Wednesday December 4, 2013
A child accepting Jesus. It’s a touchdown, grand slam, champion of the world moment in any children’s minister’s life. We put in so many hours of work and prayer hoping a child will fully understand God’s love and sacrifice. Today, I’d like to focus on that. Here are three tips on leading a child to Christ.
Wednesday November 27, 2013
As we roll into this Thanksgiving week, I know a lot of families are starting to focus on giving back. Now’s a great time to help kids understand why we help others and show them ways they can get involved even at their age. So to help you equip families to go out and do some random acts of kindness, here are three quick and easy service projects that kids (and their families) can do to show others God’s love…
Friday November 22, 2013
Snacks are becoming a large hurdle in today’s ministry world. What are we supposed to do when it comes to snacks? Here are seven things to consider when thinking about sweet snacks and tasty treats in your ministry…
Wednesday November 20, 2013
It’s hard to believe Thanksgiving is just a week away. It seems like I just finished eating all the leftover discounted candy I bought on November 1st. Looking back, I seem to remember the store setting out Christmas items as I did my annual discounted candy run. Have we, as a country, just decided to skip Thanksgiving?! Not on my watch! We have so much to be thankful for, and we can help our kids understand the importance of a thankful heart. Here are three no-miss, easy-prep, memory-making ideas that you can use in your ministry…
Friday November 15, 2013
With Thanksgiving a few weeks away, now is a great time to count your blessings. We're so fortunate, and sometimes we take that for granted. In case you're having a hard time finding things to be thankful for, here's a list of 10 blessings you might not even recognize.