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This page is a resource for families during the COVID-19 situation. Our family life staff is working hard to provide opportunities for growth, spiritual development, and fun for your family.

See the different icons for more information on each ministry area.

Sunday Worship

Join us at 10:00a on Sundays as we worship together! Visit Cultivateff.org and click “Livestream” or go to Facebook.com/CultivateFF. Or catch the recording any time after that at the same links.

Cultivate Kids Weekly Children's Bulletins

Each weekend, we will be posting a new children’s bulletin that can be printed at home.  These bulletins are packed full of fun activities and biblical truths!  Kids can use these during the service or any time during the week.  Click on the picture above to access this week’s children’s bulletin, or watch for it to be posted on Facebook.  

Kids Resources

Visit us on this page – you can scroll down – or visit facebook.com/cultivatekidsministry for resources and ideas to keep your kids busy and connect as a family. We will be adding fresh ideas weekly.

Student Resources

5-12th grade resources will be posted here on this webpage or on Facebook and Instagram.

Facebook:

Cultivate parents (grade 5-12)

Instagram:

oasis_studentministries (middle school)

catalyst_studentministries (high school)

How Do I Talk to My Kids About Racial Injustice?

These resources will help parents find a biblical perspective on justice and give guidance on how to have age appropriate conversations with children regarding current events resulting from racial injustice.

A Fearless Response to George Floyd's Death

Click the picture above to read a letter from Kevin Pike, Senior Pastor of the Fearless Network.

Should We Talk to our Kids About Ahmaud Arbery?

This article from Family Life offers parents Biblically based guidance when talking to their children about race and injustice.

George Floyd: Before I Talk to My Kids About Another Black Man's Death

This article from Family Life helps parents process their own emotions surrounding racial injustice before leading their children into a conversation.

Resources for the family

Cincinnati Zoo Home Safari

This is a really fun way for your kids to learn about animals.  The zoo does a great job of both teaching and keeping kids engaged.  Check it out every day at 3pm on Facebook Live or search for it later on their Youtube channel.  Click on the Hippo to go to the website.

Adventures in Odyssey

You won’t want to miss this free offer! Adventures in Odyssey is a collection of audio programs that contains engaging stories packed full of Biblical truth and Christian principles. The best part is your kids can listen while playing legos, coloring, Barbies, etc…no sitting in front of a screen. Great for all ages.  Grab your 4 week free trial right now.  You don’t even need to give credit card info to take advantage of this deal…which means you don’t have to remember to cancel your membership in a month.  Click the picture to get started.

Free Audio Books

Kids love to listen to stories while they play quietly.  Click here to access free audible books.  No log in or password required.

VidAngel TV Content Filter

VidAngel is a service that helps filter and skip objectionable content on your favorite Netflix and Amazon shows. They are offering their service for FREE until the end of April. 

Sermon Notes for Kids

Check out this cool page for kids!  It is specifically designed to help kids engage with online services during this time.  Print them out for your kiddos each week…and they are kind of great for parents too!

Parenting in a Pandemic

Parents: You aren’t in this alone!!
Click above to access two great resources for you as you help your children navigate these unprecedented times!
These resources include a 20 minute video, that would be well worth your time to watch, as well as a resource list packed full of helpful information. Both will be a great support to you as you talk with your kids about COVID-19 and help them process their own feelings and fears.

Additional Resources

Blogs and Sites

Christian Parenting
christianparenting.org

Crosswalk’s Parenting
crosswalk.com

21 Flavors of Splendor
21flavorsofsplendor.com

Focus on the Family
focusonthefamily.com/parenting

Desiring God’s Parenting
desiringgod.org/topics/parenting

Lifeway’s Parent Life Magazine
lifeway.com/en/product-family/parentlife-magazine

Books

Our Guides

Get to know the people involved.

Jason Scoles

Family Life Pastor

Kari Ledebuhr

Children’s Ministry Coordinator

God has gifted you uniquely to be a part of impacting the next generation.  Find out how you can get involved.

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