Sort by

Blog
194 views
0 shares
0 rating
2 comments

Who is Coming to Our House?

The suspense builds as all the barn animals get ready for a special arrival and wonder who is coming. They dust the beams, lay eggs, and make room. At last they welcome Mary and Joseph as each snout pushes in for a better view of baby Jesus lying in Mary’s arms.

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
Blog
560 views
1 share
0 rating
0 comments

Advent Ideas

Advent is almost here! During this busy holiday season celebrating Advent can help us focus our attention on the coming of Christ. Do you plan to do anything special with your class? 

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
Blog
209 views
0 shares
0 rating
2 comments

Special Events: Advent

This Sunday at Prairie Edge CRC a barren tree stood on stage in the worship center. Later that night kids, teens, and adults came together to sing, share a meal, and reflect on the promise of God to send a savior. Does your church offer special programming for Advent?

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
Blog
34 views
0 shares
0 rating
0 comments

Just One Scene!

All the stories you’ve been telling your kids each week at church and all the stories you’ll be learning together after Christmas are part of that big story about what God has done, is doing, and will continue to do.

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
Blog
303 views
0 shares
0 rating
0 comments

Observing Lent With Kids

Though this somber season seems at odds with the boisterous nature of kids, it can be a meaningful time to talk together about the love, forgiveness, and hope we find in Jesus. Here's an article on how to help kids journey with Jesus through Lent.

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
Blog
1308 views
3 shares
1 rating
1 comment

Advent Ideas for Families

Between the gifts, the Grinch, and the jolly elves, it’s tough for Christian parents to help kids focus on the true reason we celebrate: heaven’s come down to earth! Here are some helpful ideas you can pass on to families.  

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
Blog
485 views
1 share
0 rating
1 comment

Kid's Art as Worship

Last week I met with Liz Tolkamp, the children's pastor at Willoughby Christian Reformed Church. She's always looking for ways to help kids engage in the worship service and be part of the broader church community.

Sunday SchoolChildren's Ministry
RSS