Ministry Spark - Resources for Leaders
The Ministry Spark website has guides and articles to help support Children's Ministry Leaders, including A Comprehensive Guide to Leading Your Volunteers Now. See here.
Church and Home
Parenting For Faith Courses
The Parenting For Faith course is a free, video-based resource which equips parents and carers to raise God-connected children and teens. See here.
Christina Embree and Refocus Ministry
If you are looking for some ways your church might incorporate times where the family can stay together to worship, grow, and learn about God together in church, here are five places you might start. Read here.
Engaging Households in Prayer
Introducing the Prayer Pad from mainly ministries:
The prayer pad has been designed as a central point for the recording of prayer needs. Great for use in households.
Training and Professional Development 2021
Whaiwhia te kete mātauranga.
Fill the basket of knowledge.
What are you adding to your kete this year?
There are some awesome opportunities from Carey Baptist College, Scripture Union, CBM, Godly Play and some great online conferences.
Godly Play NZ is offering core training in Auckland, in September and October, over 3 Saturdays. They are offering a 15% discount. For more information see our Training and Events Page, here.
Three great CFM resources
Blessings pictures and bookmarks for children
Faith Formation chart for churches
Set of three Faith Formation posters for parents