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Interview with Sally Michael

August 31, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
In the current issue of CREDO magazine, “Let the Children Come to Jesus,” Matthew Barrett has an informative interview with Sally Michael. Here are some of the questions he posed to her: What makes a good children’s book? What is the number one mistake churches make when structuring and developing a children’s Sunday school curriculum […]... continue >>

God’s Rules and Biblical Balance

August 26, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
In the past, children’s Bible resources were often marked by “moralism,” whereby the end goal was to produce outwardly “good little boys and girls.” But what these resources often inadvertently encouraged was faithless little boys and girls, working hard in a futile effort to earn a right standing before God by keeping His rules. Hopefully, […]... continue >>

Arm them with the Gospel

August 25, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
One of the great privileges of teaching or leading a small group is the many opportunities to share the Gospel with children. But we often make an assumption that our children’s ministry volunteers are well taught and articulate in the “what” and “how” in communicating the Gospel to children. I know that, for myself, I […]... continue >>

The Why and What of a Christian Education

August 24, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
Dr. Albert Mohler makes a great case for why our children and students need a distinctly Christian education of the mind: Christianity recognizes and affirms the importance of the intellect. The life of the mind is understood to be a central issue of Christian discipleship. The Christian is not only to live in obedience to […]... continue >>

A Look Inside: Open My Eyes, Part 4

August 20, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
Today is the final day we are taking an inside look at the themes found in Open My Eyes, our new curriculum for senior high students on studying the Bible. The need to study the Bible Understanding the genres of Biblical literature Learning inductive Bible study skills Responding to God in faith from the heart […]... continue >>