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Children

Children are born with an innate sense of wonder and faith that is real and authentic. As teachers and leaders our role is to provide a foundation of experiences on which children build a life of learning and growth toward a mature and vital faith. 

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May 28, 2014

Safe Sanctuaries

Safe Sanctuaries is an overt expression in making congregations safe places where children, youth and elders may experience the abiding […]

August 26, 2014

When a Loved One Dies – Helping Children & Youth Cope with Death

 As parents, teachers, and ministers, we may be uncertain of how to talk with our children and youth about […]

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Children and Crisis
July 8, 2014

Children’s Fund for Christian Mission

 The United Methodist Children's Fund for Christian Mission helps children learn to care for others, develop good giving […]

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Mission, Stewardship & Evangelism
April 18, 2015

Children & Mission

April 18, 2015, Grayson UMC, Grayson, GA  

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February 7, 2015

Children & Discipleship

February 7, 2015, Griffin First UMC, Griffin, GA

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November 1, 2014

Family Litany for All Saints Day

Let someone read these words from Hebrews 12:1: Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses ... let […]

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Worship with Children
October 22, 2014

Next Generation: Children, Youth, and Family Leadership Conference

October 22-24, 2014, First UMC Arlington, Texas.

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October 14, 2014

What’s Trending in Children’s Ministries

In this webinar, we will address your questions that have appeared on our UMC Ministry with Children Facebook Group as […]

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October 1, 2014

Covenant Discipleship with Children

What is Covenant Discipleship with Children? Why is it an important experience for children who want to go deeper in […]

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September 15, 2014

Children and Sacrament

It is a blessing for our children to participate in the sacraments of the church, and often there are questions […]

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September 13, 2014

Children’s Ministry 101

September 13, 2014 Salem UMC Simpson, North Carolina

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