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Yearly Planning iKidmin Style 2017

I started this blog to chronicle the things I do through a year of kid ministry as a volunteer.  I haven’t been consistent in posting throughout the year so what better way to kick off a new year than with a post about our first planning meeting.  I want to share with you how I organize this type of meeting and share our plans for the coming year.

So where did I start? Do I need to say it?
I spent some time in prayer before I even met with the team.  I invited them to pray as well.

Next I set the meeting date. I invited team members via a Facebook event on our church page and through a personal message.

Side note: In our church Facebook Event invites and Facebook messenger or text seem to work the best. 

This year we scheduled the meeting for lunch after church with everyone bringing a portion of the meal. I decided it would be easier to have tacos so busy leaders didn’t have to cook. I fixed the meat and my friend, the preschool leader fixed the beans and dessert. The rest of t…