All posts written by Jared Kennedy

Personal Agency & Childhood Salvation

Check out these two posts where one of LaGrange Baptist Church’s pastors, Doug Wolter, interviews Southern Seminary professor, Dr. Eric Johnson, on the issues of personal agency and childhood salvation:

Part 1

Part 2

Family Worship: Easter Sunday Review

Here are some simple ideas for reviewing the Easter story with your family during the week after Easter. Family worship is getting together as a family to hear from God by reading His Word then responding to Him through asking, praying, singing, and memorizing.  This brief outline will help you lead your family in a short time of worship.  Children should be involved as much as their age allows. This devotion should last around 15 minutes.   If this is a new experience for your family, keep it very simple. Have the whole family gather in the living room or bedroom, or around the table together. Even the very young children should participate. Turn off any radios or televisions that might be distractions. Continue Reading…

Sojourn’s Vision: Gospel, Church, and Mission


2010 Easter Art Project: Light Painting

This Sunday is Resurrection Day!  This is going to be an exciting day for our kids. The theme verse for this Sunday is Malachi 4:2: “For those of you who honor my name, the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in his wings.” Even when there is trouble because of our sin, we have the “Son of Righteousness” who rises to set us free.

We will be doing light painting with the Elementary kids for the lesson on Sunday. Painting with light is a fun technique that gives great results. It is called painting with light because this is what you are actually doing–using a flashlight (or in our case glow sticks) to “paint” while taking a photograph. Continue Reading…

Stories of Change Video. Yes, the Gospel works!