They Just Don’t Get it! Rethinking Youth Ministry

THEY JUST DON’T GET IT! Rethinking Youth Ministry There’s has been a massive new interest in the last few years among churches and pastors who are rethinking youth ministry. It [...]

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Bill Nye the Science Guy and Creationism

Bill Nye the Science Guy and Creationism Yesterday I was asked by the Huffington Post to take part in an online discussion on the topic, “Should Creationism be Taught [...]

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You Have to Actually Train a Child to Train Them

I recently wrote an article about the scripture “Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.” (See [...]

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Kids Theology & Worldview Today

What is our kids theology and worldview today? Christian Smith, prolific author and sociology professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, coined the term “moralistic therapeutic deism” [...]

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Movie Review on PARANORMAN

Helpful movie revue for parents and children’s ministers about the new kids movie PARANORMAN. Here’s what Karl Bastian at Kidology has to say: Overview Norman Babcock is a sweet [...]

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Revolutionary Parenting: Intentional Discipleship

What is Revolutionary Parenting? Since we started in 2001, our focus in Kids in Ministry International was to “redefine children’s ministry in the 21st century. ” That is, we [...]

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Make Sure You Teach The Essential Four by Billy Burns

If you ever have the privilege of meeting Children’s Pastor Billy Burns, you won’t forget him easily. Smiling, jovial, hilarious, and serious about leading kids into revival. I first [...]

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God’s Glory Showed Up

A children’s minister can spend days and weeks in preparation for any type of conference for kids. But what makes it all worthwhile is when God shows up in [...]

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Youth Ministry in Question

An Honest Look at Youth Ministry

We need to take an honest look at youth ministry. For the past three decades, youth ministry has exploded across America, accompanied by a rise in the number of [...]

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Vladmir Lenin’s Children’s Ministry

Vladimir Lenin, former leader of the Soviet Union, said, “Give me four years to teach the children, and the seed I have sown will never be uprooted.” He added, [...]

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