“If you just teach them words, it’s just going to be words, but that’s true of any human learning a language. First you learn the word, and then you learn the meaning behind it. So you might teach a child ‘hot,’ and not until they touch the stove do they truly discover its meaning. But that doesn’t mean we don’t give them vocabulary. We must give them language to understand their experiences.” — Lucy Olson
Date: June 15, 2018
Event: The Gospel Coalition 2018 Women’s Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana
You can listen to this episode of The Gospel Coalition podcast here.
- Now Available: The New City Catechism Curriculum
- Our Family’s Experience with The New City Catechism (Dan and Lucy Olson)
- Introducing Songs from The New City Catechism
Find more audio and video from The Gospel Coalition 2018 Women’s Conference on the conference media page.