By Betty Young
Praise God for those who pastor and serve children. Thank you for your commitment to this challenging ministry in the church. We celebrate your call and commitment to children. Without fanfare or attention, you sow God’s truth into the hearts of young learners. Every week you invest time and resources to build relationships with children so that foundational truths of God’s Word can take root and flourish.
Last year I reconnected with one of my Sunday School teachers from the church where I first became a Christian. When we finally met after over 50 years, I thanked her for investing in my life. In large part, I am the Christian I am today because of her prayers, hard work and devotion to making a difference in young lives. In her 80’s now, she is still devoted and obedient to God. It took me a lifetime to find her and express my appreciation for all she did for me. Read more