I sincerely believe that Easter Sunday is a better holiday than Christmas. Now before clicking on to something else because you think I am crazy, read on. If you asked your kids which holiday is better, we all know the answer. It’s Christmas ten times out of ten. After all, most of us don’t start … Continue reading Easter is Better than Christmas…and I Can Prove It.
If you have ever tried to help a young child understand faith, then you know how difficult of a task that is. It's not a concept that is entirely concrete--it's a bit abstract. So it's hard for a young mind to fully comprehend and appreciate it. It requires us to explain faith as trusting in … Continue reading 3 Keys to Helping Our Kids Understand Faith in Jesus
As youth leaders and parents, we have to help students experience what it means reflect the love of Christ—through experience—it’s how they are wired to learn. It is what is necessary if our students are going to thrive and create change. You don’t need a new program or some complex system, you just need a few simple steps. Let me show you what I mean.
There is no amount of protesting, no amount of legislation, no removal of statues, and no amount of reparations that can mend the wound short of the gospel. The only solution for racism is God's solution—it's in the gospel of Jesus.
There’s no question our lives have been a little out of sorts lately. We have seen the articles and heard the news. We have seen the hardship of so many around us and have watched the disappointment in our kids—first school, then activities, then an abnormal summer and now massive uncertainty with the fall approaching.