Growing Your Children’s Prayer Life

Growing Your Children’s Prayer Life

Blog, Kids
Like most Christian families, we want to instill in our kids the importance of prayer. Prayer is our open line of communication directly to God. Through prayer we can pour out our heart to God, lift up others before him, and intercede for other people and situations. Not only does God hear our prayers but he loves to hear them and somehow incorporates our prayers into his work around the world. We are also trying to teach our kids that they can talk with God any time they want. Not just at bed time or at dinner but they can pray about anything at any time and know that God is listening. This is a lot for a small child to understand, it can be a lot for adults to…
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9 Easy Ways to Grow Your Child’s Interest in Missions

9 Easy Ways to Grow Your Child’s Interest in Missions

Blog, Kids, Missions
As parents, we want our kids to learn about the world, be exposed to other cultures and build cross-cultural friendships. It's healthy for our kids to appreciate the uniqueness of other cultures and countries as well as to build a greater appreciation of our own country. Christian parents have an even bigger job on top of this: nurturing in our kids a love for others and a desire to see people from all over the world follow Jesus. This is a big job and it can be difficult to know how to start but helping your kids grow their interest and love for the nations can be fun. Your children’s natural curiosity should be an encouragement and you just might find your own interest growing alongside theirs. Below are nine…
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