Gleaning from Our Youth – What is Church About?
The pure perspective of kids can be ripe for gleaning insight. We asked our first and second graders as well as a member of JYF about why they go to church and what is FMC about, and here’s what they had to say. How do these answers compare to yours?
Why go to church? To connect with God.
What’s this church about? Being in community and connecting to God.
“I like that we have a children’s time for little kids who probably won’t be able to pay attention to the sermon. “
First and Second Grade
Why go to church?
- To learn about God
- To be with people
- To learn about God and what Jesus tells everybody to do
- Sing “Over My Head”
See their drawings below.