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Creative Kids Enviroments on a Budget – DIY Kidmin

Creative Kids Enviroments on a Budget – DIY Kidmin

Keith Tusing June 24, 2012 0

Those of us involved in Children’s Ministry have long recognized the huge value of having attractive environments for  kids. Creating bright, colorful children’s areas helps communicate how much we value kids and families.  There are

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Are You Living a Balanced Ministry Life?

Are You Living a Balanced Ministry Life?

Keith Tusing May 29, 2012 0

In ministry there is almost always at least one more thing that could be done today.  One of the axioms of ministry is that “Sunday just keeps coming.” It also holds true that there

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Kids, Parents, Football & Kidmin

Kids, Parents, Football & Kidmin

Keith Tusing May 15, 2012 0

Wow! That’s a list of 4 of my favorite things.  This morning I picked up the Tampa newspaper and was greeted with a story that saddens my heart.  I’m a competitive guy – Julie

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Prayer . . . a Wide Road and a Narrow Road Approach in Kidmin – Part 3

Prayer . . . a Wide Road and a Narrow Road Approach in Kidmin – Part 3

Lynda Freeman May 4, 2012 1

I’ve been writing about prayer – the wide and narrow road approaches. I’ve said, “When it comes to our children’s ministries, we all know we need to pray, but there is a ‘wide road

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Thinking for a Change #3

Thinking for a Change #3

Barry Mitchell April 19, 2012 0

Hello friends.  In case you’ve never met me or don’t know a little about me, I like to think about stuff.  I like to determine how things work or at least how I think

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Prayer . . . a Wide Road and a Narrow Road Approach in Kidmin

Prayer . . . a Wide Road and a Narrow Road Approach in Kidmin

Lynda Freeman April 18, 2012 0

When it comes to our children’s ministries, we all know we need to pray, but there is a “wide road approach” which leads to a shallow walk and a “narrow road approach” which leads

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“Big” Weekends – Do You Do Anything Special?  What’s the Plan Kidmin?

“Big” Weekends – Do You Do Anything Special? What’s the Plan Kidmin?

Keith Tusing April 12, 2012 0

What did your Easter services look like?  Every year at Easter we have families that only attend on those “Big Holidays” like Easter and Christmas.  Yes, I know this comes as a shock to

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Do You “Fact Check” What You Teach?

Do You “Fact Check” What You Teach?

Jeremy Mavis April 5, 2012 0

Our audience is children, right? How will they know if we get something wrong, biblically or culturally? I’ve found that it is incredibly easy to teach kids stuff. Dish in a little wonder, mystery

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Sharing the Small Moments in Children’s Ministry

Sharing the Small Moments in Children’s Ministry

Collie Coburn Jr. April 2, 2012 1

My wife is an elementary school teacher, and she roves between several different schools teaching art. Yesterday she told me a touching story. She works with a fifth-grade girl who has something of an

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Mission (IM)Possible for Kidmin Leaders

Mission (IM)Possible for Kidmin Leaders

Robert Shepard March 29, 2012 0

As good as the movies have been, there is only problem with them and that is the title. The second word is 2 letters too long! Philippians 4:13 tells us so! So, God has

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