CPC17 Registration Bonus for May

As we mentioned recently, we’re giving away FREE resources to those who register for Children’s Pastors’ Conference 2017. Just to recap, if you register for CPC17 in May, not only will you pay the Super Early Bird price, but you’ll also get free stuff this month every month (or even multiple times a month) leading up to CPC. Now that … Read More

The Gospel and Technology

Over a dozen years ago, I walked into a regional children’s ministry conference to speak on the topic of reaching kids through media, video, and games. As I made my way through the presentation, I noticed more and more leaders walk out. At the end of the session as I took questions from the audience, I heard people comment about how we … Read More

Championing Early Childhood Leaders

I have four children. Isabel is 11, Sofia is 10, Zion is 2, and Josie is 4 months old. We don’t sleep much, but we’re ok:) With two kids under 3, I am reminded of how much I love younger kids. They learn, develop, adapt so fast and I know from all the research these early years matter when it comes to … Read More

Relational Children’s Ministry – Get This Book

When the team at INCM heard one of our breakout speakers (from our partners at Awana), Dan Lovaglia, was writing a book – we were ecstatic. How many children’s ministry focused books are coming out from major publishers these days? Answer: not many So this book, Relational Children’s Ministry, is a big deal and we want to share why. Too … Read More

Pausing in His Presence

This coming Thursday is the 65th National Day of Prayer in the United States. This annual observance was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress, and signed into law by President Truman. Now, on the first Thursday of May each year, our country has the opportunity to acknowledge our need for the Lord together. That’s pretty incredible- an … Read More

CPC17 Pricing Explained

Children’s Pastors’ Conference 2017 is shaping up to be the best yet — speakers include Bob Goff, Beth Guckenberger, Matt Guevara, Melissa J. MacDonald, and more! There will be over 100 breakouts, an extensive resource center, and (Did we mention?) it’s in sunny Orlando! With all of the great things going into CPC17, we wanted to make sure we were … Read More

Five Questions for Recruiting, Training, and Discipling Volunteers

One of the incredible speakers at Vantage this year was Kris Smoll. Kris has been the Director of Discovery Land Children’s Ministries at Appleton Alliance Church since 1993. Leading from the main stage at Vantage, Kris electrified the audience with passion from her experience as a children’s ministry leader. She shared five brilliant questions (plus one bonus) on the topic … Read More

The Word

This year at the Vantage Conference, Awana invited Ed Stetzer to talk about “Scripture and Society: How to Engage the Word and the World.” Stetzer is the Executive Director of LifeWay Research, a prolific author, and well-known speaker. In the session, the focus was on the Word. Statistically, Bible engagement impacts every other aspect of your growth as a disciple … Read More

INCM is at #AwanaVantage

[vc_row type=”in_container” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Our partners at Awana have graciously invited INCM to join them for Vantage. The Vantage Conference is a community gathering of Awana, children and youth ministry leaders and volunteers who care deeply about reaching and discipling children and youth with the Gospel. This year Vantage is all about the Great … Read More