Welcome to Light a Candle!
Rev. Dr. Olivia Bryan Updegrove is the minister for Families and Children at Disciples Home Missions.
She wants to share her vision for you here!
Other Resources and Links
Fun for All: Children's Story of Peter
More to Learn: Ministries Across Generations
At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who is the greatest in the kingdom of
heaven?” He called a child, whom he put among them, and said, “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.Whoever becomes humble like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me.
Read the weekly scripture each day. Find a phrase or word that speaks to you. Share your reflections with others over dinner, social media, and in prayer. Share the scripture with a child you know in the car, through a text, or in a children's Bible.
*The view represented in these devotions come from a variety of diverse perspectives. We do not seek to agree but seek to welcome all to the conversation and the table.