Ligonier Blog / Friday / September 22 / 2017


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  • Teach Them: The Necessity of the New Birth

    from Joel Beeke Jan 28, 2017 Category: Articles

    Our children need new hearts (Ps. 51:6–7, 10; John 3:3–5), so we should teach them that we are not dealing with their misbehavior as if they were merely being naughty. We must show them that just being outwardly obedient is not sufficient with God. Good behavior impresses parents and teachers, but God looks on the heart (1 Sam. 16:7). Keep Reading
  • Teach Them: The Moral Law

    from Joel Beeke Jan 21, 2017 Category: Articles

    The Bible speaks about the law in many places, but particularly through the Ten Commandments. Children must understand that sin is not just an outward act; its roots run deep into the human heart. Because the Ten Commandments are a summary of the law of God, they can usually be used to illustrate our children's sin problem. Keep Reading
  • Teach Them: About Hell

    from Joel Beeke Jan 14, 2017 Category: Articles

    Children are not too young to die, and therefore they are not too young to think about what will happen to them when they die. They need to hear about the Father's house with its many mansions and the place that Jesus is preparing there for all who love Him and put their trust in Him for salvation. Keep Reading