10 Conversation Starters

Ten Conversation Starters

Some blog posts take several hours to write. Some don’t take very long – once I get an idea. This one, however, is a post that’s been in development for many years. An Awana Ministry Conference workshop I do is called “Connecting with Parents.” One of the things we talk about is conversation starters. Most …

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Ready to Add Mozo to Your Team?

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Right about now, most teams are preparing to wind down for the ministry year. Kids are working hard to finish their books and planning out how they’ll spend their stockpile of Awana bucks, and awards night is just around the corner. If we’re honest, there are also more than a few leaders counting down the …

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Before You Leave Your Church…

Before You Leave Your Church...

I’ve talked with quite a few people recently who feel torn. And I’m really hurting for them. They’re on staff at a church that they love deeply. They’ve been there for years. Maybe they’ve grown up there. For them, church is family. “Dysfunctional at times,” they admit, “but still family.” Nevertheless, they feel torn. They …

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9 Ways to Teach Your Clubbers about Marriage

Nine Ways To Teach Clubbers about Marriage

Some of your clubbers come from great homes with loving and caring parents. Others come from homes where parents seldom acknowledge each other. And sadly, some clubbers come from homes where their parents are consistently fighting (and may even involve spousal abuse). As children’s/youth ministry leaders, we need to teach/show the kids whom we teach …

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