Children’s Event Topics

For your church or school

Themes of the Bible

Laurie talks about the many different themes and sub-themes coursing through the Bible from the Old and New Testaments. She show the consistency of God’s character and His plan for us. She talks about the main theme, God’s rescue and shows how he rescued his children in Genesis and continues to rescue us today.

A Day with Mr. Blue

Laurie focuses on her book, Mr. Blue- a Job for You. Mr. Blue is a sad triangle who learns a few lessons with a little help from his friends. Mr. Blue is based on Ephesians 2:10, “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” Laurie brings a wealth of experience with children. She makes the message fun and interesting and she is flexible with the needs of the group.

I Have Questions about Baptism

Laurie focuses on the key points of baptism. Helps the student and/or parents to sort out the significance and if the student is ready. Covers the basics of study of baptism. this si to be used in conjuntion with  the book God Should I Be Baptized?

I Have Questions about Communion

Laurie focuses on the key points of communion. Helps the student and/or parents to sort out the significance and if the student is ready to receive the Lord’s Supper. This talk covers the basics. this si to be used in conjuntion with  the book The Lord’s Supper- Let’s Get Ready!

Steps to Writing a Children’s Book

Key steps in planning and writing a children’s book. Q&A is a large part of this talk so your specific questions get answered.


Adult Event Topics


Hearts Entwined- Gospel-Centered Relationships (for women)

Laurie focuses on Gospel-centered relationships within the church and the world. She inspires women to relationships that resemble Christ’s relationship to to us.

10 Tips for Teaching Doctrine to Children

A message for parents and educators to help them present doctine to children. One of Laurie’s gifts is to bring sometimes difficult doctines to a level that a child can understand.

Laurie Donahue is an author and speaker who lives in Southern California. She has written or co-written 6 books for children and teens, including the bestseller, "God Should I Be Baptized?" She holds a California Community College Teaching Credential. Laurie's website is

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