“So it is not the will of my Father who is in heaven that one of these little ones should perish.” -Matthew 18:14
-Pat Verbal Bethany told her Sunday school teacher, “My dad and I buy a lottery ticket every week at the gas station. We won ten dollars once!” Before the teacher could intervene, Joshua spoke up, “You shouldn’t play the lottery; that’s gambling!” Many children are exposed to gambling every day-lottery tickets on sale at the … Continue reading Talking to Children about Gambling
-Wallace Grant You are right. God does know what we need. God tells us in Matthew 6:8, “Your Father knows what you need before you ask him.” But in the next verses he tells us to pray for our needs. In 1 Thessalonians 5:17 God commands us to pray continually. That means to pray a … Continue reading Since God knows what we need before we ask, why do we need to pray?
-Tina Buschman “You are such a good little girl.” Those words were sweet to me as a young child. I always tried hard to please my parents and teachers. Our family of six lived outside a small town in southeast Nebraska and attended church as our weekend plans allowed. I knew about God from church … Continue reading THE POWER OF GOD IN THE LIFE OF A CHILD
Understand Islam The children you teach may have met Muslims and may even have some as friends. Christian children may hear Muslim kids talking about God and familiar names from the Bible, see their devotion to prayer and think they are serving the same God. Christians need to know similarities and differences between their faith … Continue reading HELP CHRISTIAN KID’S UNDERSTAND ISLAM