12 Picture Books to Explore Faith and Spirituality with Kids

by Dena McMurdie

Faith has always played an important role in my life. It gets me through the hard times and fills me with hope for the future. Because it’s been a force for good in my life, I want to pass along my faith to my children.

My family and I belong to a church, but many people worship differently, or want a less structured approach to their spirituality. Additionally, as America becomes more diverse in faith and culture, it’s important to have varied and inclusive books that address spiritual themes.

Here are 12 books that will help you answer your child’s questions and teach them about faith.