Repost: Why Catechize?

I originally posted this article back in February of 2013. In discussing catechesis with my wife tonight, I went in search for it. After reading it, I decided it was worth a repost. I hope you find it helpful. ___________________ It has been such a blessing for our family to catechize our daughter. My wife…

Why Catechize?

It has been such a blessing for our family to catechize our daughter. My wife and I use The Baptist Catechism, but my four-year-old and the children’s ministry at our church use the more basic Catechism for Boys and Girls. Every night we get together as a family to pray, sing hymns, and read God’s…

Know the Word of God

(Note: These are my modified notes from this past week‘s Kids’ Catechesis lesson at SJCC) Q.112: How do we know the Word of God? A. We are commanded to hear, read, and search the Scriptures. 2Timothy 3:14-17; Acts 17:11; 1Timothy 4:13 Memorize Scripture 2Timothy 3:14-17 “14You, however, continue in the things you have learned and…

Read the Entire Bible This Year

Next Tuesday is January 1, 2013, the dawning of a new year. To mark the occasion, and to encourage our members to be in the Word, Sovereign Joy will begin facilitating a group on Sundays at 1:00pm. We will start meeting this Sunday, 30 December, in the conference room at the end of the North…