Memorize, Store, Retrieve

Memorize, Store, Retrieve

Can we really expect a 4-year-old to recite the memory verse two hours after he heard it in your small group on Sunday morning? Can we expect a 2-year-old to properly pronounce all of those words so that Mom and Dad understand what she is saying? Yes and, well, yes—at...
Perception is Reality

Perception is Reality

One of your primary functions as a small group leader is to create a safe place for your few. A place of safety sets the stage for a trusting relationship that can last for many years. However, I’m not talking about the kind of environment where kids open up and...
Share Your Story

Share Your Story

Dear Small Group Leader, I used to know everything there was to know about parenting . . . until I become one. It’s an old line, and incredibly overused. But it’s still true. There’s nothing like the responsibility of raising a child into adulthood to bring out every...
Getting Time on Your Side

Getting Time on Your Side

Time. We know a lot about time. It flies. It heals. Time is short. You only have a very measured amount of it. One thing is for certain in the world of preschoolers: time doesn’t stop. We live in a world that is on the fast-track. Marketing companies have convinced us...

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