How Is Your Ministry Present During the Christmas Season?

Every year it feels like the Christmas season comes and goes too soon. As ministry leaders, we want our small group leaders, our families, and our guests to know that we are here for them. With the chaos of the holiday season, we have to be even more intentional about...
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Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting December 18th

Here is the First Look Social Media Plan for influencing parents to interact with their preschoolers. If you missed the first post explaining our plan, please click here.  The following information will be 6 tweets, 5 Facebook posts, 2 pictures or ideas for Instagram,...
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Setting the Stage – Watch This (January 2018)

Pretty much anything a preschooler can do falls into the WATCH THIS category, simply because they think anything they learn how to do deserves a WATCH THIS moment.   This month we’re going to run with that theme and the words ‘WATCH THIS!’ will be said . . . A LOT! We...
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Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting December 11th

Here is the First Look Social Media Plan for influencing parents to interact with their preschoolers. If you missed the first post explaining our plan, please click here.  The following information will be 6 tweets, 5 Facebook posts, 2 pictures or ideas for Instagram,...
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How Is Your Ministry Present During the Christmas Season?

How Is Your Ministry Present During the Christmas Season?

Every year it feels like the Christmas season comes and goes too soon. As ministry leaders, we want our small group leaders, our families, and our guests to know that we are here for them. With the chaos of the holiday season, we have to be even more intentional about creating an environment that fosters being present. How can we help our preschool ministry be present this Christmas? Show appreciation to your small group leaders. Everyone has a lot on their plate during the holidays, so make... read more
Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting December 18th

Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting December 18th

Here is the First Look Social Media Plan for influencing parents to interact with their preschoolers. If you missed the first post explaining our plan, please click here.  The following information will be 6 tweets, 5 Facebook posts, 2 pictures or ideas for Instagram, and 2 articles to pin on Pinterest.  Feel free to use any and all of this information but don’t feel tied to these updates word for word.  These are simply examples that you could copy and paste if you wanted or you can add your... read more
Setting the Stage – Watch This (January 2018)

Setting the Stage – Watch This (January 2018)

Pretty much anything a preschooler can do falls into the WATCH THIS category, simply because they think anything they learn how to do deserves a WATCH THIS moment.   This month we’re going to run with that theme and the words ‘WATCH THIS!’ will be said . . . A LOT! We want to invite preschoolers to WATCH THIS as we do a few impressive things so we can lead them to the ONE who can do ANYTHING! It’s time to get excited about all that Jesus can do. The imagery for this month is bright colors and... read more
Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting December 11th

Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting December 11th

Here is the First Look Social Media Plan for influencing parents to interact with their preschoolers. If you missed the first post explaining our plan, please click here.  The following information will be 6 tweets, 5 Facebook posts, 2 pictures or ideas for Instagram, and 2 articles to pin on Pinterest.  Feel free to use any and all of this information but don’t feel tied to these updates word for word.  These are simply examples that you could copy and paste if you wanted or you can add your... read more
February 2018 Editor’s Notes

February 2018 Editor’s Notes

Hello, First Look Friends! Jesus loves everyone is the sweetest news we will ever share with our preschoolers. And since sweets are a HUGE part of this month—with all of the heart-shaped cookies and candy hearts—we decided the perfect theme for February would be SWEET SHOP!! We will hear the stories of the woman at the well, Zacchaeus, the unloved woman, and Peter. Jesus showed love to all of these people, and it’s the same kind of love He has for you and me and every preschooler that we get... read more

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CONTRIBUTORS

Deb SpringerDeb Springer

Deb lives in the Atlanta area and is the proud mom of a very tall basketball player and wif...

Kathy WhiteKathy White

Kathy is wife to Lee, mom to Andrew, Joel & Benjamin, mother-in-law to Mary Kate and Kitt...

Kelly StockdaleKelly Stockdale

Kelly is a preschool director turned family director who’s currently serving at Grace ...

Karen AppleKaren Apple

Karen Apple is a former children’s minister who started two weekday preschools in Charlo...

Sue MillerSue Miller

Sue is a coach, leader, speaker and author with a passion for bringing out the bes...

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