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
Your Child and
Your Child and "The Screen" (40:38)
Curtis James teaches this session focused on how movies, Youtube, TV and video games impact children. How can parents develop a healthy approach to managing them in a positive, Scriptural way. more
Special Needs 101
Special Needs 101 (38:19)
Bobette Gore teaches this session that gives participants an introduction and identification to placement of special needs students. Ideas for working with behaviors, abilities and communication in the Sunday School classroom. more
Boys! Boys! Boys!
Boys! Boys! Boys! (47:59)
Peggy Osborne leads this session that examines why are boys struggling so much in school? Why are boys often a discipline challenge? Is there something we can do to meet the educational, spiritual, and emotional needs of boys both at home ... more
What Should a Preteen Ministry Look Like?
What Should a Preteen Ministry Look Like? (40:13)
Shay Caldwell teaches this session about preteen ministry tools. Ask any preteen and they will tell you “we are not kids anymore.” Most preteens want to be treated like they are teenagers, but they are not developmentally ready... 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
Keys to a Child’s Heart
Keys to a Child’s Heart (46:07)
This session will cover the development of Spiritual Formations for young children, starting at birth! What is the BEST way to teach a young child about God? Learn how to use the keys God has placed in your hand to “unlock” the... more
Kids Act the Way They Do for a Reason!
Kids Act the Way They Do for a Reason! (01:03:27)
Kids don’t just act the way they do for NO reason. Explore helpful tips in guiding their behavior. more
Group Time and Storytelling the Way They Learn Best
Group Time and Storytelling the Way They Learn Best (33:29)
Does your group time fall flat? Come discover some fun activities to liven up your storytelling and focus on getting the point across to your kids in the way they learn best! more
Preteens- Making the Most Out of This Last Year with Kids
Preteens- Making the Most Out of This Last Year with Kids (53:31)
Teaching preteens can be a frustrating. Some never talk while others won’t stop talking. Learn how to engage your preteens in a way that makes them feel accepted. Teach them biblical principles that challenge their way of thinking as... more
Children in Crisis
Children in Crisis (57:03)
Children’s ministers are often called upon to provide ministry and care to children and families who are in crisis.  Discover tools to help children process, understand and navigate traumatic events.  Additionally, this ses... more
Discipleship in Children's Ministry
Discipleship in Children's Ministry (11:25)
Emily and David discuss steps for discipling children and helping parents be apart of discipling their children.  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
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
Leadership Enlistment in the Local Church
Leadership Enlistment in the Local Church (05:16)
Dillard Willbanks discusses the challenges of enlisting volunteers and leadership in churches.   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
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
Leading Kids to Christ Without Bruising the Fruit
Leading Kids to Christ Without Bruising the Fruit (40:50)
Jack Terrell, President of KiDs Beach Club, addresses the question of when a child is ready for conversion at the 2014 EQUIP Conference. This session walks through leading a child to Christ. more
Life Changing Bible Study
Life Changing Bible Study (50:33)
Jack Terry's philosophy of teaching is to help people come to learn better what they already know.  At the 2014 EQUIP Conference, this session looks to help teachers improve what they are already doing.   more
Sugar and Spice vs. Snips and Snails
Sugar and Spice vs. Snips and Snails (48:13)
Cindy Leach, the Executive Director at KiDs Beach Club, discusses the differences between teaching boys and teaching girls at the 2014 EQUIP Conference. more
 Do you have an emergency plan in place for your children's ministry?
Do you have an emergency plan in place for your children's ministry? (03:22)
Emily Smith discusses having an emergency plan in place for your church and your children's ministry. more
Do your teachers, leaders, and volunteers know the emergency plan?
Do your teachers, leaders, and volunteers know the emergency plan? (03:16)
Your leadership needs to know the emergency plan. more
Is your emergency kit ready?
Is your emergency kit ready? (04:23)
Do you have emergency resources, aides, and tools easily accessable if needed in case of an emergency? more
Preteens: Serving in a
Preteens: Serving in a "Selfie" World (40:37)
In a world causing our kids to grow up at a much younger age than ever before, upper elementary/lower middle school kids often get lost in the transition.  Discover why it's important for your church to specialize in ministry for this... more
Maximizing Your Impact as a Teacher
Maximizing Your Impact as a Teacher (1:02:42)
Everyone wants to be a great teacher. In our fast-paced world, it takes some new and some not-so-new skills to be a good Sunday School Teacher.  Learn ways to maximize the limitited time all teachers have.   more
Interview with Linda Jacobs
Interview with Linda Jacobs (11:51)
10 Tips for Leading a Children's Worship Service
10 Tips for Leading a Children's Worship Service (5:48)
Teaching Children Basic Life Skills
Teaching Children Basic Life Skills (5:00)
Tips for Responsible Evangelism
Tips for Responsible Evangelism (6:34)
The Gospel: God's Plan for Me
The Gospel: God's Plan for Me (1:58)
Mission Texas Kids
Mission Texas Kids (33:00)
Developing Children's Leaders
Developing Children's Leaders (32:54)
Emily Smith, Children's Associate at the SBTC, discusses developing Children's Leaders more
Children's Ministry: Using Summer to Prepare for Fall
Children's Ministry: Using Summer to Prepare for Fall (48:42)
A key time in the life of every preschool and children's ministry is the beginning of the school year. In this session Dr. Karen Kennemur looks at how to effectivley use the summer months to preapare for a successful and momentium build... more
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