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Stage Position can strengthen Communication with Children

Stage Position can strengthen Communication with Children

Keith Tusing October 14, 2013 0

As a leader of children and family ministries most of us have the role of lead teacher or communicator with our kids on Sunday Morning. One of our goals is to communicate the lesson

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Top Five Ways to Know Kid Culture!

Top Five Ways to Know Kid Culture!

Keith Tusing August 27, 2013 0

I am the father of six so staying connected to kid culture has never been a difficult task for me. Also, the fact that I pretty much love cartoons, toys, games, etc. gives me

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Board Games our Kids Love – Part 2

Board Games our Kids Love – Part 2

Keith Tusing May 24, 2013 3

Well, I just got up from the table after playing another board game with my kids. Today I want to share two of our new favorites and encourage you to explore the board gaming

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Board Games + Kids = Relationship

Board Games + Kids = Relationship

Keith Tusing April 25, 2013 2

Do you play games with your kids? Of course, most of us play those games on Sunday morning or Wednesday nights that have some tie-in to our lesson. I’m talking about a totally different

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The Easter Bunny and The Empty Tomb

The Easter Bunny and The Empty Tomb

Keith Tusing March 18, 2013 1

This past Sunday morning I was dumbstruck by a comment made by one of my students. I know what you’re thinking, “Keith unable to speak? No way! Well, it’s true. We are in the

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Creating a Strategic Plan – Part 3

Creating a Strategic Plan – Part 3

Keith Tusing January 8, 2013 0

This is the third in a series on the Why and How of Creating a Strategic Plan for our ministries. We began with the why and in our last post we shared the first

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Strategic Planning – Why?

Strategic Planning – Why?

Keith Tusing January 3, 2013 0

As we begin the New Year it is usually a time of assessment and reflection.  With that in mind take a look a these two questions.Would you like to have everyone onboard with your

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VBS 2013 Readers Poll

VBS 2013 Readers Poll

Keith Tusing December 28, 2012 0

Each year around this time the “Great VBS Debate” seems to reemerge on the Children’s Ministry landscape. Over the last 23 years I have been involved with churches who loved VBS and with churches

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The M&M Nativity Legend

The M&M Nativity Legend

Keith Tusing December 24, 2012 1

It’s Christmas Eve and we are making final preparations for our Christmas Eve service. Our family tradition is to attend the service and then ride around looking at Christmas lights all over town. It

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The Good Side of Social Media

The Good Side of Social Media

Robert Shepard December 21, 2012 0

It is now Wednesday morning on the 12th December 2012 and we are quickly approaching Christmas and the festive period. Given the worldly economic situation, some people can be forgiven for not being fully

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