Children’s Ministry Courses and Fees
Working Effectively with Boys / Girls (4 hours)
This workshop investigates the issues that are both common to, and different between, ministry to boys and girls. Learn about these issues and how to effectively manage them in your boys’, girls’ or mixed groups.
Music and Memory Verses (4 hours)
How to choose and run developmentally appropriate music and memory verses for both boys and girls. Lots of ideas to see and try!
Children with Special Needs (4 hours)
Understand special needs children and the effect they have on a group or classroom. Learn strategies for teaching and nurturing these children in the Christian faith.
Recruiting and Training Volunteers (4 hours)
Encourage and equip more volunteers for ministry. Discover some effective ways to recruit volunteers for SRE, children's and youth ministry.
Learning Styles and Creative programming (4 hours)
Think through the issues raised by teaching a group of children with a range of learning styles. The workshop includes concrete/abstract thinking and visual/kinesthetic learners.
Creative Storytelling in Children's Ministry (4 hours)
Learn and practice various storytelling techniques that make your stories come alive. Practice a variety of methods of storytelling including drawing, puppets, costume and drama.
Asking and Answering Questions (2 hours)
Learn how to handle difficult questions, and effectively use questions as a teaching method.
Family Ministry (2 hours)
Many church meetings aim for the teenagers and adults and do not present content in a relevant or understandable way for children. This workshop explores the key things to make your church time more friendly for children.
Making the Most of Playgroup Ministry (2 hours)
Playgroups are not only a great opportunity to minister to young children, but to minister to mums and dads as well. This workshop will look at the logistics of running a playgroup, whilst also addressing the need for integration with, and support from, the church community.
- 0 – 2 .5 hours: $180
- 2.5 – 4 hours: $240
- Speaking on request: $140
- Weekend away (training or speaking): $380