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The Power of God’s Word for Kids

“The Holy Spirit not only inspired the word of God, but He has been opening the eyes of children for thousands of years to understand the LORD of this Book, the living Word of God, Jesus Christ.” Today Stacy welcomes Joel Evrist, pastor, author and disciple-maker. Joel shares the power of God’s Word for each of us, especially for our children. Listen in as he walks through how our kids can go on an adventure with God and grow in their Biblical literacy as they read His Word.

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how do I explain the holy spirit to a child“Where there is no counsel, the people fall; But in the multitude of counselors there is safety.” Proverbs 11:14 NKJV

“I will praise you because I have been remarkably and wondrously made. Your works are wondrous, and I know this very well.” Psalm 139:14 CSB

“But you, when you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you openly.” Matthew 6:6 NKJV

“Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him.” 1 John 5:14-15 NKJV


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About our Guest

Joel Evrist Lifeway, even a child can understand scriptureJoel Evrist is a pastor, dynamic Bible teacher and disciple-maker with New Song Nashville. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife Lauren and their two children. Joel has written children’s Bible study curriculum for LifeWay Christian Resources. His greatest passion is making disciples who fully follow Jesus and teach others to do the same.