7 Creative Guest/Offering Contest Ideas


Who doesn't love a great Kid's Church contest? Contests are a great way to give your kids the incentive to do something. If your goal is to encourage the kids to invite more friends to church, a guest contest is what you are looking for. If your goal is to get the kids more excited about giving to missions, an offering contest is what you need. Here are 7 ideas I have used for getting our kids excited about bringing their friends or giving to missions. Just so you know, the kids met every goal we set for them in these [...]

7 Creative Guest/Offering Contest Ideas2020-07-06T22:21:23-07:00

Worship Night Part 2


  Last Sunday night we had our second Kid’s Worship Night. I had been looking forward to this event pretty much since our last Worship Night. Back in January, we had our first Kid’s Worship Night ever. Check out my post, Worship Night for more details. Our first Worship Night could not have gone better. The kids left excited about worship, the leaders left asking when the next one would be, and the parents sent encouraging responses about the night. I quickly put our second Worship Night on the calendar for May. My goal is to have 3-4 Worship Nights a year. It’s a chance [...]

Worship Night Part 22020-07-06T22:21:29-07:00

Top 5 Reasons to Volunteer in Kidmin


Volunteers are important, we all know this to be true. With that in mind, I wanted to come up with 5 reasons that are easy to remember to explain why they would want to volunteer in kid's ministry. Let's face it, we all have to give the "volunteer pitch" to people more than we'd like to, so I'm hoping that this post can help us not only gain some new volunteers, but also remind our current volunteers just how important and fun kid's ministry really is. Now, in no particular order, here are my top 5 reasons to volunteer in kid's [...]

Top 5 Reasons to Volunteer in Kidmin2020-07-06T22:21:37-07:00

Tangled (up in lies) Set Design


  Full Stage This month’s set design was inspired by the 252 Basics theme of the month: Tangled. I love the simplicity of this set design, and I hope you will too! Back Window     Info Table                     We have 3 windows in the back of our kid's room facing the main hallway. We simply used some red yarn we already had on hand and some black gaff tape to create a different "tangled" look on each window. We did a similar design on the windows [...]

Tangled (up in lies) Set Design2020-07-06T22:21:45-07:00