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Making your children's ministry the best hour of every kid's week

Author: David Staal; Bill Hybels; George Barna; Sue Miller; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan, 2009.
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Promiseland is Willow Creek's highly successful children's ministry. Using examples from Promiseland and churches of all sizes around the country, this book provides step by step guidance and creative application exercises to help churches develop a thriving children's ministry-one that strives to be the best hour of every kid's week. Included are Scripture-based principles and practical resources for church staff  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2004002277
(OCoLC)54844530
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Staal; Bill Hybels; George Barna; Sue Miller; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9780310540076 0310540070
OCLC Number: 918985265
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed August 17, 2015).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The great kid-venture : the journey to build a dynamic children's ministry --
Imagine the best hour : a compelling vision makes all the difference --
Your mission, should you choose to accept it : the benefits of a clear starting point --
The big six : core ministry values to reach today's kids --
Large group, small groups, big people : so what does Sunday morning look like? --
Sharing the dream : get wild about volunteer recruiting --
Lessons learned : how to treat volunteers --
Fit for the adventure : thriving in ministry-not just surviving in ministry --
Sunday morning heroes : real people making real differences --
A final word.
Responsibility: David Staal, Sue Miller, George Barna, and Bill Hybels.

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Promiseland is Willow Creek's highly successful children's ministry. Using examples from Promiseland and churches of all sizes around the country, this book provides step by step guidance and creative application exercises to help churches develop a thriving children's ministry-one that strives to be the best hour of every kid's week. Included are Scripture-based principles and practical resources for church staff members and volunteers who agree with the critical role children's ministry plays in a local church. Making Your Children's Ministry the Best Hour of Every Kid's Week, based on twenty-eight years of experience at Willow Creek, explains four ministry foundations: Mission, Vision, Values, and Strategy. Content includes: Detailed answers to questions facing every children's ministry: - What does Jesus expect from children's ministry' - How can we evangelize lost kids and disciple saved kids at the same time, and should we' - How do we engage kids so they don't become bored' - How do we get better at recruiting and leading volunteers' - How can our ministry be a safe place for children' - Six specific ministry values that address the needs of today's children - Practical first steps for ministries that want to get serious about change - Clear indicators of success in children's ministry.

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