The Answer Book

Do kids need to know how to defend the faith?

Have your children been challenged in what they believe? It may happen sooner than you think. Let me share a few stories, then I’ll give you some resource links for your children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends.

From Social Studies… Continue reading

Commercialism & Worldview

I hope you and your family had a wonderful Thanksgiving. If you don’t live in the States, I encourage your family to take some time to thank God for all He’s given and done for you in the past year.… Continue reading

4 Tips for New Bible Study Leaders

What do you need to know when starting to lead Sunday school, kids programs, family worship, family devotionals, or family Bible study?

Last week the high school juniors and seniors of my church were guest teachers in my… Continue reading

What in the World Is a Worldview?

Parents strongly influence their child’s worldview, whether they intend to or not. What are you teaching your child? Are you including the whole picture or just part of the elephant?

We are now hosting Worldview Parties (#worldviewparty). These parties… Continue reading

Peek Inside The Small-Group Guide

Is it biblical to “follow your heart”? Why or why not?

Today I want to share with you an excerpt from The Answer Book: Small-Group Guide. This is actually two small-group guides in one. The first part is for… Continue reading

Peek Inside The Answer Book

Have you ever told someone the truth, but they didn’t believe you?

Today I want to share with you an excerpt from The Answer Book: A Devotional for Busy Families. This is one of the shorter, optional days (Week… Continue reading

Operation Next Generation

Did you know it takes only one generation for faith to be lost? A scary thought, isn’t it?

The Faithful Generation

Just before crossing into the Promised Land, Joshua charged the people to choose once and for all who they… Continue reading

What Does “Christian Walk” Mean?

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Have you heard the phrase “Christian walk” or “walk with Christ”? Do you know what it means?

Phrases like this come from Bible passages like Acts 4:13.

Blue-Collar Bible Scholars?

Peter and John were fishermen. They… Continue reading

Unknown Reach

Over and over I am reminded that we never really know the full impact we have on others. Do you find that too?

This week I had the opportunity to meet with a group of elementary teachers at a public… Continue reading

Minister Appreciation Giveaway

Do you have a great minister at your church? Tell us about him or her by email or in the comments below. Encourage other members of your church to vote as well. At the end of the month, the minister with the most votes will receive a FREE autographed copy of The Answer Book: Small-Group Guide (a $19.95 value). Continue reading


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