Developing Leaders, Impacting Kids

Developing Leaders, Impacting Kids

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Children's Ministry in Crisis
March 19, 2024

Childrens ministry leaders have been plagued by burnout, waning volunteer commitment, denominational discord, and outdated approaches that fall short of addressing the shifting cultural standards of todays children and families. But all is not lost. Chi

Connecting the Local Church to the Camping Ministry
February 21, 2024

Camping ministry is more than a week full of fun activities for our youth and children. Camping ministry is an extension of the local church. In this month's podcast, Alabama Camping Ministries Direct

Children's Ministries Welcomes Jonathan Olavarria
January 26, 2024

Meet the newest International Children's Ministries team member, Jonathan Olavarria. Our Child Discipleship and Faith Formation Specialist shares about his life, ministry, and new role supporting pare

From ICM 2023: The Priority of Passion and Power
November 27, 2023

Presiding Bishop Tim Coalter shares day two of our spiritual formation session on "The Priority of Passion and Power" as we unite to Reconcile the World to Christ through the Power of the Holy Spirit.

From ICM 2023: Embracing Your Chosen Calling
November 27, 2023

Pastor Janice Roseboro of Smithfield, North Carolina, shares a message with participants at the 2023 Institute of Children's Ministry entitled, "Embracing Your Chosen Calling."

From ICM 2023: The Priority of Presence and Purpose
November 22, 2023

Presiding Bishop Tim Coalter shares a spiritual formation session at the 2023 Institute of Children's Ministry on "The Priority of Presence and Purpose" as we unite to Reconcile the World to Christ th

Finishing the Commitment in West Africa
November 01, 2023

KidServe Coordinator Michelle Brooks-Young share testimonies and stories of the work of KidServe in West Africa, as well as over the past five years.

Change Is Coming: Children’s Ministries Moving Forward
October 20, 2023

Change is coming to International Children's Ministries. Listen in as Dr. Shaun McKinley, international director, and English-Language Training Specialist Joy Hensley discuss a new future for our mini

Leadership 101
May 15, 2023

Leadership in children's ministries requires competence, skill, and spiritual wisdom. Our role requires us to serve children in the present, consider the preferred future for them and our ministries,

The Children’s Ministry Leader: Calling, Preparation and Pursuit
March 17, 2023

Those who serve children must have an accurate understanding of the value of this ministry and their calling, be prepared for ministry to the children and families they serve, and pursue effective min