Finding faith in the family isn’t something else to teach our children but a way of life. Children don’t compartmentalise “spiritual and secular” so enjoying faith as a normal part of family life is as natural to children as any other aspect. These are a few ideas for you to try or adapt with your family.
We can think of family spirituality as the essence of family life itself. It encompasses everything good which makes up family living, even where not overtly religious– as it reflects the goodness of God. These are a few ideas for you to try or adapt with your family.
This is a Reflective Prayer activity on taking steps of faith
This resource may be used as the basis for a Quiet Day, a shorter prayer activity or as separate reflections. You may find it helpful to link the prayers with considerations as to the way ahead for Mothers’ Union in your own area as well as with specific local, national or global Mothers’ Union projects and initiatives