Volunteer Pre-Service Pep Talk for December 1

Volunteer Pre-Service Pep Talk for December 1

Sunday mornings are like game day for children’s ministry. Just like any good coach, gather your team of volunteers for a pre-game pep talk. Answer any questions about the curriculum and ask for prayer requests. Then read the following devotion to kick the morning off: The prophets Isaiah and Micah told of Jesus’ birth hundreds of years before He made his debut. Jesus wouldn’t appear as a conquering hero or powerful king. This promised Messiah arrived as a small defenseless baby proving that... Read More
January Editors Notes

January Editors Notes

Knowledge is learning something new so you can be better at whatever you do. WEEK 1 Key Question: How do you know God? Our preteens start with a big question. For many of them, knowing God seems completely unattainable. We hope that through discovering ways Jesus grew in His understanding of God, they’ll figure out specific ways they can know God too. We start the month in Luke 2:41-52 as we discover a moment from Jesus’ childhood. Jesus was fully God, but He was also fully human. And Jesus... Read More
Social Media Plan for Elementary Parents Starting December 1

Social Media Plan for Elementary Parents Starting December 1

These posts are designed to review the lesson, so plan for them to appear in your ministry’s social media accounts after you’ve taught the lesson in your ministry. Also, if you share social media accounts with other ministries in your organization, coordinate with them to develop a plan for when to schedule posts and how to designate the intended audience. If Pampers and Goldfish are more your speed, check out our First Look blog for the social media plan to connect parents with... Read More
Volunteer Pre-Service Pep Talk for November 24

Volunteer Pre-Service Pep Talk for November 24

Sunday mornings are like game day for children’s ministry. Just like any good coach, gather your team of volunteers for a pre-game pep talk. Answer any questions about the curriculum and ask for prayer requests. Then read the following devotion to kick the morning off: When it comes to honor, there is someone who stands far above the rest. And we’re not talking about a famous actor or athlete. There is only ONE worthy of all honor and praise, the name above all names. When it comes to honor,... Read More
Social Media Plan for Elementary Parents Starting November 24

Social Media Plan for Elementary Parents Starting November 24

These posts are designed to review the lesson, so plan for them to appear in your ministry’s social media accounts after you’ve taught the lesson in your ministry. Also, if you share social media accounts with other ministries in your organization, coordinate with them to develop a plan for when to schedule posts and how to designate the intended audience. If Pampers and Goldfish are more your speed, check out our First Look blog for the social media plan to connect parents with... Read More
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