Jesus was the greatest disciple maker who has ever lived. Let’s take a look at how Christ made disciples and we’ll discover some keys that will help kids become followers for life – kids who love Jesus and commit themselves to His purpose.
Though many people followed Jesus, He chose twelve ordinary men with a mixture of backgrounds and personalities to be His disciples. Jesus’ entire ministry depended upon these individuals who would go on to anchor the Church. Read the rest of this entry »
“One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. ‘Which road do I take?’ she asked. ‘Where do you want to go?’ was his response. ‘I don’t know,’ Alice answered. ‘Then,’ said the cat, ‘it doesn’t matter which way you go.’”
Where do you want to go?
Visionary leaders see the big picture
One of the most powerful keys to impact your children’s ministry is to “Begin with the end in mind.”
To begin with the end in mind, simply ask, “What do I hope to accomplish in my children’s ministry?” While leading children to genuine faith in our Lord Jesus is a high priority, salvation is not the end goal. We see in the Great Commandment that we are to love God and others. We learn from the Great Commission that Jesus commanded us to make disciples. So, our goal should be to teach kids to love Christ, love people, and become His disciples. Read the rest of this entry »
Asking children to accept Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior means giving them opportunities to hear the Good News, and to put their faith in Jesus Christ.
Use this NEW 16-page Good News Story booklet to share the Gospel during VBS, with visiting children, for community outreach this summer, or to help believing children fully understand the Good News – so they in turn can share it with others.
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