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Four P’s for Encouraging Personal Bible Reading

October 20, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Are you struggling to incorporate daily Bible reading and personal devotions into your life? Is joy for God’s Word sometimes waning? Blogger Tim Challies had a recent post about the benefits of personal devotions and Bible reading. Not only is his post helpful for adults but the four P’s he states would be easy to […]... continue >>

IMPACT: Chicago ? Early-Bird Registration Still Available

October 16, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Here are the top 4 reasons you should join Children Desiring God in Chicago for IMPACT: The Next Generation: Refreshment for you soul Life-changing teaching Encouragement in ministry Partnership development with others serving in children’s and youth ministry, pastors and parents And, we have extended our early-bird pricing through October 22 so you can still experience […]... continue >>

Parenting a Sinner into Sainthood

October 15, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
Here are some words of wisdom from Sinclair Ferguson:, In a world drifting on a sea of parental moral and spiritual confusion, the doctrine of the total depravity of our children is actually an important practical anchor. Parents who understand its significance recognize the divine wisdom in teaching the commandments of God, given as they […]... continue >>

Welcoming Missionary Children

October 14, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
This true story by Connie Oman serves as an important reminder: While readying a classroom before Sunday school, I noticed a missionary family on home assignment. I hugged the mom and greeted the children saying how wonderful it was that they could be in Sunday school today. The smiles disappeared from the children’s faces. The […]... continue >>

Helping Children Apply Truth

October 13, 2014 in Blog with 0 Comments
I love this quote from Lou Priolo: For the Christian, learning is not facts to be learned but truth to lived.  (Teach Them Diligently: How to Use the Scriptures in Child Training, copyright©2000, page 21) In her seminar, “Reaching the Heart”, Sally Michael expands on this thought: Teaching that aims only at informing the intellect […]... continue >>