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Children’s Ministry event to offer creative resourcing

One of the necessary gifts of effective children’s ministry is creativity; and the Eastern PA Conference Children’s Ministries Team is using that gift to plan a conference for peers who… Read more

Help children learn about Dr. King

We have some great ideas and resources to help your church families and children explore the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during (and after) this weekend’s… Read more

New Year’s, Ephipany activities for families

What can families with children do to keep the spirit of Christmastide—the 12 days after Christmas—flowing, fun and even informative after all the excitement of Advent and Christmas passes? Our… Read more

Young Food Network star cooks for church

United Methodist Communications recently featured a talented and tender-hearted 11-year-old celebrity chef from Christ UMC Lansdale in its Interpreter magazine and YouTube video channel and also in a Website and… Read more

Advent resources for children and families

Elizabeth Christie, a member of Fritz UMC in Bethlehem and a specialist in ministries for children and families, offers some helpful ideas and recommended resources celebrating Advent in this important… Read more

Elizabeth Christie, workshop leader, children's minister and special education teacher

Teachers to become learners at Saturday’s Children’s Ministry event

Adults who work with and care for children—teaching, counseling, directing, supervising, playing with, protecting or advocating for them—may be the luckiest people on earth; but there’s a lot to know… Read more

A new training event for Children’s Ministry leaders

Connecting Children with Christ

A new training event for Children’s Ministry leaders Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as… Read more

Cabinet spends day at Methodist Children’s Home

For many children, Christmas is the highlight of the year. But there are families who lack the abilities or resources to provide the ideal Christmas celebration. The EPA Conference Cabinet recently… Read more