Do You See Me?

Do You See Me?

“Watch this!” “Look Miss Kathy!” “Did you see me twirl my new dress?” “Look at my super hero rain boots!” Every Sunday morning, I hear the words, “LOOK! WATCH! SEE!” over and over again from little preschoolers who are so eager to share with me what is going on in their world. Preschoolers love attention! They love to share their newest treasure, pair of shoes, hair bow or new toy. More than anything, preschoolers want to know that we SEE them! In Genesis 16 we read the story of Hagar, Sarai’s... Read More
Summer Volunteers

Summer Volunteers

It’s here! It’s finally here! Summer! Do you remember waiting for summer to come all year long as a kid? We would countdown the days until summer would finally arrive…you know, the BEST time of year! No school, no bedtime, and ALL fun! Then, you grow up a little and become a children’s director, and it all changes. Even though we still love the summer excitement of backyard parties and VBS, we now have to deal with the dreaded volunteer situation. Don’t fret anymore! This could become... Read More
Notes from #OC17: Helping Others See The Power in Your Preschool Ministry

Notes from #OC17: Helping Others See The Power in Your Preschool Ministry

We know everyone can’t be everywhere at Orange Conference (and some of you are at home), so here’s some of what you missed from Brittany Compton’s breakout, “Helping Others See The Power in Your Preschool Ministry.” When people walk on your preschool hallway, what does it look, feel, and smell like? What do you hear? Get a second opinion! @BCRobertson717 #OC17 We cannot say we are “babysitting” or doing “childcare,” but that what we are... Read More
Notes from #OC17: Practical Preschool Prep… And Why it Matters

Notes from #OC17: Practical Preschool Prep… And Why it Matters

We know everyone can’t be everywhere at Orange Conference (and some of you are at home), so here’s some of what you missed from Alison Leamon’s breakout, “Practical Preschool Prep… And Why it Matters.” It’s our responsibility to be the ones speaking facts and truths into preschoolers lives. @AlisonLeamon #OC17 We prepare the things that we value as priority. @AlisonLeamon #OC17 We prepare so that we can be present. @AlisonLeamon #OC17 We need to... Read More
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