11 Unique Rewards/Prizes

11 Unique Rewards Prizes

One of the ongoing discussions in children’s ministry is whether or not to reward kids for doing what we want them to do. And even if the leaders in your ministry agree that rewards are a good thing, we sometimes struggle with what those rewards should be. (How many candy bars can a kid eat …

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A Parent’s Plea: Be Honest with Your Kids

60-in-60 A Parent's Plea: Be Honest With Your Kids

Honesty—real honesty—is rare. Honesty requires wisdom, grace, and discernment. It’s the harder path to take. But it’s always the better one. If you’re a parent who wants to help your kids develop a heart for the nations, please, please, please don’t sugar coat anything. Here are three things that you need to be honest about: …

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Verse-a-Thon Works!

Verse-A-Thon

“You mean that I’m going to help reach 30 kids for Christ!” My 10-year-old daughter was excited she was making such a big impact for God’s Kingdom, and I couldn’t have been more proud of her. When our Awana club announced a Verse-A-Thon to raise money for reaching kids around the world, my two daughters weren’t …

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