Early Childhood Education: A Special Opportunity for Congregations

Published on September 20th, 2019

“The growth of the importance, impact and influence of early childhood education upon children, parents, and families is significant and is expanding.  Countless people have come to know Jesus or have grown in their faith in Jesus through early childhood centers, programs and educators.  In addition, early childhood education experiences have given parents tools to be more effective parents, have re-energized congregations in their mission outreach, have served the needs of the whole-child in Christ-centered ways and have enabled the light of Christ to glow more brightly in the world around them.”  Brian L. Friedrich wrote these words in the spring of 2014 for Issues in Education.  They are just as true today as they were then.  Read the entire article:    Issues in Christian Education, Volume 47, Number 2.   Issues in Education,  Volume 47, No. 2, entitled by Concordia University Seward, Nebraska