COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources for Churches, Children and Families
This page contains resources and information we have compiled from sources internally and externally from the Division. You can come here anytime if you need more resources and ideas for chatting to kids about the virus and things you can do if you are quarantined at home. We will keep adding more as they come in.
Let’s make this situation an opportunity to reconnect with family and to reach others safely for Jesus. And remember God is looking after you.
Talking to Kids about COVID-19 Info-graphic – Click here to download (different languages available)
Join Arnie and his friends from Arnie’s Shack as they have fun doing the Primary Gracelink Sabbath School lesson and much more! Keep an eye out each week for new episodes to watch!
Stuck Inside? Download this checklist of things you can do if you are in quarantine with your family.
Stuck @ Home? Need a guide or daily schedule to keep some routine? Download this schedule (includes Bonus Sabbath Schedule!)
Staying Connected with Children – things to think about when discussing COVID-19 with Children. Click here to Download.
Service at Home PowerPoint by the South American Division – How to think about other people during this time. Click here to Download.
Click here for more resources dealing with COVID-19 in different languages.
For parents, grandparents and guardians
Please find a link below to the Special Compilation Edition: COVID-19 and the Mental Health Crisis in America” Christian Counseling Today e-magazine. Some of the articles pertain to parenting, children and trauma, we hope you find them worthwhile and useful. The magazine is written for an American audience, however many of the principles contained within will apply across cultures; COVID-19 is, after all, a worldwide crisis we’re experiencing. Please click below link to access the articles.
During this time of change and uncertainty this books can help you intentionally build up your marriage and family relationships, The General Conference Adventist Family Ministries has developed the COVID-19 Survival Guides for Marriage, Parenting, and Families. Each guide has more than 15 carefully selected messages about nurturing relationships, family worship, grief, safety in the home, hope and much more. Click here to download https://family.adventist.org/resources/covid-19-survival-guides/