The sometimes heated debate over education opportunities need not be. Pastor Mark answers a question from one of our readers named Joe, who asks about which schooling choice is best for his children. Pastor Mark examines the history and influence of Christianity on education, looking at the influence of the Reformers and of early American … Read more
If you’ve ever sat through a church service with a bunch of screaming kids, you might say they should go out to kids’ ministry or Sunday school.
On the other hand, if you – like me – have been kicked out of church for trying to keep your kids in the main service, you might say they should stay in church.
So who’s right? Watch my video above for my take!
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Grace and I will never forget the first days of school for each of our five children. We walked each to their classroom where they nervously took their seat ready to begin a new phase of their little life. Meanwhile, we walked to our car, shut the door, looked at each other, and started crying. … Read more
Jesus says in Mark 12:28–31 that we should help our “neighbor” “love God” with all their “mind.” Since our family is our nearest neighbor, this would include wisely choosing how our children are to be educated. When it comes to choosing an education for a child, there are two important questions that need to be … Read more
Some of our best parental memories from when our five children were young involve bedtime. We made a habit of having an age-appropriate kids’ Bible for each child. At bedtime each night, in addition to praying, talking, and sometimes singing together while snuggling up, we would read and discuss Bible stories. As the children got … Read more
When one of our sons was little, he spent the better part of a day in the pool. When he finally got out of the water, the skin on his hands was very wrinkled. One of the other kids in the pool told our son that he had been in the pool so long that … Read more
As a Christian parent, you want your kids to come to a faith of their own – and not rely on yours.
So should you treat them as Christians before they are? How do you encourage them to grow their own relationship with Jesus?
Watch as Pastor Mark and Grace share some tips – and explain why sometimes the boring testimonies are the best ones!
As the ministry of The Trinity Church increases and moves temporarily online, Pastor Mark, Grace, and family will be releasing a special series of “Ask Pastor Mark” videos each week to help answer pertinent questions during this time! This question is about how to prepare financially for the future, especially as a young person.
As the ministry of The Trinity Church increases and moves temporarily online, Pastor Mark, Grace, and family will be releasing a special series of “Ask Pastor Mark” videos each week to help answer pertinent questions during this time! This question is about how to talk to your kids about current events without causing them to fear.