Originally posted on Life Teams Support:
Having kids in the Life Team meeting can be a challenge. They learn on a different level than adults. Their short attention spans make them antsy. Even though it can be uncomfortable at times, including them in real church communicates to children that they are full fledged Christ followers. At our most recent meeting in the apartment complex, the nine children ages 8-14 who were present embraced their standing before God. In fact their actions enriched our time together more than anything else that was done or said by any of the adults.
Song books were in short supply that night. Several people were sharing. Jamie and I were singing from memory. Jimmy, a ten-year-old who surrendered to Christ through baptism earlier this year, was holding one of the coveted books. After we’d sung a song and picked out a second, Hafid, a PhD student from Libya came into…
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