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  • Welcome\n\nmy name is kendra comeau\n\n I am here to share with you what god has been teaching me about faith and children\n\nI am the parent of three children\n\nand have been the director of Childrens ministry at the campus for 9 years\n\n\n\n\n
  • Any ideas\n\nideas, making it through the day, maybe even the minute?\n\nwe will have clearer view of the answer to this question as we go through this workshop\n\nFirst of all - i am no expert!!! Just changed by the power of God's word!\n\nI fail daily, sometimes by the minute\n\nthere is stil yelling in the morning rush to get out to school\n\nBut I am a work in progress inspired to learn more and do better with God's guidance\n\n
  • lets make this clearer by asking some questions\n\nask questions\n\nhow many of you would like another option, all of the above\n\n\n\n\n\n\n
  • lets make this clearer by asking some questions\n\nask questions\n\nhow many of you would like another option, all of the above\n\n\n\n\n\n\n
  • lets make this clearer by asking some questions\n\nask questions\n\nhow many of you would like another option, all of the above\n\n\n\n\n\n\n
  • lets make this clearer by asking some questions\n\nask questions\n\nhow many of you would like another option, all of the above\n\n\n\n\n\n\n
  • lets make this clearer by asking some questions\n\nask questions\n\nhow many of you would like another option, all of the above\n\n\n\n\n\n\n
  • lets change the question a bit\n\nread questions\n\nthere is nothing wrong with these answers the problem is when they become a priority\n\n
  • lets change the question a bit\n\nread questions\n\nthere is nothing wrong with these answers the problem is when they become a priority\n\n
  • lets change the question a bit\n\nread questions\n\nthere is nothing wrong with these answers the problem is when they become a priority\n\n
  • lets change the question a bit\n\nread questions\n\nthere is nothing wrong with these answers the problem is when they become a priority\n\n
  • lets change the question a bit\n\nread questions\n\nthere is nothing wrong with these answers the problem is when they become a priority\n\n
  • each of our stories, giftings etc are different\n\nno one has the same story as you\n\ntell my story of my family\nchildren, hertitage, etc\n\ntell me your storyzz????\n\nmy prayer is that as we go through this that Gods vision will become clearer to you as it has become to me\n\n\n\n
  • each of our stories, giftings etc are different\n\nno one has the same story as you\n\ntell my story of my family\nchildren, hertitage, etc\n\ntell me your storyzz????\n\nmy prayer is that as we go through this that Gods vision will become clearer to you as it has become to me\n\n\n\n
  • each of our stories, giftings etc are different\n\nno one has the same story as you\n\ntell my story of my family\nchildren, hertitage, etc\n\ntell me your storyzz????\n\nmy prayer is that as we go through this that Gods vision will become clearer to you as it has become to me\n\n\n\n
  • each of our stories, giftings etc are different\n\nno one has the same story as you\n\ntell my story of my family\nchildren, hertitage, etc\n\ntell me your storyzz????\n\nmy prayer is that as we go through this that Gods vision will become clearer to you as it has become to me\n\n\n\n
  • What is our personal purpose as Christians\n\nall right awna people what is this verse\n\nour purpose, the one thing we are too focus on personally is love God with all our hearts soul and minds\n\nthis is what we were created for, our own personal goal in life\n\n
  • What is our personal purpose as Christians\n\nall right awna people what is this verse\n\nour purpose, the one thing we are too focus on personally is love God with all our hearts soul and minds\n\nthis is what we were created for, our own personal goal in life\n\n
  • What is our personal purpose as Christians\n\nall right awna people what is this verse\n\nour purpose, the one thing we are too focus on personally is love God with all our hearts soul and minds\n\nthis is what we were created for, our own personal goal in life\n\n
  • Do you have a personal or family mission statment\n\nI have had one for work forever! It too me forever to make one for my family\n\nshare your mision statment and noah and Karissa and the papers\n
  • Do you have a personal or family mission statment\n\nI have had one for work forever! It too me forever to make one for my family\n\nshare your mision statment and noah and Karissa and the papers\n
  • Do you have a personal or family mission statment\n\nI have had one for work forever! It too me forever to make one for my family\n\nshare your mision statment and noah and Karissa and the papers\n
  • how do we start to answer what should our family mission be\n
  • this is the same as our goal\n\nbut the verse does not stop there\n
  • write them on your child's hearts\n\nthis is not a list of dos and donts, this is where my legalistic rule follower comes in!\n \nIt is about parenting the heart, the behavior will follow!\n\nkinda like of like new christians, there is a heart change and then because of this new relationship we see behaviors change!\n\nalways work on the heat first, then behavior will follow! \n\n
  • read page 20\n
  • As a CMD I thought the church was the best plce to teach kids, even my own! \n\nI have spent hours, dys and years putting on the best I could for the kids of the church! \n\nThat is what I am trainied for, experienced in, and called to do!Bring me your kids, Ill fix them!\n\n or so I thought\n\nthen one day, my blinders were taken off\n\nGod changed my heart and opened my eyes to the truth\n
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  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • wow what an eye opener\n\nas anCMD I am not very effective\n\nas a mother I am very effective, \n\nbut all my time was going into The CMD role, not the mother!!\n\n
  • lets look at the typical family and how much faith stuff is going in our homes today\n\nremember these were chirstin families that survyed\n\nwhat do you think are the answers\n
  • dont worry I am not going to survey you guys!! \n\n
  • dont worry I am not going to survey you guys!! \n\n
  • dont worry I am not going to survey you guys!! \n\n
  • dont worry I am not going to survey you guys!! \n\n
  • then share your story about how your heart haas changed\n\nwork, kids, hisband god\n\nthurn it around\n\ngod husband kids work\n\n
  • what should we do with those 3000 hours\n\nlets finish our verse in Dueteronomy\n\n
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  • did you motice how that doesnt say just the children are to learn about God,\n\n when was the last time your kids taught you something new about God \n\nor how we are to relate to him, \n\nand when was the last time a situation with your child has brought you closer to God?\n
  • did you motice how that doesnt say just the children are to learn about God,\n\n when was the last time your kids taught you something new about God \n\nor how we are to relate to him, \n\nand when was the last time a situation with your child has brought you closer to God?\n
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  • Awana presentation

    1. 1. Faith at Home
    2. 2. What is Gods Grand Vision for the home?
    3. 3. What is your vision for the home
    4. 4. What is your vision for the homeWhen your child leaves home one day, whichone of the following would you want most forthem?
    5. 5. What is your vision for the homeWhen your child leaves home one day, whichone of the following would you want most forthem? to be successful academically
    6. 6. What is your vision for the homeWhen your child leaves home one day, whichone of the following would you want most forthem? to be successful academically to be successful athletically
    7. 7. What is your vision for the homeWhen your child leaves home one day, whichone of the following would you want most forthem? to be successful academically to be successful athletically to be successful socially
    8. 8. What is your vision for the homeWhen your child leaves home one day, whichone of the following would you want most forthem? to be successful academically to be successful athletically to be successful socially to be a person of faith and character
    9. 9. Which of the following Parent issues gets thebest of your time, efforts, money, anxiety andplanning
    10. 10. Which of the following Parent issues gets thebest of your time, efforts, money, anxiety andplanning academics
    11. 11. Which of the following Parent issues gets thebest of your time, efforts, money, anxiety andplanning academics athletics
    12. 12. Which of the following Parent issues gets thebest of your time, efforts, money, anxiety andplanning academics athletics social life
    13. 13. Which of the following Parent issues gets thebest of your time, efforts, money, anxiety andplanning academics athletics social life faith and character development
    14. 14. God’s Grand Vision
    15. 15. God’s Grand VisionEach family is different
    16. 16. God’s Grand VisionEach family is differentDifferent personalities, jobs, ages of children,ways of getting your children
    17. 17. God’s Grand VisionEach family is differentDifferent personalities, jobs, ages of children,ways of getting your childrenYour family heritage
    18. 18. God’s Grand VisionEach family is differentDifferent personalities, jobs, ages of children,ways of getting your childrenYour family heritageGod has put your family together for apurpose
    19. 19. Searching forPersonal purpose
    20. 20. Searching for Personal purposeWhat is the greatest commandment
    21. 21. Searching for Personal purposeWhat is the greatest commandment Mtt 22:37-38
    22. 22. Searching for Personal purposeWhat is the greatest commandment Mtt 22:37-38 Love the lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment
    23. 23. Searching for Family Purpose
    24. 24. Searching for Family Purpose
    25. 25. Searching for Family Purpose How is success defined as a parent?
    26. 26. Searching for Family Purpose How is success defined as a parent? Helping our kids be who God wants them to be
    27. 27. The Comeau Family To know, love and serve God Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked  or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers. But his delight is in the law of the LORD,      and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water,      which yields its fruit in season      and whose leaf does not wither.     Whatever he does prospers.Psalms 1
    28. 28. Deut 6:4-5H e a r, O I s r a e l : T h eLORD our God, the LORDis one.Love the LORDyour God with all yourheart and with all yoursoul and with all yourstrength.
    29. 29. These commandmentsthat I give you todayare to be upon yourhearts .
    30. 30. parents power over the heart
    31. 31. parents power over the heartGod has granted us overwhelming power andinfluence over the heart of your child
    32. 32. InfluentialWho is the most influential person in yourchilds life?
    33. 33. InfluentialThe
Search
Ins,tute
performed
a
survey
of
Chris,an
families
➡ 11,000
churched
youth
from➡ 
561
congrega,ons
and➡ 6
different
denomina,ons➡ They
were
looking
for
the
religious
influence

    34. 34. The Results
    35. 35. The Results
    36. 36. The ResultsMother
 81%
    37. 37. The ResultsMother
 81%Father
 61%
    38. 38. The ResultsMother
 81%Father
 61%Grandparent
 30%
    39. 39. The ResultsMother
 81%Father
 61%Grandparent
 30%Church
Camp
 20%
    40. 40. The ResultsMother
 81%Father
 61%Grandparent
 30%Church
Camp
 20%Sunday
School
Teacher
 26%
    41. 41. The ResultsMother
 81%Father
 61%Grandparent
 30%Church
Camp
 20%Sunday
School
Teacher
 26%Friends
 22%
    42. 42. The ResultsMother
 81%Father
 61%Grandparent
 30%Church
Camp
 20%Sunday
School
Teacher
 26%Friends
 22%Youth
Group
Leader
 15%
    43. 43. Typical Families• __%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
mother
on
 faith
/life
issues• __%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
father
on
 faith
/life
issues• __
%
of
youth
experience
regular
Bible
reading
in
the
home• __
%
of
youth
experience
an
act
of
service
    44. 44. • 12%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
mother
on
 faith
/life
issues
    45. 45. • 12%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
mother
on
 faith
/life
issues• 5%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
father
on
 faith
/life
issues
    46. 46. • 12%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
mother
on
 faith
/life
issues• 5%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
father
on
 faith
/life
issues• 9
%
of
youth
experience
regular
Bible
reading
in
the
home
    47. 47. • 12%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
mother
on
 faith
/life
issues• 5%
of
youth
have
a
regular
dialogue
with
their
father
on
 faith
/life
issues• 9
%
of
youth
experience
regular
Bible
reading
in
the
home• 12%
of
youth
experience
an
act
of
service
    48. 48. Bubble Gum
    49. 49. what then should we do with our timeTalk about them when you sit at homeand when you walk along the road, whenyou lie down and when you get up. Tiethem as symbols on your hands and bindthem on your foreheads. Write them onthe doorframes of your houses and onyour gates.
    50. 50. Discussion groups
    51. 51. Discussion groupsHow do we do this
    52. 52. Discussion groupsHow do we do this sit at home
    53. 53. Discussion groupsHow do we do this sit at home walk along the road
    54. 54. Discussion groupsHow do we do this sit at home walk along the road lie down
    55. 55. Discussion groupsHow do we do this sit at home walk along the road lie down get up
    56. 56. Gods Grand Vision
    57. 57. Gods Grand VisionGod’s grand vision for your family is that youwould help one another love and follow Himmore fully every day.
    58. 58. Gods Grand VisionGod’s grand vision for your family is that youwould help one another love and follow Himmore fully every day.My great commission as a person is to makedisciples, starting with my own children.
    59. 59. Conclusion
    60. 60. ConclusionI pray that God have impressed on you that thehearts of your children are your greatestresponsibility
    61. 61. ConclusionI pray that God have impressed on you that thehearts of your children are your greatestresponsibilityThe greatest impact you will have on the worldwill be the children you release into it
    62. 62. Will you give the best of your time, effort, andmoney to the spiritual life of your family?

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