Bedtime is a great time to establish ritual. Bath, Bible story, prayer, hugs, and sleep. Some nights it’s easier to settle than others but establishing expected habits with toddlers, preschooler, and children make family bedtime easier. Children look forward to elements of the bedtime habits and the routine allows for restorative sleep to come quickly and deeply.
Singing simple faith-based songs can be a meaningful part of a bedtime rituals. Singing Bible truths allows the brain to create handles in children’s cognitive pathways creating easy access points for recall of God’s truths.
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