Children’s Ministry The World Has Yet To Experience

I pray that today’s challenge brings a powerful charge into your spirit.  You may have noticed that many of our challenges over the past months have focused in on our personal growth in the area of prayer.  If this world ever needed men, women, and children of God who know how to pray and daily […]

The 8 T’s of Children’s Ministry

Did you hear the story of the children’s pastor who wanted to illustrate the Acts 2 story of tongues of fire?  He placed a small propane canister in his inner suit coat pocket, from which he ran a small pipe that went to the back of his neck and up toward the top back of […]

Mosquitoes in Ministry

I was sitting with God this morning on my back porch.  It was a beautifully bright morning.  The trickling water falling into our small pond created an wonderful acoustic background as I watched the birds feeding and the dragonflies circling throughout the backyard.  Then, in the midst of enjoying His handiwork, I felt an irritating […]

Helping Our Kids Fall in Love With Jesus

What do you believe to be the most important truth that you should be teaching your kids? Do you teach them about God’s plan of forgiveness? Do you tell them how it is important to use their talents and abilities to serve God? Do you focus on the fundamentals of topics like the Fruit of […]

What Do You Need For Children’s Ministry?

Ministering to children often brings up the necessity for creative ways to reinforce God’s Word and plant it firmly in their hearts.  In many cases, we begin thinking of what we need to accomplish this task. Personally, I have frequently been asked the question over the years, “What do you need for your ministry?”  But, […]

Are You Content In Children’s Ministry?

Last evening I read something that once again challenged my focus for life and ministry.  Here is a short quote and thought for you to consider today. “The human mind is an amazing thing in that, whatever it’s looking for, it tends to find.  So, if you’re looking for ugliness, you’ll have no trouble finding […]

What’s Your Greatest Ambition?

God has placed within you abilities, talents, giftings, and insights that are unique to you and your call.  How are you using them?  Maybe a better question would be, “How would you like to be using them?” What are your ambitions for life and ministry?  Never let anyone tell you that it is improper to