By Sermoncentral on Aug 13, 2018
School is starting soon, and parents and students alike need to rely on God's wisdom. 17 sermon and worship resources to help equip you for the start of a new school year, including messages from Francis Chan, Mark Batterson, and Chip Ingram.
By Peter Walters on Apr 29, 2017
The school of hard knocks taught Paul that you learn, not earn, contentment.
By Lisa Eifert on Jul 11, 2016
What strikes simultaneous fear and joy in the hearts of church staff and volunteers this time of year? Yep, you guessed it, Vacation Bible School (VBS). Anyone who has been a part of planning VBS knows the vast amount of time, resources and imagination that go into making these events memorable experiences for kids.
By Scott Hubbard on Oct 24, 2017
"You don’t need to be anyone special to know what it means to be brought low."
By Joe Mckeever on Aug 17, 2019
Joe McKeever tells us about the day he sat in on a Sunday school class and made a startling discovery.
By Hal Seed on Jun 4, 2010
Hal Seed helps pastors and church leaders measure the success of their children’s ministry outreach events and retain unchurched families as a result.
By Dr. Kara Powell on May 31, 2019
Research shows that 40-50% of high school graduates leave their faith in college. Youth expert Kara Powell offers ideas on reversing the trend.
By Lisa Eifert on Jul 16, 2016
Getting kids to VBS is big step. It’s a great way to help kids during the vulnerable summer months and introduce new families to your church. Communication and promotion are key steps to ensuring your church reaches as many kids as possible. There’s a lot that can be done to promote it so remember to call on your teens and a powerful group message service like One Call Now.
By Charles Stone on Aug 16, 2017
Quitters never win and winners never quit was drilled into my mind at an early age. I believed it. I practiced it. I lived it. I only quit one thing in my life before age 18, my high school football team. I quit because I sat on the bench 99.976% of the time. Since, then, however, I’ve questioned the veracity of that phrase, as catchy as it may sound.