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Sparing Children from the Follies of Their Generation

July 7, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
Here is some very wise and timely advice from John Piper: It is a wonderful thing that, if you believe and teach the straightforward truths of the Bible, you will spare yourself and your children a hundred follies of each new generation. If you want to be useful for your generation, you don’t need to […]... continue >>

A Crucial Teachable Moment

July 6, 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments
Parents and teachers often talk about “teachable moments.” A specific situation or circumstance arises that provides an opportunity to really drive home a particular truth and heart application in the lives of our children. Whether sharing a beloved toy, learning patience while waiting to be called on, or enduring being made fun of, hopefully we’re […]... continue >>

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 >>