Thriving Family Photo Contest!



E-mail us funny photos of your kids for an opportunity to win a Sportcraft® Ltd. lawn game, Focus on the Family’s Adventures in Odyssey 4-CD sets and other family-friendly products!

Submit photos of your children in six categories:

  1. School graduation (all ages)
  2. Summer vacation
  3. Child’s first birthday
  4. Cooking chaos with kids
  5. Fall fun
  6. Winter time

The winning photos (first-place winners in each category and runners-up) will be published in Thriving Family magazine throughout the coming year, and those submitting the photos will receive prizes. Honorable mentions will be published online.

The contest runs from Friday, April 23, 2010, to Friday, July 16, 2010.

Thriving Family editors will select six first-place winners (one for each category). The six winners will receive a Sportcraft Ltd. lawn game and various Focus on the Family products. Each first-place prize pack’s estimated value is between $100 and $150.

There will be up to 24 winning runners-up, who will receive prizes valued between $25 and $75.

First-place winners will receive one of the following from Sportcraft Ltd.:


First-place winners will also receive a variety of Focus on the Family prizes that may include, but is not limited to, the following:

Adventures in Odyssey grab bag of CDs (any three)
TrueU: Does God Exist? DVD
Drive Thru History DVDs
Soldiers, Jamestown, and Heroes of Virginia
Patriots, Penn, and the Freedom Trail
New York, New Jersey, and Washington’s Warriors
Columbus, the Pilgrims, and Early Boston
Parenting or marriage books, such as
Bedtime Blessings by Dr. John Trent, Ph.D.
Blessing Your Husband by Debra Evans
Choosing Your Child’s Education by Maria Hernandez Ferrier, Ed.D.
Creative Correction by Lisa Whelchel
The Gift of Grandparenting by Eric Wiggin
Giving Your Child the Excellence Edge by Vicki Caruana
No More Headaches by Dr. Juli Slattery
Raising a Modern-Day Knight by Robert Lewis
Raising a Modern-Day Princess by Pam Farrel and Doreen Hanna
Sleep: It Does a Family Good by Dr. Archibald D. Hart
She Calls Me Daddy by Robert Wolgemuth
Stand teen devotionals by Alex McFarland
Stand Strong in College by Alex McFarland
The Way to Love Your Wife by Dr. Clifford and Joyce Penner
Essentials of Marriage group kits
Higher Love
Who Did You Really Marry?

Send entries to Please include a caption, 50-words or less, with each entry. Provide your first and last name, mailing address and name(s) and age(s) of your child(ren) featured in the photo.

See official rules for complete details.
No purchase necessary to win.


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