Character of Servanthood

Book and Videos that Teach Servanthood:

- View: 177390: Are You My Neighbor? Classic VeggieTales DVD, Reissued Veggie Tales - Are You My Neighbor? 
- Read: Berentstain Bears Lend a Helping Hand The Berenstain Bears Lend a Helping Hand 
- Read: Think of Those in Need The Berenstain Bears Think of Those in Need


Servanthood Activities:

- Jesus is King and yet He still served.  Discuss a servant's heart.

- Happy Hands Happy Hands are Helping Hands ( Author unknown )
Discuss with your child what it means to be a happy helper and ways he/she can help others.  Trace each family member's hand on a piece of poster board.  Add the title "Happy Hands are Helping Hands."  Place the poster in a prominent place in your home.  Each time a family member does something to help someone, place a happy face sticker on the poster.

- Giving:  With your child, make cookies or bread to give to a neighbor or friend.  Have your child take it to the door and give it away.  This is an excellent way to demonstrate to your child the concept of showing goodness to others.

- Who Serves You? - Discuss who serves you and send thank you cards to that person expressing thankfulness for their servant's heart.

Age-appropriate Cooking and Chore Ideas for Kids  Download Age-Appropriate Cooking and Chore List


Our Out-of-Sync Life Blog Our Out-of-Sync Life Blog Posts on Servanthood:

How to Give Your Child the Gift of Work

Money Management and Behavior System for Preschoolers

Chore and Budget System for Kids and Teens 

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