Five Types of Events for Children’s Ministry

Five Types of Events for Children’s Ministry

When it comes to planning church events, there are two calendars battling it out. The first is the church calendar We’ve all sat in the meeting where different ministries negotiate for the prime nights of the week and the best times of year for their events. We choose...
Parenting | Making the Best of It

Parenting | Making the Best of It

We talk about “trusting God no matter what” every weekend in our children’s ministry. All too often putting that phrase into action gets tested. For the past two days we’ve been without a furnace. Thankfully, we have electricity and a network of...
Life | Love and Marriage

Life | Love and Marriage

Last week, I was helping a kidmin colleague with some idea. I wanted to send him information on Married People, the great new ministry from the people at Orange. I couldn’t remember if the url ended with .com or .org and decided to Google it just to be sure. This is...
Ministry | Hardest on Them

Ministry | Hardest on Them

I leave in two days for the Orange Conference. I’m gonna love it when I get there, but as I’m sitting here tonight looking through and filling my iPhone with pictures. I’m already missing my my family’s  faces. I’m especially missing this one… Last year...
Family | Milestones and Birthdays

Family | Milestones and Birthdays

Milestones are important. They not only culminate a journey finished, but they also anticipate the road not yet traveled. Milestones are a chance to reflect and respond. Over the weekend we celebrated Addison’s fourth year of life from morning until night....
Christmas Memories

Christmas Memories

I love this time of year! Sure, it’s busy at church, and the kids have off-the-chart energy levels that test our patience. However, there is nothing like looking back over the past years and being reminded that God is faithful. He sent Jesus for us and as a...

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