What Is ACMA? Since 1997, the Adventist Children’s Ministries Association has provided support and networking opportunities for leaders in children’s ministries around the world. Membership is open to any person whom God has called to minister to children in the family, the church, or the neighborhood. ACMA operates under the auspices… Read more -->
From Belonging to Becoming: The Power of Loving People Like Jesus Did
Has your church mastered the believe-and-become-before-you-belong paradigm of accepting people into their fellowship? What would happen if we put belonging first like Jesus did? The author, Mile Clarensaw asked himself this question and this resulted in a paradigm shift for his congregation. By putting belonging ahead of believing, loving people unconditionally, people's lives and the life of the church were powerfully transformed.
We Need Local Chapter News! ACMA is a wonderful resource for everyone who has an interest in children and their spiritual development. Membership truly has its privileges: a remarkable lending library, an online network and many others. One of the things you can do as a member of ACMA is to recruit others in… Read more -->
Brad Forbes lives in Lincoln, Nebraska where he is the director of AdventSource. He is a member of the College View Church where he is a leader in Primary Sabbath School. Brad grew up on Malawi, Africa where his family was missionaries. Brad and Jennifer enjoy flower gardening, riding their tandem bicycle, traveling to new places and reading.
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