Parents today are raising children in a rapidly changing world. Experts now realize that in order to navigate the shifting cultural landscapes we face we need to pour significant energy, prayer, time and resources into shaping the spiritual lives of our children. Children’s ministers serve on the front lines of ministry to families and have a unique opportunity to partner with families in shaping the faith development of their children.
Students in this program will gain tools for creating and teaching age-appropriate programs ranging from Sunday School to Vacation Bible School to summer camps. Graduates from this program are conversant in teaching and learning styles as well as how technology can enhance education. Above all else, they are equipped to serve the children of the local church as they seek to train and raise up the next generations of Christians.