Since one of our goals for children's ministry should be to help our children develop a true love for God's Word, it is a great idea to expose our children to excellent Bibles - beginning when they are young children. I love the "…Continue
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Added by Lynda Freeman on December 31, 2010 at 10:41am — No Comments
I'm half way through Digitalis and all I can say is "wow". The action is fast paced. The adventure is moving and the suspense has kept me turning pages. Marine sniper Colton "Cowboy" Neeley suffers from flashbacks and is in a life struggle. Colton is part of a secret team that is sent on missions of rescue. Piper Blum is a woman with a secret herself. Colton and Piper's path meet. Romance and…Continue
Added by Randy Tramp on December 31, 2010 at 9:43am — No Comments
Each month here on Dad in the Middle, I publish a monthly compilation of the best of the best in children’s ministry blog articles from the preceding month. It is known as the The Children’s Ministry Blog Patrol, and it seemed appropriate to pick my ten favorite articles/series from those compilations for the prior year. One caveat, I tried not to pick more than one article/series from each author,…Continue
Added by Wayne Stocks on December 31, 2010 at 9:00am — No Comments
This year has seen the most traffic in the 5 years I’ve had this blog. I’ve continued to meet new people, and have started more and more conversations with like-minded people every week. In fact, that last sentence could be the entire vision behind this blog. Thanks for everyone that has commented and taken time to read.…Continue
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If you have read Wayne’s bio, then you know that he is an accountant. He goes to his clients and they have to give him an accounting of what they…Continue
Added by Bill Gunter, AKA Commander Bill on December 31, 2010 at 8:00am — No Comments
Over the past two week in SojournKids, we’ve studied Luke 1:26-38 and Luke 2:4-20. On December 19th, we learned about how Jesus’ birth was foretold. We learned that:
Then, on December 26th, we studied Jesus’ birth in Bethlehem. We learned that:
Added by Jared Kennedy on December 30, 2010 at 2:41pm — No Comments
Here are some blog posts you might have missed, because they didn’t appear in their original form here on the blogs. They have all been written for others, and honestly it’s one of my favorite things to do. I love sharing with other readers on other sites. It’s another great way to meet new people!
These posts were all…Continue
Added by Jonathan Cliff on December 30, 2010 at 2:25pm — No Comments
A kids pastor I know in Austin Texas is a huge fan of my random crazy links so Corey this post is for you.
Live TV Streaming on the net – http://atdhe.net/watchtv.html
Personal Digital assistant.…Continue
Added by Sam Luce on December 30, 2010 at 12:50pm — No Comments
I watched the movie Hoodwinked with my family last night. It just plain made me smile! My wife asked me afterwards which character was my favorite and I said the Billy Goat. I couldn’t help but laugh out loud watching his song because it reminded me so much of my life as a Kids Pastor.
Unexpected things happen ALL the time in ministry, especially when there are kids involved. You…Continue
Looking for way to help kids set a Determination goal to finish what they've started?
Here is a calendar I created for our Grade School kids to set month-long Determination goals for January.
I'm having the kids write their goals in the…Continue
Added by Lynda Freeman on December 30, 2010 at 10:12am — No Comments
Yesterday, inspired by Sam Luce (as I always am), I started a series of posts with my yearly top ten lists. Yesterday, we tackled the most popular posts of 2010. Today, I want to look at some of my favorites.
Good books have great crisis. Every miracle has to have a crisis. People love to see miracles but don't want the difficult situations.
What difficult situation do you see in your life or in the lives of people around you?
As I begin this new adventure in children's ministry, I am so excited to lead the 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade girls in KidzPlayce at The Gathering. These Thursday posts are part of my journey…
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Added by Lynda Freeman on December 29, 2010 at 1:48pm — No Comments
When most people talk about their New Years Resolutions, they are really just talking about goals that they have for the upcoming year. One might say they want to lose 20 pounds, or write a book. Goals are a great thing to have in life. They paint a picture of where you want to be. I want to encourage you to…Continue
Added by Joe McAlpine on December 29, 2010 at 12:34pm — No Comments