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  1. Zealous Together
    Zealous Together

    Jill Nelson, David Michael, Sally Michael

    David Michael, Sally Michael, and Jill Nelson offer insight into growing zeal for the intentional, comprehensive discipl... More
  2. Developing a Vision Orientation of Ministry to Children and Youth
    Developing a Vision Orientation of Ministry to Children and Youth

    Jill Nelson

    Having a long-term, biblical vision is crucial for discipling children and youth. Begin clarifying the goals for the chi... More
  3. The Theological and Philosophical Foundations of Truth78 Teaching Resources
    The Theological and Philosophical Foundations of Truth78 Teaching Resources

    Jill Nelson

    Discover how to give your children a theological education that is grounded in both the breadth and depth of Scripture, ... More
  4. Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Infants and Toddlers
    Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Infants and Toddlers

    Jill Nelson

    Learn about the important elements of an infant nursery and toddler Sunday school class including our vision and philoso... More
  5. Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Preschool
    Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Preschool

    Jill Nelson

    Learn about the important elements of a preschool Sunday school class including basic classroom structure, how to teach ... More
  6. Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Elementary
    Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Elementary

    Jill Nelson

    Learn about the important elements of an elementary Sunday school class including the role of the Bible in the classroom... More
  7. Leading Your Classroom Team
    Leading Your Classroom Team

    Jill Nelson

    Team leaders are responsible for fostering a God-honoring, Christ-treasuring, and Spirit-dependent atmosphere while keep... More
  8. Preparing and Teaching a Lesson
    Preparing and Teaching a Lesson

    Jill Nelson

    Good teaching comes from a mind that has been instructed by the Word of God and a heart that has embraced His Word, evid... More
  9. Leading Small Group Application
    Leading Small Group Application

    Jill Nelson

    Learn about the role of a small group leader in elementary classrooms and discover valuable insights and practical tips ... More
  10. Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Backyard Bible Club/Vacation Bible School
    Tools for Using Truth78 Curriculum: Backyard Bible Club/Vacation Bible School

    Jill Nelson

    Learn about the differences between Backyard Bible Clubs and Vacation Bible Schools and gain practical advice on how to ... More
  11. Recruiting, Equipping, and Retaining Volunteers
    Recruiting, Equipping, and Retaining Volunteers

    Jill Nelson

    Get help with one of the most difficult jobs for children's and youth ministry leaders; recruiting spiritually mature an... More
  12. Adapting Truth78 Curriculum to Your Specific Needs
    Adapting Truth78 Curriculum to Your Specific Needs

    Jill Nelson

    Whether you are teaching in a multi-age classroom, Christian school, or homeschool setting, Truth78 curriculum can easil... More
  13. A Vision for the Discipleship of the Next Generation
    A Vision for the Discipleship of the Next Generation

    David Michael

    FOUNDATIONS FOR MINISTRY: Part 1... More
  14. A Vision for God-Centered, Gospel-Focused Teaching for the Next Generations
    A Vision for God-Centered, Gospel-Focused Teaching for the Next Generations

    David Michael, Sally Michael

    FOUNDATIONS FOR MINISTRY: Part 2... More
  15. A Vision for Teaching the Word of God
    A Vision for Teaching the Word of God

    David Michael, Sally Michael

    FOUNDATIONS FOR MINISTRY: Part 3... More
  16. A Vision for Encouraging Faith in Christ in the Next Generation
    A Vision for Encouraging Faith in Christ in the Next Generation

    David Michael, Sally Michael

    FOUNDATIONS FOR MINISTRY: Part 4... More
  17. Teaching Children the Fear of the Lord
    Teaching Children the Fear of the Lord

    Sally Michael

    This seminar includes a survey of the Scriptures to better understand the fear of the Lord and what you can do to encour... More
  18. Holiness Is for Hard Times: How the Holiness of Christ Sustains Children and Youth Workers Over the Long Haul
    Holiness Is for Hard Times: How the Holiness of Christ Sustains Children and Youth Workers Over the Long Haul

    Kempton Turner

    How did God sustain His servant, Isaiah, in the midst of one of the hardest and darkest times in history? What did God d... More
  19. Great Expectations: Embracing a Massive, Christ-Exalting Vision for the Young People that You Serve
    Great Expectations: Embracing a Massive, Christ-Exalting Vision for the Young People that You Serve

    Kempton Turner

    What radical, risky things are you expecting Almighty God to do in and through the young people you serve? The Living Go... More
  20. Leading Students to Feast on God's Word
    Leading Students to Feast on God's Word

    Jon Nowlin

    Oh, that we as parents and youth leaders—along with the students we shepherd—would delight in the law of the Lord an... More
  21. By Design: Youth Ministry in the Local Church
    By Design: Youth Ministry in the Local Church

    Jon Nowlin

    Is there a biblical foundation for doing youth ministry in the local church? How has God designed the church and the hom... More
  22. The Realities of Ministering to Youth and Children
    The Realities of Ministering to Youth and Children

    Ian Fry

    Paul recognizes that all ministry can sometimes feel overwhelming and discouraging as he reminds the church at Corinth t... More
  23. Linking Church and Home for Discipleship
    Linking Church and Home for Discipleship

    David Michael

    One of the greatest challenges of being a church, and not simply a club, is doing the kind of shepherding mentioned in A... More
  24. Reinforcing the Vision with Events and Programs
    Reinforcing the Vision with Events and Programs

    Betty Dodge

    Can a father teach his daughter lessons in biblical womanhood at a church-sponsored High Tea? Can a weekend with Dad at ... More
  25. Biblical Womanhood and Church Ministry
    Biblical Womanhood and Church Ministry

    Connie Oman

    There is much fulfilling work for women in the church, while embracing a complementary role that supports men in ministr... More
  26. Small Group Leading: Nuts and Bolts
    Small Group Leading: Nuts and Bolts

    Keith Meyer

    This seminar highlights the practical "nuts and bolts" of small group leading, including preparation, the use of workboo... More
  27. Helping Families Deal with the Unexpected
    Helping Families Deal with the Unexpected

    John Knight

    Jobs suddenly disappear. Finances evaporate. A child is born with a disability. A spouse receives a life-threatening dia... More
  28. How to Share and Spread the Vision
    How to Share and Spread the Vision

    Ian Fry, Nina Fry

    This seminar provides practical tips and suggestions for implementing the vision. Issues such as removing blocks to the ... More
  29. The Centrality of God in the Children's Ministry Leader's Life
    The Centrality of God in the Children's Ministry Leader's Life

    Sally Michael

    This seminar explores both the effect of our influence on others and challenges us to “guard our hearts and minds” s... More
  30. Shepherding Leaders Well
    Shepherding Leaders Well

    Gil McConnell

    Would you like to be settled and satisfied in God as you encourage and equip your team of leaders? Would you like to mak... More
  31. Mobilizing Men for Children's Ministry
    Mobilizing Men for Children's Ministry

    David Michael

    How can we motivate men to be involved in a ministry role that can be perceived as a ministry better suited for women? T... More
  32. Implementing Truth78 (CDG) Curriculum in Your Church
    Implementing Truth78 (CDG) Curriculum in Your Church

    Ian Fry, Nina Fry

    Implementing the Truth78 (formerly Children Desiring God) curriculum in a church flows from a vision for the next genera... More
  33. Preparing the Littlest Ones to Stand on the Truth
    Preparing the Littlest Ones to Stand on the Truth

    Joyce Heinrich

    Join Joyce as she lays out a vision for praying for, blessing and teaching the littlest ones that they might stand on th... More
  34. Preschool Lesson Preparation
    Preschool Lesson Preparation

    Connie Oman

    Teaching preschoolers is a unique privilege and challenge. Learn how to prepare and present a preschool lesson using Tru... More
  35. Preschool Teaching and Small Group Leading
    Preschool Teaching and Small Group Leading

    Connie Oman

    This seminar presents an overview of preschool ministry with biblical foundations and ideas for structuring the Sunday s... More
  36. Teaching Difficult Doctrines in Children's Ministry
    Teaching Difficult Doctrines in Children's Ministry

    Sally Michael

    This seminar helps teachers and ministry leaders understand the importance of teaching the “difficult doctrines&rd... More
  37. Laying Foundations in the Nursery for Infants and Toddlers to Know a Holy God
    Laying Foundations in the Nursery for Infants and Toddlers to Know a Holy God

    Joyce Heinrich

    This seminar will teach you the essentials of a nursery and toddler ministry that ensures biblical truth is communicated... More
  38. Teaching the Whole Counsel of God
    Teaching the Whole Counsel of God

    Jill Nelson

    What is the "whole counsel of God" and how can we be sure to include it in our children's spiritual education? This semi... More
  39. Intergenerational Teaching: Why and How?
    Intergenerational Teaching: Why and How?

    Sally Michael

    This seminar highlights the value of intergenerational teaching and gives some practical strategies for implementing int... More
  40. Praying for the Next Generation and Your Volunteers
    Praying for the Next Generation and Your Volunteers

    Kristin Gilbert

    This seminar discusses some of the obstacles we face that prevent us from having a fervent prayer life such as wandering... More
  41. Strategies for Engaging Children in the Worship Service
    Strategies for Engaging Children in the Worship Service

    Sally Michael

    This seminar discusses the difficulties in involving children in the worship service and propose solutions to solve thos... More
  42. "Let the Children Come to Me" in Worship
    "Let the Children Come to Me" in Worship

    David Michael

    Like every human being, children were created for worship and one of the strategies for raising a generation of worshipp... More
  43. Opening the Box: Introduction to Truth78 (CDG) Curriculum and Sequence
    Opening the Box: Introduction to Truth78 (CDG) Curriculum and Sequence

    Holly Urbanski

    Are you puzzled by the components of the Truth78 (formerly Children Desiring God) curriculum and how all the pieces fit ... More
  44. Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers
    Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers

    Gil McConnell

    How can you turn recruiting from a headache to joy? How can you see greater retention of current volunteers from year to... More
  45. Protecting Your Church from Predators
    Protecting Your Church from Predators

    Deepak Reju

    Have you thought about how to protect your church from sexual predators? This seminar considers ways in which you can pr... More
  46. Elementary Lesson Preparation and Presentation
    Elementary Lesson Preparation and Presentation

    Liz Stein

    Teaching children is a privilege from God. Teaching them well is dependent on heart preparation, studying the lesson bef... More
  47. Reaching the Heart: The Importance of Application
    Reaching the Heart: The Importance of Application

    Sally Michael

    How can we teach in such a way that children understand how to act on the Word of God? This seminar emphasizes practical... More
  48. Why Theology and Doctrine Matter for Children’s Ministry
    Why Theology and Doctrine Matter for Children’s Ministry

    John Piper

    THEME: The Sovereignty of God | PLENARY SESSION: 2005 National Conference | BY: John Piper... More
  49. A Vision for God-Centered Worship in the Next Generations
    A Vision for God-Centered Worship in the Next Generations

    David Michael, Sally Michael

    VISION SESSION: Part 1... More
  50. A Vision for Encouraging Faith in the Next Generation
    A Vision for Encouraging Faith in the Next Generation

    David Michael, Sally Michael

    VISION SESSION: Part 3... More
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