 No Comments
Are you a lonely Long-Distance Grandparent?

Are you a lonely Long-Distance Grandparent?

I was a frustrated, lonely long-distance grandparent with little involvement in the lives of my grandchildren since they were 1,000 miles away. However, God showed me how I could impact my grandchildren’s lives by purposefully praying for them whether they lived nearby or far away. Here are six ideas that help connect with long-distance grandchildren.

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by Mar 28, 2022 1 Comment
Come Holy Spirit

Come Holy Spirit

One of the most important prayers we can pray for our children and grandchildren is that they receive the Holy Spirit. Through him, they will know the love of the Father, and the grace of Jesus.

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by Mar 14, 2022 1 Comment
Vacationing Intentionally

Vacationing Intentionally

Spring and summer breaks are right around the corner and provide an opportunity for grandparents to spend concentrated time with grandchildren, to have intentional conversations to strengthen relationships, and to establish lifelong faith in Christ. Why not take advantage of your grandchild’s spring break or time off from school this summer to plan a family vacation that is fun and purposeful at the same time?

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by Mar 7, 2022 No Comments
Simple Ways to Share God’s Love With Our Grandchildren

Simple Ways to Share God’s Love With Our Grandchildren

God’s love is amazing. We say the words, sing the songs, and quote the Scriptures. But honestly, how many of us ever take the time to stop and think about his amazing love? Our grandchildren are growing up in a culture steeped in godlessness and rebellion. It’s time to be intentional in sharing God’s love with our grandchildren.

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by Feb 28, 2022 1 Comment
Living In Relationship With God

Living In Relationship With God

Just as you want your relationships with your grandchildren to be intimate, God enjoys your relationship with Him. He gave us the gift of prayer to communicate with Him because He loves us and desires our communication. As we see our prayers answered, we will grow into a more intimate relationship with God and experience more boldness in our praying.  

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by Feb 21, 2022 2 Comments
7 Essentials of a Grandparents’ Marriage Model

7 Essentials of a Grandparents’ Marriage Model

As grandparents with 50 years of marriage together, Bev Phillips hopes the example she and her husband provide will have a powerful impact on their children’s and grandchildren’s beliefs about love and marriage. In this post, Bev shares seven key areas that model a healthy, God-honoring marriage.

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by Feb 14, 2022 No Comments