Parent Resources

We want to equip, empower, and engage families to be the best they can be. Below you will find articles, videos, and links to resources we find useful at Christ Church.

The Child Mind Institute has resources for families during COVID-19 and beyond.

The Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress offers resources for parents in discussing Coronavirus with children.

The Anxiety and Depression Association of America shares ways to talk to an anxious child or teen about Coronavirus.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): How to Talk to Your Child from Kids Health provides ways to offer reliable information to your children.

This short clip on Youtube helps introduce the concept of self-care to younger children.

PBS produces parent pages that can be filtered by age for activities based on category filters.

Faith @ Home is a great resource for lectionary based readings and discussions for the whole family to engage in conversation about the Bible!

Sunday School Zone shares at-home Bible activities.

Are you wanting to start the conversation with your children about race? Begin by reading books written by African-American authors. Below are links to articles sharing book titles to read with children.

20 Black Children's Books by Black Authors

Black Books Matter: Children's Books Celebrating Black Boys

This list from Black Children's Book and Authors shares honors and awards presented to children’s authors and illustrators and where to find the books.