Articles on Children and Family

Why We Let the Little Ones Come to the Service – Christian Article

I remember the Sunday driving home from church when Becky said, “Wow, I think I was able to listen to the whole sermon today.” Our kids had finally reached the age where they were able to sit still in our church’s service without needing attention. Now we’ve “started over” with two more children. There is no doubt that welcoming children into the service is difficult for parents, but I am convinced it is the best thing for the children, the…

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Mothers, Make Time for Yourselves…Read a Book – Christian Article

Consider this: Parents are called by God to disciple their children. Luke’s gospel tells us,  “A disciple is not above his teacher, but everyone when he is fully trained will be like his teacher” (Luke 6:40). This is true of character, but this is also true of habits and loves. Consider this: Mothers bear the image of God, marred in the fall, and are commanded to continually put on the mind of Christ. This means spending time in the Word of…

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