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Have You Outgrown Sunday School?

By Allen Curry. Learning about the Bible, studying doctrine and finding out how to grow in grace are all things that happen to adults in Sunday school. Yet there can and should be more. Not only should we learn and grow, we must also serve. Go to Sunday school this week and see what you are missing.

Teens and Small Churches

The study, Today’s Teens: A Generation in Transition, details some of the differences between teenagers who attend a church with fewer than 100 people and those who attend a larger church. The findings reveal some striking differences in the spiritual beliefs and involvement between the two groups of teens.

Guidelines for Choosing Children’s Novels

By Elaine L. Schulte. Numerous guidelines have been written for choosing children’s novels. Most emphasize the need for high standards of art and writing, as well as stories that are appropriate to children’s ages and tastes. Few guidelines, however, consider the philosophies that authors promote, whether consciously or unconsciously.

Reflection on Miscarriage

By Dr. Dan Doriani. If abortion is murder, miscarriage is a death in the family. In times of distress we must recall that our Lord indeed reigns. But unwanted counsel has a fatal flaw; it seeks to interpret someone’s experience before they even know what that experience is.