The author of ‘A Good and Perfect Gift’ talks about rethinking perfection and other lessons she’s learning from Penny, her daughter with Down syndrome.
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When her teenage daughter and friends began tuning in to the Sunday sermon, prepping for midweek lectionary study and bandying about words such as “eschatology” and “quadrilateral,” a mother realized that something exciting was happening in her congregation.
As in every successful social movement, young people have a vital role to play in interfaith cooperation and understanding, says the founder of the Interfaith Youth Core.
Youth ministry is not just a stepping stone to real leadership.
What's it like to have one's Christian leader also be one's mom or dad?
Counting bricks, budgets and bodies is a good thing. Listening carefully to what the church’s children say about what we’re doing is too.
Taking her son with special needs to Sunday services taught Heather Moffitt how to be broken in church.