Monthly Archives: January 2013

Storytelling and Sunday School

One of the teaching techniques Jesus often used and is neglected in many Sunday School teaching opportunities is the art of storytelling. Whether it was stories about farming, weddings, or other practical stories (parables) about the kingdom of heaven, Jesus … Continue reading

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Faith is in the Following of Christ

5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. 6 If you do not remain in me, you are … Continue reading

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Moving Past the Lone Ranger Approach

“For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” Matthew 18:20 NIV   Sunday School is not the place for a “lone ranger.” Leave it to the movies for the lone ranger hero approach to … Continue reading

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Worker Enlistment and Sunday School

One of the struggles many churches face in Sunday School is finding new workers. Let me share a few tips to help you prepare members to say “yes” to service in Sunday School.             Have an Apprentice program. As I … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

“The time has come,” he said. “The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!” Mark 1: 15 NIV All of us consider setting New Year’s resolutions. Maybe we should consider this verse as we do so. … Continue reading

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