Resources for Kidmin

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Creative Staffing Solutions

If you read yesterday’s post about generalists vs. specialists, you might have gotten discouraged. I get it, money doesn’t grow on trees. Most ministries are lucky to have one or two staff members, not teams of specialists that have the luxury of focusing...

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Rethink Staff: Generalist VS Specialists

To be a Children’s Ministry Leader is to be a generalist. There are very few things that those of us in kidmin won’t do or haven’t already done. Leading in kidmin isn’t much different from leading a church. Where most church departments focus...

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Rethink Staff: What’s Your Bucket?

A few years ago, I started thinking outside the box when it comes to staff. No, it’s not because I’m a creative genius. I read a book that prompted a different way of thinking. At the same time, I connected with two different churches that were...

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Kidmin in VR (Virtual Reality)

This summer I was able to experience something I hadn’t expected. On my cross-country travels, we spent a few days with my wife’s sister’s family in Atlanta. We have kids close to the same age, so that’s a hit. Sara is obviously close to her...

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The Perfect Child Dedication Gift

So, I’m at a new church and I’m leading a child dedication in just a few weeks. Doing things for the first time at a new place always inspires me to rethink what I’ve been doing. I spent nearly a dozen hours revamping the material I teach in the prep...

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For nearly a decade, thousands of practical, inspiring and insightful articles have been written to help those in kidmin. Click the button to the right to begin reading or choose from one of the six article categories below.


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