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Good Summer Read for Older Children

June 30, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
Can you guess what famous theologian said the following? Worship is pure or base as the worshiper entertains high or low thoughts of God. For this reason the gravest question before the Church is always God Himself, and the most portentous fact about any man is not what he at a given time may say […]... continue >>

Start Filling the Mind with Truth

June 29, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
In his seminar, ”Teaching Children to Know and Love God by Knowing and Loving Theology,” Dr. Bruce Ware explains the importance of understanding the “progression of truth” as we teach our children. He lays out the progression as follows: Head ? Heart? Hands? Habitat or another way of stating it… Knowing ? Loving ? Living […]... continue >>

An Inside Look at Application ? Faithful to All His Promises, Revised

June 24, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
When teaching Sunday school, there are two main pillars to the class time: teaching and application. Application is an essential step to apply truths from the Bible lesson to a child’s everyday life. The Small Group Application section of each lesson provides small group leaders with specific questions to discuss with the children in their […]... continue >>

A Good Summer Read for Young Children

June 23, 2015 in Blog with 1 Comments
My grandchildren love their Bible story time before bed. Favorites include, Read-Aloud Bible Stories by Ella K. Lindvall, and The Beginners Bible: Timeless Children’s Stories by Karyn Henley (we prefer the out-of-print 1989 version). Recently, as a gift, they received a copy of Kenneth Taylor’s book, Everything A Child Should Know About God. It is akin to a […]... continue >>

Now Available: Faithful to All His Promises, Revised

June 22, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
It’s finally here! After over a year of hard work from the entire Children Desiring God team, we are excited to announce that Faithful to All His Promises, Revised, is officially released! If you are new to this curriculum, Faithful to All His Promises is a Sunday school curriculum targeted toward 2nd grade children that […]... continue >>