Author: Cornils, Stanley P.
Brief stories to help anyone communicate important lessons to children. They are short, the language is plain, and the lessons are real.
Author: Williamson, Nancy S.
Easy-to-do activities for ages 4-12.
Author: Hinchey, Donald
52 New Children's Lessons for Any Occasion. Bring children close to God - with a whole year's worth of Bible-based sermons just for them. You'll use creative activities to get kids involved and teach unforgettable lessons. Each talk uses simple, meaningful words even very young children understand and takes only minutes to prepare.
Author: Carr, Jean M.
44 Old Testament arts and crafts for ages 8-12. Great hands-on suppliment for New Testament lessons.
Author: Griggs, Donald L.
Ideas and experience-tested advice to those who have limited time for preparation and training. Also contains helpful checklists and suggestion lists for additional ideas and support. Helps you: Build relationships, stimulate creativity, develop Bible skills, utilize audio visual material, and nurture students' faith.
This resource is designed for small groups. There are two tracks in the same book…entry level and advanced level. The topics are: orientation, God the Father almighty, Jesus Christ, Holy Spirit, the church universal, forgiveness of sins, and life everlasting.
Author: Mittelberg, Strobel and Hybels
Releasing the hidden evangelist in every Christian. A Proven course designed to equip believers for effective evangelism in today's world, showing ordinary believers how they can share the Gospel in a natural and powerful way while being the person God made them to be. Each session's exercises, discussions, self-assessments and video vignettes give step-by-step guidance to help participants become effective communicators for Christ to those around them. For small to large groups,...
Author: Weber, Ron
9-12 week small-group study about basic Christian beliefs. Intended for adults hungry for an intentional walk with God that encourages a personal relationship with Jesus. Targets inquirers, explorers, seekers and new church members, designed to begin where these adults are on their spiritual journey. In each 2-hour session participants share a meal, watch a short video/DVD, engage in meaningful discussion and reflection, study Scripture, explore Christian faith and teachings, and grow in...
Author: Coghill, Nancy Taylor
For persons concerned with the Christian growth of infants and toddlers. Chapters have differing audiences: teacher, coordinator, pastor, nursery home visitor, parent. Helps you develop an infant/toddler program, understand growth and development for those children, curriculum guide, and resource section.
Author: Dann, Bucky
For pastors and Christian educators - a creative approach to the important task of developing the faith life of children. 54 Visual Lessons, Dialogues, and Demonstrations
Author: Yancey, Philip
Provocative, soul-searching group study that will change your picture of the Old Testament. Journey through the scriptures Jesus read, used and loved…scriptures that laid the foundation for everything He ever said or did. Includes video (8 twelve-min. clips), leader's guide, participants guide, and softcover copy of "The Bible Jesus Read."
Author: Mackenzie, Joy
Lots of creative activities for kids of all ages. Includes crafts, scripture memory aids, bulletin boards, and patterns. Each activity is based on one or more specific Bible themes, concepts, stories or events. All are open-ended and adaptable to various ages.
Author: Smith, Judy Gattis
Shows how your Christian education program can be more structured around the Christian Year. Helps bring a new vitality to Christian ed. programs by offering the church year as a structure to introduce Christian understandings of spiritual experiences such as birth, baptism and death, practical programs for children, youth and adults, and useful insights into the lectionary for church school teacher.
Author: Braden and Clement
In 7 practical sessions, training for a visitation program that combines evangelism with in-depth training in the skills of caregiving. Leader's Guide and Participant's Workbook.
Author: Huesser and Huesser
Ideas for learning/teaching experiences and inter-generational groups will spark new life in your church school program. The "partnership ministry" concept involves children in worship and mission. This exciting resource has unlimited potential for your church's ministry with children from nursery through older elementary grades.
Author: Ng and Thomas
Demonstrates how to achieve balance between theological integrity and relevance for children. Shows how, why and wherefore to help children participate fully in the church.
Author: McLarty, Philip W.
Involving Children in Our Congregation's Worship
Author: Marty, Martin
Martin Marty narrates a six part video series about the "story" that Christians have in common with one another. Segments include: What's your story?, early church, the Middle Ages, the Reformation, the coming of Christianity to America, The Enlightenment, and the church around the world. Each segment is about 22 min. long and it includes a study guide.
Follow Mrs. White and her class learning about Christmas observances in countries of the world and the US. Designed to help us appreciate Christmas customs of people in other lands and how these are related to Christmas traditions in America. Comes with 1-page guide.
Author: Everest, Norma Cook
Comprehensive guide for the local congregation to framing Christian educational practices within many types of parishes. Offers tools and strategies as well as important questions.