Growing with the Changes

Growing with the Changes

For the past few months our preschool environment has been experiencing a HUGE growth spurt, which is AMAZING and we are so blessed by it. However, there have been some Sundays that I have walked away feeling discouraged as a leader. I felt like in some ways we were...
Small Group in Training

Small Group in Training

I can remember visiting the zoo as a child. Watching a group of monkeys in their habitat swinging through the branches and screeching at each other as they played. It was incredibly entertaining & fascinating to my 5 year old mind. This past Fall, I had mental...
Me, Myself and I

Me, Myself and I

I volunteer with three and four-year-olds every week and I absolutely love it! I don’t know if it’s a compliment or a hint I am not picking up on but they always tend to throw me the new kids, the unhappy kids and that one kid that likes to just stand in...

Welcoming Guests

He clung to the column in the middle of the multi-purpose space, with big eyes and hair that seemed to be waving at everyone. Not a good start, I observed from my spot nearby. “Max” was a first-timer to our ministry and was dropped off by his grandmother—who was...
Dialing in Focus

Dialing in Focus

We’ve all had them—the kid(s) in our small group that can’t (won’t) sit still or focus on what the group is doing. They seem bored, disinterested, fidgety and often disruptive. So, what can you do to help keep the focus of all your kids during your small group time?...

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