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Teaching Your Child to Be a Child of God

Good News for Parents and Grandparents: Get To, Not Got To

What If? Catching the faith at home

Inside Out: The alien has landed

Bringing faith to the everyday for our children and grandchildren?

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Teaching Your Child to Be a Child of God

Posted by Tracey Daniels at

As you have heard before, our children learn best by watching us. Therefore, we must all take on the characteristics of God and be a good child of God example.  A parent’s  greatest responsibility is to teach their child(ren) to be a child of God and what that means in today’s world.  It means taking on the character of God, for we are made in His image.  We need to treat others with respect and see them as children of God. When we are kingdom people, we follow God’s greatest commandments to love God and love others. 

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Good News for Parents and Grandparents: Get To, Not Got To

Posted by Liz Perraud at

Greg Priebbenow, a Lutheran pastor in Australia and author of the Forming Faith blogsite writes... “When communicating to parents and grandparents about passing on the Christian faith, I stress that this is a matter of ‘get to’ not ‘got to.’ We pass on the faith because we love our children and young people enough that we want them to know the much greater love of God, personally. We pass on the faith because it is our joy to be co-partners with God in the shaping of a life for eternity. We pass on the faith because we desire that our...

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What If? Catching the faith at home

Posted by Liz Perraud at

By Shirley Carlson, La Crescenta Presbyterian Church, California As parents, we hope our children will "catch the faith" from us. Modeling good Christian practices does pay off. But we sometimes forget God's charge to us in Deuteronomy 11:19. "Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up."   What is the "them" in that verse?   God says it is MY WORD. Church is a good place to learn the scriptures, but it should not be the only place.  ...

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Inside Out: The alien has landed

Posted by Liz Perraud at

There's a lot packed into this fun and interesting cartoon that needs unpacking with your children!

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Bringing faith to the everyday for our children and grandchildren?

Posted by Liz Perraud at

...how important it is to find ways to weave faith conversations and practices into the everyday. Breakfast, bath time, drive time, and all the in-betweens.

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