Children’s Ministry Leadership & Training

We offer children’s ministry leadership training books that will help you stay relevant in your ministry. Our Sunday school teacher training books encourage children's ministry leaders to grow their ministry with effective strategies and administration. Enjoy that these children’s ministry resources offer practical advice brought to you from ministers with experience in children's ministries of all sizes. And, with these children’s ministry ideas, you’ll have the necessary information to apply their learning to your current experience.

Find great children’s ministry leadership training in Children's Ministry That Works, a resource that helps ministry leaders create dynamic and effective ministry programs. We offer Sunday school teacher training books for everyone from a seasoned veteran to a beginner. Enjoy that these Children’s ministry resources feature expert insights from successful children's ministry leaders. These children’s ministry ideas will help you find strategies and solutions for every area of your ministry.

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Children's Ministry in the 21st Century (eBook)
$12.99
By Group Publishing

Get ready for what's coming next in Children's Ministry...
Here's how.

Ten front-line Children's Ministry experts peeked out over the horizon to identify ten trends shaping ministry in the next ten years.
See inside to discover...
How current culture is rewiring kids' brains--and secrets for connecting with children
The latest education trends embraced by schools--and how they'll impact your Sunday school
Morphing Children's Ministry into Family Ministry--and how that supersizes your impact
What kinds of children are about to land in your ministry--and how to be ready for them
Plus six more must-know insights--and practical activities that help you take advantage of shifting trends in your Children's Ministry.

Be prepared.
It's good advice for scouts...and even better advice for you.
 
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Group's Emergency Response Handbook for Children's Ministry (eBook)
$7.99
By Group Publishing

How do you help a child oppressed by life's toughest issues?...tragic loss, poverty, a parent with alcohol/drug addictions? Where do you even begin to know how to help them? Download an Emergency Response Handbook for Children's Ministry. You'll gain counseling advice, practical tips, real-life scenarios, Scripture connections, and other resources for reaching out in love.

Includes:
  • Practical solutions
  • Several approaches to every issue
  • Important tips on what to say...and what not to say.
 
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Sunday School That Works! (ePub)
$14.99
Sunday School That Works is a dynamic resource designed specifically to help you strengthen and enrich your Sunday school ministry while maximizing what you'’re already doing on Sundays.Overflowing with expert insights from more than 20 successful ministry leaders, this book guarantees practical solutions for every area of your Sunday school ministry. You'’ll learn best tips, creative ideas, and powerful strategies from dynamic leaders including Christine Yount Jones, Dale Hudson, Holly Catterton Allen, Dan Webster, Gina McClain, Linda Ranson Jacobs, Pat Verbal, Amy Dolan, Ricardo Miller, Greg Baird, Patty Smith, Gordon and Becki West, Patrick Snow, and more.
 
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What You Do Matters: Thank You for Helping Kids Love Jesus
$5.99 - $9.99
The key to the success of every ministry is volunteers! They give so much but don'’t expect anything in return. It'’s up to you to make sure they feel appreciated and ready to continue serving...…and What You Do Matters will help you do just that!

This keepsake book for volunteers and teachers weaves encouragement, uplifting Scripture, real stories, and more into a gift that'’ll warm their souls--—and help keep their enthusiasm for introducing kids to Jesus going strong. Show your team members how much you care as they grow their relationship with Jesus and journey with children to make an eternal difference in the world.

Let them know you appreciate them! This book is the perfect gift for new teachers, thank-you gifts, Christmas gifts, stocking stuffers, pick-me-ups, or anytime affirmations.
 
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100 Best Ideas to Turbocharge Your Preschool Ministry
$21.99
By Dale Hudson & Scott Werner

You'll find the latest strategies developed by some of the most successful preschool ministers in the world. They’'ve been developed, tested, and proven in real churches, and now their secrets are yours. Whether you'’re a newcomer or a veteran, you'’ll discover:
  • Who preschoolers really are
  • Ready-to-use activities kids can'’t resist
  • Practical ideas for creating a preschool-friendly environment
  • Instant help for recruiting and training volunteers
  • Ministry-tested tips for working with parents
Best of all, not only will you turbocharge your ministry, you'll energize preschoolers to love Jesus.
 
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Heartfelt Thanks: For Serving in Children's Ministry
$9.99
Thank them for serving in children’'s ministry with this fun, inspiring gift book! Whether they teach Sunday school, gather supplies for lessons, serve snacks, or rock babies in the nursery, their actions have an impact on the lives of children. Their smile, their time, their caring words, their guidance, their high fives—--they add up to the sharing of God'’s love. And that makes a difference.

The thoughts in this hardcover keepsake book will warm their heart and remind them that what they do matters. Plus they'’ll be encouraged on their own journey with Jesus.
 
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Heartfelt Thanks: Notecards
$6.99
A perfect companion to our new Heartfelt Thanks keepsake book! Whether you give a card—--or even a pack--—along with the book or write a special note of thanks to others in your ministry, they'’ll be delighted with these specially designed cards for those who love working with kids.

Pack of 10 cards
 
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Shift (eBook)
$9.99
By Brian Haynes

Whether you have a full-blown family ministry in place or you’re just getting started, Shift gives you a practical, workable plan that equips parents to be faith influencers in their homes--and you won't have to reconfigure your entire ministry to make it happen! Shift gets you in gear with tools that make better use of seven rites of passage your church is most likely already celebrating already marking as families move through their faith journey together.
 
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Team Up!
Was: $19.99
Now: $15.99
Parents and families are busier than ever--and so are you--but partnering with them is as important as ever. So how do you do that? Author Phil Bell has taken his 20 years of experience and created a playbook to help you come alongside parents.

This isn't a plan to make your ministry look like someone else's. These are proven ideas you can weave into the things you're already doing. These practical ideas work whether you're full-time, part-time, or a volunteer. And you can add them on to your own timeline.
 
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Shift
$14.99
By Brian Haynes

Whether you have a full-blown family ministry in place or you’re just getting started, Shift gives you a practical, workable plan that equips parents to be faith influencers in their homes--and you won't have to reconfigure your entire ministry to make it happen! Shift gets you in gear with tools that make better use of seven rites of passage your church is most likely already celebrating… already marking as families move through their faith journey together.
 
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Lead the Way God Made You (pdf download)
$19.99
God put YOU in a position of leadership in children's ministry for a purpose. This practical guide helps you discover your personal leadership style so you can maximize your strengths. As you and your ministry team take the reproducible self-assessment test included, you'll discover how to make your team more productive...more effective...and more fun! Feel more comfortable and confident in your leadership role, and make a lasting difference with your colleagues, volunteers, and parents.
 
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Trust Us...They'll Ask
Was: $14.99
Now: $11.99
Be ready when your kids ask the TOUGH QUESTIONS!

101 hot-topic questions in all--and 101 age-appropriate answers for your preschooler, elementary-age child, and preteen.
 
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Children's Ministry Leadership Training Resources

Lead children’s ministry leadership training sessions using Take-Out Training for Teachers, which offers 15-minute or less training sessions. We have Sunday school teacher training books on how to increase and maintain attendance found in Sunday School Attendance Boosters: 165 Fresh and New Ideas. We also have children’s ministry resources that offer suggestions on how you can keep volunteers longer and keep them happier by giving them more than just a volunteer job. The children’s ministry ideas in Children's Ministry Volunteers That Stick offer strategies on how to create a culture of a volunteer career.

You can find children’s ministry leadership training books on effective discipline. For Sunday school teacher training on discipline, hand teachers the Pocket Guide to Discipline, and share the top discipline tips for Sunday school teachers. Look for children’s ministry resources, like 100 Best Ideas to Turbocharge Your Children's Ministry, which shares the insight of childrens ministry leaders who've spent years fine-tuning strategies that bring real success. By implementing these children’s ministry ideas in your church, leaders and volunteers will be better equipped to tackle tough situations.

With children’s ministry leadership training books, you can learn leadership fundamentals while sharpening your administrative and organizational skills. For example, find Sunday school teacher training books on how to help kids memorize scripture in Making Scripture Memory Fun, where kids will not only memorize God's Word, they'll understand the verses they learn. These children’s ministry resources offer ideas on how to help to make Scripture stick in the minds of kids. Consider the impact these children’s ministry ideas can have on the children in your church.

Our children’s ministry leadership training includes the best resources for Sunday school teachers. For Sunday school teacher training resouces, try Sunday School That Works. These children’s minsitry resouces were designed to help you strengthen and enrich your Sunday school ministry while maximizing what you're already doing on Sundays for all of your children’s ministry. Give these children’s ministry ideas a try, and watch as your ministry grows and matures.

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