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“The Super Heroes Bible NIrV” Highlight and Giveaway

The Super Heroes Bible has a subtitle to it: “The Quest for Good Over Evil” Read more

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It’s Their Hill! | A Parenting Lesson

Every winter I create a sledding hill of of the stairs of our deck by Read more

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WKFM March 2015 | Mozambique

Mozambique WKFM | March 2015 Scripture Lesson Luke 14:12-14; Mark 12:41-43; matthew 5:14-16 | Jesus teaches Bottom Read more

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Water and Food in the Desert | Coloring Sheet

Water and Food in the Desert | Exodus 15:22—18:27 Read more

Retaining Volunteers

6 Things I’ve Learned about Retaining Volunteers

1] One-year commitments. McIntosh and Arn (2013), in their book, What Every Pastor Should Know, Read more

Leadership


6 Things I’ve Learned about Retaining Volunteers

Retaining Volunteers 1] One-year commitments. McIntosh and Arn (2013), in their book, What Every Pastor Should Know, Read more
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How to Requisition a Bouldering/Rock Wall for Your Church

When we built an addition on to the Hayward Wesleyan Church, I knew that I Read more

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Parent and Child Dedication/Baptism Materials

Parent and Child Dedication/Baptism is a tradition among many communities of faith. It is important Read more

Children's Ministry White Paper

Children’s Ministry Handbooks from 2013-2014

A few years ago I realized that in the absence of clearly laid out expectations, Read more

Children's Bibles


“The Super Heroes Bible NIrV” Highlight and Giveaway

the-super-heroes-bible-nirv The Super Heroes Bible has a subtitle to it: “The Quest for Good Over Evil” Read more
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“Treasury of Bible Stories” Highlight and Giveaway

If you’re looking for a creative, whimsical account of a few Bible stories, then Kelly Read more

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“Jesus Calling: Bible Storybook” Highlight and Giveaway

There are a number of things I love about being a children’s pastor, but one Read more

KJV Illustrated Study Bible for Kids

“KJV Illustrated Study Bible for Kids” Highlight and Giveaway

For those of you who love the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible, this Read more
 

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Volunteers


Children’s Ministry Worship | Training Tuesday

training-training-4 Some tips on how to engage students in worship and how volunteers can assist in helping students participate. Read more
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It’s Time to Get Serious With What You Do with Your Time

“What you do for kids over TIME matters.” – Reggie Joiner source Vimeo

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Don’t Break Deacon Smith’s Arm, Serve in Children’s Ministry

Have you ever thought about what happens when people don't serve in children's ministry? Read more

Culture


Dear Parents, “Please Challenge Your Children (and Yourself)”

Children's Ministry White Paper Dear Parents, I was recently talking to a mother of a 7th grade student who Read more
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Kid Tech Infographic

Here are a few things that caught my attention: “Nearly half of first-time mobile tech Read more

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Free Bible Lessons | New Testament

Sam Luce, campus pastor at the Utica campus of Redeemer Church in Utica, NY, has Read more

Curriculum


WKFM March 2015 | Mozambique

Mozambique_Gurue_Mount_Murresse Mozambique WKFM | March 2015 Scripture Lesson Luke 14:12-14; Mark 12:41-43; matthew 5:14-16 | Jesus teaches Bottom Read more
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WKFM February 2015 | Nune

Nuneland WKFM | February 2015 Scripture Lesson Luke 9:10-17 | Jesus feeds 5,000 people Bottom Line I can Read more

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WKFM January 2015 | Ecuador

Ecuador WKFM | January 2015 Scripture Lesson 1 Kings 3:16-28 | Solomon makes a wise decision Bottom Read more
 

Crafts


Tongues of Fire Headband

Tongues of Fire Headband Craft

Tongues of Fire Headband We did an overview of the book of Acts in Followers Read more

Whip Craft

The Whip Craft

How to Make "The Whip" Craft Read more

Games


Twister

Lawn Twister Game

Growing Kids Ministry highlights a way to play Twister out on your lawn. How to Read more

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Sack Races | Game

How to play the “Sack Races” Game We found some burlap sacks for $3-4 each Read more

Music


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Stories | Song

These are the stories in the Bible, the B-I-B-L-E (it's in the book) huh! Read more

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My God Is So Big | Song

My God is so big, so strong and so mighty there's nothing my God cannot do... Read more

Coloring Sheets


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Water and Food in the Desert | Coloring Sheet

Water and Food in the Desert | Exodus 15:22—18:27 Read more

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The Escape From Egypt | Coloring Sheet

The Escape From Egypt | Exodus 12:31 – 14:31 Read more