Monthly Archive: September 2008

Why Kids Need “Sequenced” Discipleship

Sir Isaac Newton (English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, natural philosopher, alchemist. and theologian) was one of the most brilliant men who ever lived. He told a fellow scientist who wondered how Newton was able to accomplish so much, “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Children, at every point in their development, stand on the shoulders of their former …

True Discipleship

Here is an outline that might be helpful for a class on discipleship OVERRIDING PRINCIPLES OF TRUE DISCIPLESHIP A True Disciple of Jesus is: Humble – Matthew 18:1-5 Obedient – John 14:15,23-24 A Servant – Mark 9:33-37; 10:35-45 TERMS OF TRUE DISCIPLESHIP A True Disciple has a: Supreme Love for Jesus Christ – Luke 14:26 Denial of Self – Matthew 16:24 Deliberate Choosing of the …

Real vs. Cartoons

One of the features of DiscipleLand Bible Curriculum that we often get positive feedback on is the Bible Pictures that are an integral part of the material. In addition to the full color Bible pages DiscipleLand also offers coloring versions of much of the art. Just this week we got the following e-mail from Karen in response to a download error she found on our …

It Starts at the Top

I’ve been training Sunday school teachers and children’s pastors for more than twenty years. This has allowed me to speak to over 50,000 teachers in local churches and area conferences. It is always a blessing to see people awaken to the impact they can have on young lives. I am blessed to have the opportunity to encourage and challenge the people who hold the future …