Topic - Teacher Training, Tools & Strategies
The Importance of Biblical Literacy for the Next Generation
We have the tremendous responsibility and privilege as parents and teachers of giving our children a thorough knowledge of the Bible. This seminar will focus on the importance of Bible literacy, as well as age-related goals and expectations, and practical tips for achieving these in the classroom and home.
Helping Children Develop a Biblical Worldview
We are living in an increasingly postmodern culture that is hostile to absolute truth, especially the truth and authority of God’s Word. This seminar will focus on the necessity of giving our students and children a biblical worldview, so that they would see and interpret everything in life through the truth of Scripture.
Effective Teaching Strategies
Effective teachers are growing teachers. Learning and developing effective teaching strategies is part of the growth process. This workshop will highlight how to avoid some common teaching errors in an effort to help you make the most of your classroom time with students.
Teaching the Difficult Doctrines in Children's Ministry
The goal of this seminar is to help teachers and ministry leaders understand the importance of teaching the “difficult doctrines” to children and to suggest some practical ways of teaching these doctrines. Doctrines to be discussed include: sovereignty, sin, law and grace, fear of God, suffering, election, and hell.
Word Art: Word Pictures in Gospel Teaching
Jesus, the master teacher, used both visuals and word pictures to convey and clarify truth. As concrete learners, young children can more easily grasp deep spiritual truth when presented with verbal and visual pictures. We will examine biblical word pictures and learn the basic principles for crafting them for our teaching.
God-Centered Teaching in a Child-Centered World
The book of Proverbs is an account of a father teaching his son to walk in the way of wisdom and embrace it in his life. In a world where various learning styles are promoted as breakthroughs in helping teachers teach and children learn, it is fascinating to see what the Holy Spirit inspired as a model of teaching. This seminar aims to equip teachers to teach in a God-centered manner using a God-Centered approach to teaching and learning.
Mining the Word—Scripture Study Skills for Adults
Would you like to increase your depth of insight and gain greater passion and momentum for the Word? Join us as we examine several simple, helpful Bible study tools together. Bring a Bible!
Teaching to Reach the Heart
Teaching truth is the first step to building children who are strong in the Lord. We also must aim our teaching to engage a heart response in children. Learn how to shepherd a children's heart to respond to Jesus as Savior and Lord.
Involving Students in the Learning Process
Are your students active participants in the learning process or passive listeners? This seminar presents tools to make them active participants and explains why this is such an important factor in Bible teaching.
Developing Bible Skills in Children
The Bible is the foundation for all truth. As parents and teachers, it is our responsibility to diligently teach our children the scriptures. In this workshop we will set goals and give practical ideas for building Bible skills in children, nursery through the elementary years.
Teaching the Whole Counsel of God
Training Children Toward Holiness
Teaching Children the Fear of the Lord