Children are an important part of the body of Christ. We believe children are not the church of the future, they are the church of today. A child’s place in the church should be acknowledged and his or her presence valued. We must lead the children, but we can also learn from [...]
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Ever gotten into one of those “why?” conversations with your child about the Gospel and you weren’t exactly sure where it was going, where it should go, or how to get where you wanted it to go? Yeah, I have them often with my young kids. Here’s a great visual for talking about salvation with [...]
Together we will discover the beauty, challenges and possibilities of being a multicultural church. Join us at Faith and Race as we discuss, reflect and learn about the connections between our faith in Christ and our understanding of race, ethnicity, culture and identity.
We are so excited that this year we will have a Faith and Race class for the grade schoolers [...]
As a parent of a kindergartener, this tragedy struck me especially hard, as I recognize that my family is not much different than many of the families who will never fully “recover” from what has transpired this December. Hearing news of tragedy that strikes an elementary school can bring a mixed bag of emotions. [...]
Today’s reflection is simple. The work room was quiet today. The focus was on getting the new walls up. Time is spent making sure the 2×4′s and drywall were properly in place, and seams were covered, with some stuff called mud. While I am very excited about the idea of this particular new wall (creating [...]
It is rather humorous that in the 3 and 3/4 years I have been back to work at Quest there have been now, 3 separate remodels on the little worship space we call Global Village. I am honored to be a part of a ministry team and pastoral staff who not only value the children [...]
A couple weeks ago, we introduced some exciting new materials called, “My GROW Adventure with God”! This resource was created by our denomination, the Evangelical Covenant Church, for teachers, parents, mentors and kids.
As parents, we want our children to not just know who God is as they grow up, but we want them [...]
Child abuse prevention is important topic for us to engage in- for church staff, volunteers and parents. It is a reality in our society which the church cannot hide from. In fact, the church is often a place perpetrators will seek out vulnerable children. Keeping Kids Safe Training is a combination of presentation and [...]
by Minhee Cho I am a Sunday school teacher for toddlers. Our lesson this Sunday was from 1 Samuel 17, which is one of the famous stories: David and Goliath. I found out more about Goliath and David when I read whole chapter. Goliath: He is 9 feet tall (our Sunday school toddler’s room is [...]