A new year seems to always begin with a list of priorities, then strategies to reach those priorities, followed by tactics needed to meet the strategies. Though every year our department begins with a detailed plan, our highlight in the North American Ministries department during 2018 has surprisingly been in the area of God-prompted relationships. We have discovered that those developing relationships have been vital to the health of our department and to accomplishing those priorities as well.
- More than 100 new relationships are beginning [...]
God is aligning what KidZ at Heart does internationally with our ministry in North America, too. It is exciting to see the pieces fall into place as we focus on training children’s ministry leaders and parents to implement practices that help children love God deeply. Click to read my October newsletter.
Our team is back from Honduras and we had a great trip! Unexpected things we got to do—see a small site of Mayan ruins, jump rope with our Honduran friends, and….well, you will need to read my newsletter to see what other things we got to do that we didn’t anticipate. Click to read.
When our teams go into a country to train, we focus on training adults. Read this month's newsletter to hear the story of a boy who came to a KidZ at Heart training, not just because his parents had no childcare available. It was his desire to come and he uses what he learns in his own church. Click below to read the story.
Think of all the things someone has taught you--to drive, to use your computer or phone, maybe how to cook or repair your car. Our Honduras team goes cross-culturally to help Christian brothers and sisters learn to help kids develop a close relationship with Jesus within their own unique Honduran culture. Click to read more.