1. Growth Points 004—Sunday School Teacher Visitation

    January 13, 2012 by Paul Chappell

    The Sunday school is the church organized to fulfill the purpose of the church. Here at Lancaster Baptist Church, we state our purpose in three phrases: loving God, growing together, serving others.

    About a week ago, I recorded a video for the Sunday school teachers of our church, encouraging them to serve those in their classes by faithful visitation.

    Hebrews 10:24–25 instructs, “And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works: Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching.”

    Sunday school visitation is a tremendous way to provoke—or stimulate—class members to love, good works, and faithful church attendance.

    Consider the value of just one visit. A Sunday school visit can accomplish one or more of the following: (more…)