Author Archives: Missy McKinnon

What I Wish I Knew Before I Started KidMin

A couple of weeks ago, I went on a KidMin Facebook group and asked this question, “If you could give some advice to a person who is new in ministry, what would it be?” I was blown away by the answers. So I am going to share some of them here today. Some were duplicates, […]

The KidMin Event Checklist

It can be very overwhelming to plan a large event. So, I have made an event checklist just for KidMin! On it, I have laid everything out by time, and I have also kept a couple of blank spaces that you can fill in if you need it. What do you think? Should something else […]

Signs You Were Meant to Be In KidMin

You love being an elevated hall monitor. You love talking about church. You love giving out candy as quite seat prizes You love finding new volunteers! You love taking a nap after a busy Sunday morning. You love biting your lip when someone says this: You love having fun! You love planning meetings. Your phone […]

Free Easter Coloring Page

Easter, other than Christmas, it is probably one of the biggest days of the year for churches. As well it should. It is the day that we get to celebrate the Resurrection of our Savior! We, as KidMin, have an even better and more exciting job. We get to teach kids about it! How awesome […]

7 Things to Include in Every Volunteer Meeting

There are 7 things that every meeting should include. 1) Food Maybe it is a cultural thing. Maybe I am just a little hungry while I am writing this. Either way, every meeting should include some type of snack. Ideas for food to have: Muffins, donuts, bagels, fruit/veggie trays, nutra grain bar, nuts, cookies, or […]

How to Host the World’s Largest Sunday

What is it about Ice Cream that just brings people together? This weekend, our Church celebrated the Super Bowl by hosting “Super Sunday”. It was a lot of fun, we decorated our whole church football themed and had hotdogs and little footballs – the excitement was in the air. We wanted to do something extra […]

Free Craft about Love

Giving It Away What You Need: Craft Page (LOVE YOURSELF 1 CRAFT) Cardstock Glue Sticks Glitter Crayons or Markers What You Do: Each child will make a card to “Give” to someone to show kindness. They should write the name of the person they are giving it to on the card. Inside the circle, cover […]

Don’t Be Batman!

I grew up loving Batman. I was a kid when Batman, the animated series played on Saturday Morning. I have some great memories watching that show with my brother and my dad. Batman has several good traits, but he also has a bad one. I am going to talk about his one bad trait. Batman […]