Teaching Children to Praychild's silhouette against background of stained glass

A Sunday School teacher, sitting on the floor with a circle of preschoolers, sings:
          “When I pray, soft and low,
           When I pray, this I know,
           God will always hear,
           God will always hear.”
What awesome foundations for spiritual concepts this teacher is laying as he prepares the children for a time of prayer! The faithfulness of God, His omnipresence, and even the priesthood of the believer are all included in this simple but profound moment of teaching. But for now, what the children know is that they can talk to God, and so they do. Read more...

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Administrative Information
Various helps for Childhood Ministers and Sunday School Division Directors

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

Church Weekday Education Workshop
August 8-9, 2014
White Oak Conference Center
Winnsboro, SC

Special note: this workshop is NOT FULL - if you try to register online and have problems, please call Mandy at 803-227-6160 for assistance.
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. 
Churches Protecting Children
August 12, 2014
Northside Memorial, Sumter

August 14, 2014
Elloree First Baptist Church

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

Sunday School Training
Teacher-training events in various areas are listed here. More will be added as we become aware of them.