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Nathan's Notes

Welcome to the monthly blog of Nathan Sayre of Child Evangelism Fellowship. Click on the Title to view the entire article.

July 2024

Why should we celebrate the 4th of July? Are the barbecues, baseball games, fireworks, and parades worth it?

June 2024

To most people, especially on those tremendously hot and humid days, free time on summer days is spent looking for some place to kick back and relax.

May 2024

What are you worried about? What keeps you up at night? Do you believe that God is big enough to address your worries?

April 2024

We live in an incredibly selfish, self-centered, self-gratifying, self-promoting culture. In fact, if you look up “self-promotion” on Google, right on the first page, you will see article after article teaching you how to promote yourself.

March 2024

As the children of Israel left Egypt, they crossed the Red Sea on dry ground. Many illustrations depict them walking double file through a narrow gorge bordered by “walls of water.”

February 2024

As Valentine’s Day is celebrated this month, there will be cards, candy, flowers, and other types of gifts given.

January 2024

The following is a sermon illustration that I recently used: “One day a father decided to take his son to play at the local park. The boy quickly gravitated to the sandbox...

December 2023

Child Evangelism Fellowship of Greater Huntington was officially chartered on November 18th, 1968. So, this November 18th, we are thanking God for His 55 years of faithfulness to the ministry of the Gospel to the children in the Huntington Tri-State area.

November 2023

2 Corinthians 9:15 says, “Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift!”

October 2023

While visiting with one of our local Principals recently they said to us, “We truly appreciate your effort in taking the truths of scripture to our students.

September 2023

I recently read an article that told a story about a newly retired couple who decided to check some items off their bucket list. Their first trip was to Yellowstone National Park to see Old Faithful, the geyser.

August 2023

This is based on an illustration I came across lately…

A lady came repeatedly to her pastor for counseling regarding sins in her life that she couldn’t seem to be rid of.

July 2023

I have been reminded lately of several truths from scripture regarding the promises of God, specifically from the life of Joshua.

June 2023

In the world that we live in today, it is so easy for us to allow so many different things to take our attention away from the Lord and the mission that He has given us.

April 2023

What is the purpose of a yield sign? According to, “A yield sign calls on the driver to do the following: Slow down, defer to oncoming or intersecting traffic, stop when necessary, proceed when safe, and remain aware of oncoming vehicles.”

March 2023

“A man who worked as a plumber’s helper in construction was assigned to melt lead to be used to solder pipe joints. He would fill up his crucible with cold lead;

February 2023

A very prominent narrative Bible Lesson in our CEF curriculum and one that is highlighted as an example to study and work on in our Teaching Children Effectively™ Level 1 Course is found in Numbers 21: 4-9 (stop and read it).

January 2023

As the calendar rolls over to another new year, it’s common to reflect on the past one and look forward to the new one

December 2022

CEF’s ministry calendar runs from September 1st-August 31st, so that Good News Club ministries and all of summer ministries can be viewed on one report

November 2022

Recently, I was reading the account of Abraham being commanded by God to offer Isaac as a sacrifice in Genesis 22: 1-19.