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Kids in Church: Children’s Service or Adult Service?

Kids in Church: Children’s Service or Adult Service?

Jesse Joyner July 5, 2012 0

Think of all the “all-ages” events we go to in this life: baseball games, community festivals, museums, parks, shopping, concerts, movies, zoos, many restaurants, and volunteering in the community. Then there’s church – and in most

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How to Become a Family Equipping Church

How to Become a Family Equipping Church

Keith Tusing June 27, 2012 3

A Family-Equipping church begins with the mind-set that we will be intentional about making it a priority to champion the concept of parents as the primary disciple-makers in their children’s lives.  Here are what

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New Year – New You? Five Things to Consider for 2012

New Year – New You? Five Things to Consider for 2012

Keith Tusing December 27, 2011 0

As the New Year approaches most of us begin to think about New Year’s Resolutions. With that in mind I sat down this morning and thought about how I spend my time as a

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Guest Speakers: How to Find Good Ones and How to Work With Them

Guest Speakers: How to Find Good Ones and How to Work With Them

Jesse Joyner December 16, 2011 0

So you see your next “big event” on the calendar and wonder what you’re going to do about a special presentation for the kids.  Last year you brought in that guy who blows bubbles

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Bible Study Lessons

Bible Study Lessons

Keith Tusing December 15, 2011 1

As the New Year approaches have you thought about what Bible Study Lessons you’ll be teaching in 2012?  What type of approach do you use to determine what will be included in the Bible

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Embracing Technology

Keith Tusing October 11, 2011 2

by Kevin Spear I’m a tech guy. I’m sorry, but I love everything techie. My technology disease began when I first saw the Apple IIe in high school (Wow! That dates me!). In college,

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9 out of 10 Graduates Drop out of Church – WRONG???!!! – “Family Ministry Field Guide” – Discussion & Giveaway Day #2

9 out of 10 Graduates Drop out of Church – WRONG???!!! – “Family Ministry Field Guide” – Discussion & Giveaway Day #2

Keith Tusing September 13, 2011 9

We have all heard the Infamous Evangelical Dropout Statistic – 80% – 90% of our students are dropping out of church after they graduate from High School.  Most of us have probably quoted this

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“Family Ministry Field Guide” – Discussion & Giveaway!!!

“Family Ministry Field Guide” – Discussion & Giveaway!!!

Keith Tusing September 12, 2011 10

This week at CM Buzz we are going to take an extended look at “Family Ministry Field Guide” – how your church can equip parents to make disciples. This is a NEW book written by

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Children’s Ministry Lesson Planning – It is Your Father’s Business!

Children’s Ministry Lesson Planning – It is Your Father’s Business!

Keith Tusing July 23, 2011 2

In our most recent posts I have been sharing with you our Children’s Ministry Remodel at Gulf to Lake Church. The descriptions and pictures have hopefully given you a “behind the scenes” looks at

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Day 5 & Day 6 of our Children’s Ministry Remodel

Keith Tusing July 11, 2011 3

Well, this is the close of another day of our CM Remodel.  I have been blessed with incredible volunteers here at Gulf to Lake Church who have already given hours and hours of their

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