20 Questions to Ask Before Kids Gather Back to Church – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Who would have ever thought we would experience weeks and even months away from gathering in person? Hopefully, soon we will be able to gather back together. But there will be things that are new to everyone as we walk into this new normal. It’s important to think through what your strategy will be when they return.  What should you do?  What should you not do? 20 questions you can ask kids to help you formulate what your strategy will…

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10 Great Ways Kids Can Serve at Church – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Did you know that studies show that kids and teenagers who serve in their local church are far less likely to walk away from their faith as they get older? And there are great ways kids can serve at church. The Bible reminds us of this in James 2.  Here’s what it says… Just as the body is dead without breath, so also faith is dead without good works. Good works lead to a faith that is alive and vibrant. The…

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Parents, Your Kids Need Big Theology – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

The Rich Theology of Hymns Before our daughter was born, my husband and I made a long list of “musts” and “nevers” like any ambitious parent. As you can imagine, most of those fell by the wayside in the days and months after she was born, but one tradition was born from that list that has turned into one of my favorite parenting victories. We vowed to teach our children classic hymns. We carefully picked out which song would be…

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3 Ways to Prevent an Attitude of Entitlement in Your Kids – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

The culture around us has gradually shifted America’s mindset to believe that we all have our rights, including the “right” to have what we want, the way we want it, and when we want it. We would call this an attitude of entitlement. It’s an attitude that has led many adults to live off government handouts, and many others to think they should have in their 20’s everything that took their parents a lifetime to earn and accumulate. When it comes to our kids, some…

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