Family Based Journey

Nehemiah 4:14b

Do Not Be Afraid
Remember the Lord
Who is Great and Awesome
And fight for your brothers, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and your homes

Old Testament Model Overview

Nehemiah rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem to protect them from outside threats
Nehemiah pulled together the people in family units to better accomplish their tasks
Nehemiah encouraged the people to put their focus on God and how He provided for them

St Paul Family Model Overview

Our families need boundaries to protect them from outside threats
We need to strengthen our family units to provide for each other, the congregation, and our community
As a family we put our focus on God and how Jesus provides for us to share Him with others

What we do now affects generations to come

Our ministry at St Paul often includes the entire family