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Mark 11: Telling the Palm Sunday Story Together

Here’s a fresh and appropriate way to engage children in scripture telling for Palm Sunday,

Mark 11: Telling the Palm Sunday Story Together.

Blessings in the name of the Lord.

Church Season

Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (IV)


Etymological questions are seldom solved in a wholly satisfactory way. And anyhow I am far from assuming the authority… 178 more words


Traditional Worship Can Bless Children

This past Sunday our youngest disciple, age three, was able to stay with us in the sanctuary all the way to the last hymn before needing a break.  131 more words

Coffee Communion

Book Review: The Nursery of the Holy Spirit

The Nursery of the Holy Spirit:  Welcoming Children in Worship, Daniel R. Hyde, Eugene: Wipf & Stock, 2014.  Paperback, 69 pages, $13.00 USD.

There are heaps of Reformed books about children, but they typically hone in on just one topic:  infant baptism.  614 more words

Church Life

Accessible Church

This past Sunday I worshipped with family members at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Maryland. This was not my first time joining them, and of course I was for signs of children engaged in worship. 212 more words


A Scriptural Guide For Including Children In Worship

The age at which small children should join their parents in worship can be a contentious issue. Is it merely a matter of preference, or can it be resolved scripturally? 213 more words

Devotions/Bible Studies

Important read from The HuffPost

A friend of mine shared this letter/article from the Huffington Post. It’s a very important read for all of us. You may notice it was published a year ago, but it’s message stands the same. 24 more words