OUR OBJECTIVES

Kids KLAS is a Bible-centered ministry with a mission to teach and encourage children to grow up Knowing, Loving, And Serving God.

Knowing God

  1. Teach that God is the creator and sustainer of the universe and man. (Genesis 1:1, 27; Isaiah 48:13; Acts 17:24 – 28)
  2. Teach the nature and character of God. (Daniel 9:9; Psalm 18:30; Isaiah 40:28; Matthew 5:48; John 4:24; James 1:17; 1 John 4:8, 10)
  3. Teach that the Bible is the infallible Word of God. (Proverbs 30:5; John 17:17; 2 Timothy 3:16 – 17; 2 Peter 1:20 – 21)
  4. Teach that Jesus Christ is the Son of God. (Mark 1:11; John 3:16, 20:31; Hebrews 1:5; 1 John 4:14)
  5. Teach that God loves each individual and demonstrates His love by sending His Son, Jesus Christ. (John 3:16 – 17; Romans 5:8; 1 John 4:9 – 10)
  6. Teach that Jesus Christ is fully God and fully man; that He lived a perfect life; that He died on the cross for our sins; and that, through His resurrection, He conquered sin and death.(John 1:1, 14; 1 Corinthians 15:3 – 4; Colossians 1:15, 2:13b – 15; Hebrews 4:15; 1 John 2:2; 1 Peter 2:22)
  7. Teach the necessity of being born again by the Spirit of God. (John 3:3 – 7; Titus 3:5 – 7)
  8. Teach that salvation comes through faith in Jesus Christ alone. (Acts 16:31; Romans 6:4; Ephesians 2:8 – 9)
  9. Teach that the eternal destiny of all believers is with God, but that the eternal destiny of all unbelievers is separation from God. (John 3:18, 11:25 – 26, 14:6; Romans 6:23)

Loving God

  1. Teach the importance of obedience to God and His Word. (Deuteronomy 30:15 – 16; Psalm 119:10 – 11, 105; John 8:31, 14:21, 15:10; James 1:22 – 25)
  2. Teach the importance of growth in the Christian life through Bible study, discipleship, Scripture memorization, prayer, and service. (Joshua 1:8; Psalm 119:11, 15 – 16; John 15:7; Ephesians 6:18; Colossians 4:2;  2 Timothy 3:16)
  3. Teach the importance of doing everything unto the Lord. (1 Corinthians 10:31; Philippians 2:14 – 15; Colossians 3:17)
  4. Teach the importance of walking by the Spirit and bearing fruit. (John 15:16; Galatians 5:16 – 25)
  5. Teach the importance of pure and holy living. (1 Corinthians 6:20; Colossians 3:1 – 17; 1 Thessalonians 4:7 – 8; 1 Timothy 4:12; 2 Timothy 2:2)
  6. Teach the importance of understanding and verbalizing the Gospel. (Colossians 4:5 – 6; 1 Peter 3:15)
  7. Teach the importance of a personal relationship with God and fellowship with other believers. (John 15:13 – 17; Hebrews 10:24 – 25; James 4:8)
  8. Teach the importance of Biblical submission to authority. (Romans 13:1; Hebrews 13:17)

Serving God

  1. Encourage to follow Jesus as our example in love and service to the Lord. (Matthew 20:28; John 13:15; Ephesians 5:1; Philippians 2:5 – 11)
  2. Encourage active service in the family, church, and community as a result of knowing and loving God. (Romans 12:10 – 13; Galatians 5:13; 1 Timothy 6:18)
  3. Encourage the use of spiritual gifts to build up the body of Christ. (Romans 12:4 – 8; 1 Corinthians 12:1 – 11; Ephesians 4:15 – 16; 1 Peter 4:10)