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“Making Ideas Happen” – Part 4

This is it…our last week of reading “Making Ideas Happen.” If you’re just joining the conversation, you can catch the first three installments...

Children Swearing Earlier, Studies Show

Experts say children are swearing as soon as they can speak, in some cases.

Transitions: Steps That Work

Steve Wright is the author of reTHiNK, the Pastor of Parent & Family Discipleship Ministries at Providence Baptist Church in Raleigh, NC.  Steve entered...

Free Coloring Page: Jesus and the Children

Jesus said in Matthew 19:14, "Let the little children come to me."

Checking In on the Orange Tour

Where in the world is Sue Miller and some of our Orange Staff? They’re getting ready for the second Orange Tour stop...

My Big Vision for Volunteers

Let me tell you about the vision I’ve had. I actually just started communicating it about 5-6 weeks ago. In recognizing where we...

D6 Recap: Mark Holmen

Mark Holman was recently the Sr Pastor of Ventura Missionary Church in Ventura, California where he pioneered the strategy and published the book...

Permission to Speak Freely by Anne Jackson Review

This is a review for Permission to Speak Freely by Anne Jackson. So I love reading different things. Anne Jackson is an author that I...

The Spirit Lead Teacher

Back in 2008 I wrote an article here in K! entitled “Leading with Help.” In that article I talked about how it...

Series Premier – “Real Ministry”

Hopefully you’ve heard by now that there are a LOT of changes coming to OrangeLeaders.com beginning in October. We’ll be telling you about them...

Free Read Together Story: Noah's Ark

Engage your preschoolers and early readers in the story of Noah's Ark.

Top 100 #Kidmin Blogs

I walked out of my first PreCon Lab at D6 Conference and checked Twitter.  My #kidmin column was filled with tweets about Tony Kummer’s...

Z is for Zeta

I have given myself a challenge for the next 26 days – post the complete A-Z of Ministry to Children. (I almost pulled this...

“Making Ideas Happen” – Part 3

We’re in third week of this great book reading experiment with “Making Ideas Happen.” If you’re just joining the conversation, you can catch...

Free Activity Kit: The Tallest of the Smalls, by Max Lucado

Ollie is the smallest of the smalls, who wants to be like the high-ups of Stiltsville.

The Gap Between Kidmin and Jr. High Part 1

Now I’ve been working on this stuff for awhile. I really hope this helps someone out there. I want to take a few...

8 Ways to Empower Your Child to Have the Best School Year Ever! -Part 7

7. Go to Church, small Group and model servingDon't just send your children to church take them there. I love Luke 4:16 it...

Y is for Yahweh

I have given myself a challenge for the next 26 days – post the complete A-Z of Ministry to Children. Y… young, yearn, yesterday… Y is...

X is for Xenagogue

I have given myself a challenge for the next 26 days – post the complete A-Z of Ministry to Children. X… xylophone, xenophobia, xerography… X is...

Holly Catterton Allen: How Your Church Can Help Children Be Spiritually...

Dr. Holly Catterton Allen joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to explain that, contrary to what we might assume, children are deeply spiritual and to share how churches can help kids develop resilience.

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