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Volunteer Myth-Busters: 7 Things You Thought You Knew About Volunteers

When’s the last time you talked to a fellow children’s ministry director who said, “I’m all set with volunteers! My roster is full, with eager back-ups for emergency substitutes. My…

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25 Ways to Refresh Yourself in Ministry

Ministry Leadership: God needs us to be refreshed, restored, refueled, and ready to minister to children for him. Here are 25 ways to refill your cup. All of us in…

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How to Teach About Serving (Plus: 17 Service Projects to Try)

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my work with children, it’s that we need to train kids to serve—willing to be involved in Christian service to others! I want…

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3 Approaches to Family Ministry Widely Used Among Churches

The three popular approaches to family ministry that churches use today have their strengths and weaknesses. Find out what they are. Family Ministry Approach #1: Common Curriculum One strategy many…