The Childhood Ministry Group serves churches and associations by working with leaders in the area of preschool and children's ministry, including Sunday School, discipling, VBS, church weekday preschool ministries, and more.


 Combating Biblical Illiteracy

 Pastors and other church leaders in our culture are seeing an on-going trend of biblical illiteracy among church members. People do not know fundamental teachings of the Bible, or even where to find books in the Bible, much less where to find key Bible passages such as the Ten Commandments or the Lord’s Prayer.

The reasons for this trend may be numerous and varied. But if we as Baptists are to continue to be a “people of The Book,” then we need to know and use The Book, God’s Holy Word.

A natural place to teach skills in using the Bible is in the children’s ministry. More...


ArticlesEvents Resources
Administrative Information
Various helps for Childhood Ministers and Sunday School Division directors

Association VBS Trainings
Listed here are the associational clinics of which we are aware.

Helps for Teacher Training
Online presentations and other resources that can be used for teacher training in groups or individually.
Information for Teachers

A collection of articles for teachers of boys and girls.

 Churches Protecting Children
April 12, 2014
Cheraw First Baptist Church

August 14, 2014
Elloree First Baptist Church

Online Curriculum
Descriptions and links for downloadable curriculum for teaching children.

Information on Faith Development
Articles for teachers and parents related to children's spiritual growth. 

 Resonate Kids Camp
July 28-Aug. 1, 2014
White Oak Conference Center
Winnsboro, SC

Background Checks for Volunteers and Employees Information on background checks and special pricing for South Carolina Baptist Convention churches. 

Children's State Bible Drill
April 26, 2014
ia, Taylors, & Florence

Youth State Bible Drill
May 3, 2014
Columbia, SC