“i thank my God” wall (from the archives)

each year i struggle with how to show my sunday and wednesday investors (volunteers) how much they are appreciated by the kids, the parents, and me.  so for the past two years i have started having a “thank you” wall.  here is how it works: in a very visible hallway/lobby i place envelopes on the wall with the name and class of every investor, greeter,…

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certification in children’s ministry (updated with more ways to get info)

2019 will bring a new, challenging, and exciting role to my ministry plate – that of online instructor for a children’s ministry certification program through beadisciple.com. how exciting that i get to create a six week online class on one of my favorite subjects? one of my great joys comes from getting to know other ministry leaders and talking through practical strategies that will impact…

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Gospel @ Center in Kids Ministry – Webinar Replay

okay, y’all, today was such a sweet day in ministry. me and two of my dear friends in ministry from new york to florida, sam luce and jenny funderburke smith, were so honored to launch our first ever Gospel @ center webinar. we weren’t sure if anyone would watch, but not only did a great group tune in, they supplied us with great content with their questions…

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