Messages about parenting


How to give two life-sustaining gifts to your children

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: correction, Direction, parenting, Worship

Parenting is hard work. To parent well requires wisdom. Proverbs, the book of wisdom, invites us to consider two life-sustaining gifts wise parents pass on to their children. What are these two vital gifts? And how, in the daily realities of parenting, can we pass these two gifts to their children. The answer may surprise you.  Text: Proverbs 1:8; 22:6; 19:18 and 14:26; Ephesians 6:4


Lessons of the lad

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: blessing, Faith, Fear, parenting

Today’s parent can be overwhelmed given the challenges they face. Consider how the young lad with his small lunch, facing the overwhelming crowd of five-thousand connects to faithful parenting today.  Text: John 6:1-14


Building Faith

Topics: discipling children, parenting

The church needs to work with and walk with parents as they raise up their children in the Lord, but in Deut. 6, God calls the parents to be the primary disciplers. What is a disciple, anyhow? Text: Deut. 6:1-9, Matthew 4:19


Parents, Children & Jesus!

Topics: children, parenting, prayer

Mother’s and Father’s standing in the gaps for our children. Text: Luke 7:11-17; Luke 8:40-42;49-56; Luke 11: 1-13