PARENT DEDICATION
(birth – 2 years)
Make a commitment to raise your child in a Christ-centered home. 
BLESSING
(ages 3+)
Establish the practice of praying for and giving a blessing to your child on a routine basis.
FAMILY TIME
(ages 4+)
Establish the practice of connecting as a family while passing spiritual truths to your child.
PREPARE TO LEAD
(ages 5+)
Learn how to lead your child to Christ. Although it may be several years before your child responds to God, now is the time to prepare for those discussions. 
PRAYER
(ages 6+)
Teach your child about prayer and establish the practice of praying as a family. 
BIBLE
(ages 7+)
Teach your child about God’s Word and establish the practice of reading and memorizing scripture as a family.
WORSHIP
(ages 8+)
Establish the practice of adoring God personally, at church and as a lifestyle. 
GIVING & SERVING
(ages 9+)
Establish the practice of giving to and serving others for God’s glory.
PREPARE FOR ADOLESCENCE
(ages 11+)
Discuss the changes and challenges of puberty with your child. 
PURITY
(ages 13+)
Prepare and challenge your child to cherish and commit to purity.
RITE OF PASSAGE
(ages 16+)
Celebrate and give your child a vision for the future as an emerging adult.
LAUNCH
(ages 18+)
Coach your child to move toward college and/or a career and adult independence.
SALVATION & BAPTISM
(age will vary)
When your child trusts Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, create a time of celebration and guide your child into believer’s baptism.