PO Box 12555, Prescott AZ 86304 Toll free 1 888 issues –9 Bob & Geri Boyd
www.issuesineducation.org Second Quarter 2004
Jesus said "He who is with me is me..." In the war between Christ and Satan is .
Is This the of Christianity in America?
An estimated in the decade of the 1990's!"
Voddie Baucham -The Ever Loving Truth
What's the reason for in America this last decade?
For the first time a major denomination (the 16 million Southern Baptists) have considered a resolution calling for parents to pull their kids out of what (the resolution calls) Bruce Shortt co-sponsor of the SBC resolution & heard on #850 Come Out & Be Separate
Bruce Shortt sites the Baptist's own statistics that of children drop out
by age 18. If this trend continues, Bruce says,
"We will be presiding over the of the American Church."
Think about THAT! WOW! What's more important than the souls of millions of children? What's more important to than these precious little souls? Is the Church in America missing its most important God-given mission? can Christians continue sending 90% of their children to public schools and continue - - - as a Church?
No matter what success we have in fighting social problems, if we lose the next generation we lose the future and all the future social battles. In other words
If we train up our children so that they love the Lord with all their hearts and minds we will soon no longer need to fight against homosexuality, abortion, pornography… the next generation will grow up knowing and doing right instead of wrong. That why children should be our top priority.
This is one of the most important programs we've made. , Director for Barna Research Group, and author of Transforming Children into Spiritual Champions, has an urgent message of for the Church in America! Because Christian children have for the Church, we're losing the culture war and each succeeding generation.
Barna's research shows that a child has formed most of his core beliefs and much after that. With only having a Biblical worldview, what does this say for the future?
: 97% of 13 year olds HAVE A CHRISTIAN WORLD VIEW and are unlikely to get one. This means the future of America will be thoroughly pagan and ripe for God's judgement!
√ A person's values and beliefs are well established before they become a teenager.
√ A person's moral foundations are laid by the age of 9! (AMAZING! A child's morals by age 9!)
√ In most cases, spiritual beliefs are IRREVOCABLY formed when they are a