Childrens Ministries



Debby Fox, Staff Liaison

Mimi Sanders
Children's Ministry Rep. for the NGC

Materials & Resources used at Done in a Day *at night

Developing an Intentional Discipleship System for Children by Rev. Kathy Pittenger

Click here for the Book

Click here for the Video
Click here for the PowerPoint

Click here for James Fowler's Stages of Faith

Books mentioned in the Video:


Start With Why - short video explaining the circle model and why great leaders inspire action.


Winter Retreat for 5th Graders

Rock Solid

January 25-26

Cost:  $98 per person

Location: Glisson Camping & Retreat Center
690 Camp Glisson Rd, Dahlonega, GA


Purpose: The purpose of this retreat is to give children in fifth grade who will be transitioning from elementary school to
middle school – from children’s ministry to youth ministry –
an opportunity explore their faith foundation.

Goals:  Participants will leave the 24 hour experience with:
  • Sense of community
  • Confidence that they are not alone as they encounter the unknowns before them
  • Practical tools to strengthen their faith


Important Documents:


 Opportunities & Resources

Upcoming Dates in 2020

January 9 - 11 - Wonderfully Made 
Marietta First UMC
56 Whitlock Eve NW, Marietta

January 24-26 - Wonderfully Made
Northside UMC
2799 Northside Drive NW, Atlanta, GA 30305

January 25-26 - Winter Retreat for 5th graders
Glisson Camping and Retreat Center

February 27-29 - Wonderfully Made
McEachern Memorial UMC
4074 Macland Road, Powder Springs  

March 23 - Children's Ministry Think Tank
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
440 Burke Circle, McDonough

March 30 - Children's Ministry Think Tank
9:30 - 2:30
402 White Cloud Trail, Canton

April 18 - Done in a Day
10:00 - 12:00
Dunwoody UMC
1548 Mt Vernon Rd, Dunwoody

September 11-14 and 18-20, 2020
Children's Fall Retreats




Additional Resources