Devotionals are a great way to engage your kids with the Bible as well as character-building traits. They allow kids to explore topics they may be experiencing at school or at home, and unpack them through an outside viewpoint. While connecting kids back to sound Biblical principles these devotionals go one step further in engaging your kids in exciting ways. Several of the devotionals on this list provide active ways for kids to experience and engage with their faith. All of these devotionals are sure to draw your kids closer to God and away from the screen.
Below you’ll find a must-have selection of ten devotionals sure to engage your kids with their faith.
Faith and Science with Dr. Fizzlebop: 52 Fizztastically Fun Experiments and Devotions for Families (Tyndale Kids) written by Brock Eastman
Made to Create with All My Heart and Soul: 60 Worship-through-Art Devotions for Girls (Tyndale Kids) written by Lauren Duncan
Fruit Full: 100 Family Experiences for Growing in the Fruit of the Spirit (Kregel Publications) written by Christie Thomas
God Is in Nature!: A Kids Devotional About His Awesome Creations (Z Kids) written by Jessica Doebler
The Wonder of Creation: 100 More Devotions About God and Science (Indescribable Kids) (Thomas Nelson) written by Louie Giglio (Author), Tama Fortner, and Nicola Anderson (Illustrator)
The Action Bible Anytime Devotions: 90 Ways to Help Kids Connect with God Anytime, Anywhere (Action Bible Series) (David C Cook) illustrated by Sergio Cariello
90 Devotions for Kids (Adventures in Odyssey Books) (Focus on the Family) written by Adventures in Odyssey
Roar Like a Lion: 90 Devotions to a Courageous Faith (Thomas Nelson) by Levi Lusko (Author), Tama Fortner (Author), Catherine Pearson (Illustrator)
Seekers: An Interactive Family Adventure in Following Jesus (NavPress) by C.S. Fritz (Author)
Devotions for Super Average Kids (Focus on the Family) by Jesse Florea (Author), Bob Smiley (Author)
Our Daily Bread for Kids: 365 Meaningful Moments with God (Our Daily Bread Ministries) by Crystal Bowman (Author), Teri McKinley (Author), Luke Flowers (Illustrator)
You Can Count on God: 100 Devotions for Kids (Thomas Nelson) Max Lucado (Author)
These 100 devotions will help kids worry less, bravely try new things, and draw closer to God as they learn to trust His faithfulness.
Adapted from the encouraging devotional for adults, You Can Count on God teaches children that they can count on God because He will never leave them, and will love them unconditionally. Each of the 100 entries
List Curated by:
Brock Eastman was a producer and podcast host for Adventures in Odyssey. He is the author of The Quest for Truth series, Daddy’s Favorite Sound, Mommy’s Favorite Smell, Bedtime on Noah’s Ark, and Imagination Station series; Showdown with the Shepherd, and Faith and Science with Dr. Fizzlebop: 52 Fizztastically Fun Experiments and Devotions for Families He writes feature stories and the Dr. Fizzlebop recurring column for Clubhouse and Clubhouse Jr. Magazines. He loves reading stories to his four kids each night.
● Taken (P&R Publishing & Focus on the Family 2011)
● HowlSage (Destiny Image 2011)
● Imagination Station: Showdown with the Shepherd (Tyndale & Focus on the Family 2011)
● Risk (P&R Publishing & Focus on the Family 2012)
● Unleash (P&R Publishing & Focus on the Family 2013)
● Tangle (P&R Publishing & Focus on the Family 2015)
● Hope (P&R Publishing & Focus on the Family 2019)
● Daddy’s Favorite Sound (Harvest House Kids 2019)
● Mommy’s Favorite Smell (Harvest House Kids 2019)
● Bedtime on Noah’s Ark (Harvest House Kids 2020)
● Faith and Science with Dr. Fizzlebop (Tyndale Kids 2021)
● Edge of the Galaxy (Focus on the Family 2022)
Authors & Curators
See each booklist for the information on the author or curator.