Tag Archive for Children’s ministry

You Don’t Have to Give Your Child a...

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Who is most responsible for the mental health crisis among American teenagers stemming from their use of smartphones and social media platforms?

Help Kids Identify Toxic Friendships

on February 15, 2024 by

Here are some ways you can help them to come to their own conclusions about the health of their friendships.

Teaching Kids To Deal With Consequences

on February 15, 2024 by

“For every action there is an equally powerful reaction.” What scientists have known for centuries many children seem to have difficulty understanding.

Now, why…

Study: Contributing Factors In Helping...

on February 15, 2024 by

Positive Relationships W/ Parents, Adults During Childhood Helps Better Mental Health

Shepherding Children Through Hardships...

on January 28, 2024 by

When troubles find our children, here are three ways we can support them

The Powerful Influence Of Moms In...

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The Powerful Influence of Moms in Christians’ Households

*The following is excerpted from an online article posted on Barna.com, and Homeword.com. I…

Conservative Parents…Raise Mentally...

on December 11, 2023 by

liberal parents are more likely to have a permissive parenting style and “are the least likely to successfully discipline their children.”

Parents Partnering With God

on November 25, 2023 by

God, in his grace, equips parents for the task of discipling their children.

Book: The Faith Of Our Children

on November 20, 2023 by

Eight Timely Research Insights for Discipling the Next Generation

Book: Next Gen Faith: 12 Spiritual...

on November 20, 2023 by

Key steps for spiritual formation for Christian adults who work with youth as well as families, teens, and young adults seeking such…

Book: A Walk Through The Prayer Book

on November 14, 2023 by

The 2019 Book of Common Prayer Explained

Kids Ministry Book: Resilient Child...

on November 10, 2023 by

The Fearless Future of the Church

Target CEO Is Lying About Targeting Kids...

on November 7, 2023 by

He says that they didn’t target children with transgender ideology products, and he says that they didn’t work with the devil worshiper

The Next Gen Is Leaving The Faith...

on November 1, 2023 by

Children born in the 1980s and ’90s never absorbed the faith in their home. And they walked away from it at an…

Strong Families Don’t Happen By...

on October 3, 2023 by

By Brave Books

Teaching Biblical Sexuality Points...

on September 28, 2023 by

Do not fear. The Holy Spirit is at work, and he will give you the words you need. Have boldness and confidence that,…

Ministry To Parents Now And Easy

on September 18, 2023 by

Want to have a lasting impact on the ministry to kids minister to their parents

Leading Students Into A Life Of...

on August 15, 2023 by

What does it mean to faithfully lead our children and teens into a life of discipleship?

15% Of Children Received Mental Health...

on June 22, 2023 by

The researchers found that children aged 12 to 17 years were more likely to have received any mental health treatment (including prescription…

Helping Those Experiencing Gender...

on May 10, 2023 by

Resources, links, or other helpful tools mentioned in the podcast

Gods Plan For Sex And Gender

on May 10, 2023 by

10 teaching points for home and church

Book: How Do We Know That Christianity...

on May 8, 2023 by

Lively stories and illustrations explains why we can trust the Gospels as real historical documents and walks through the evidence for Jesus’ resurrection

Book: Parenting Ahead..Preparing Now For...

on April 27, 2023 by

learn to practice redemptive parenting where their children grow to see the world through a gospel lens based on biblical truth.

Book: Back-Pocket God. Study On The...

on April 20, 2023 by

Religion and Spirituality in the Lives of Emerging Adults

Protect Teens From Sextortion

on April 11, 2023 by

We can’t warn our children against every scam and trap in the world. So how can we teach them to be wise…

Exposing The Gender Lie’ e-book...

on April 10, 2023 by

The number of minors in America receiving a diagnosis of gender dysphoria tripled from 2017 to 2021, with more than forty-two thousand…

Stop Overindulging Your Children

on April 8, 2023 by

Book: Raising Unselfish Children in a Self-Absorbed World by Jill Rigby.

“No More Secrets”: Protect Kids...

on February 28, 2023 by

Woman behind Libs of TikTok writes children’s book that ‘will give parents and children a tool they can use to spot predatory…

A PrayerFor Our Children And Teens

on January 23, 2023 by

Walt Mueller

The Nativity Story (As Imagined By...

on December 21, 2022 by

I love this rendition the Nativity Story. It was filmed in Kenya and imagined by children with some of their cultural traditions….

The Failure Of Youth Ministry

on December 18, 2022 by

And How to Fix It WEBINAR

Using Reason To Lead Little Ones To...

on November 11, 2022 by

A childlike faith isn’t at odds with intellectual curiosity. In fact, a child’s appetite for learning could be the conduit through which he…

Update And Re-release Of A Parenting...

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Paul David Tripp’s Book: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens

HELPING CHILDREN WITH THEIR BODY IMAGE...

on July 26, 2022 by

How can we help children

4 Practical Ideas For VBS Follow-Up

on July 13, 2022 by

Your follow-up plan needs to be intentional. It all begins with your VBS “why.” Your first step in VBS planning is establishing…

How To Recruit For A Successful Ministry

on July 13, 2022 by

Top 6 Secrets for Successful Ministry Recruitment

Parent Prayer Cards

on July 8, 2022 by

Using these cards, you can pray that God will develop His own characteristics within you and your family to change the world…

Don’t Be Afraid Of The Teen Years With...

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And be on the lookout for the release of an updated edition of The Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting…

Study: Public School Employees Were ...

on April 20, 2022 by

Government Accountability Office. Sexual abuse by school personnel raises particular concerns because of the trust placed in schools

 

Prevent Sexual Abuse By School…

68% Of Americans ‘Less Likely To...

on April 16, 2022 by

Disney is focusing on creating content to expose young children to sexual ideas

Book: Undistracted, by Bob Goff

on April 11, 2022 by

What it looks like to live a beautiful and purposeful life rather than drifting aimlessly from one season to the next

The Biggest Story Bible Storybook

on April 5, 2022 by

104 Engaging Bible Stories for Ages 6–12 from Author Kevin DeYoung, Illustrated by Don Clark

Judge Ketanji Jackson Has A ‘Child...

on March 17, 2022 by

An alarming pattern when it comes to Judge Jackson’s treatment of sex offenders, especially those preying on children

The Church Can Welcome Kids Ways Special...

on February 2, 2022 by

Most parents are not going to ask for help at church, largely due to shame. But giving even one hour of reprieve…

Unlock The Power Of Family Habits In...

on February 2, 2022 by

I would strongly urge parents at the turn of the year: Make habits, not resolutions. Here’s why

Study: Children In State-funded Pre-K...

on February 1, 2022 by

“The kinds of pre-K that our poor children are going into are not good for them long term.”

Good Pictures Bad Pictures Jr.

on January 17, 2022 by

A Simple Plan to Protect Young Minds

Lutheran Church Hosts Drag Queen Sunday...

on December 18, 2021 by

Preaching in drag is a way for seminarian Aaron Musser “to reflect on a joy that overflows so abundantly, it can’t help…

Ensnaring Your Kids

on December 12, 2021 by

Fighting Back Against  Woke  Ideologies In Children’s Books

The Nicene Creed Illustrated And...

on November 2, 2021 by

A stunning and articulate book bringing ancient words into the hands of children

Toddler Broadcasts Mom In Shower Live On...

on October 12, 2021 by

“I quickly realize that my phone is broadcasting LIVE on Instagram. In my hand. While I am in the shower.”

Busyness Does Not Equal Godliness

on October 6, 2021 by

As leaders, it’s often easy to find ourselves stretched thin between leading our kids, trying to…

Book: Teaching Theology To Kids Is Fun

on October 5, 2021 by

Not only can this book  be used for children’s ministry you can also be used in student ministry

Awesome Children’s Ministry Book: Lead...

on October 4, 2021 by

Teaching Covenant Theology to covenant children ages 4 to 8.
By Heather Molendyk

Kids Book: Elephants Are Not Birds

on September 23, 2021 by

Gender identity. Culture the Vulture convinces Kevin that his ability to sing is one that only birds have

Kids Book: Little Lives Matter

on September 23, 2021 by

On Sanctity Of Life, Momma Bear won’t give up on Mobi even when Culture the Vulture offers her an easier life

Kids Need Boundaries And Hope To Succeed...

on September 21, 2021 by

Parents need to clearly, positively and assertively communicate boundaries to children

Ten Discipline Solutions For Single...

on September 21, 2021 by

Following are some typical questions many single parents have asked me regarding discipline situations

Raise Your Kids Up To Walk In Faith Not...

on August 31, 2021 by

God created them and called them for the exact moment in time that they’re in

 

Teaching Our Kids For This Messy World

on August 31, 2021 by

“We live in a world opposed to the ways of God in the areas of money, marriage, sex the unborn, gender, and justice.”

Kindergartners Staring At Screens For...

on May 16, 2021 by

Forty-seven percent of low-income families said their kids are turning to screens more often for entertainment during the pandemic

Building Confidence In Your Kids

on April 30, 2021 by

Instead of individually weeding out the negative thoughts quickly filling her brain, I tried planting positive, never-changing, confidence-building truths in the hopes…

LGBT Educator ‘4th Graders Are...

on April 28, 2021 by

A suburban public school, hosted an LGBTQ+ allyship event last week

How to disciple your children in their...

on April 21, 2021 by

Does your child have big emotions? Big responses to life’s circumstances? Fear. Sadness. Anger. Disappointment. Loneliness

5 Initiations Your Son Needs From You

on April 20, 2021 by

We should be intentional with a son’s initiation into manhood. Here are 5 initiations that your son needs from you.

This Video Is A Great Story For Kids And...

on April 18, 2021 by

Video: The Present

Should Kids Be Given Trophies For...

on April 14, 2021 by

Are participation trophies a good or bad thing for young athletes? Former Olympian and LA Galaxy soccer star Cobi Jones shares his…

YouTube’s New Parental Controls...

on April 14, 2021 by

What Parents Should Know About YouTube’s New Parental Controls

Instagram Is Not For Kids

on April 14, 2021 by

3 Red Flags Every Parent Should Consider

Easier Transition From Children’s To...

on March 26, 2021 by

Pouring in the lives of younger kids can ease the anxiety of transitioning into student ministry because it bridges the invisible gap…

Helping Our Kids Understand Faith In...

on March 26, 2021 by

3 Keys to help

3 Key Words Your Kids Are Longing ToHear

on March 24, 2021 by

Research has motivated me to not only tell my kids, “I like you,” but also to tell them…

Preventing Burning Out

on January 25, 2021 by

6 ways to prevent your children’s ministry director from burning out

Book: Gospel-Centered Kids Ministry

on December 2, 2020 by

Gospel-Centered Kids Ministry How the gospel will transform your kids, your church, your community, and the world

Experiencing God’s Faithfulness With...

on November 3, 2020 by

What Our Family Is Learning From Our Girls With Special Needs

From One Generation To Another!

on November 3, 2020 by

Our faith is passed not by a program or a church service or a book that we read but in relationship with…

Flashback: Dealing With Discipline

on November 3, 2020 by

Don’t embarrass the child by reprimanding them in front of the other kids.

Icebreaker Games For Your Children’s...

on November 3, 2020 by

Sometimes friendships need plain old fun to get kids to let down their guard and get to know each other

Get Smart About Safety In Your Children...

on October 19, 2020 by

This safety guide helps to ensure you’re on the right path to creating a safe environment.

Should I Cancel VBS Because Of COVID?

on May 24, 2020 by

Sam Luce

Parents Don’t Get Minute To Relax...

on May 20, 2020 by

A new survey finds that parents have essentially lost all of their R&R time thanks to COVID-19

Reopening Your Kids Ministry

on May 6, 2020 by

6 Considerations for Reopening your Kids Ministry

ReOpening Children & Family...

on May 4, 2020 by

now is the time to determine what values and processes will remain consistent, what innovative strategies you’ve

Billy Graham Library Offers Virtual...

on April 14, 2020 by

Recipes from Ruth Bell Graham, videos, inspirational graphics, and fun family activities are available

Kids Book: 20 Epic illustrated Stories...

on April 13, 2020 by

Nothing can replace the Bible, so we set out to create a beautifully illustrated children’s book that brings life

Corona Quarantine: Family Faith Talks

on April 3, 2020 by

Book: Sharing God’s Truth With Your Children

Girl, 6, Teaches Bible Verse To Brother...

on March 19, 2020 by

While the world is stocking up on…She realized that it was only his faith that was going to get him through this

Barna: Guiding Children

on March 13, 2020 by

To better understand the dynamics shaping childhood faith formation today

58% Of Parents Attend Church B/C Of...

on February 29, 2020 by

Children are a big influence on where their family attends church

Unleashing Your Child’s Creativity

on February 16, 2020 by

Which of these five things could you prioritize this week to help unleash your child’s creativity?

UK: Mandatory “Self-Touching” Class...

on October 11, 2019 by

This sexualisation of our children is just totally inappropriate. They are calling it self-touching and they won’t use the term masturbation

How To Plan A Successful Fall Festival

on September 20, 2019 by

6 Secrets to Planning a Wildly Successful Fall Festival

Flashback: Children ‘Immersed in a...

on August 27, 2019 by

“Then Kyle replied, ‘Shut up, mom. You don’t know what you’re talking about.’ … Kyle is 10 years old.”

How To Teach Kids To Tell The Truth

on March 23, 2019 by

We desire for our children to tell us the truth, especially when confessing their sin. But how can we teach them to be…

How VBS Shapes Our Culture And The...

on March 12, 2019 by

VBS  is needed now more than ever, at a time when more and more families have no access to the gospel

Family Relationships Over Ministery

on January 16, 2019 by

Because I am in ministry, I’ve gotten my vocation mixed up with my relationships in Marriage, Children and God

Belong: Religious Upbringing Better For...

on December 22, 2018 by

Children who had a religious upbringing are likely to be healthier and have a higher degree of well-being in early adulthood than…

Children’s Minister Is The Position In...

on May 6, 2018 by

Five Reasons Why the Children’s Minister is the Staff Position in Greatest Demand

Kids’ Faith

on April 28, 2018 by

How well does your children’s ministry recognize the importance of kids’ milestones and rites?

Is Your Ministry Informational Or...

on April 3, 2018 by

Here are a few ideas to take your ministries from informational to transformational: