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    How To Get a Big Crowd at Your Event

    With any live event the ultimate goal is to get as many people as possible to attend. There's no point in planning a free or fee-based event if no one shows up. To get the most out of your event efforts, here are some ways to maximize registration and increase attendance.

  • How to Include Shy Kids

    Breaking the Fun Barrier! Be careful how you get shy kids involved. Breaking the fun barrier is not about merely having a lot of fun. It's not even about having more fun than anyone else. Nor is it about having fun in a new way. Breaking the fun barrier is when you can help a hesitant child to participate in something fun that nudges them out of their comfort...and they like it.

  • How To Use Games To Impact Kids In 10 Easy Steps

    Nothing involves/engages kids like games. Nothing. Kids are wired to play, not listen, not watch. Play. They want to be involved. They want to do stuff. You can show kids the latest, cool movie, but [...]

  • How To Promote Your VBS

    VBS keeps our summer at Kidz Blitz busy too. Kidz Blitz Live and FX Live are used often for VBS kick-off or grand finale events. Here are some more ways to promote your VBS and get big numbers: 1. Some local theaters do free movies in summer. Hand out VBS information and a trinket as people exit. 2. Distribute theme-related items as invitations.

  • How to Conduct a Great Family Crowd Show

    Here are the secrets a Family Event Director should follow EXACTLY. I have conducted over a thousand crowd shows in every kind of church and situation across America. I promise, if you break even ONE [...]

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    How To Fund Your Big Outreach Event

    Your church or children’s ministry can raise money in a variety of creative, fun, and effective ways. Some of the most effective event fundraising can be centered around the event itself. Your group may choose to sell tickets or obtain sponsors. Browse these strategies for some interesting ideas to fund your big event.

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    How To Get Into Kidmin Trouble

    There are lots of ways children's pastors can get into hot water. Any that have been leading a children's ministry for very long can attest to this. Here are some great ways to get [...]

  • How to Advertise Your Event All Over Town For Less Than $100

    Designate an area of your church parking lot for window painting. Station 2-4 people in the same location each week beginning 6 weeks before your event. Paint church staff cars before you offer it to [...]

  • How to Peel a Bible Story

    How To Peel a Bible Story

    Your Bible story is like an orange. You can hand it off to a kid and expect him to tear into it and eat it. Or you can peel it yourself and hand it in [...]

  • 7 Reasons Why Games Are the Best Teaching Tool

    There are lots of effective teaching tools you can use to reach kids and there are good reasons to use all of them at one time or another. However, one stands out above the rest...GAMES. [...]

The Most Dangerous Kidmin Phrases

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Yikes! Saying these kidmin phrases is downright dangerous and not in the fun, adventurous, risk-taker kind of way. Dangerous in the way that will bring your ministry to either a fast--or long and agonizing--halt [...]

Spiritual Circles and How To Stop Going Around Them?

April 4th, 2018|0 Comments

How To Stop Going Around In Spiritual Circles? Do we send kids around in spiritual circles? Do we teach contradictory concepts that spin people into spiritual circles? Do many of our lessons [...]

Job Opening in Ohio for Children’s Pastor

April 4th, 2018|0 Comments

Wanted: Children's Minister The Grove Community Christian Church Baltimore, OH (just outside of Columbus) At Present: In November, 2015 we hired Casey Sollars as our Children’s Minister.  Casey was a student at Mount [...]

How Many Church Staff Does It Take To Change A Light Bulb?

April 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

How Many Church Staff Members Does It Take To Change A Light Bulb? LEAD PASTOR: 0 He never does anything himself. ASSOCIATE PASTOR: unknown "Huh. What bulb?" STUDENT PASTOR: 22 1 to screw [...]

Family Event for Churches

March 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Family Event for Churches What can families do together today? What options to families have today if they want to do something they all enjoy? The choices are limited. Go to a movie. [...]

The Few

March 9th, 2018|0 Comments

The Few So you quit children's ministry... Say what you want about being a children’s pastor. The fact is this: you are in an ELITE GROUP. There are few who would ever attempt [...]

Kidmin Acronyms

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

New Kidmin Acronyms Does your kidmin team know these new acronyms? MVDSUA: My Volunteers Didn’t Show Up Again. "Ugh. Another MVDSUA Sunday." INABB: I Need A Bigger Budget. "Dear Pastor, INABB." WITKTTSR: Where Is [...]

6 Pitfalls Every New Children’s Pastor Should Avoid

March 6th, 2018|0 Comments

6 Pitfalls Every New Children’s Pastor Should Avoid Be careful, new children’s pastor, where you step. There are potholes and pitfalls out there. Here are some. Don’t make any changes too fast. That will [...]

How I Got Swept Into Children’s Ministry

March 3rd, 2018|2 Comments

How I Got Swept Into Children's Ministry My background was in adult ministry. That's the ministry where people don't vomit during your message and they go pee without raising their hands. After pastoring [...]

Roger’s 7 Personal Rules

March 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

BREAKING THE HEX New book by Roger Fields and Jeff Fields Discover how the cross KILLED religion and set you free to enjoy God Buy on Amazon Roger's 7 Personal [...]

Why Children’s Ministry is Superior to All Other Ministries

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

6 Reasons Why Children's Ministry is Superior to All Other Ministries That's right, Children's Ministry is superior! By that I mean better/higher/cooler than all other ministries in the church. Don't even think about [...]

What Blitz Events Never Do

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Enter the Cold Water Cafe No Clowns. No Magic. No Puppets. Blitz events never use clowns, magic or puppets. Never. There is nothing wrong with clowns. It’s just not our style. [...]

How To Keep Kids On the Edge Of Their Seats

February 19th, 2018|Comments Off on How To Keep Kids On the Edge Of Their Seats

1. Set your room up to encourage focus. 2. Create an atmosphere of anticipation. 3. Get everyone onboard before you take off. 4. Use few words and make them count. 5. Make everything (almost [...]

Big 7

February 15th, 2018|0 Comments

from the Cold Water Cafe People need to hear about your church event SEVEN (7) times before it sinks in! Hearing something once is not enough and will never get anyone's attention. Hearing something [...]

How We Squeeze The Life Out Of Our Message

February 15th, 2018|0 Comments

How We Squeeze The Life Out Of Our Message My cable line is too long. It stretches over 600 feet to the telephone pole making my signal go bonkers. Sometimes my signal is [...]

Top 10 Dysfunctional Families in the Bible

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Top 10 Dysfunctional Families in the Bible Roger Fields It’s nearly impossible to find a perfect family in the Bible. Most were highly dysfunctional. So here are my top 10 dysfunctional families. 1. [...]

4 Most Powerful Words

February 10th, 2018|0 Comments

The 4 Most Powerful Words in Children's Ministry So what are the four most powerful (non-spiritual) words in children's ministry? What four words can light up any kid? What four words can get [...]

Worry

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

What Grade Would You Give Jesus? Do you think  Jesus is doing a good job? on this rock I will BUILD MY CHURCH, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. [...]

Nobody Could Have Made This Up

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Here's the Gospel in a nutshell. God creates the universe and puts people in it. He sets a high standard of conduct. People do not live up to the standard. God comes to earth [...]

Atheism: I Got Questions

January 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Atheism: I Got Questions Well, atheism is a bit trendy now days. Lots of celebs joining in. Before you jump on this swanky bandwagon, ask a few questions. Maybe some like these. [...]

5 Things I Would Like To See In Church Just Once

January 29th, 2018|2 Comments

Just once... I want to see the pastor stand up and say, "I'm sorry but I've got nothing this week. Service dismissed. We’re going straight to Cracker Barrel. I’m paying." I want to see [...]

7 Questions You Can’t Ask In Church

January 28th, 2018|0 Comments

For more about these topics check out "Breaking The Hex" by The Fields Brothers (Roger Fields & Jeff Fields) CLICK HERE

Top 20 Children’s Ministry Names

January 18th, 2018|1 Comment

We chose these names based on... creativity appeal brevity If you know the name of a children's ministry you think should be on this list then please share in [...]

Not All That Spiritual

November 9th, 2017|0 Comments

MEDIA KIT Roger Fields is president of Blitz Ministries and author of the books Breaking the Hex and Jumping the Track as well as various articles [...]

More than fun and games

October 13th, 2017|0 Comments

This heart felt open letter to a critic, or should we say Fritic (Friend-critic), from Roger Fields has gone viral and I am sure you'll see why. We can only hope that other critics [...]