The Word Among Us

June 2010 Issue

A Family United

Keys to Building a Mini-Church

A Family United: Keys to Building a Mini-Church

I can see merit in St. John Chrysostom’s teaching about the "mini-church." But what can I do? My spouse and I have a hard time finding consensus when we disagree. We tend to get into fights. My spouse doesn’t practice the faith. My children are too young. My children are too old. My children aren’t interested in Jesus or the church.

These are some common objections that arise when the thought of working toward a mini-church at home is brought up. But think for a moment...

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