Ten Habits of Highly Effective Children's Ministers

1. Walks with God.
2. Consistently enlists, equips, and empowers volunteers.
3. Has teachability fueled by humility.
4. Displays passion for kids and families who are away from God.
5. Shows loyalty and alignment with leadership and overall church vision.
6. Knows how to cast vision and keep it burning.
7. Strives to be in touch with the overall culture with a focus on kid culture.
8. Connects well with kids and families.
9. Leads adults well.
10. Is committed to excellence.

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Dale Hudson
Dale Hudson has been serving in children's ministry for over 30 years. He is an author, speaker and ministry leader.  He is the founder and director of Building Children's Ministry. BCM helps churches build strong leaders, teams and children's ministries.  (www.buildingchildrensministry.com)