By Virginia H. Loewen
Nourishing Seeds of Faith
is an interdenominational selection of mini-sermons that train 4- to eight-year-olds in worship prone approximately God and the way God wishes them to stay. enjoyable actions and easy language that kids comprehend exhibit pastors, laity, and home-schoolers how one can allure little ones and carry their realization. starting with introduction, the messages keep on with the beginning, existence, demise, and resurrection of Jesus. Interspersed during the booklet are issues applicable for seasonal and secular vacation trips to boot. each one 5- to ten-minute sermon comprises its subject matter, Scripture reference, coaching advice, and a prayer. "Stretching additional" offers principles for extending the instructing and involvement of the listeners.
"Virginia Loewen has opened the realm of God's like to little ones in striking gentle tales of religion and fact, all coupled with lifestyles classes which are undying. mom and dad and congregations alike will locate those tales, Bible passages, and prayers to be formative and supportive for years to come."
--G. Edwin Zeiders, primary and Senior advisor, Dimensions4 training and Consulting companies; Retired United Methodist Pastor
"I am a long time prior formative years, but those classes enthrall me. through the use of Loewen's ebook, any encouraged grownup can faucet into her services in enticing kids with biblical fact and supporting them hold it."
--Laurel West, Journalist, writer, and Editor
"Virginia Loewen has supplied one other beneficial source for these people who search for artistic how one can relate biblical fact in ways in which hook up with young children. Her recognition to the precise seasons of the Church calendar should be rather preferred. with her different books of item classes with the 'seeds of religion' topic, Nourishing Seeds of Faith could be a publication I draw rules from for years to come."
--Pastor Dale Hippensteel, St. Andrews United Methodist Church, Milton, PA
"Virginia is a proficient instructor who's capable of clarify the tenets of Christianity in methods teenagers can comprehend. In a relaxed and planned demeanour, the seeds of religion are lovingly nourished at any time when she deals the kid's message in the course of our worship companies. you'll be blessed by means of the knowledge, sincerity, and creativity Virginia brings to this her 3rd booklet of kid's sermons."
--Eric Shafer, St. Paul's United Methodist Church, country collage, PA
Virginia H. Loewen is a presenter of kid's sermons at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, country collage, Pennsylvania. She holds a BS in basic schooling in addition to Library technological know-how and interpreting expert certifications. She has been a curriculum author and keeps mentoring budding writers. She is the writer of The top ebook for Terry Lee (1990), nonfiction articles in Highlights for kids (1995-2004), Planting Seeds of Faith (2002), and Growing Seeds of Faith (2002).