Category Archives: Children’s Ministry

A New Adventure Awaits

This is the first time I’ve written a blog in the past couple of years, but I thought it appropriate to get back on the horse in order to share with you about what God is doing in my life … Continue reading

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Our Roles and Wins in Grace’s Kids Ministry

Defining THE WIN for each role helps Kingdom Builders at Grace Community Church understand what is most important. In other words, as long as a leader fights for his or her win then they have succeeded in carrying out the … Continue reading

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A New Vision and Mission in Grace’s Kids Ministry

We view every Preschool and Children’s Ministry team member at GCC as a Kingdom Builder. A VISION functions as the “north star” – it is what every Kingdom Builder understands they are accomplishing over the long term. Our vision is … Continue reading

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Grace Parents: New Preschool Ratio System

Preschool Parents of Wonder Warehouse, Sunday, August 10th, we implemented ratios in Wonder Warehouse (Grace’s environment for birth-preK). This, as with all change, was met with mixed emotions. After a year’s worth of research and consultation with other churches, we … Continue reading

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A Letter To All Kids Ministry Volunteers At GCC

Hello Kids Ministry Team, I know on Sundays it can be so fast-paced that it becomes difficult to see past our immediate roles to the big picture. I can easily lose sight of why I’m doing what I’m doing. But … Continue reading

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Three Questions for Kids Ministry Leaders

I received an email from a friend today asking me three questions . . . here are my answers. How would you answer these questions? 1. What are 3 big challenges kids ministry leaders are facing right now? A. Volunteer … Continue reading

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Confessions From Your Kids Pastor

Grace Community Church, As we wrap up 2013 and get ready for another great year, I hope that each of you will pray about volunteering at GCC as one of your New Year’s Resolutions. The life changing power of serving … Continue reading

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Every Year, Week, and Day Needs a Game Plan

I was reminded this week why I schedule stuff out in great detail. You see, last week I was away at a conference and failed to plan ahead what my week would look like upon my return. So this week … Continue reading

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Letter from Jesus . . . and a Nobody Kids Pastor . . .

Dear Loved One, Who are you?  You are the loved one of the Supreme Ruler of all–loved with limitless, perfect love that never fluctuates or changes. What are you like? In me, you are valuable and desired – included forever. … Continue reading

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Kids Ministry Leaders: How To Handle Negative Volunteers

This is a difficult thing to talk about for most Kids Min leaders. Why? Because we love volunteers! Because the heartbeat of our ministry is an awesome God that works through our volunteers to impact the lives of parents and … Continue reading

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