“whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” Psalm 91:1

introducing next level ideas

sometimes (most of the time with me) the people you get the privilege to serve alongside simply make you better because they are smarter, more creative, and bring fresh idea to the table. this is the case for our new "next level ideas" tab on the dWELL blog. my...

read more

etch family ministry conference

i am honored and excited to be included as a speaker at the new etch ministry conference in nashville this fall. here are my breakout topics and descriptions. 20 lessons learned in 20 years some of the most effective ministry lessons are learned from mistakes and...

read more

all in for vbs part 1 of 2

let's face it, if we are honest we would admit that ministries can create the biggest of silos. if there is ever an event we need to work to get the whole church staff on board with, it is vbs. i have always been so blessed to work with staffs that go all in for vbs....

read more

kidmin policies as promised at #kidminsummit

today i had the pleasure of speaking at etowah baptist association's first ever kidmin summit. what a great crowd of amazing kidmin leaders. i led sessions on: the preteen bubble, rethinking volunteers, activities that welcome, and then i talked about being renewed in...

read more

blackout – vine family worship

this year at vine family worship we are working through our dawson kids blueprint model. each family worship night takes a deeper, hands-on, and family focused look at one of the points in our blueprint theme for the year. "the fall" was the topic of our second vine...

read more

Gospel class – Part 3 of 3

click here to read the first post in this series. read part two in this blog series here. click here to learn more about and purchase "the Gospel God's plan for me" God provided experience it: supplies: big bag of candy for the winner impossible task - get a child...

read more

Gospel class – part 2 of 3

click here to read the first post in this series. click here to learn more about and purchase "the Gospel God's plan for me"   God rules experience it: supplies: play dough each child and adult are given some play dough. they are told to talk about what they...

read more

Gospel class – part 1 of 3

twice a year i teach a two week Gospel class for children that are seeking answers to what it means to be a Christian. at recent workshops i have taught several people have asked for the outline of this class. i thought it would be easiest to share the information...

read more

uncreated Creator – family worship

from time to time i am asked what our family worships look like and how we structure the time together with families.  also i am so excited to be teaching on family worship at #kidmin15, so i thought i would include all the ingredients to our latest family worship on...

read more

danielle bell

subscribe to dWELL
get dWELL updates sent right to your email inbox.

speaking schedule

it’s just a phase conference

Date: March 18, 2017

Location: alabaster, al

it’s just a phase conference
westwood baptist church
alabaster, al

kidmin conference

Start date: September 22, 2017

End date: September 24, 2017

Location: chicago, il

the only conference that transforms your ministry and your life – group’s unconventional kidmin conference.

KidMin is the most intimate conference you’ll ever experience

We’ve created a setting that feels more like a family reunion than a conference. At KidMin you’ll find a place where you’re seen and heard… Where you can learn and actually leave with a plan… Where you can make meaningful connections with other children’s ministers…Where you can be spiritually fed.

tweet tweet

© 2010-2017 dWELL All Rights Reserved -- Copyright notice by Blog Copyright

free dWELL email updates
get the latest content sent straight to your email.
we respect your privacy. thanks for taking time to subscribe.