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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 Fam Blitz 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.

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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 [...]

  • 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. [...]

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    How to Make Your Big Event Flop in 3 Easy Steps

    Planning a big event can be challenging. But if you apply yourself you can easily wreck it. Here are the three best ways to insure your big event is a big flop. Don't [...]

Who Are They?

March 21st, 2019|1 Comment

Who Are They? --by Roger Fields Let's play a game. I am thinking of a specific group of people. Who are they? Let me describe them to you. They... Worship the one, true [...]

The Toggle Switch In My Brain

February 28th, 2019|0 Comments

The Toggle Switch In My Brain by Roger Fields There is a toggle switch in my brain. The right side is for creativity. The left side is for organization. Both work but never at [...]

Gator Snot Extraction

October 1st, 2018|0 Comments

How to Extract Gator Snot in 7 Easy Steps What is Gator Snot, you ask? Well, as it's name implies, Gator Snot is a gooey, green substance produced in the nostrils of ailing [...]

Code Words

September 28th, 2018|0 Comments

What's a Kidmin conference without free stuff? 1. Be 1 of the first 25 people to our Blitz exhibit.  2. Tell me, Donnie Slade, the ultra-secret, code words (Gator Snot). 3. Lights [...]

Reset the Gospel

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Have You Reset the Gospel Lately? The Gospel is not about your virtues and values. It’s not about your sacrificial service to the Lord, your faithfulness to your discipleship program or your leadership principles, [...]

The 4 Dragons of Ministry

May 15th, 2018|1 Comment

The 4 Dragons of Ministry By Roger Fields There are 4 dragons of ministry. They can kill you spiritually. Here’s how it happens. You start off with the joy of being a new believer. [...]

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 [...]

Family Event for Churches

March 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Family Event for Churches Are churches a fun family destination? There are so many fun entertainment options for families in America from a fun evening out to a full on vacation. Most options [...]

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 [...]

What Blitz Events Never Do

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Enter the Cold Water Cafe No Clowns. No Magic. No Puppets. Blitz Live events consists of Kidz Blitz Live for a primarily kid audience, Fam Blitz Live for families, Dad Blitz [...]

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

How To Keep Kids On the Edge Of Their Seats Keep kids on the edge of their seats in your kid church with these 10 important tips. 1. Set your room up to encourage [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]