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The Benefits of Having a Parent and Child Dedication Class

One of the ways you can make a big impact in the lives of parents and their children is to offer a Parent and Child Dedication class. Here are some of the benefits that come with hosting a class.

Fun Bible Activities for Kids: 3 Easy Devotions for Elementary Kids

Fun Bible activities for kids hold their interest and boost their learning. Try these 3 powerful devotional experiences for elementary-age students.

Top 10 Children’s Bibles – Which Do You Use?

Which Bible do you teach children from at church? Which Bible or Bible devotional do you recommend to parents for home discipleship? Here are my top 10 picks for best Children's Bible.

Spanish Christian Songs for Kids: 9 Musical Praise Resources

Spanish Christian songs for kids are a great way to be inclusive. Plus, church songs in Spanish encourage English-speaking children to become bilingual.

Why Our Childrens Ministries Should Be More Like Mr. Rogers and Less Like Disney

Mr. Rogers had friends come by who struggled with difficult issues like divorce, physical disability, and even race. He didn’t create an alternate universe by which he could escape reality. He lived in a house and told kids when make believe was happening. He used fairy stories to smuggle truth.

Free Church Bulletin Board Ideas: 11 Kid-Friendly Creations

Free church bulletin board ideas are always in high demand. Check out these 11 fun free church bulletin board ideas!

Preschool Coloring Pages: 12 Activity Sheets for Young Learners

Preschool coloring pages engage young learners while introducing them to biblical images and lessons. Check out these 12 free options!

How to Preach About Jesus to Kids at Your Church

Have you wondered how to preach about Jesus to kids? Don't make the process too complex. Use these 10 helpful tips!

Children’s Ministries Help These 25 Largest U.S. Churches Thrive

Each year, Outreach magazine releases a list of the largest and fastest-growing churches in the nation. Without exception, the churches always have great children's ministries.

The Power of Your Words in Children’s Ministry

The words you use with children are very important. Kids will become what you tell them they will be.

Mother’s Day Ideas: 4 Quick, Easy Activities for Children’s Ministry

use these 4 Mother’s Day ideas for children’s ministry. They're perfect for helping kids express their love for mom!

Father’s Day Crafts: 20 Fun, Free Ways for Kids to Honor Dad

Father’s Day will be here soon! So check out these 20 Father’s Day crafts that pair kids' love for creating with their love for their dads.

Mother’s Day Sunday School Crafts, Games, Lessons & Ideas Galore

Celebrate all the women in your church with these sweet Mother's Day Sunday school crafts, games, lessons and more!

Mother’s Day Sermons & Worship Resources: 20 Top Suggestions

Mother's Day is the third-highest church attendance day of the year. So it's a great opportunity to use Mother's Day sermons and worship resources to share the Gospel!

5 Ways to Show Your Kids You’re in Love With Their Mother

It has been rightly said that “one of the greatest gifts a father can give to his children is to love their mother.” I couldn’t agree more.

7 Creative Ways to Collect Offering at Church

For those of you who give your kids a time for giving at your church, I want to share some creative ways to collect offering at church.

Devotions for Kindergartners: 9 Bible-Based Resources for Young Children

Are you looking for devotions for kindergartners? We've gathered Bible-based resources that are age-appropriate for young Sunday school students and families.

Something That Recently Scared Me in Children’s Ministry

Recently, I was sharing the Gospel with the kids. I referenced John 3:16 and asked if someone would quote it for us. Out of a group of 20 kids, I was sure many of them knew John 3:16. But I was left with crickets.

Sunday School Teacher Appreciation: 3 Great Ideas

Children's ministry programs could not run without teacher volunteers. Check out these 3 great Sunday school teacher appreciation ideas!

Five Reasons Why People Don’t Volunteer

There could be many reasons why people don't volunteer in children's ministry. Some of those reasons we can do nothing about. They are simply out of our control. However, many of the reasons that keep people away from children’s ministry can be addressed and fixed.

EXCLUSIVE: Lecrae and Andy Mineo Talk Deconstruction, Being Labeled Christian, Swearing...

Earlier this year, ChurchLeaders sat down with Lecrae and Andy Mineo to ask about Christian deconstruction, how they feel about being labeled Christian artists, and what they would tell church leaders today.

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