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Child Abuse and Neglect Training Checklist 

This two-page training checklist adapted from the book On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church by Deepak Reju (New Growth Press, 2014) will help you to prepare your children's ministry team for their role as mandatory reporters and equip them to both protect children from abuse and themselves from accusation.

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Four Essentials for Children's Ministry in Your Church Plant 

This one-page download by Jared Kennedy walks church planters and their teams through four essentials for launching children's ministry at your local church. These are just the basics for launching a healthy and gospel-centered ministry to children.

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Grace-Based Classroom Management Ministry Guide

This two-page download by Jared Kennedy walks Sunday School teachers and children's ministry leaders through an inventory of their classroom environments, nine key strategies for creating a stable environment, and a process for handling persistently negative behaviors. 

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Kids Ministry Policies and Procedures Checklist

This two-page training checklist will help you prepare your children's ministry to keep the little ones in their care safe and secure. The checklist covers seven essential policy areas for children's ministry including check-in, check-out, sanitation, and allergies. 

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