Tips & Tricks

Known by Their Name

Known by Their Name Stories from CEF Known by Their Name -Susan Lingo Every experienced gardener knows that labeling seeds as they are planted helps distinguish good plants from weeds later. Use the following activity to show kids that Christians should produce the good fruits of love,... Read More

Intentional Child Evangelism

Intentional Child Evangelism Stories from CEF Intentional Child Evangelism -Elsie Lippy The word intentional is popular among educators today. We used to say plan for it to happen! However you say it, child evangelism is a must. Last year I received a letter from a teacher who asked, “What are... Read More

Hold Nothing Back

Hold Nothing Back Tips and Tricks Hold Nothing Back -Reese Kauffman When you think of your heart what do you think of? Do you reflect on loving your wife (or husband) with all your heart? Has your heart been broken over a difficult situation? Does someone with a “big heart” or a “good... Read More

Harnessing the Power of Music

Harnessing the Power of Music Tips and Tricks Harnessing the Power of Music -Gordon and Becki West No topic tends to split churches and divide parents and children more quickly than the issue of music. No wonder! Music is powerful and may be used for good or evil. Since preteens live in a musical... Read More

Leaders Need Initiative

Leaders Need Initiative Tips and Tricks Leaders Need Initiative -Barth and Sally Middleton We all know what happened on 9/11/01. What about 6/11/01? That is the day the United States Supreme Court ruled that Good News Clubs® can meet in public schools after school hours on the same terms as... Read More

Faith Steps For Siblings in Conflict

Faith Steps For Siblings in Conflict Tips and Tricks Faith Steps for Siblings in Conflict -Pat Verbal A Sunday school teacher received this prayer request: “I share a room with my sister, Little Miss Innocent, who always gets me in trouble. Pray I don’t kill her!” Sibling rivalry is as old as Cain and... Read More