Easter Lesson ideas – Salvation Eggs

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! Kids Ministry Easter Lesson Ideas With Easter approaching, it is that time of year when we all start looking for our Easter lesson ideas.  If you have

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Something I want my next pastor to know

Something I want my next pastor to know Circumstances beyond my control has led to the closing of the church we attended. It is sad and disappointing, and one of those things where we just have to trust God is in control and “all things

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Kids Ministry and learning styles

Did you ever have that ultra boring college professor that chose to lecture for three hours every week in that same monotone voice? When I look back through my old college notes I may not remember the professor very well but I

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My Top kidmin posts of 2014 Year in Review

It is that time of year to reflect back on last year. One thing I have enjoyed doing is seeing the top posts of the year. In no specific order, here are my 5 top kidmin posts of last year:  My Top

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AWANA Advent Devotional

  AWANA Advent Devotional Not many things will put you in the Christmas spirit the way an Advent Calendar will. The anticipation builds each day wondering what surprise awaits behind each door. In our house, we have an awesome calendar with magnetic

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Depression in Ministry

m4s0n501 Depression in Ministry “Am I depressed? Of course not, I am in ministry or leadership.” I have a feeling that many of us have thought this at one time or another. Many different circumstances can cause feelings of depression. While many

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God’s Will is NOT #kidmin

God’s will is not kidmin Yes, I said it. No matter what  you believe God’s will is for your life, it is not kid’s ministry, nor any ministry for that matter. Take a minute and answer this question— “What is God’s will for

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How does God speak to me?

We often think of prayer as asking God for something. While that is one aspect, there is much more to prayer. Prayer is a form of communication, but it should be two way communication. Prayer is as much about you talking to

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All new @Awana website

      That’s right—there is now a new Awana Website!  You will still find the same great info, but this time around it will be much easier to find what you need.  Be sure to check out the welcome video to

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Orange Conference: Life Reset w/ @jonAcuff #oc14

Jon Acuff was a guest speaker at the Orange Conference in Atlanta. I have read many of his posts on stuffchristianslike.net, but I have never heard him speak before. In addition to being very funny, he was also very relevant. In this

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