While a healthy youth ministry is an excellent tool for the spiritual development of kids, the primary responsibility for a child’s spiritual growth should rest upon the shoulders of parents.
In today’s world, lots of things are vying for our attention. Busy American parents can easily get caught up in the rat race of extra curriculars to the point that their child’s spiritual development takes a back seat. A pastor published an article on this topic that’s well worth the read.
Give it a look here: When Church is Optional, You Set up Your Kids to Fail.
Also, if you’re looking for a great children’s ministry or teen ministry in Collinsville, IL, check out what we offer through The Crossings Church Collinsville!