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Raising Disciples: How to Make Faith Matter for Our Kids
Natalie Frisk is the curriculum pastor at The Meeting House Church in Toronto, Canada, where she and a team create kids’ and youth curricula for ages 0–18 used by churches worldwide. Frisk is a sought-after speaker on topics of youth and children’s ministry, spiritual formation, and discipleship, and her work has been published in Canadian Youth Workers Magazine and at the ReKnew and P ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published September 17th 2019 by Herald Press
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The Good: Natalie’s writing style made this book an easy read, and she is relentlessly Jesus-focused throughout. Along with stories that helped solidify the content, each chapter included a section of reflection questions and/or tips for discipling your children. These lists, rather than resembling “to do” lists, where actually rather encouraging, and summarized the content of each chapter. They were especially helpful during the final chapters which looked at ages and stages of development, and ...more
Natalie Frisk's new book, Raising Disciples: How to Make Faith Matter for Our Kids, will likely be a good handbook for parents looking for guidance in discipling their children. It is a biblically based book filled with practical suggestions. The author focuses on what Jesus-centered parenting looks like, and gives hints for each developmental stage. Additionally, each chapter ends with a "Don't Try This at Home" section which actually poses questions to help parents process what they're reading ...more
As I return to God and my journey as a Christian, I am devouring books that will help me along the way. My son used to think that Captain America was Jesus. While Captain America is pretty flipping awesome, he is not the Son of God. I knew then that I had to do more for my children. Enter Raising Disciples. I liked how the author gave tips on how to guide our children in their spiritual journey through every single age. There are things we can do with little ones that probably won't have the sam ...more
I loved this book. Wanting to raise my two small kids to love Jesus, I found this book to be full of great ways to engage them in their faith at every age. The practical ideas were so helpful and easy to implement. This book has given me some great concrete suggestions and it’s been so helpful. I highly recommend it. A great resource for Christian parents and grandparents!