Originally Posted by crispy. Our nursery offers to keep children only under two years of age. It is indispensable to the parents' good that they worship. Christ has given each and every one of His brethren gifts and resources to contribute. We do want to be patient as they train their children. They happened to be Christians and invited me to their church. We do wish to provide a nursery for parents when it is really necessary.
La Vista Church of Christ
To say I was repentant and felt like scum would be an understatement. While we have used spanking as a discipline of last resort, IMO, its a disclipline of instilling fear of authority and shame over the action. I'm just curious as to what age your pastor thinks is "adult. We must learn that holding on to negative emotions is never conducive to healing, restoration and communion with our Father. After evening church service I retired to the shelter and did my chores then went to my room for the rest of the night. A good pastor or teacher knows how to balance discipline with edifying, the believe can be adequately equipped for every good work!
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She raised it dramatically in the air and turned to the group. I have grown up in a Christian home, my mother homeschooled my siblings and me and I want to live a life honoring the Lord. A pastor who "didn't see any harm" in spanking one of his congregation in an attempt to rid her of depression has been found guilty of sexual assault. Still she shrieked, she kicked, and she danced. The parents told detectives that "redness and bruising" were the "common effects of the spankings.
The victims included 12 children ranging in age from infancy to 6 years old, according to the sheriff's office. Thus the Bible warns, Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying Proverbs While I am not a member of the Church of Christ, as a fellow Christian it bothers me to see others treated this way. It was expected to draw , total attendees over its three-day run. To begin with, this is not the most misquoted or misinterpreted passage in all of Scripture. This page was last edited on 8 May , at Pastor was glad to see me and we acted as if nothing had happened between us.