Developing a Strategy for Family Ministry in the Church
Developing a Strategy for Family Ministry in the Church (42:55)
How can a church of any size minister to, with and through families? Learn how to develop a family ministry strategy by incorporating innovative ideas into established programs.  more
Equipping Grandparents for Effective Ministry
Equipping Grandparents for Effective Ministry (44:10)
Grandparents play a vital role in the spiritual leadership of a church in thier families. Now, more than ever, the church and the family are looking to the example of grandparents as legacy builders, mentors, guides and disciple-makers. more
Special Needs Ministry Dialogue
Special Needs Ministry Dialogue (47:23)
Do you have questions about special needs ministry? How to begin? How to minister to the whole family? What curriculum? Inclusion or not? Bring your questions and dialogue with others on the best practices for a special needs ministry in y... more
Understanding the Special Needs Family
Understanding the Special Needs Family (42:44)
Everyone in the family of a disabled person is impacted by that disability. Learn what they want you to understand and how they differe from the typical family. more
Building a Solid Biblical Foundation for Children (Korean)
Building a Solid Biblical Foundation for Children (Korean) (44:40)
Building a solid biblical foundation in childhood is necessary for developing a strong theological base that can set the right direction for one's entire life. Discover the building blocks of a biblical foundation for children. more
How We Bring Peace to Our Classroooms and Our Homes
How We Bring Peace to Our Classroooms and Our Homes (43:01)
The Fruit of Peace is sought after by parents and classroom teachers. What can we do to have a peaceful environment in our home/classroom? How can we promote peace between the children? Ultimately, how do we talk about bringing peace with ... more
Sunday Morning Bible Study That Transforms Teenage Hearts
Sunday Morning Bible Study That Transforms Teenage Hearts (46:15)
Saying that teenage transformation requires “Motivation, Examination, and Application” leaves out one vital step; your discovering that step will change the impact of your Bible studies. more
Leading Families, and Not Just Teenagers, To Sexual Purity
Leading Families, and Not Just Teenagers, To Sexual Purity (43:19)
Father and son are looking at porn, mom is flirting online with her high school sweetheart, daughter is sexting to her boyfriend, and grandmother is reading Fifty Shades of Gray—so how will you call entire families to purity? more
Capitalizing on the Major Moments in a Teenager’s Life
Capitalizing on the Major Moments in a Teenager’s Life (49:05)
Lots of church parents who ignore ministry invitations most of the time suddenly become energized at key moments in their teen’s life—such as puberty, getting a driver’s license, graduating, etc.; those are key moments fo... more
Changing the Way Your Church Views Teenagers: From Overgrown Children to Very Young Adults
Changing the Way Your Church Views Teenagers: From Overgrown Children to Very Young Adults (47:21)
A broken culture invented the concept of a nebulous period of marking time called adolescence, but the Bible says children become young adults at puberty; you can influence which view your church embraces. more
The Untapped Opportunity: Special Needs Families
The Untapped Opportunity: Special Needs Families (44:00)
Daniel Williams focuses this session on Luke 5, the story of a disabled man whose friends tore the roof apart to bring their friend to Jesus. Is your church doing the same? Learn how you can meet the unique needs of this community. more
The Key Practices of Family Ministry, Part 1
The Key Practices of Family Ministry, Part 1 (33:00)
David Upchurch focuses on what spiritually successful families do. Explore the Biblical basis of some simple practices families can begin to do this week. Learn ways to resource these practices and move toward some accountability. more
Reaching Young Couples in Today’s Culture
Reaching Young Couples in Today’s Culture (47:38)
In this session, Caleb Turner asks "What does it take to reach young married couples for Jesus? What are they looking for and what are they want in church and Sunday School?" more
Development within Family Ministry
Development within Family Ministry (38:04)
Family Ministry is such an important aspect of the life of a church. Lance Crowell, David Fedele and Tony Richmond discuss issues and needs within family ministry more
Panel Discussion: Family Ministry
Panel Discussion: Family Ministry (52:31)
Whether you work with children or families, discipleship is a key aspect of the ministry. This panel made up of people with experience in family and children ministry address questions looking at current trends in the culture and the effec... more
Importance of Children's Ministry
Importance of Children's Ministry (7:15)
Emily and David discuss casting a vision of the importance of children's ministry for a staff and how to get parents involved too.  more
Ministry Cafe: Making Disciples in the Family
Ministry Cafe: Making Disciples in the Family (1:14:07)
 Chris Osborne, Ben Stuart and Craig Etheredge, discuss Making Disciples in the Family more
Parent or Disciple-Maker? Or Both?
Parent or Disciple-Maker? Or Both? (38:58)
Safeguarding Your Children's Ministry
Safeguarding Your Children's Ministry (24:25)
Emily Smith and David Fedele discuss different topics regarding children's ministry. more
Marriage and Sexuality
Marriage and Sexuality (47:06)
Barry Creamer looks to present a biblical response to the issues about marriage and sexuality at the 2014 CCC. more
Understanding Preschoolers
Understanding Preschoolers (31:17)
How do babies and preschoolers learn? What do they need? If we as parents understand these topics we can help our children learn. more
How to Talk to Your Children About Sex
How to Talk to Your Children About Sex (30:58)
When we get the courage to talk to our children about sex, they tell us they already know all that. Learn how to make these conversations a part of your everyday life, beginning in the preschool years. If you are a parent of grade schooler... more
Four Roles Every Grandparent Should Play
Four Roles Every Grandparent Should Play
The role of grandparent changes often. This session will help grandparents understand the 4 roles God has for them.  more
Words Matter
Words Matter (36:29)
Danny Forshee discusses how words affect our marriages and our families. more
God’s Design of Family
God’s Design of Family (31:38)
Danny Forshee talks about why God’s design of family is fmportant in a culture that does not value it. more
Single Parenting: From Chaos to Calm
Single Parenting: From Chaos to Calm (32:25)
Holly Crain discusses parenting principles that work for single families. more
Jesus' Strategy for Making Disciples through Church and Home
Jesus' Strategy for Making Disciples through Church and Home (45:39)
Discipleship needs to involve the family. However, for the family to be involved beyond church on Sunday, parents need to know what to do and where to go. Developing a common path for discipleship for church and home is imperative. Learn h... more
A Teacher's Tool
A Teacher's Tool (46:34)
There are different tools that teachers need to have in their toolbox in order to communicate the significance of what they are trying to share.  Jeff Young teaches at the 2014 EQUIP Conference. more
Guiding Behavior in Kids
Guiding Behavior in Kids (48:28)
Jerry Vogel discusses how to guide the behavior problems that are common it today's children's ministries at the 2014 EQUIP Conference. more
Home and Church: Creating a Powerful Partnership
Home and Church: Creating a Powerful Partnership (48:46)
Training the children in the modern age has been outsourced to the church. Jim Dempsey calls for the parents to be the primary Biblical and spiritual traininers of the home at the 2014 Equip Conference.   more
How to do a Family Devotion
How to do a Family Devotion (41:22)
Parents need to do spiritual training at home and not simply drop kids off at church for them to recieve that training. Jim Dempsey claims at the 2014 Equip Conference that spiritual training at home is key. more
Family Ministry: Sharing the Gospel with your children
Family Ministry: Sharing the Gospel with your children (3:34)
Emily Smith discusses sharing the gospel with your children more
Family Ministry: Discipling your children
Family Ministry: Discipling your children (6:11)
Lance Crowell discusses discipling your children more
Family Ministry: Catching vision for family worship
Family Ministry: Catching vision for family worship (11:28)
Helping churches catch a vision for family worship and discipleship more
Teaching Children Basic Life Skills
Teaching Children Basic Life Skills (5:00)
Interview with Linda Jacobs
Interview with Linda Jacobs (11:51)
Family Ministry
Family Ministry (8:35)
Our families are in need of much help these days. How do we help them? In this session Lance Crowell, Church Ministries Associate at the SBTC, will look at some of the needs for churches in reaching and discipleing families and how to pr... more
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