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A Season of Thankfulness

During this season of thankfulness, those of us who serve at Awana in a full or part time capacity want to say “thank you.” You are the ones making a difference in the lives of children and youth, both here in the US and around the world. You caught the vision of discipleship and have […]

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Gratitude Letter

Throughout the Bible, we are called to be thankful (Colossians 3:15, 17; Psalm 107:1; 1 Thessalonians 5:18). However, many times when we teach kids that they should be grateful, we don’t give them concrete ways of expressing their appreciation to their parents and/or leaders. Instead of writing a post about specific things to tell kids, […]

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Being a Leader Your Kids can be Grateful For

Over the years, we’ve collected thank-you letters from children to their Awana leaders.  In this season of thankfulness, we thought we’d bring them back out to share with you.  Let them serve as a reminder of how to be leaders that kids can be grateful for.  (Even if they never articulate it!) 1. Be a […]

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Early Thanksgiving Ideas! Why Wait to Celebrate?

As Christians, our gratitude is an offering to God and a source of encouragement for others. Let’s make Thanksgiving a month-long celebration filled with acts of kindness, Awana gifts and more surprises! How Many Ways Can You Say “Thanks”? Leave a thank-you message on your church sign for neighbors who contributed to Awana GO or […]

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