When is Pastor Appreciation Day 2014?

When is Pastor appreciation day?

It’s not an official holiday, but many churches mark October as “Pastor Appreciation Month” and the 2nd Sunday as “Pastor Appreciation Day.” October 12, 2014 is pastor appreciation day October 11, 2015 will be the day next year October 9 ,2016 the following date This is a good time to teach children about the role of […]

What is the Revised Common Lectionary?

What is the Revised Common Lectionary?

In short, it’s a shared calendar of Bible readings used across many different Christian churches from several nations. Many churches in the Protestant tradition share a common scripture reading calendar called the Revised Common Lectionary. It marks out the long-standing dates and themes on the church calendar such as Advent, Pentecost, and Lent. While often associated […]

New CD from Seeds Family Worship “The Word of God”


Last week I received a copy of the new CD from Seeds Family Worship. From the first listen, I was impressed. This is the 8th volume of their scripture based praise music for children & families. All the songs in this edition relate to the theme of God’s Word. Here’s a track listing. The Word […]

Mission Project – Printing Photos in Rural Haiti


This post describes how our Haiti mission team used the Canon Selphy CP910 to print digital photographs using only batteries and a smartphone camera. This same project would be super easy for any outreach event at church.  If it works in Haiti, it could work anywhere.  I’d love to hear your feedback, especially if you […]

Kidmin Conference Promo Code

Group Publishing Kidmin Conference

Group Publishing has been a friend to our blog for several years. They’ve invited me out to their HQ and even said nice things about Ministry-To-Children in their magazine. So I wanted to share this special discount code for their Upcoming Kidmin Conference Group’s 2014 KidMin Conference is September 26-29, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. It’s […]

I Left My Heart in Haiti

Tony and his friends in Haiti

I don’t know what to write about my experience in Haiti last week, but I need to share something here with the readers. This post is far from complete and I have so many stories to tell. God has opened a door for our church to work in a rural community near Jacmel over the last […]