Sam Luce, children’s pastor @ Redeemer Church in NY, wrote a great list called: “7 sure-fire ways to make kids feel welcome in church”
Intentionality. That’s what I gathered from Gabriel George’s talk on Communicating to Kids.
Dale Hudson has a great post on some warning signs that you’re too busy.
Courtesy of Ministry-to-Children.com is a funny list of “requirements” for children’s ministry leaders and volunteers
[video_embed][/video_embed] We travel through life so fast nowadays that we forget or are often unaware that every person we walk by, drive by and/or push a Walmart cart by has a story. Maybe it’s a success story or a painful story or perhaps a disjointed, cracked story. Maybe their stories are old and they bare the scars. […]
Sam Luce, children’s pastor @ Redeemer Church in Utica, NY, wrote a great list called: 7 sure-fire ways to make kids feel welcome in church Talk to them how they talk to you – If they are shy you need to be shy, if they are outgoing be outgoing. Make fun of your self -If […]
Thank you. Thank you for serving God and His children. It is worth it! [video_embed][/video_embed] HT [button href=”http://kidmin1124.com/kidmin-general/encouragement/saying-thank-you-rocks/” size=”medium” textcolor=”#ffffff” target=”_blank”]Kidmin1124[/button] source [button href=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMYAfEoGqRI” size=”medium” textcolor=”#ffffff” target=”_blank”]YouTube[/button]
For most of us, it has been a long time since we were a kid. And in the words of an epistle writer, most adults have put their childish ways behind them. So how do you converse with children (especially today’s children!)? What do you say? What questions do you ask? Wayne Stocks wrote a […]
[video_embed][/video_embed] David Wakerley created a great ministry volunteer welcome video. What a great idea! Maybe it’s something you could include in your ministry context… HT [button href=”http://www.davidwakerley.com/2011/10/19/new-leaders-training/” size=”medium” textcolor=”#ffffff” target=”_blank”]KidInspiration[/button] source [button href=”http://vimeo.com/30714910″ size=”medium” textcolor=”#ffffff” target=”_blank”]Vimeo[/button]
Volunteers, I wonder, why do you serve in children’s ministry? I bet it’s because of all the thank yous you get from kids each week, right? Miss Susan, thank you SOOO much for being there for me and teaching me about God. Or maybe you serve because you can’t wait to see what wild Billy […]