Church and city you are currently serving at
Port Edwards, CLF
Age group you serve
Curriculum you use
Multiple, elevate, high voltage, my own
One phrase that describes your ministry style
Fun and creative
Tell us about your background and how you became what you are today
Worked in kidmin as a volunteer. Kids pastor saw a gifting and trained me up. I felt called to ministry at a young age at Spencer lake
Tell us about a typical weekend service
About 120 kids, two services, large group with small groups, worship, game, offering skits bible story and wrap up with application
Tell us about your weekday ministry opportunities
Wednesday night Mpact and Rangers, twice a month preteen life groups
What apps, gadgets or tools can't you live without in ministry?
Computer and projector!
What's your best ministry advice?
Be flexible and take correction and critique as a gift
Tell us about an interesting, unusual circumstance you face in ministry
Working with non-churched parents
Tell us about your ministry team and how you rely on them
A large team that is the core of how we operate. Great volunteer culture with an emphasis on appreciation!
How do you keep track of your time and manage your ministry?
Balancing family with ministry is always difficult but setting rhythms and boundaries is so important
What do you do to be refreshed or renewed?
Get away and take time alone, check out other kidmin leaders, conferences
What are you reading right now? or what do you recommend?
The Holy Hustle by Crystal Stine
What is the best ministry advice you have ever received?
Don’t take everything kids do personally
What ministry problem are you trying to find a solution?
Creating new teams for new positions as we grow