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Episode 1012: Leading Through COVID-19 – Staying Connected to Our Kids

One of our core values at Family Church is building families. In this episode Pastor George Estornell joins us. Pastor George is the Pastor to Kids and Families of our Downtown campus, as well as leads our network-wide kids ministry team. He shares simple and creative solutions that any church leader can use with the resources they currently have. From Family Fun Fridays to Church at Home Toolkits, George explains that this is all about reaching out to parents and kids to stay connected to their church family.

Key Points From This Episode:

  • Changes and pivots the church has made concerning kids ministry.
  • Maintaining the connection between parents, kids, and our church family.
  • Measures that have been taken in order to go to digital programming.
  • What Heartland is and how this helps parents and encourages kids.
  • The ease and affordability of using social media during this time.
  • Activities and materials to keep kids engaged.
  • Do’s and Don’ts — find ways to carry on, keep it fun, and stay connected.
  • The investment of time on discipling our kids is vital.
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Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

The Treehouse Takeover YouTube Playlist

Church at Home Toolkit for Preschool Kids

Church at Home Toolkit for Elementary Kids

George Estornell on Twitter

Jimmy on Twitter

Leslee Bennett on Twitter

Carly Seelman on LinkedIn

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