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Help, I’m a Substitute!

September 17, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
As wonderful as it would be to have the same consistent Sunday school teachers and small group leaders every week, we all know there are times when substitutes are necessary. Most of the time, an absence from the classroom is planned well in advance, and adequate arrangements can be made to prepare a substitute. Other […]... continue >>

Will Our Children Know and Treasure the Great Hymns of Faith?

September 16, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
It is amazing to me how many times—especially in life’s most difficult situations—the words of great hymns come to mind to guide my thoughts and emotions. …though the wrong seems oft so strong, God is the ruler yet…Jesus who died shall be satisfied, And earth and heaven be one. (This is My Father’s World)  …The […]... continue >>

Are They Really Worshipping God?

September 15, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
As much as I delight in watching a roomful of 6- and 7-years olds jubilantly singing songs of praise to God in the classroom, I am reminded of these important words from worship leader and song writer Bob Kauflin: “Worshipping God” means different things at different ages. Younger children, who may not know God yet, […]... continue >>

Join Children Desiring God at IMPACT: Chicago

September 11, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Join Children Desiring God at the IMPACT: The Next Generation conference to be encouraged and equipped for training the next generation. Three plenary sessions will explore the biblical foundations for discipleship of children and youth and present a vision for God-centered worship, biblical literacy and encouraging faith in the next generation. Then, select two of […]... continue >>

Now available for Android & iPhone: The Growing in Faith Together App

September 11, 2014 in Blog with 2 Comments
As Sunday School is starting this fall, Children Desiring God is excited to offer a new resource to help parents and churches partner together and extend learned beyond the classroom. Our new Growing in Faith Together App is now available for both iPhone and Android! Growing in Faith Together: Parent and Child Resource Pages (GIFT […]... continue >>