Some of you who follow me on twitter, FB or this blog, know that I recently accepted a new ministry position with Fellowship Bible Church in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. I am thrilled to a part of a leadership team who love God, love people, love each other, and want to see the gospel proclaimed throughout… Continue Reading Transitions Transitions!!
So what do you do? Are you a Children’s Pastor, Pastor to Children, Family Pastor, Director of Children’s and Family Ministry?
I love college football! Yes, I love college football. I love Saturdays in the fall when teams collide in battle and passionate fans get together to cheer them on to victory or cry with them in defeat.
It’s hard to believe that one year ago, God allowed Ron Brooks (http://pastorronbrooks.com) and I to come together with a dream of bringing the children’s ministry community together to help strengthen and encourage those who serve. Both of us had always enjoyed networking with others in kids ministry and that love for networking blossomed into… Continue Reading Kids Ministry Collective- 1 Year Anniversary!!
As any children’s Pastor knows when the fall season approaches so does the planning overdrive for the holidays. After one survives the fall “kick-off” events you must turn your thinking to all the upcoming holidays. I thought I’d share a few things I usually do to help keep my self focused both personally and in… Continue Reading “Fall” into the holiday Kidmin Season
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I’m going to be sharing a series of these posts on some thoughts that I’ve been having recently about when I first started in Children’s Ministry.
In children’s ministry things are changing. It is truly amazing the amount of resources that are available now that were not available 5 or 10 years ago. It is also amazing to see the changes in strategies and philosophies as well. From kids centered, to family centered things have certainly changed.
Everyone needs encouragement in some form or another. I was reminded of just how blessed I am with friends who choose to encourage me as I walk through some tough stuff. Encouraging Tweets, emails, texts, and phone calls, each and every one of them lifts my spirit and strengthens my steps.