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Family Ministry Conversations: How-to Videos for Your Ministry

Discover important ideas, tips, and practical advice in these short videos made to inspire your family ministry.
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Check out these short, awesomely practical videos for how to do your best in family ministry! And stick around, because more videos will be added to this article as they are available.

LEADERSHIP

What True Christianity Is and Why We Should Teach It

Learn about Moralistic Therapeutic Deism and why it’s not Christianity in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

4 Family Ministry Models Explained

Learn all about the 4 Family ministry models in this Family Ministry Conversation video!

Family Ministry: What Is Information vs. Transformation?

Discover how formation begins in a person’s life in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

Deciding What Needs to Be Done

Think through what Jesus teaches us about service in this family ministry conversation video.

Help, I Feel Alone in Leadership!

Gain encouragement and find leadership support in this Family Ministry Conversations video.

Modeling Scripture as Authority for Kids and Families

Watch this Family Ministry Conversation video and discover the importance of Scripture as our authority.

Keeping God Central in Your Ministry

Discover how keeping God central changes everything in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

Asking What Needs to Be Done

In this family ministry conversation video, discover a posture of “what needs to be done” and watch God move in your life!

BLESSING

Why I Choose to Bless My Child

Discover why one mom and children’s pastor chooses to bless her daughter in this family ministry conversation video.

How to Speak a Blessing

Discover how to speak a blessing over your children and the children in your care in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

FAMILY MINISTRY

The Importance of Envisioning Family as Primary

God’s original and great design for the replication of our faith is with family! Learn more in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

How to Effectively Train Parents for Ministry

Discover a 4-step model for training parents in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

3 Ways to Empower Your Family Ministry Model

In this Family Ministry Conversation video, discover how to come alongside what God is doing in your ministry.

How a Father’s Approval Impacts a Child

In this Family Ministry Conversation video, discover how the father’s nod can raise confidence and love in children.

Marriage in the Midst of Ministry

Marriage and ministry are hard, take steps to grow together as you grow with God using tips from this family ministry conversation video.

Getting Creative to Get Parents Involved

Creatively involve parents in your ministries with tips from this Family Ministry Conversation video.

Becoming a Spiritually Healthy Family

Becoming a spiritually healthy family doesn’t happen overnight. It’s a daily commitment that will show growth over a period of time!

Engaging Parents in Student Ministry

The greatest ministry for parents in their students’ lives, happens outside of our church programs. Learn more in this family ministry conversation video!

Keeping Marriage Fresh in Ministry

Enjoy this simple and practical challenge, from a busy couple working in ministry, to keep your marriage fresh.

VOLUNTEERS IN FAMILY MINISTRY

Inspire Your Volunteers and Create a Healthy Culture

Hear the importance of your volunteer culture in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

Volunteers, You Are More than What You Do

Volunteers, be encouraged by this Family Ministry Conversation video. You are leaders in God’s Church—you are giving away Christ.

The Power of Volunteer Recruitment – It’s Replication!

Discover the importance of a discipleship model in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

How to Take Your Team Through Change

In this Family Ministry Conversation video discover some important rules for helping people through change.

WORSHIP RESPONSE

My Experience with Worship as Response

Hear all about kids’ experiencing worship as response in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

An Introduction to Worship As Response

Discover how to give space for children to respond to God in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

SPIRITUAL FORMATION IN FAMILY MINISTRY

Make Space for the Holy Spirit to Teach Kids

Discover how to give kids opportunity to hear God speak in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

Why The Big God Story Helps Kids

This Family Ministry Conversation video is all about sharing God’s grand redemptive narrative with kids.

The Allure of Good Behavior in Faith Formation

Let’s not substitute good behavior for authentic faith. Hear more in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

More than Good Behavior: Going Deeper

When helping our kids find authentic relationship with Jesus, we have to move beyond behavior management and get to the heart.

At the Heart of Spiritual Formation for Kids

Hear about spiritual formation and how it can change everything in this Family Ministry Conversation video.

Making Space for the Holy Spirit in Your Ministry

Creating space for the Holy Spirit to teach is possible. Learn more in this Family Ministry Conversations video.

Let’s Talk Spiritual Formation for Lifetime Faith

In this Family Ministry Conversation video, walk through what discipleship looks like for lifetime faith.

The Importance of Framing Your Ministry Around Specialized Needs

The needs in our children and families are ever expanding. Discover how your ministry can help in this family ministry conversation video.

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Ready to help parents create an environment for spiritual growth?

Get ready to help families with their most important task, in our guide from Ministry Spark: 7 Ways to Encourage Today’s Parents as Spiritual Influencers at Home.
Free Guide
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Ready to help parents create an environment for spiritual growth?

Get ready to help families with their most important task, in our guide from Ministry Spark: 7 Ways to Encourage Today’s Parents as Spiritual Influencers at Home.
Free Guide
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Ready to help parents create an environment for spiritual growth?

Get ready to help families with their most important task, in our guide from Ministry Spark: 7 Ways to Encourage Today’s Parents as Spiritual Influencers at Home.
Free Guide
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