Ep. 19: Children
Baha'i mom and poet Andrea Hope and co-host Mallory Quigg discuss guiding children and teaching chidren's classes as encouraged in Book 3 from the Ruhi Institute.
The resources for this episode are as follows:
Quote of 'Abdu'l-Baha: "As to thy question regarding the education of children: It behoveth thee to nurture them at the breast of the love of God, and urge them onward to the things of the spirit—that they may turn their faces unto God; that their ways may conform to the rules of good conduct and their character be second to none; that they make their own all the graces and praiseworthy qualities of humankind; that they acquire a sound knowledge of the various branches of learning—so that from the very beginning of life they may become spiritual beings, dwellers in the Kingdom, enamoured of the sweet breaths of holiness, and may receive an education religious, spiritual, and of the Heavenly Realm. Verily will I call upon God to grant them a happy outcome in this."
Ruhi Book 3: https://www.ruhi.org/materials/list.php
Resources for children's classes:
Children's Book Directory (we highlighted Jungle of Virtues):