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COVID-19 and Asians

In recent weeks, there has been a lot of talk about this virus (Covid-19) and where it came from. There are some interesting theories/statements about its origin. Many are calling it the "China-virus" among other similar titles. While, as far as we know, it did originate in China, this is not a reason to treat … Continue reading COVID-19 and Asians

Daily Devotional with PK: Day 2

Good afternoon everyone. In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, we have been forced to look at church ministry differently. One way we have sought to do this for our students is to provide daily devotionals from Pastor Kris offering a word of encouragement to students and families as well as others around the globe. Here … Continue reading Daily Devotional with PK: Day 2

UPDATE TO PARENTS: MBC Student Ministry and COVID-19

MBC Students and families, We have made it through the weekend, and while there is still a lot up in the air, we are beginning to make more solid plans here at Mineral Baptist Church. First of all, just as a reminder about COVID-19 prevention, even though you and/or your kids may not be showing … Continue reading UPDATE TO PARENTS: MBC Student Ministry and COVID-19

COVID-19 Resources via Ministry to Parents

Coronavirus Anxiety: Here’s How to Talk to Your Kids about the Outbreak Fox News (by Sissy Goff) How to Talk to Kids About Coronavirus NYT Parenting (by Jessica Grose) Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019: Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children CDC.gov How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus PBS Parenting (by Deborah … Continue reading COVID-19 Resources via Ministry to Parents

Noah and the Flood: Salt water vs. Fresh water

Recently, in our Wednesday Night Youth Group, we have been discussing Genesis 6-9 regarding Noah, the Ark, and the Flood. One of our students asked a question about salt water vs. fresh water and its impact on fish/aquatic animals. Here is an article that speaks to that exact issue: https://answersingenesis.org/the-flood/how-could-fish-survive-the-genesis-flood/

Articles that help explain the Bible and its claims

This year, our student ministry is focusing on giving our students proof/evidence for the claims of the Bible. We are spending time teaching them about apologetics (having reason to believe in God's Word) as well as archaeological evidence that supports what the Bible says. One such example is how prophecies in the Bible have come … Continue reading Articles that help explain the Bible and its claims