Volunteers

How To | Leadership | Volunteers

How to Appreciate KidMin Volunteers

If you’re a leader in ministry, you know how important volunteers are. They are the ones who help Sundays run smoothly, develop personal relationships with kids, and show up week… Read More

Elementary | Leadership | Parents | Preschool | Preteen | Volunteers

Growing Confidence in Kids

As many kids step back into a physical building for school this year, one thing they will desperately need is confidence. They’ve had a year of seeing some really hard… Read More

How To | Leadership | Volunteers

Setting Up Kids Ministry Volunteers to Win

If your story is anything like mine, maybe you found your way into kids ministry because you enjoyed working with children. From a young age, I knew I wanted to be a teacher and ended up working in elementary classrooms for almost… Read More

Elementary | Events | How To | Parents | Preschool | Preteen | Volunteers

Five Ways to Make Easter More Impactful This Year

Can I be honest? I feel like the words, “pivot,” “unprecedented,” and “uncertain times” have been used way too much in the past 11 months. In fact, I would be okay if we never have to use them again. Ever. But, alas,… Read More

Covid-19 | Elementary | Preteen | Technology | Volunteers

Implementing Digital Discipleship for Kids

Amaya lives in New York. She had been attending church online every week since the start of the pandemic. Because of digital discipleship, Amaya was able to learn about God through relationships built at this church.  Read More

Elementary | Preteen | Volunteers

Growing a Healthy Body Image in Kids

If self-image and body issues begin this early, it stands to reason that intervention and prevention efforts should begin early as well. Read More

How To | Leadership | Volunteers

Volunteer Recruitment Guides

How do I recruit, train and retain volunteers now? Use these as you recruit the best preschool and elementary small group leaders and volunteers. Read More

Leadership | Volunteers

Investing in Your Volunteers During a Pandemic

Even in a pandemic, there are still ways church leaders can invest in volunteers. This is crucial for keeping a team of engaged leaders! Read More

Covid-19 | Elementary | Preschool | Volunteers

Virtual Small Groups Guide

Digital small groups can be tough. Whether you are continuing to see activity and interaction online or you’re experiencing a drop off in engagement, here's a guide with 7 tips to increase engagement with your digital small groups. Read More

Podcast | Volunteers

OKP Extra: Leading And Training Kids Ministry Volunteers to Re-Engage After A Crisis

No matter where you are right now, it’s safe to say you’ve been affected by the COVID-19 crisis. We’ve experienced uncertainty and crisis like never before as we’ve navigated this pandemic in our communities. As kids ministry leaders and volunteers, we’ve pivoted… Read More