Children's Ministry Leaders

Children's Ministry Leaders

Today’s children’s ministry leaders face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, children’s pastors need leadership resources and children’s ministry resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times for children and families. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every children’s pastor and children’s ministry leader. If you serve on a church staff as a children’s minister, children’s pastor, director of Christian education, preschool minister, family ministry leader, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have children’s ministry resources and connections to a community of children’s ministry leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide. Children’s ministry leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of children’s ministry leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for children’s ministry leadership. Leading your children’s ministry and family ministry is not only about teaching and building relationships, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

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Find Your Calling: How to Renew Your Passion for Ministry

It's not just that you're trying to find your calling--it's that you're trying to find your calling again. All leaders go through times when they feel drained, discouraged and defeated. Here's how to renew your passion for ministry.
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Do Your Children Know Your Testimony?

Have you ever shared your testimony of conversion with your children? Do you know how to share your testimony with them? Sure, your children know that you’re religious. But do they know you're a Christian?

A Letter to the Tired Children’s Ministry Leader

As Children’s Ministry leaders, we have all lived in seasons of hard ministry. We have faced the temptation to call it quits and move...
Is It Important for My Child to Be Part of a Childrens' Small Group?

Is It Important for My Child to Be Part of a Childrens’ Small Group?

Throughout the month of April, I’m answering your reader questions… Today’s question: Is it important to involve my children in a Sunday School or small...
Single Parent Family

Help a Single Parent Family Turn to God

I see many single parents turn to the church for help. They know they need help in working through a crisis. They understand they...
Pets Go to Heaven

What to Say When Your Child Asks if Pets Go to Heaven

"Some may want to shield their children from discussions of death, but we do not..."
Lost Sheep Craft

Lost Sheep Craft

This Lost Sheep Craft is a craft kids get excited about. One they take home and show everyone. One they take to school and...
Parents and Kidmin

Parents and Kidmin: 4 Ways to Help Parents Want to Engage With Your Children’s...

One of the most important things you can do in your ministry is to engage parents. In our last post, Why People Aren’t Excited About...
serve in children's ministry

20 Reasons People Should Serve in Children’s Ministry

Dale Hudson gives you the scriptural and logical reasons why serving in kidmin is a BLAST!
Bible science

Light a Fire for God in Kids Through Science — Bible Science

So what is Bible Science? It is taking a simple science experiment to draw kids in and capture their attention so they are receptive to God’s word.
Prayer Time For Kids

How to Have an Impactful Prayer Time for Kids at Church

Prayer should be a weekly part of your children''s ministry. Let's look at how you can have an impactful prayer time for the kids in your ministry.

When Discipling Children Remember the 3 “Be’s”

You have the potential to influence the next generation to follow Christ, and while it is not all on us to do (thank God), you do bear some responsibility.
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20 Powerful Mother’s Day Sermons and Worship Resources

Mother's Day is the 3rd-highest church attendance day of the year, after Christmas and Easter. This is a great opportunity to use these Mother's Day...
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10 Object Lessons for Kids to Grab Their Attention

Object lessons that will have your kids talking and thinking all week.
Prepare for Easter

5 Ways to Prepare for Easter

Every Sunday should be a celebration of Christ’s work, but this weekend provides so many added opportunities to reach children and families. Therefore, it’s worth taking some time to consider how we’re preparing for Easter in our children’s ministries.
Bible Fun

Plastic Wrap Bible Fun

Remember the game at Christmas everyone was playing where tons of mini gifts were wrapped in a ball of cellophane? It was passed around a circle for everyone to unwrap the cellophane until they came to a prize that they kept and then passed the ball on. It continued until all the prizes, or gifts, were unwrapped and claimed.
To Be Mothered

To Be Mothered: A Prayer

And so we ask You this day to come and mother us, good God. Would you come in Your way of compassion and affection and sweep us up into Your grand Self.
Easter Gospel Presentation Using Emoji’s

Easter Gospel Presentation Using Emojis

This week I had the honor of teaching at the Easter chapel at my children’s school. I feel like I am always seeking new and creative ways to share the gospel in ways that are kid-friendly, clear and biblically sound.
10 Great Easter Activities for Kids

10 Great Easter Activities for Kids

Whether you’re looking for a fun Easter activity for kids at home, or something to supplement your Easter lesson at church, you’ve come to the right place! Check out this list of 10 great Easter Activities for Kids that they'll love! Easter games, crafts, snacks and more.
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Children’s Ministry Leaders

Today’s children’s ministry leaders face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, children’s pastors need leadership resources and children’s ministry resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times for children and families. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every children’s pastor and children’s ministry leader. If you serve on a church staff as a children’s minister, children’s pastor, director of Christian education, preschool minister, family ministry leader, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have children’s ministry resources and connections to a community of children’s ministry leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Children’s ministry leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of children’s ministry leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for children’s ministry leadership.

Leading your children’s ministry and family ministry is not only about teaching and building relationships, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.