A cupful for us too: 10 ways to find spiritual fulfillment during Holy Week

Photo of a person holding a relaxing coffee cup. Find spiritual fulfillment by filling your cup during Holy Week | Sparkhouse Blog

Then he went a short distance farther and fell on his face and prayed, ‘My Father, if it’s possible, take this cup of suffering away from me. However—not what I want but what you want.’”

—Matthew 26:39 (CEB)


While the disciples slept, Jesus, Servant of All, prayed to God about what he was hours from experiencing on behalf of others—death and temporary separation from God.… Read the rest

Creating a successful multiage Sunday school program

How can you make sure all kids are engaged in multiage Sunday school classrooms?

The multiage Sunday school classroom is an opportunity for educators to marry fun, faith-based education with leadership. The success of your classroom depends largely on the emphasis you place on making your lessons inclusive of all your students.

Multiage classrooms, undoubtedly, can be a challenge to operate with such a large age gap between the youngest and oldest children.… Read the rest