Web Exclusives January February 2012


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  1. Download pictures of

    – from Put Zacchaeus in the Tree
  2. Download Pharaoh

    – from Fly Frenzy
  3. Great games designed to complement your lesson
    – from Games That Teach
    Shoe Enough
    Don’t Spill the

  4. Download World

    – from Prayers for the World
  5. Children’s Ministry Impact
    on Your Church Survey

    – from Children’s Ministry Impact on Your Church
  6. Resources that debunk the 90 percent dropout rate:
    A Bridge Over
    Troubled Water
    The 4
    Percent Panic-Attack
    The Drop Out Myth

    -from Debunking the Dropout Myth
  7. Suggested age requirements for teenage volunteers – from
    Stop Using Teens in Kidmin
    Minimum Grade Guidelines By Ministry Area
    Nursery: 9th grade
    Preschool: 6th grade
    1st to 3rd grade: 8th
    4th to 5th grade:

    Grade Level Privileges and Restrictions

    Children's Ministry Local Training

    Grades 6 to 7 may serve in the preschool area with
    children no younger than walkers.

    Grade 8 may serve in the preschool with children no
    younger than walkers and in 1st through 3rd grades. Teenagers may
    sit on the floor and play with the children, but may not pick up or
    hold children.

    Grades 9 through 12 may serve with children in all

  8. See Jake in action
    – from Stop Using Teens in Kidmin
  9. Free excerpt
    Discipline Guide for Children’s Ministry

    from Tough Talks With Parents
  10. Read “The Wounded Student”
    -from Peel Off Kids’ Labels
  11. Use this devotion on
    with your volunteers:
    -from Peel Off Kids’ Labels
  12. Helpful way to talk
    to a child as well as actual guidelines for conducting a funeral
    for a child
    – from A Guide to Kids’ GriefSubscribetoday


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