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Partnering with families in faith formation

Faith formation at home

If Wednesday is the new Sunday then what does that mean for Christian education?

Bible study curriculum for K-8 ready for fall

Introducing GenOn Staff: Jason Harshberger

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Partnering with families in faith formation

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One of my favorite rooms on a LOGOS evening is the kitchen. There's a buzz about that place-I've seen it in churches all over no matter the size of the program or the sophistication of the meals. In my church we've had a year of a busted dishwasher, a broken hot water heater, hurt (and healed!) feelings, deeply personal stories, and rounds of the flu. Too many people some nights and not enough people other nights. And yet there's a common purpose (to deliver dinner on time!) and always a welcoming atmosphere for those seeking a place to serve at...

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Faith formation at home

Posted by Liz Perraud at

By Laura Sambito, Highlands United Presbyterian Church, Jacksonville, Fl How can I help them always remember that God loves them? I'm sure every parent has asked this question at least a time or two. As a mom of two young boys and church educator to about 50 more young people, I have spent many hours contemplating this question. So, when our LOGOS schedule allowed for adding a designated "Worship Skills" time, I wanted it to be focused on more than just music, which has been our norm. In the fall, our children learned about the liturgical calendar, parts of worship,...

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If Wednesday is the new Sunday then what does that mean for Christian education?

Posted by Liz Perraud at

There was a day when schools and communities guarded Wednesday night as “church night.” Rarely were school sports practices or evening events scheduled. And then there wasn’t that day. Maybe the practice was more of a Bible Belt thing—most common in the south and midwest states. Growing up in the DC area I have no memory of Wednesday night reserved for religious reasons and it certainly wasn’t the case for my children. We all know about the gradual erosion of Sunday morning as “sacred” time. About 20 years ago, our soccer club ruled that no game would start prior to...

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Bible study curriculum for K-8 ready for fall

Posted by Liz Perraud at

GenOn Ministries' revised K-8 Faith for Life Bible study courses are ready! This well-loved curriculum is engaging, faith-deepening and grows relationships!  Kindergarten Course: God Loves Me: Students explore the love and joy that God has for each of us.  Course (Grade) 1: Friends and Family in Faith: Students learn of making friends through seeing Jesus as a friend and exploring biblical teachings about friendship. Course (Grade) 2: Jesus and His Followers: Jesus is introduced as the embodiment of what God is like as students learn about Jesus' life and his teachings and what it means for how we are to live with one another today. ...

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Introducing GenOn Staff: Jason Harshberger

Posted by Liz Perraud at

We welcome Jason Harshberger to the GenOn staff as the Regional Church Supporter for our North West Region (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, and Wyoming). Reverend Dr. Jason Harshberger has been a part of LOGOS for over 15 years.  He grew up in a LOGOS ministry church, he is a GenOn training leader and has also served on the GenOn Board of Directors.  Jason has served full-time in the Presbyterian church since 2003. He and his family currently live in Laramie, Wyoming.

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