Half of Christian high school students walk away from their faith after graduation. But parental involvement is the most influential predictor of a child's spirituality throughout their lives. How do we parent our kids in ways that lead to lasting faith?
Sarah Cowan Johnson unpacks how parents can take an active role in forming their children's faith, with age-appropriate insights and strategies for different developmental stages. She shows how we can identify God moments, facilitate spiritual encounters, clarify emerging beliefs, and encourage new faith habits in our children. Filled with exercises and activities for families to do together, this handbook is an essential resource for discipling children with confidence and creativity.
Sarah Cowan Johnson is a ministry trainer, consultant, and coach based in Providence, RI. With nearly 20 years of ministry experience in the church and parachurch, Sarah is passionate about equipping leaders - including parents! - to flourish in their unique callings and contexts.
Before starting her own business, Sarah served as a Campus Staff Member and Area Director with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, After being assessed and approved by the Covenant Church as a church plant pastor, she served as the Executive Pastor for Sanctuary Church, a family of neighborhood congregations in Providence.
Sarah has been married to her husband Greg for 16 years. Their favorite ways to relax include kayaking, biking, and cross-country skiing. They have two boys, ages 11 and 8, who keep things loud and full of joy.
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