From the moment life begins, God entrusts His children to us, first at home and then in our church family. In this book, the author covers the basics of children’s ministry, addressing questions such as these:
The pages hold Scripture-based tools, definitions, clarity of ministry, and direction. Both professional church workers and volunteers will find joy in serving as they construct blueprints to lay a solid faith foundation for children while partnering with parents.
“A great resource for envisioning, planning, and conducting a vibrant ministry for children.”
—Rebecca S. Schmidt, Associate Director of Schools, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod
“Should be open on the desk of every congregational leader.”
—Martha Streufert Jander, Author, Editor, and Early Childhood Consultant
“Written from the heart. . . with an emphasis upon the joy to be found in [children’s ministry].”
—Anita Reith Stohs, Author and Christian Education Consultant
Kim E. Bestian is a trained Lutheran elementary school teacher, director of children’s ministry, pastor’s wife, mother, and grandmother. She loves to share how God, the Almighty Architect, has helped her build children’s ministry over her many years of experience.