Kids – Start Smarter Ministry Guide

A Guide For Building Your Kids Ministry


Kids – Start Smarter Ministry Guide is a practical guide for building a ministry to kids, from the Vineyard Kids’ Task Force.

Easily printable and placed in a 3-ring binder for quick reference.


This resource is a PDF download that includes:

  • Chapter 1: Why Do Kids Need a Church Community?
  • Chapter 2: How to Spot a Kids’ Ministry Leader
  • Chapter 3: Room Set-Up and Equipment Needs
  • Chapter 4: Crafting a Mission Statement
  • Chapter 5: Finding a Format that Works
  • Chapter 6: Safety, Security, and Emergency Protocols
  • Chapter 7: Creating a Welcoming Environment
  • Chapter 8: Recruit to Grow
  • Chapter 9: Finding the Right Kids’ Curriculum
  • Chapter 10: Kids’ Worship: Who, What, Where, How, and Why
  • Chapter 11: Training Your Team
  • Chapter 12: Database and Record keeping
  • Chapter 13: Leading Kids into Relationship With Jesus
  • Chapter 14: Partnering With Families
  • Chapter 15: Investing in Nurturing and Pastoring Volunteers
File Included:
  • Kids Start Smarter Guide (PDF) - 10.34M

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