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Kids

Recent Kids Stories

Retro kitchen from the 1960s

In this excerpt from Plus: The Power of Faith, a woman reflects on the lessons of faith and love she learned around the kitchen table.

by Marilyn Strube


Lindsey O'Connor

After a near-fatal medical emergency left her facing a lengthy and difficult recovery, she wondered where He had been during her trials.

by Lindsey O'Connor
, Castle Rock, Colorado

Bobby Simma sits at a piano with several copies of sheet music

He had a knack for knowing a good instrument–and a child in need–when he saw one.

by Bobby Simma
, Perkins, Oklahoma

We are made in the likeness and image of God and are called to be creative.

by Julia Attaway

woman praising God

Try these techniques from the Women's Devotional Bible to help you reap the benefits of daily prayer.


Jesus tells us that we should be insistent and keep praying until we get an answer.

by Rick Hamlin

A vintage portrait camera

Their kindly wedding photographer predicted just how many children they'd end up having. Did he have inside info?

by Kathleen Tomjack
, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Bob Keeshan portraying Captain Kangaroo

In this story from June 1967, TV’s Captain Kangaroo discusses the importance of giving unselfishly of ourselves to others.

by Bob Keeshan


steam rising from a boiling tea kettle

Discover how a tea kettle reinforced this woman's faith.

by Rosemarie McManus
, Potomac Falls, Virginia

Sam, all grown up, with his mom at Lake Hobart, Indiana, near his home today.

She thought her son needed a father figure. All he needed was her.

by Kathryn Webb
, Las Vegas, Nevada

An artist's rendering of a winged teddy bear and a sleeping boy

She was overwhelmed with love for her child in heaven and her son here on earth.

by Sandra Ring
, Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada

Linda Carden sits in a playground swing outside the Star House.

After an angel sighting in a dream, a woman felt compelled to create a safe place for children being released from psychiatric wards.

by Linda Carden
, Beverly, Massachusetts

An artist's rendering of a Chinese angel clasping a young girl's hands

The woman who held our adopted baby seemed reluctant to hand her over, just like in my dream.

by Andrea Musgrave
, Edmond, Oklahoma

A dollar bill with the name Esther written on it.

He thought it odd that he'd found a dollar bill with his new girlfriend's name on it. But little did he know...

by Paul Grachan
, Lockport, Illinois

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