If your church isn’t yet using church software to check in children at church, this type of software can be a wonderful option to put in place to ensure the safety of children—both to protect them and to protect your church.
A successful Sunday school is more than a good curriculum, it’s a bridge that connects classrooms with family rooms in the home. Alongside a pastoral vision for ministry, children’s ministry leaders can partner with parents to help them “train up a child in the way he should go” (Proverbs 22:6).
Facilities caring for children frequently include a child check-in process to keep the kids in their care safe. These processes range from the use of pen and paper to an electronic system with kiosks, a dedicated check-in area, or mobile equipment.
Speak to any parent and they will tell you how it seems their teens are so distant. They see them but interaction is a different story. In some of these cases, those teens are just individuating and going through natural adolescent changes.
‘Tis the time of year for churches far and wide to facilitate Vacation Bible School, commonly know in ‘churchese’ as VBS. VBS can have a huge impact both within your church community and in your larger community.