Children's Ministry Today's websites
have so many helps that will incredibly enhance your lessons for
Sunday School, Children's Church, Midweek Services, and Special
Events. With so many resources to find, please use this page
to help you quickly locate exactly what you are looking for.
|Avail yourself of
ALL the helps below:
Children’s Ministry Inspiration Vault:
The Vault contains ALL FREE articles such
lessons, stories, Gospel illusion
applications, object lessons, children’s sermons, game
ideas, craft ideas, outreach, descriptions of special events,
leadership training, and more! Over 30 categories of
lessons/articles. Registration is free!
The Outlet Mall:
Find here 100’s of resources you need to
purchase for your services:
kids’ worship CDs, balloons, balloon
ministry books or videos, puppets, puppet scripts on CD,
clowning skits, easy-to-do gospel magic, group game software,
ventriloquism training videos, nursery scheduling software,
The Children’s Ministry Homepage:
This site has more free lesson materials
than is almost possible to list:
Free Daily Bible Story—bottom left of
page. Written in a professional narrative form, making it easy
for you to tell.
Free Daily Bible Quiz—bottom center of
page. Great questions for review games. For example, the day
of this article, all the questions were on Esther.
Podcast Page—Download free podcast
Bible Stories recorded by a children’s pastor and play in
your service or lessons written by children’s pastors to
play in your service.
Keys for Kids—This is a free,
present-day kids’ story with Scripture and application that
you can tell in your service. Changes daily.
Stories You Can Use—In the Quick links
column on the right side. Two types of stories for use in
story sermons. Changed weekly.
Joke a Day—In the Quick links column
on the right side. Like to include some humor during your
opening? This clean joke, changed daily, even includes a
Down Gilead Lane—This daily kids’
radio program can be listened to right on our webpage. Also
provided is the discussion that goes with the day’s story.
Your Favorite Places:
Find here 100’s of links to websites with
usable resources for our children’s ministry, many of which are
free. About 30 categories of sites. Take note of the sites with
the word, “Free,” in their descriptions!
For example, in the Ballooning area, we go
to the balloon archives and get free instructions on how to make
a balloon “lion” for while telling the story of Daniel and
the lion’s den.
In the Origami section, we will get free
instructions of how to make an origami “dove” while telling
the story of Jesus’ Baptism.
We will go to the Group Games area to
peruse 100’s of free instructions for games for review or just
In the Training area, we will use links to
free online training for workers or links to ministries that
will come do training at our church.
We will use the Podcast area to find free
audio or video podcast from Children’s Pastors’ or Youth
Pastors to use as a segment in our lessons.
We will go to the Lessons/Lesson Segments
area to find websites full of free puppet scripts, object
lessons, lesson outlines, and more.
We will go to the Lessons/Full Curriculum
link to find free whole curriculum online.
The options are endless, but you get the
Last but not least, the Children’s
Pastors’ Network is a world-wide listing of children’s
Find and contact other leaders in your
area so you can make friends, support each other, and swap
ideas. Or, become an email “pen pal” to a children’s
ministry leader in a country other than your own!
For more help, you can search