Pastor Jason Helopoulos calls parents and church leaders to reclaim the practice of family worship. This indispensable means of grace directs our children to seek Christ daily, preparing them to go out into the world as fully functioning Christian adults, who love Christ and see all of life in relation to Him.
Jason Helopoulos is Senior Pastor at University Reformed Church in East Lansing, Michigan, and a guest blogger at The Gospel Coalition. He and his wife, Leah, are parents of two young children, Gracen and Ethan.
Table of Contents
Foreword Kevin DeYoung 11
1 Worshipers: Who We Are/Worship: What We Do 19
2 Give Me A Reason! It's Our Joyful Responsibility! 29
3 How About Some Other Practical Reasons? 41
4 Now What? What Do I Do? 51
5 Our Manner of Worship 67
6 What Family Worship is Not 73
7 Helps for the Journey 81
8 But, What if 89
9 Just Do It 99
Appendices: Family Worship Templates and Helps
Appendix A Sample Family Worship Structures 111
Appendix B Simple Beginnings with Scripture and Prayer 115
Appendix C Resources 121
Appendix D Catechisms and Creeds 125
What People are Saying About This
Kevin DeYoung - Senior Pastor
"I know firsthand that he writes as one who takes seriously all the challenges and all the opportunities fleshed out in this excellent book. The 'neglected grace' of family worship is not neglected in his home."
From the Publisher
"I know firsthand that he writes as one who takes seriously all the challenges and all the opportunities fleshed out in this excellent book. The 'neglected grace' of family worship is not neglected in his home." ~ Kevin DeYoung(Senior Pastor, University Reformed Church. East Lansing, Michigan)
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