Christ Fellowship believes that God designed the family as the primary place for discipleship. The FAITH PATH initiative exists to partner with you as you guide your child’s faith journey one step at a time. Take advantage of all that Faith Path has to offer with idea recipe cards, videos, and other resources for your family by looking at the info below or visiting the Christ@Home center on Sunday mornings to get the appropriate age kit for your kids and begin the process in your family.
Step 1-New Baby Baptism and Parent Dedication
Child Baptism/Parent Dedication
(Recommended focus-Birth to 2 years old)
Make a commitment to raise your child in a Christ-centered home.
(Recommended focus-Ages 3+)
Establish the practice of praying for and giving a blessing to your child on a routine basis.
Step 3-Family Time
(Recommended focus-Ages 4+)
Establish the practice of connecting as a family while passing spiritual truths to your child.
Intentional Parenting Podcast
Family Nights Podcast
Step 4-Prepare to Lead Your Child to Christ
Prepare to Lead Your Child to Christ
(Age will vary-kit provided at age 5+)
Even though we make this kit available to parents of children ages five and above, few children are ready to fully understand the gospel or make a faith decision at such a young age. Use this material to prepare yourself to be ready when your child expresses interest.
(Recommended at age 6+)
Teach your child about prayer and establish the practice of praying as a family.
(Recommended at age 7+)
Establish the practice of adoring God personally, at home, at church, and as a lifestyle.
(Recommended at age 8+)
Teach your child about God’s word and establish the practice of reading and memorizing scripture as a family.
Step 8-Giving and Serving
Giving and Serving
(Recommended at age 9+)
Establish the practice of giving and serving others for God’s glory.
Step 9-Prepare Your Child for Adolescence
Preparing for Adolescence
(Recommended at age 11+)
Discuss the changes and challenges of puberty with your child.
“The Talks-Part 1” Podcast
(Recommended at age 13+)
Prepare and challenge your child to cherish and commit to purity.
“The Talks-Part 2” Podcast
Step 11-Rite of Passage
Rite of Passage
(Recommended at age 16+)
Celebrate and give your chid a vision for the future as an emerging adult.
(Recommended at age 18+)
Coach your child to move toward college and/or career and adult independence.