The Faith in Kids podcast is all about helping families raise children in the Christian faith. On this stream, you'll find lots of podcast for parents, presented by Ed, Amy and Jam, as well as a whole load of podcasts in Season 1 which are to be listened to as a family together. We’re not trying to give you the answers, but a few starting points. We hope and pray you’ll be inspired to give it a go. Every family can.
Amy and Jam talk a bit more Nate Morgan Locke, this time about family devotions that can be made simple with three words "Read, Pray, Sing." Amy realises that maybe we don't always need craft.Dr Donald Whitney talks about Read Pray Sing here.You can...
Faith in KIDS #37 Summer's Coming!
Jul 08 2020 14 mins
Ed and Jam (and Josh, briefly) are back, introducing what's coming up this summer, looking back over Mark's gospel and ahead to Light, Bread, Sheep and lots more. Fun facts ride again, along with a seriouss challenge for Ed that makes his cheeks go...
Faith in Parents #38 Popcorn Parenting
Jun 24 2020 33 mins
Amy, Jam and special guest Nate Morgan Locke talk about watching movies with your kids, Frozen II and why Toy Story 4 is... well, let's not get into that.Listen to the Popcorn Parenting Podcast with Jam and Nate.If you have any questions or comments,...
Faith in Parents #37 Racism, Parenting & The Gospel
Jun 11 2020 42 mins
Ed speaks with Marina Russell, Jason and Rachel Roach about how our families deal with the issue of racism in the context of the Gospel.Books:The Ology by Marty Machowski God's very good idea by Trillia NewbellGod made me and you by Shai Linne Song:God...
Faith in Parents #36 Relationships Teaching in Your Child's School
May 28 2020 40 mins
Did you know the government is rolling out teaching in schools about relationships? And that schools are supposed to be talking to parents about this? Ed talks to Dr Liz Jones from Lovewise about the government's plans and how you can have a say in...
Faith in Parents #35 School at Home
May 14 2020 40 mins
Ed, Jam and Amy talk to Dawn, a primary school teacher with some great advice about teaching your kids at home.Here's that Glen Scrivener video we referred to which is specifically about homeschooling as a education choice, rather than a lockdown...
Faith in KIDS #36 Be Soldiers
May 12 2020 30 mins
Grab some shoes, a cushion, a coat, a belt, a stick and a hat as Ed and Jam find out the war that's been raging for thousands of years, and what armour we need to be soldiers to fight that war and stand our ground.Ephesians 6:11-18 read by Iain...
Faith in KIDS #35 Happy Families
May 05 2020 28 mins
Get a knife, fork and spoon as Ed and Jam find out what a belly builder is, as well as find out what God is like and what makes a Happy Family as we read on in Ephesians 5:21-6:4. Amy keeps on fighting the virus and music, Who I Am, from Awesome...
Faith in Parents #34 Lockdown Living Lows and Highs
Apr 30 2020 37 mins
Ed, Amy and Jam are back with an honest chat about how it's going in lockdown.If you have any questions or comments, please get in touch with us at [email protected] We won't read out your emails on the podcast if you don't want us to, but we'd...
Faith in KIDS #34 Children of Light
Apr 28 2020 24 mins
Did someone leave the light on? Find out about the longest ever light leaving on, what light is measured in and how fireflies are not what they sound like - as Ed and Jam talk about being Children of Light from Ephesians 5:8-13 while Amy keeps fighting...
Faith in KIDS #33 Putting On Clothes
Apr 21 2020 26 mins
What are the world's oldest socks? And the most expensive suit? Find out as Jam and Ed talk about these and the time Ed turned up at a wedding without his trousers. And what does this have to do with Ephesians 4:20-25? Amy fights the virus and it's our...
Faith in Parents #33 Lockdown on a Council Estate
Apr 16 2020 28 mins
Ed is back with Dr Duncan Forbes of Urban Ministries and his wife Shay. They talk about the lockdown from their own perspective on an estate in London where things sometimes look very different. You can actually watch this conversation - along with bits...
Faith in KIDS #32 One Body
Apr 14 2020 27 mins
Ed, Jam and Amy are back with more fun facts about hearts, teeth and lungs, fighting the virus, music and the whiparound question gets seriously out of hand. Well, out of foot. We're back with Ephesians 4:1-6, 15-16, finding out how we're all together...
Faith in KIDS #31 Loved in Christ
Apr 07 2020 30 mins
Grab a tape measure and join Ed, Jam and Amy. More fun facts, fighting the virus, music and the whiparound question. We're back with Ephesians 3:16-21, finding out how Jesus's love for us is so high, deep, wide and long. Listen together, enjoy and be...
Faith in KIDS #30 Together In Jesus
Mar 31 2020 27 mins
Grab some building bricks or blocks and join Ed, Jam and Amy as Ed starts doing his own jingles, and Jam has some amazing buildings. Plus Bob Hartman returns! We look at more of Ephesians Chapter 2 to find out how Jesus is the one who brings us...
Faith in KIDS #29 Death to Life
Mar 27 2020 28 mins
Grab a toy with a battery and join Ed, Jam and Amy as Ed impersonates a stressed Blue Whale. You can also listen to the voicemail of Zaccheus. We look at Ephesians Chapter 2 to find out how Jesus brings us from death to life. Listen together, enjoy and...
Faith in KIDS #28 A Forever Family
Mar 24 2020 29 mins
Ed and Jam are back - with a little help from their friends - looking at Ephesians Chapter 1 to find out how Jesus helps to get through some tough times together. We're not just in families in our homes (for who knows how long?). We're in the best...
Faith in Parents #32 Making the Most Of It
Mar 20 2020 40 mins
Ed, Amy and Jam talk about how to make the most of the situation with schools closing early, longer holidays, working from home and no church meetings. How can we thrive, rather than just survive?Loads of resources at the Faith in Kids website. Keep an...
Faith in Parents #31 Meet The Archers
Mar 18 2020 39 mins
Ed talks to Trevor and Val Archer, and discovers some ‘inconvenient truth’ about the middle class prosperity gospel. How does a teenager respond to being laughed at for being a Christian? And what’s a parent to do when their 11 year old refuses to tow...
Faith in Parents #30 Screen Time
Mar 04 2020 41 mins
Ed, Amy and Jam talk about the issue that many parents are battling with: screen time.Links to the Faith in Kids and Faith in Kids 4 Kids podcasts here.The new Faith in Kids 4 Kids stream is on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and other players here (just click...
Faith in Parents #29 Jeremy Marshall: parenting through adventure, argument & death
Feb 26 2020 37 mins
Ed talks to Jeremy Marshall about sharing hope, cancer, family holidays behind the Iron Curtain, being Christ-like in parenting, taking a stand rather than quietly grumbling, treating our children equally but differently and having robust debates around the table.
Faith in Parents #28 Duncan Forbes Part 2: Grabbing Hold of Culture
Feb 12 2020 31 mins
Ed, Amy and Jam continue the fascinating conversation from when Ed sat down with Dr Duncan Forbes about parenting, reading the Bible with your kids and grabbing hold of popular culture and asking it some difficult questions.Find about more about Duncan...
Faith in Parents #27 Duncan Forbes Part 1: Parenting on estates
Feb 05 2020 39 mins
Ed, Amy and Jam are back with a fascinating conversation with Dr Duncan Forbes about parenting, and living on Estates and all the joys and challenges that presents.
Faith in KIDS #27 Christmas Episode 6
Dec 30 2019 24 mins
Ed and Jam are back with Matt with talk about the person they'd most like to meet, and there's a lot of mind-blowing talk about stars.
Faith in KIDS #26 Christmas Episode 5
Dec 23 2019 24 mins
Ed, Jam and Matt talk about the best news that there has ever ever ever ever been.
Faith in KIDS #25 Christmas Episode 4
Dec 18 2019 21 mins
Ed and Jam are joined by special guest Matt while Ed talks about the time he arrived at a wedding without any trousers and in our sketch, Joseph meets the Roman soldier taking the census.
Faith in Parents #26 Christmas is Even Closer
Dec 16 2019 30 mins
Ed, Jam and Amy are back talking about Christmas, making memories and starting family - along with some listener comments, stories and traditions.
Faith in KIDS #24 - Christmas Episode 3
Dec 11 2019 18 mins
Ed and Jam are back with a frenzy of Festive Fun Facts about yule logs as they talk about Gabriel's appearance to Joseph in a dream.
Faith in Parents #25 Awesome Cutlery
Dec 09 2019 36 mins
Ed talks to Dan Adams and Gareth Loh who comprise Awesome Cutlery.
Faith in KIDS #23 Christmas Episode 2
Dec 04 2019 21 mins
Ed and Jam have more Festive Fun Facts about tinsel, baubles, radishes and highly flammable large goats.
Faith in Parents #24 Dumb Rocks
Nov 28 2019 40 mins
Ed talks to Jeremy Smith who has produced a new album for families called Dumb Rocks.
Faith in KIDS #22 Christmas Episode 1
Nov 27 2019 22 mins
Ed and Jam are very excited and return with Festive Fun Facts about Advent calendars, a sketch and lots more besides.
Faith in Parents #23 Christmas is Coming
Nov 21 2019 28 mins
Ed, Jam - and AMY! - are back talking about Christmas, how to make the most of it as a family and a church.
Faith in Parents #22 The Wonder of Diversity, Family and Church
Nov 13 2019 41 mins
Ed talks to Marína about being a Mum, raising black teenagers in London, the wonder of cultural diversity, the vital support of the local church and, of course, trusting our magnificent Lord Jesus Christ with our children.
Faith in KIDS #21 It's All About Grace
Nov 06 2019 19 mins
Ed and Jam are back and talking about to Michael Tinker about God's amazing grace and he introduces to a bunch of characters going on a space adventure.
Faith in Parents #21 Learning God's Truth through Song
Oct 30 2019 26 mins
Ed and Jam talk to Michael Tinker about his children's ministry, and how children can learn really deep lasting truths about God through songs.
Faith in KIDS #20 - Halloween Transformers!
Oct 18 2019 17 mins
Ed and Jam are back and talking about Halloween a bit but also about being transformed.
Faith in Parents #20 Being a Halloween Transformer
Oct 16 2019 34 mins
Ed and Jam talk to Amy about Halloween, and how we do or don't do celebrate this festival that is bigger than ever, and why.
Faith in Parents #19 Adopting
Sep 25 2019 38 mins
Ed talks to Amy and Ste about adopted three boys and one girl.
Faith in Parents #18 Epic Parenting Hashtag Fails
Sep 12 2019 18 mins
Ed talks to Jam about some recent parenting failures in his own life, partially involving pastry - and they consider whether they even were failures.
Faith in Parents #17 First Day At School
Aug 30 2019 28 mins
How do we deal with those emotions of sending our precious ones off on that first day at school?
Faith in KIDS #19 - Summer Special #6
Aug 28 2019 22 mins
Ed and Jam are travelling with Jesus up a mountain, and it gets pretty wild, especially if you like seeing people who died over a thousand years earlier!
Faith in KIDS #18 - Summer Special #5
Aug 20 2019 21 mins
Ed and Jam are travelling with Jesus to a lake as we find ourselves in Matthew 14:22-32 when Jesus walks on water.
Faith in Parents #16 - Back to School
Aug 16 2019 24 mins
Ed and Jam talk about those signs in shops going up which say 'Back to School', causing mixed feelings in both parents and children.
Faith in KIDS #17 - Summer Special #4
Aug 14 2019 22 mins
Ed and Jam are travelling with Jesus to the beach, with more fun facts fight off, cries of 'I want more' and wondering what would happen if Blackpool were taken over by sinister donkeys.
Faith in KIDS #16 - Summer Special #3
Aug 07 2019 21 mins
Ed and Jam are travelling with Jesus to a posh house in Matthew 9:9-13.
Faith in Parents #15b - Your Child's Heart
Aug 02 2019 28 mins
Ed and Jam talk to Sandy Galea about giving children young people a heart for God's Word, for prayer and for the lost plus lots more besides.
Faith in KIDS #15 - Summer Special #2
Jul 31 2019 23 mins
Ed and Jam are travelling with Jesus to a desert and some of Jam's fun facts blow Ed's mind.
Faith in Parents #15 Reading the Bible & Praying with Your Kids
Jul 25 2019 34 mins
Ed and Jam talk to Sandy Galea about reading the Bible and praying with your children in the early years.
Faith in KIDS #14 - Summer Special #1
Jul 24 2019 20 mins
Ed and Jam are back for some summer fun and travel with Jesus to the River Jordan.
Faith in Parents #14 Summer Holidays
Jul 17 2019 23 mins
Ed and Jam have an honest chat about holidays, and Ed has some top tips on getting our thinking right on how to make the most of these times together.
Faith in Parents #13b Lovewise Part 2
Jul 10 2019 33 mins
Ed is talks with Dr Liz Jones from Lovewise again about the way mums and dads relate to each other, and what happens beyond the age of eleven.
Faith in Parents #13a Lovewise
Jun 26 2019 40 mins
Ed talks to Dr Liz Jones from Lovewise about talking to your children about sex, identity, growing up and all those issues that we'd often rather avoid.
Faith in Parents #12 Gospel Centred Family with Tim Chester
Jun 12 2019 40 mins
Jam and Ed talk about Ed's chat with Christian author, pastor and dad of two daughters, Tim Chester, who wrote Gospel-Centre Family with Ed Moll.
Faith in Parents #11 A Spirit of Being Afraid
May 24 2019 28 mins
Jam and Ed talk about Ed's chat with his six year old friend Matthew about being afraid.
Faith in Parents #10 Talking Through The Tears
May 14 2019 30 mins
Ed talks to Amy about her chat with Isla (6) about things that make her sad.
Faith in KIDS #13 He's Gone We're Still Happy
May 07 2019 23 mins
Ed and Jam talk about scrolls, daft ways of flying and why you should get on your bike and make zooming noises.
Faith in Parents #9 A Real Time Adventure With Your Children
May 01 2019 32 mins
Ed and Jam talk about how things have been going, looking back to Word Alive (and A Turbulent Priest) and looking ahead to the Big Day Out and Massive For Parents and Leaders.
Faith in KIDS #12 You Must Tell People
Apr 17 2019 19 mins
Ed and Jam talk about cows, sheep, caterpillars and fisherman, and they coin a new phrase “Red Sky in the Day, Run Away.”
Faith in KIDS #11 Nonsense!
Apr 08 2019 17 mins
Ed and Jam talk about shrimps, jousting and big surprises.
Faith in KIDS #10 He's Gone!
Apr 01 2019 22 mins
Ed and Jam talk about nasty surprises, disastrous battles and defenestrations.
Faith in Parents #8 Talking About the Tough Stuff
Mar 26 2019 39 mins
Ed and Jam talk about how we speak to children about death and judgement.
Faith in KIDS #9 Put In A Tomb
Mar 26 2019 17 mins
Ed and Jam talk about how to stop sharks, hippos and bulls - and what that has to do with Jesus being in a tomb.
Faith in Parents #7 Crazy Busy Kids
Mar 19 2019 40 mins
In this episode, Ed and Jam talk about parenting crazy busy kids who get pulled in all kinds of directions, particularly because of sport. Ed interviews Graham Daniels (aka Danno) from Christians in Sport. We also had some lovely emails. Please email us...
Faith in KIDS #8 Darkness & A Torn Curtain
Mar 19 2019 19 mins
Ed and Jam talk about amazingly dangerous places and the most dangerous place of all.
Faith in KIDS #7 Saved Just in Time
Mar 12 2019 20 mins
Ed and Jam are back - and this time with an amazing new feature called Jam Reads The Bible.
Faith in Parents #6 Preschoolers
Feb 19 2019 25 mins
In this episode, Ed and Jam talk about the excitement - and challenges - of reading the Bible with pre-school children.
Faith in KIDS #6 Nailed to a Cross
Feb 19 2019 15 mins
Ed and Jam talk about shocking injuries and being chased by bears - and Ed reveal that he's a bearist, as well as Day 16 Nailed to a Cross in The Wonder of Easter.
Faith in Parents #5 Building Confidence
Feb 16 2019 32 mins
Ed and Jam talk about some killer stats - and they really are compelling.
Faith in KIDS #5 I AM
Feb 12 2019 16 mins
Ed and Jam talk about bones, thrones, unicorns, crowns along with the usual blend of comedy and music.
Faith in Parents #4 Teen Tribulations
Feb 05 2019 37 mins
Ed and Jam talk about letting your kids give the wrong answer in a study, before moving on to talk about reading the Bible with teenagers, finishing with a cracking interview father of two teens, Andrew Nicholls.
Faith in KIDS #4 Taken Away By Guards
Feb 05 2019 18 mins
Ed and Jam talk about kissing and strange greetings and Ed jumps up and down at one point and it's very exciting.
Faith in Parents #3 Managing A Small Crowd
Jan 29 2019 36 mins
Ed and Jam talk to Anita, mother of four children who are quite close together in age.
Faith in KIDS #3 Body and Blood
Jan 29 2019 17 mins
This episode supports Day 6, Body and Blood (Luke 22:19-20) on Page 26 of The Wonder of Easter which can be purchased at The Good Book Company.
Faith in Parents #2 Keep Going
Jan 23 2019 21 mins
Ed and Jam talk about the importance of keeping going when it comes to reading the Bible with your kids..
Faith in KIDS #2 All Against Jesus
Jan 23 2019 15 mins
Welcome back to another episode of the Faith in Kids Podcast where Ed and Jam talk about naan breads and silver, so all completely normal.
Faith in Parents #1 START HERE
Jan 14 2019 24 mins
Ed and Jam talk about reading the Bible with your kids in all its messiness and look at the Wonder of Easter Day 1 Return of the King.
Faith in KIDS #1 The Return of the King
Jan 14 2019 16 mins
Ed and Jam talk about The Wonder of Easter, donkeys, zebroids, and the Return of the King in Luke 19.
Faith in KIDS Podcast - Trailer
Dec 17 2018 3 mins
Ed and Jam introduce the Faith in Kids podcast is all about families reading the Bible together.