"The tongue can bring death or life ..." (Prov. 18:21, NLT).
There is so much power in your words. Your words can change a child's life. Your words can bring confidence and courage to a child who has none. Your words can inspire a child to live a life of greatness.
Here are 10 phrases that kids need to hear at church. Speak these to the kids in your ministry and it will be transformative!
1. "I believe in you!"
2. "God has great plans for you."
3. "I'm so proud of you!"
4. "You are a leader!"
5. "We love you!"
6. "I can't wait to see what God does through you!"
7. "You are an awesome kid!"
8. "You are so valuable to God and to us."
9. "You can do anything God asks you to do!"
10. "I'm so thankful you are part of our church family!"
What are some other phrases kids need to hear at church? Share them with us in the comment section below.
Dale Hudson has served in children's and family ministry for over 24 years. He is director of children's ministries at Christ Fellowship Church in Palm Beach, Florida. He was recently named one of the top 20 influencers in children's ministry. He is the co-author of four ministry books, including Turbocharged: 100 Simple Secrets to Successful Children's Ministry.
For the original article, visit relevantchildrensministry.com.
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