Springboards: The Orphan, Michael

In the land of Sorie Ayah was a village with no name. They were a very simple folk who did not aspire to fame. Men like Farmers, Bakers, Bankers, Barbers and the like, With names like Joe and Josh and Sarah. Perhaps, even a Mike. On the outskirts of this town there lived a farmer,…

Springboards: The Pig, Rhubarb

Springboards for Christian Parents is a two-part series I began back in 2008 for the purpose of providing stories for parents to help them illustrate biblical truths. The Pig, Rhubarb is a story written for the purpose of illustrating the doctrine of regeneration. ________________________   In the land of Sorie Ayah was a village with…

Repost: A Philosophy of Children’s Ministry

A few years ago, I would never have thought I would be posting something like this. My sympathies toward the Family Integrated Movement resulted in somewhat of a suspicion toward children’s ministries and youth groups. After taking the reigns of my church’s children’s ministry a couple years ago, I started to research the issue. The…

M’Cheyne Bible Reading Plan: February

February 1 February 2 February 3 February 4 February 5 February 6 February 7 February 8 February 9 February 10 February 11 February 12 February 13 February 14 February 15 February 16 February 17 February 18 February 19 February 20 February 21 February 22 February 23 February 24 February 25 February 26 February 27 February…