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Athletic Kids Part 2 – Exercise for the Spirit

Athletic Kids Part 2 – Exercise for the Spirit Athletic Kids Part 2 – Exercise for the Spirit Do your kids or the kids you teach in church participate in sports? Or do they have a favorite athletic activity? If so, you have an opportunity to use it as an illustration to help kids understand spiritual health.... Read More

Athletic Kids Part 1 – Food for the Spirit

Athletic Kids Part 1 – Food for the Spirit Athletic Kids Part 1 – Food for the Spirit Do your kids or the kids you teach in church participate in sports? Or do they have a favorite athletic activity? If so, you have an opportunity to use it as an illustration to help kids understand spiritual health.... Read More

Can a Young Child be Saved? Part 2

Can a Young Child be Saved? Part 2 Can a Young Child be Saved? Part 2 People are skeptical that very young children can truly have adequate faith, and wonder if we should focus on those who have greater understanding. In Part 1, we looked at the first five verses of Matthew 18, where Jesus said that to... Read More

Can a Young Child be Saved? Part 1

Can a Young Child be Saved? Part 1 Can a Young Child be Saved? Part 1 Can a very young child truly be saved and on his way to Heaven? Can he be in the Kingdom of Heaven here on earth, one of those who is a genuine believer? A Christian educator has said that the faith of a child up to age 12 could be... Read More

Five Ways to Teach Kids to Be Global Christians

Five Ways to Teach Kids to Be Global Christians How can we help our kids view themselves as part of the global church? I had an interesting conversation in a restaurant with someone who was visiting the United States from Argentina. He was eager to interview Americans and test the stereotype that Americans are loud... Read More

What COVID Restrictions Can Teach Us About God

What COVID Restrictions Can Teach Us About God What COVID Restrictions Can Teach Us About God By Lydia Kaiser One thing that was made abundantly clear during COVID restrictions, is that when we don’t have the opportunity to connect with others, we suffer. Why is that? Because we were made in the image of God, our... Read More