when two ministries collide

when two ministries collide

apples and oranges are not the same. that’s what i kept trying to say when we were working on a way to bring two ministries together on one night. (two ministries that had always been on separate nights at my previous church) maybe you can never make apples and...
model for family worship creations

model for family worship creations

i am passionate about families learning, growing, seeking Jesus, and worshipping together. we know kids spend way more time with their families than they do with us in kidmin classes. my goal is to create experiences where learning begins together as families at...
broken, bored, and burned-out in ministry (kmc notes)

broken, bored, and burned-out in ministry (kmc notes)

last week i taught a kmc breakout session on being broken, bored, or burned-out in ministry. before we spent some intentional time in scripture, prayer, and encouragement, i shared my four tips to avoid or dig out of brokenness, burn-out or boredom in ministry. here...
stop talking so much

stop talking so much

funny that i would have a blog with that title, huh? it is so the pot calling the kettle black, but i am slowly learning a lesson when it comes to kidmin teaching – we talk too much. go back to the last time you taught and compare your talking time to that of...
kids ministry conference – nashville

kids ministry conference – nashville

next week i get the privilege of leading three workshops at lifeway’s kids ministry conference.  below is a list and description of my workshops. if you are going i would love to meet you. stop by, say hi, and let’s chat kids...
simple gift of God’s Word

simple gift of God’s Word

each year we present our first graders with a new Bible. we have a special family brunch where we share the importance of God’s Word to families. (you can read more about that here.) we also give the children a small gift bag. it usually contains some sort of family...

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