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A Global Christian Community

By | 2018-10-15T14:46:17+00:00 October 15, 2018|Gordon D. West: Newsletters, Staff Blogs|

Why were 24 people cheering and clapping in El Salvador? Because we had just declared them part of the global Christian community called KidZ at Heart!

In El Salvador, we joined with Carolina de Portillo (Regional Director for Latin America) and Rocio Carcamo (National Trainer for El Salvador) and their team, as we conducted our first-ever Great Trainers Summit. Carolina and Rocio hand-selected 24 members from their current series of KidZ Ministry Teacher Certificate program trainings. This group received training and demonstrated their ability to effectively [...]

The Top 10 Ways to Mobilize Kids

By | 2016-10-18T14:01:06+00:00 September 10, 2015|Gordon D. West: Blog Posts|

Kids can make a differenceMore and more children’s ministry leaders and parents are interested in getting kids involved in service, outreach and missions. But how can we get today’s kids on the move? Here are the ten key ingredients for motivating kids to focus on the needs of others:

#1. Be a role model. Any parent or leader who wants her kids to serve others must first set the example herself. Try going on a short-term trip [...]