By: Andrés Villamil
As children of God, we have the privilege of extending His kingdom. This call gives us the opportunity to serve and get to know an infinite number of people. We hear many testimonies and are edified by so many stories. However, there is a big “little world” where miracles also happen and the message is imparted and treasured with innocence and a fervent faith in every heart.
This world is a lot bigger than what we imagine. In it, there are hearts that desire the presence of God. This is something we witness every weekend when we are with them. Their passion to seek Him is contagious and moves any adult that is present in the world of kids.
A CHILD, A BIG MIRACLE
One of the most beautiful stories in the BIble, one of my favorites, speaks of one of those little ones. Some translations refer to him as the “little boy”, who was a part of one of the greatest miracles remembered by everyone: the feeding of the five...
By: Lala Rodríguez
Me, Serve in Kids Church?
Exodus 1: 17
“But the midwives feared God, and did not do as the king of Egypt commanded them, but saved the male children alive.”
I came to know the Lord when I was 10 years old, an age that was not considered very important in a Christian church made up of mostly adults and youth. There was no children or pre-teen ministry prepared to cater to the needs of the kids.
At the time, I went because my mom had made it part of our lifestyle as a family. I did not have a leader (or midwife) to give me direction. And the truth is, I would’ve loved for there to have been children’s leaders who answered the call to preserve my generation. On many occasions I felt without direction, and not having a leader marked my new Christian life.
I love to play with kids. I enjoy their innocence and creativity; it’s so easy for me to become one of them. But one day the Lord gave me this Word...