12 Tips for a Parent-Friendly Church

12 Tips for Parent Friendly Churches

We often talk about kid-friendly churches and we often talk about reaching the parents of the kids in our ministries. Therefore, parent-friendly churches seems to be a natural goal. But what does that look like? Some thoughts. A friendly person stationed at the door. You need someone who can comfortably introduce himself and start a …

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How Tos of Verse Memorization

How-To's of Verse Memorization

If you look on WikiHow today, three of the most popular subjects are: How to be a boat captain. How to reheat bread. How to treat a chicken for bumblefoot. The point is, we have “how tos” for just about anything. But what about memorizing a verse? Many kids who enter our Awana programs (or …

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10 Vacation Ideas

Ten Family Vacation Ideas

Summer isn’t that far away and for many families, that means vacation! Vacations are good. Not only do they give us a time to rest, but they are also an opportunity to make some great family memories. But they do take time and money and often that’s not something that families have in excess. Or …

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Awana Parent Survey Results [INFOGRAPHIC]

Awana Parents Survey

In January 2015, Awana sent out a survey across its social media channels inviting Awana parents to participate in a survey. The goal of the survey was two-fold: Understand Awana parents and how they engage regularly with their kids and encourage their relationship with God Learn how we can best serve Awana parents We had …

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