Welcome to our Family Ministry Blog! Check in regularly to stay up-to-date on Family Ministry events, as well as to gain inspiration and tips for your family.
Welcoming the Holy Spirit
A wonderful teaching opportunity is coming your way: Pentecost! This month we are teaching about the Pentecost and what it means as a Christian. Pentecost is May 28; take this opportunity to talk with your children about the Holy Spirit.Read More
Parents are Teachers
Parenting and teaching are intertwined. There is always something to teach children. Indeed, parenting is teaching and whatever you desire your children to learn, will require consistency, love, and patience. Give them the best tool for their overall well-being: knowing God.Read More
Parenting: A Godly Call
How do you define ‘parenting’? What about your definition of ‘Christian parenting’? Here are seven traits of effective parenting to help support you as you parent.Read More
Teaching Kids to Pray
Prayer is an essential tool in every Christian’s toolbox. Teaching your kids to pray is essential for their spiritual health and will benefit them long beyond your years of parenting them.Read More
Guiding Young Hearts
Parenting comes with a lot of responsibilities. Anyone want to give a testimony? But in the big picture, it goes fast. Here’s some encouragement to stay the course and focus on what counts most: parenting your beautiful children.Read More
Four Important Habits
There are four habits that, when woven into the fabric of your children’s lives, will benefit them for a lifetime. However, if these practices are not part of your life, it can be more challenging to help your children develop them.Read More
Family Time During Lent
It’s the season of Lent, a time to slow down, fast, pray, and give. This is a great time to create special family time traditions that represent Jesus’s sacrifice when he went to the desert to pray and fast for 40 days before his death on the cross.Read More
Planning and Preparing
Lent begins February 22. In what way will you and your family be preparing your hearts for Christ who died for you? Take a few minutes to create a Lenten plan for your family.Read More
FAMILY MINISTRY DIRECTOR
Peggy Kelly is a member of the Senior Leadership Team and followed God’s calling to Family Ministry Director in May 2021. She has a degree in early childhood education and was the director of a Christian preschool for ten years. Peggy has been attending CCC since 1998, was baptised as an adult here, and over the years has served as Sunday school teacher, VBS Director, Deacon, and Women’s Ministry Coordinator.
When not at CCC, Peg is a nutrition & health coach, providing wellness solutions for perimenopausal women. She loves running, hiking, paddleboarding, reading, with nap time a very close second. She is happily married to her high school sweetheart, has two ‘kids’ who decided to become adults, and one happy dog.