Helps For Teaching Baptism And The Plan Of Salvation

The 2018 World Cup is fast approaching, with national sides making their final preparations ahead of this summer’s tournament.
We now know the groups after December’s draw. England have been put together with Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in Group G.
Gareth Southgate’s side were not among the top seeds, meaning they featured in pot two… [Continue Reading]

Ways To Help Children Understand God And Salvation

Children And Their Teacher

Are the truths of God too difficult for a child to comprehend?
Certainly not! We begin the process by letting the child know that God is so great and awesome that nobody can understand Him completely. Then, as they hear truths about God they won’t feel so uncertain when something they hear… [Continue Reading]

7 Points To Teach About The Plan Of Salvation

1) WHO IS GOD?
 Attributes of God (eternal, self-existent, omnipotent, omniscient, omnipresent, holy, loving, fair, Spirit, righteous).
 God is so awesome and great that we can never understand everything about Him because we are not God.
 What is the Trinity? God has three different parts (Father, Son and Holy Spirit).
2) GOD’S WORLD WAS PERFECT UNTIL SIN.
 Who is… [Continue Reading]

Helping A Child Grow After Baptism

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Once a child is baptized it is important that we continue to nurture them and help them continue to mature in their faith.
The number one way we do that is by setting the example. Children need to witness their superiors modeling a Spirit-filled life. Do children see God living and active in us?… [Continue Reading]

Are You Qualified To Teach Children About Baptism?

Are You Qualified To Teach Children?

The only qualification for teaching the process of baptism to someone is to be a baptized believer yourself. The additional necessity for teaching children about the Plan of Salvation is to use illustrations, object lessons, visuals and scenarios that a child can comprehend. When trying to child-proof a home, experts tell parents to get down… [Continue Reading]

10 Keys For Teaching Children

1) BE ENTHUSIASTIC.
Children are great at reading people.  If you are not happy about teaching then they will pick up on that and are less likely to be attentive.  If you are bubbly, energetic and appear to really enjoy teaching and really believe in the content of your lesson then children will feed off that.
2)… [Continue Reading]

How Can We Know If A Child Is Ready For Baptism?

Ready for Baptism

How Can We Know If A Child Is Ready For Baptism?

We teach our children about God and His Word as soon as their ears will hear. We work diligently to instill in them Godly principles and truths. But then when they come to us a few years later and confess their desire to accept Jesus as their Lord and Savior, we wrestle with the question,

“are they really ready”?