Ligonier Blog / Wednesday / February 22 / 2017

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  • Teach Them: The Lord Jesus Christ

    from Joel Beeke Feb 04, 2017 Category: Articles

    There is something beautiful about talking to children about Jesus. Painting a portrait of our Savior from the Word of God brings Him to life in the eyes of our children and, we must pray, in their hearts. Many such portraits appear in Scripture (to name only a few: Pss. 23; 45; 63; 72; 89:19–29; 106; 145; 147). Keep Reading
  • 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

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