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Ideas for Teaching Kids God’s Word

Life is more hectic and disjointed than ever before. The hustle and bustle of everyday life makes it very difficult to find quality, uninterrupted time with the children we serve. And yet, we still have the responsibility to share God’s Word and participate in the development of their relationship with Jesus. Even in many Christian circles today it seems that…

Mentorship Matters At Every Stage of Leadership

There is a wealth of information and experiences out there to grow you in your children’s ministry leadership. But other leaders are our best resource. I love the Q&A portion of most webinars, online events, seminars, and breakout sessions I attend almost more than the sessions themselves….

One Woman’s Story – Educating Children in the Slums of India

I sat mesmerized as I listened to a speaker at my son’s Christian school tell the students about an Indian lady who taught school to children living in a slum in New Delhi. Over 25,000 people shared a plot of 5 acres where generation after generation the people lived without hope…

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Practical and easy-to-use downloadable guides and tools.

When your community experiences a traumatic event, you can help kids process feelings of fear and insecurity. This resource is designed to help you be prepared and provide you with shareable printouts for your volunteer team and parents.

This framework is an analyzation tool meant to help you update your policy guidelines that reflect changes in your ministry or to address areas of need or concern. Using a policy analysis framework can help make the process easier and more structured.

This Prayer Experience guide is designed to help you create intentional moments for kids to connect with the Lord. With leader prep and instructional videos, you can create meaningful moments focused on Lament, Confession, and Thanksgiving.

Resource Partners Directory

This directory provides a wide range of organizations that create useful resources for your ministry. You can browse our providers by filtering and searching by keywords. Each resource partner has been vetted by our team to ensure they align with our values.

Free Partner Resources

Our partners have generously made these available for you to use in your ministries.

The Church, Young People, and Mental Health

Get better at helping the young people in your church deal with issues around mental health.

Bible Study Guide

This guide supports the  Making God Part of Your Family book series which engages the family in God’s word.

A Home for Artyom

This printable coloring book shares the true story of a young Ukrainian boy’s journey home.

Membership Courses

Approachable online education that expands academic knowledge for children’s ministry leadership.

Outreach ministry is one of the most powerful ministries in the church, but it needs to be re-evaluated regularly or it won’t continue to be effective. This course will teach you a better approach to outreach. Your three instructors will walk you through foundational principles to strengthen your outreach strategy.

No matter what your role is in Children’s Ministry, leading can be challenging, intense, and at times, overwhelming. It doesn’t have to be that way! This course will teach you how to lead sustainably. Your instructor, Vance Martin, will guide you through key principles and skills that will help you thrive in your leadership.

Dig into transformational information about how children grow and develop with Dawn Rundman, an author, teacher, and specialist in the area of child development and how that impacts the discipleship of children. Learn how this practically applies to your ministry, and better equip your volunteers to serve the children you minister to!

Membership Online Events

Affordable, multi-session online experiences for you and your whole team.

It can be challenging to figure out how to do outreach effectively. We want to share practical ways you can improve your outreach.

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As you desire for kids and families to grow in their love for God’s Word, we’ll help you gain confidence in how you understand, explain, and teach the Bible.

4 Sessions | Bonus Resources | More

As you prepare for a new season of ministry, we’ll help you evaluate and improve your ministry policies and practices.

4 Sessions | Bonus Resources | More

Certifications

Advanced level children’s and family ministry certification- accredited by Bethel Seminary.

Develop your influence as a children’s ministry leader in your church and community.

  • 125 hours of training throughout the year
  • Bethel Seminary academic credit
  • Development in essential ministry topics
  • Earn a Formal Certificate

Develop your impact on family education in the church and family nurture in the home.

  • 125 hours of training throughout the year
  • Bethel Seminary academic credit
  • Development in essential ministry topics
  • Earn a Formal Certificate

Develop your capacity for effectively ministering to the wellbeing of children and families

  • 125 hours of training throughout the year
  • Bethel Seminary academic credit
  • Development in essential ministry topics
  • Earn a Formal Certificate

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