Find consultations, networking, and training for your church’s children’s ministry.

Our team is excited to help you navigate the challenges and joys of children’s ministry. Explore upcoming events and training opportunities for you and your team below.



Discipleship Strategies, Leadership Development, Ministry Program Structure, Facility Assessment, Mentoring Leaders, Conflict Resolution, Volunteer Leadership Teams


Connecting Ministry Leaders, Sharing Resources, Building Partnerships and Friendships, Care for Leaders, Regional Round Tables


Search Teams, Ministry Volunteers, Children’s Ministry Essentials, Sunday School Teachers, VBS, Understanding Generation Z, Safety and Security

Watch VBS Training

2020, 2021 and 2022 online VBS training is available here
Vacation Bible School

Annual Events

Sunday School Still Matters

Regional seminars to provide adult, student, children, and preschool Sunday School leader training, takes place in March

VBS Clinics

Regional training events for the entire VBS team, takes place in March


Regional Training event for all church leaders – including children’s ministry, takes place in August and September


Overnight retreat for children’s ministry leaders providing collaboration, content, and refreshing, takes place in September

ETCH Conference

LifeWay Family Ministry Conference with special gatherings for Kentucky participants, takes place in October


Single day collaboration and training for ministers leading both children and student ministries, takes place in October

Click on each event to learn more, save the date, and register!

For more information contact Matt Flanagan, the KBC’s Children & Student Ministry Consultant.
(502) 489-3386

Vacation Bible School

Find the latest training videos and resources for your Vacation Bible School.


Children’s Bible Drill

Participate in Bible Drill across the state to memorize Scripture and connect with other kids and churches.


Lending Library

Check out the KBC Lending Library for more information about children’s Bible studies your church can borrow.

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