Author Archives: Linda Miller

About Linda Miller

I am a retired teacher, the mother of two daughters, and the grandmother of three children. I co-chair the Sunday school at LCH and am very proud of what we do in our program. In my spare time I teach knitting to children at two local schools.

Easter in the LCH Sunday School

All of us who teach Sunday school face the problem of how to engage both small children and teenagers in the story of Easter.  We have been using the Faces of Easter stories from the Godly Play curriculum through Lent, … Continue reading

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Godly Play on Reformation Sunday

I’ve posted here about how I’ve made some changes to GP in order to use it in a Lutheran setting.  Along the same lines I felt that I needed to do something special for Reformation Sunday since we consider it an … Continue reading

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Children’s Sabbath on Sunday

Every year on the third Sunday of October we have a Sunday when we highlight the many talents of the children and youth of LCH.  Next Sunday, October 19, is Children’s Sabbath this year.  The whole group of Sunday school … Continue reading

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Practice, practice, practice

We are blessed at LCH to have 4 people who are able to be the storyteller for Godly Play.  That means we can trade off and not have to memorize the story every week.  Next Sunday my daughter is giving … Continue reading

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The Holy Family

On the central top shelf as you enter the Godly Play room there is a nativity set.  The one in LCH was mine and I collected it over many years.  It is made of wood, is sturdy, and fits nicely in … Continue reading

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And We are Off and Running…

Last Sunday we had our first Godly Play (GP) lesson of the new Sunday school year.  It was a roaring success in so many ways!  We had 13 of a possible 17 students in a wonderful circle for the story. … Continue reading

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September Lessons for Godly Play at LCH

We had a lovely blessing of the Godly Play (GP) room on Sunday.   We are all eager and readily to start Sunday school.  The Junior High and High School children will have their program up in the rainbow room … Continue reading

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Almost time for Godly Play

One of the things we teach in Godly Play is the circle of the church year.  It sounds as if it would be a dry subject but the children love it!  I think it makes them feel part of the … Continue reading

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The Perfect Focal Shelf

Ever since I started getting the room ready at LCH for our Godly Play (GP) curriculum I knew that the display of the story sets was important.  I struggled mightily to find ready-made shelving for most of the room, but … Continue reading

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Waiting

As some of you know my daughter has been in the hospital for more than a month and I am taking care of her 3 year old.  Today my daughter is coming home and we are all very happy.  But what do you … Continue reading

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