A Children's Ministry TRANSFORMED: Guide to Leading with Impact is a useful, quick read for the busy children's ministry leader! Leading a children's ministry involves a lot more than just working with children. From event planning, to recruiting volunteers, to shifting the mentality in your church, this guide can help you be a more organized and focused leader in your church. Don't let your ministry conform to what the world is doing. Let God transform it from the inside out, into a vibrant, impactful ministry where children seek, find, and learn to follow Jesus!
Childrena (TM)s Anxiety: A Contextual Approach provides an introduction to anxiety in children and teenagers, emphasising the importance of understanding the life circumstances of young people. The book provides an up-to-date account of research on the developmental, familial and social context of child anxiety, along with nine vibrant and detailed case studies illustrating the ways in which young people can be helped to deal with serious and complex anxiety problems.
In order to begin to understand complex anxiety within childrena (TM)s life circumstances Part One of the book provides the reader with a developmental framework for thinking about childrena (TM)s anxiety. Part Two then presents nine in depth case studies, organised not by the type or nature of anxiety but by the context within which problematic anxiety can occur. Part Three acts as a summary of the key points emerging from the clinical case studies.
This book will be essential reading for those working and training in the specialist field of child mental health, as well as community and hospital professionals working with children and young people, including teachers, doctors, social workers and nurses.
After a bomb hits their London school in the winter of 1941 and their father is severely wounded in battle, the Bennetts start a new life in sleepy Dorset, England. It is the summer of 1942 and they are enjoying their summer vacation from school when someone starts letting a local pig escape his enclosure and wreak havoc in the village. The Bennett children and Kate, no strangers to adventure, along with Zorro their dog, decide to investigate. While looking into this petty crime they stumble across a much more sinister one which could have serious consequences for the war and their own safety. Follow the Bennetts, Kate and Zorro as they help the war effort on a farm and create their own detective agency, all while a sinister figure is at work, aiding the enemy.