LOVING PRODIGAL CHILDREN

2018 – MONDAY 24 SEPTEMBER LOVING PRODIGAL CHILDREN I have seen many wonderful parents suffer the disappointment of one or more of their children leave their faith and make bad life choices. The parable Jesus taught of the prodigal son is full of great principles for parents. 1. MAKE SURE…
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KEEPING YOUR TEENAGERS IN CHURCH

2018 – SUNDAY 23 SEPTEMBER KEEPING YOUR TEENAGERS IN CHURCH 1. LET THEM SEE YOUR GENUINE LOVE FOR CHURCH Your love for an imperfect group of people and their leadership – and your engagement with them in the cause of the church – trains up a child in the way…
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HOW TO KEEP YOUR KIDS IN CHURCH

2018 – SATURDAY 22 SEPTEMBER HOW TO KEEP YOUR KIDS IN CHURCH 1. MAKE SUNDAY THE FIRST DAY OF YOUR WEEK Successful people have calendars in which they prioritise what is important to them. Put church in your diary first and order everything else around your “seek first” date. 2….
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HOW TO LOSE YOUR KIDS FROM CHURCH

2018 – FRIDAY 21 SEPTEMBER HOW TO LOSE YOUR KIDS FROM CHURCH 1. ATTEND CHURCH WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE IT Put church way down on your priority list. Show your kids that church is just a religious event to be attended every so often at your convenience. 2. CRITICISE THE…
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TRAIN UP A CHILD

2018 – THURSDAY 20 SEPTEMBER TRAIN UP A CHILD 2 Kings 22:1&2 “Josiah was eight years old when he became king, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Jedidah the daughter of Adaiah of Bozkath. And he did what was right in the sight of the…
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IT IS MORE THAN A BOOK

2018 – WEDNESDAY 19 SEPTEMBER IT IS MORE THAN A BOOK The Bible is more than a book of historical facts and information. It is the revelation of the heart of a loving God toward His unique creation. It details our fall into sin – and God’s provision of a…
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NEWBIES & LATECOMERS

2018 – TUESDAY 18 SEPTEMBER NEWBIES & LATECOMERS MATTHEW 20:11 “And when they had received it, they complained against the landowner, saying, These last men have worked only one hour, and you made them equal to us who have borne the burden and the heat of the day.” 1. ACCEPTING…
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IF YOU WILL FORGIVE

2018 – MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER IF YOU WILL FORGIVE Luke 6:37 “Forgive – and you will be forgiven.” 1. PRIDE IS THE CAUSE OF ALL CONFLICT Conflict is caused by relational jealousy – which comes from pride. If you criticise others – you are exalting yourself. 2. PRIDE TAKES OFFENCE…
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