Is my child old enough to become a Christian? Is there a magical age? What if my child were to die today, would they go to heaven? At what age does the grace that covers children cease to cover them? As parents these questions are probably on the back (or front) of our minds quite often, especially as our children reach certain age milestones - 12, 16, 18, 21, etc. Here are some principles to help guide us as we ask these questions. For an in-depth study, check out Steve Compton’s work on the subject here - newcreationstudies.org/studies/childandyouthimmersion.htm
Kids getting baptized. How old is old enough? At what age does God hold children accountable for their sins? In this series we address those questions and more, talking candidly as parents with the same concerns, and what to do if one finds themselves (or their children) immersed as youth.