Whether you're just getting started ministering to families or you've got a full-blown family ministry, Brian Haynes helps you equip parents to become spiritual leaders in their homes. Get a practical, workable plan for leveraging the milestones your church is already celebrating...already marking as families move through their faith journey together. You'll tap into the natural pattern of childhood development and family life, equipping parents when they're most open to shaping their children's faith.
Format: DRM Free ePub Vendor: Group Publishing Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 9780764484674 ISBN-13: 9780764484674 Availability: In Stock
By Brian Haynes
Whether you have a full-blown family ministry in place or you?re just getting started, Shift gives you a practical, workable plan that equips parents to be faith influencers in their homes--and you won't have to reconfigure your entire ministry to make it happen! Shift gets you in gear with tools that make better use of seven rites of passage your church is most likely already celebrating?already marking as families move through their faith journey together.
The Birth of a Baby
Preparing for Adolescence
Commitment to Purity
Passage to Adulthood
High School Graduation
Life in Christ
As you tap into the natural patterns of child development and family, you?ll motivate parents when they?re most open to shaping their children?s faith. Shift puts family discipleship?at church and at home?on one simple, common path. One home at a time, you can move a fledgling family ministry effort to one that?s firing on all 6 cylinders! This is a family ministry approach that?s attainable and sustainable.