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Leadership Resources

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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New & Noteworthy:

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 […]

March 3, 2015

Tuesday Tea with Melanie

Join Melanie C. Gordon, Director of Ministry with Children, Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church as she welcomes inspirational […]

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October 13, 2015

Best Intergenerational Practices

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 9:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (10:00 Eastern).

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March 4, 2015

Ministry Milestones

March 4, 2015, 6:30 p.m. CST.  Join us as we discover ways to celebrate the children in our community […]

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Webinars
March 3, 2015

Tuesday Tea with Melanie

Join Melanie C. Gordon, Director of Ministry with Children, Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church as she welcomes inspirational […]

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March 2, 2015

Engaging Families and Children with Special Needs, Part Two

Monday, March 2, 2015, 11:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (12:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time). 

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February 19, 2015

Children’s Ministry in the New Church Start

=This webinar focuses on the basics needed in New Church Starts to welcome and form children from birth to […]

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February 18, 2015

Coins for Lent

By Maryjane Pierce Norton

Lent is a good time to focus on giving to others. Coins for Lent enables families and individuals to consider […]

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Worship with Children
February 18, 2015

2015 Family Study for Lent

By MaryJane Pierce Norton

The church season of Lent is a good time to begin the practice of weekly family devotions. Each week during […]

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Worship with Children
February 17, 2015

Creating and Nurturing an Intergenerational Ministry

What is Intergenerational Ministry? What does it look like in your context? How do you create and/or nurture […]

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Webinars
February 2, 2015

Social Media and the Child

Jeremy Steele and Melanie C. Gordon discuss their findings and experience with media’s impact on children&rsquo […]

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Webinars
January 30, 2015

Contagious! 2015: Share the Love

January 30-31, 2015 The Gathering Place 635 Park Ave. Moody, AL

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