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The Children’s Pastor Role in Christian Parenting

The Children’s Pastor Role in Christian Parenting

Keith Tusing September 13, 2013 1

Have you ever had one of those moments where a parent comes to you and asks you for your advice on something that you really are clueless about? I remember a time when I

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Attracting and Keeping Kids and Families

Attracting and Keeping Kids and Families

Keith Tusing September 9, 2013 0

Whatever we call our Sunday morning experience – Sunday School, Children’s Church, Kidstuf, Kids Worship, Kid Zone, etc. we should share a common goal – Grow the Attendance. In order to achieve this goal

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Fun – Exciting – Simple: Spontaneous Melodrama

Fun – Exciting – Simple: Spontaneous Melodrama

Keith Tusing August 21, 2013 0

Melodrama – a dramatic form that does not observe the laws of cause and effect that exaggerates emotion and emphasizes plot or action at the expense of characterization Spontaneous – coming or resulting from

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Children’s Ministry Leaders – Stop saying “I’m so busy!”

Children’s Ministry Leaders – Stop saying “I’m so busy!”

Keith Tusing June 18, 2013 3

I so often hear ministry leaders say “I am so busy.” Sometimes this is said with a voice of desperation and sometimes it is said with a sense of pride. I contend that just

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Hats – Hats – Hats! Hats, Ministry & Memories!

Hats – Hats – Hats! Hats, Ministry & Memories!

Keith Tusing May 20, 2013 2

Hats – Hats – Hats – Do you own a collection of hats? Why hats you ask? Hats are fun! Hats can be funny! Hats can create a character! Hats can tell a story?

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The Family Ministry Puzzle???

The Family Ministry Puzzle???

JMcGinnis May 2, 2013 1

So there they were, sitting around the conference table staring at the pile of little white pieces of plastic. To be honest, they weren’t even sure what it really was; not to mention what

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Creating a Strategic Plan – Part 2

Creating a Strategic Plan – Part 2

Keith Tusing January 4, 2013 1

Setting Goals is a huge part of any strategic plan. Goals set priorities, goals help determine the allocation of resources, goals lead to healthy evaluation and goals get things done. This leads right into

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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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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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