Monthly Archives: January 2011

What Kenwood Means to Me . . .

SO, the time has finally arrived . . . this Sunday Grace Community Church will launch our 2nd Campus at another High School across town, at Kenwood High School. As I and my team (Cross Street K thru 5th) have … Continue reading

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I needed this . . .

One of our Cross Street Parents posted this on my Facebook page . . . WOW, I needed this: “My son has all his Toy Story characters and his little brother seated like an audience, and a blanket hanging from … Continue reading

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Lead With a “Team Mentality”

This morning I was listening to the radio and overheard the announcement that Steve Jobs, the co-founder and chief executive officer of Apple, is taking his second medical leave in two years. Throughout the day I’ve listened to coverage here … Continue reading

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Helping Kids Remember the Month’s Virtue and Memory Verse

Other than a couple of months out of the year when we write our own curriculum, our kids ministry uses 252 Basics as our main source for curriculum . . . AND WE LOVE IT! If you are a 252 … Continue reading

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Never Too Young

One of the most important things we can do as leaders in Kids Ministry is to allow our children opportunities to serve . . . especially if they are taking the initiative to seek out those opportunities on their own. … Continue reading

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Leaders . . . Lead Well

I’ve spent the past several years observing leaders and identifying strengths and weaknesses. After processing these qualities I try and incorporate strengths into my own leadership style. Below is a list of some of what I’ve learned so far: 1. … Continue reading

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Kid Pastors: This is a NO-BRAINER

You know how every once in a while a product comes out that is SO USEFUL you basically jump on board within a split second . . . well, that was my reaction to THE ALMIGHTY BIBLE!!! SUMMARY: THE ALMIGHTY … Continue reading

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