Janet Anthony

Janet Anthony

About Janet Anthony

Janet Anthony VP of North American Ministries Fredericktown, OH

Positively Influential

By |2020-06-24T09:42:32-04:00June 24, 2020|Janet Anthony: Blog Posts|

Recently we have become painfully aware that close proximity, a sneeze or even joining together in song can deeply impact the life of another negatively. Yet a first responder’s willingness to get close to serve, despite risk, can yield a much different outcome. In the racial crisis, we have seen people sacrificially lay down their pride, or their position to join in honest conversation rather than in opposition, and we have heard others confess to deeply held biases, allowing their honesty to bring healing and [...]

Janet Anthony’s Newsletter ~ April 2020

By |2020-04-14T21:11:32-04:00April 16, 2020|Janet Anthony: Blog Posts, Janet Anthony: Newsletters, Staff Blogs|

Think deeply for just a moment…where were you when you accepted Christ as your Savior? Who was influential in that decision? How old were you?

We asked that as an opening question in a gathering of about 40 adults. Each one had to form groups by choosing their answer regarding who/what was most influential in nurturing their relationship with Jesus. Overwhelmingly, the majority chose...(click to read more)

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Janet Anthony Newsletter ~ March 2020

By |2020-03-18T20:37:18-04:00March 19, 2020|Janet Anthony: Blog Posts, Janet Anthony: Newsletters, Staff Blogs|

Social distancing dominates the media and our lives right now, and may prove to be very effective for slowing down the spread of the coronavirus. But I am coming to realize that social distancing is not such a new phenomenon, as much as it is a deepening of a condition we have all been living.

Read more in my recent newsletter.

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Unexpected Focus for 2018 ~ North American Ministries

By |2019-01-14T17:50:23-05:00January 7, 2019|Janet Anthony: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

 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 [...]

Janet Anthony Newsletter ~ October 2018

By |2018-11-14T14:49:02-05:00November 14, 2018|Janet Anthony: Blog Posts, Janet Anthony: Newsletters, Staff Blogs|

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.

Janet October 2018 Newsletter