Created by churches, for churches, to help churches reach Kentucky and the world for Christ

The purpose of the KBC's Children's Ministry is to help churches with the following:


Discipleship Strategies, Leadership Development, Facility Plans, Personal Care, Conflict Resolutions


Creating Regional Networks of Children's Ministers for Personal and Professional Growth


Adult Volunteers, Children's Committees, Search Teams, Mentoring New Ministers, Safety and Security

Annual Events

Sunday School 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


Children's Ministry Retreat

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

Theme: ReUNITE
October 11-12, 2021
Nashville, TN

Registration opens on April 13

Family Ministry Summit

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