Category Archives: images of Jesus

Church fathers on pictures of Jesus

I have spoken before of my concern of our use of pictures of Jesus in teaching our children — both from a wisdom perspective and from a second commandment perspective. Today I want to present testimony from three fathers in … Continue reading

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Children's Bibles and the Second Commandment

When our children read their children’s Bibles, does the story ever grip their hearts?  Do they see that God is a holy God who is to be adored and worshipped? We would hope so, wouldn’t we?  We want them to … Continue reading

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Winsome Jesus

Can you generally tell which one is Jesus is in a picture book for children, or in a portrait on someone’s wall? Of course you can.  As plain as everyone else may look, Jesus always looks better.  His face is … Continue reading

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