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The Heart of KidZ at Heart – January 2020

By |2020-01-09T11:03:20-05:00January 9, 2020|Gordon D. West: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

January 2020 is a month for contemplation. KidZ at Heart ended 2019 knowing the presence of God’s love and grace as he walked with us through the most difficult of our 17 years as a ministry. He brought us into 2020 refreshed and blessed. And God is continuing to grow KidZ at Heart and to deepen the ministry’s impact around the world.

We now enter a new year with anticipation about what God has ahead for us.

The Board of Directors of KidZ at Heart will gather [...]

Joy in Giving

By |2019-12-03T16:05:05-05:00December 3, 2019|Gordon D. West: Blog Posts|

One of the real joys of my position with KidZ at Heart is the privilege of meeting with our global community members who join the community as givers. As we enter a critical time of year for any non-profit ministry’s financial health, I have enjoyed reflecting on the responses I have already received in the past few weeks from those who have stretched to launch our $110,000 year-end campaign with a $70,000 challenge fund to encourage others [...]

Legacy of a Lifetime

By |2019-12-03T15:53:49-05:00November 7, 2019|Gordon D. West: Blog Posts|

As children’s ministry leaders, we can get caught up in day-to-day demands and forget why we “signed up” in the first place. Take stock to evaluate if you’re building an eternal legacy. Here are tips I learned from my dear wife:

• Care more about the person in front of you than anything else.
• Take time to really listen.
• No matter where you are, make that space a comfortable “home.”
• Focus on loving others, not on your own [...]