18 Aug Summer 2017 – Gadgets & Gizmos! Part 4: Evaluating Our Finished Product

Life App: Uniqueness—discovering who God made you to be so you can make a difference. Theme: Gadgets & Gizmos Date: Summer 2017 This Restless Heart Is Grateful for Rest Summer is drawing to a close here in Maryland. Kids head back to school the first week of September and we are...

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26 May Summer Plans!

Summer in Maryland I know that in many areas of the country, the school year ends in late May and kicks off again in mid-August. As a result, many churches program for summer in June and July. Here in the North East, however, kids attend school through...

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27 May Friendship – Harmony: Together is Better – Summer 2014 – Part 1: Our Plan

Life App: Friendship—treating others the way you want to be treated. Theme: Harmony - Together is Better Date: Summer, 2014 Still Thinking I realize many of you will be launching the Life App of Friendship this coming Sunday. We will not be starting Friendship this week. Instead, we'll be kicking off a...

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23 May Summer in Children’s Ministry – Part 4: Implementing a Summer Team

This post is part of a series about summer in children's ministry. Specifically, this series will address: Changing the Pace During Summer  Opportunities that Summer Programming Present Recruiting a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Scheduling and Implementing a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Next Steps Okay - so, hopefully you've read Part 3...

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19 May Summer in Children’s Ministry – Part 3: Recruiting a Summer Team

This post is part of a series about summer in children's ministry. Specifically, this series will address: Changing the Pace During Summer  Opportunities that Summer Programming Present Recruiting a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Scheduling and Implementing a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Come Join Our Summer Team! Each year, around the end...

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16 May Summer in Children’s Ministry – Part 2: Opportunity is Knocking!

This post is part of a series about summer in children's ministry. Specifically, this series will address: Changing the Pace During Summer  Opportunities that Summer Programming Present Recruiting a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Scheduling and Implementing a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Summer = Opportunity! We use a Summer XP or a summer...

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12 May Summer in Children’s Ministry – Part 1: A Whole New Ball Game

This post is part of a series about summer in children's ministry. Specifically, this series will address: Changing the Pace During Summer  Opportunities that Summer Programming Present Recruiting a "Summer Team" of Volunteers Scheduling and Implementing a "Summer Team" of Volunteers This series will conclude with posts about the Summer...

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10 Jul Base Camp Showcase

Life App: 3 Basic Truths - Wisdom, Faith, & Friendship Theme: Base Camp Date: Summer 2013 Thank you to all of the church leaders who have been reading my blog and have chosen to share your photos/process with me. I am excited to see where the fall takes us as we continue...

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