This conference will focus on the crisis facing the American church, suggesting ways the crisis is an opportunity. Pethers will present practical ideas for leading to a new culture of faith-sharing across this nation - and beyond.
This class will focus on the seven elements from the Transformational Church book by Stetzer and Rainer and the Transformational Class by David Francis. Life change needs to be taking place in our churches and classes and the elements of missionary mentality, vibrant leadership, relational intentionality, prayerful dependence, worship, community and missions will be discussed. Discussion will also center on changing the scorecard.
A three dimensional strategy to help Sunday School members and leaders fulfill the great commission and bring renewed focus and purpose to bible study. An overview of the concepts presented in a 4-part series of books which are available as free downloads at http://www.lifeway.com/sundayschool.
Most people become Christ-followers between the ages of 7-12. Childhood is the most influential time in our lives. We are all the products of our childhood. Childhood shapes our faith, values, and who we are. During childhood we memorize more information (math tables, grammar, spelling, scripture verses, etc.) and develop more habits than any other time in life. That is why Children's Ministry is more important than ever.
* An Improved Approach to Child Evangelism
* Four Stages of a Child's Faith
* Signs That a Child Is Ready to Follow Christ
* Signs That a Child Is NOT Ready
* Children and Baptism
* The Five Best Times to Reach Un-Churched Families
* Resources for Training Parents and Volunteers
In this session of a 4 part series on Creative Worship we will discuss the biblical support for having a creative worship service and reasons why churches should realize the importance of art in touching the soul and engaging our culture.
An introduction to the theory of "Intelligent Design" (ID) A look at the ID response against evolutionary theory. Introducing outstanding scientists who teach ID. A look at key aspects of ID including "irreducible complexity" and "fine tuning of the cosmos". Our Faith in the CREATOR.
Drop In Mission Education resources are innovative options, simple, and flexible for any church size or structure. This training introduces pastors, mission leaders, youth and children's leadership to free and inexpensive resources to add missions learning to every church function.
Childrenâ€™s Ministry: First things First - Part 02
Are YOU the LEADER you need to be for your ministry?
Â¤ Is your ministry BUSY, HECTIC, or HEALTHY and EFFECTIVE?
Â¤ Having trouble getting VOLUNTEERS?
Â¤ Finding it difficult to lead your church to CHANGE?
Â¤ Wondering if your ministry is headed in the RIGHT DIRECTION?
Â¤ Wishing you could spend time with one of America's LEADERS in children's ministry?
Whether your ministry needs a minor tweak or a major over-haul, whether you are a veteran or just starting out, First Things First is for you.