Children's Ministry Networking Groups

Across North Georgia, children's ministry staff and volunteers are gathering to share ideas and inspiration. Please join us for a Children's Ministry Network gathering in your area!

Children’s Ministry Network Gatherings 2017

NOTE: All networking groups met at a district site for Done in a Day, as part of a conference-wide training morning. Saturday, March 18. There are three videos that can be used as training for teachers and leaders, children's councils, or other church wide intiatives engaging chidlren in Worship, Sunday School and Mission. Watch the videos from the Done in a Day event at


Athen-Elberton District

All gatherings are at Athens First UMC 327 North Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601
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Robin Stewart


Atlanta-College Park District

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Taylor Pafford 

Atlanta Emory District

Each Meeting is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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Mimi Sanders 
Lisa Engberg


Atlanta Decatur Oxford District

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Ww are looking forward to gathering again on Thursday, March 30th at the Chick-fil-A in Lithonia (2985 Turner Hill Rd, Lithonia, GA 30038) from 11:00-12:00. Feel free to stay afterwards for lunch if you're able! 

At our last meeting, I mentioned an Easter video that we used at my church last year at the start of our Easter Egg Hunt--here it is for those who wanted to see it:

Rachel Hockman 


Atlanta Marietta District (pictured)

Children's Ministers in AMAR meet the second Wednesday
of each month at 11:30 AM
Atlanta Bread Company
Hwy 92/575 in the Target Shopping Center
DeDe Reilly
Kate Morris 


Atlanta Roswell District

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Susan Brown


Augusta District

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Cindy Vinson
Valarie Wingate


Gainesville District

The Gainesville District has two Children's MInistry groups. Both meet at 11:30 a.m.
South side group meets every other month: January, March, May, August, October, December
Honeybaked Ham,
1237 Thompson Bridge Rd. 
Gainesville (Vanessa)
North side group meets the third Thursday of each month at 11:30
Cracker Barrel at I-85 and Hwy 441 in Commerce. GA (near outlets behind the BP station) (Gina)
Vanessa Myers
Gina Hagan


Griffin District

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Amy May
Debby Stikes


LaGrange District 

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Brooke Barksdale. or 770-714-7357.
Kim Reindl


Northwest District 

There are two groups meeting in the Northwest District.
The more southern group meets monthly the 4th Wednesday of each month at 9:00 AM
New Kroger Starbucks 125 E Main Street, Cartersville 30120

For a more northern NW district fellowship come on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 12:30 PM. Meet at the IHOP in Dalton. 
Hannah Harwood (Southern group)
Holly Brooks (Northern group)


Rome Carrollton District

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This position is available. Contact Debby Fox

Not sure which district you're in? Search your church name here and see the district just below the Church Number.

Interested in helping revitalize the connections in your district? Contact Debby Fox at 678-533-1444 or