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Intergenerational Teaching: Why and How?

February 22, 2017 in 2013 National Conference with 0 Comments
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised, and his greatness is unsearchable. One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts.—Psalm 145:3-4 Intergenerational classes are a wonderful way to gather families to learn together. It is not the last resort when babysitters are not available, but an opportunity […]... continue >>

Do they See Jesus as Master and Lord?

February 21, 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments
Submission to authority is one of the primary disciplines that parents must teach their children. Even in submitting to the seemingly little commands of parents, children learn important truths that will better prepare them for a fulfilling and happy life. However, the main reason we should teach our children about submission is to help them […]... continue >>

Parenting and Teaching from a Thankful Heart

February 20, 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments
Pastor David Michael recently shared these words from C.H. Spurgeon during Children Desiring God staff devotion time. I wonder what impact it would have on our parenting and teaching ministries if we carefully reflected on Spurgeon’s remarks and questions regarding Psalm 103:2—“Forget not all his benefits.” It is a delightful and profitable occupation to mark […]... continue >>

Praying for the Next Generation and Your Volunteers

February 15, 2017 in 2013 National Conference with 0 Comments
Have you prayed for your children today? Do you only pray for them when you are with them? How often do you pray for or with your students on Sunday morning? “It is easy for us to set our days on cruise control and completely push the Lord out. Prayer is our only vehicle that […]... continue >>

Passing the Baton in the Midst of a Hostile Crowd

February 14, 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments
Parents and ministry leaders, here is something to ponder: Passing on the [Christian] faith has been compared to handing off a baton in a relay race. And there are many things to commend that analogy to us. There is a real gospel—the baton—to pass on. It must be passed on individually. The one with the […]... continue >>