Dave Nagel, Distirct Superintendent - March 25, 2020
Spring Missions Emphasis for Pastors and Mission Leaders - March 25, 2020
The Sacrifice of Social Distancing by Stephen KO
District Update to Coronavirus - March 17, 2020
Below are some ideas that you might find helpful for your church during this time. There are broad based resources. Please use your discernment for applicability in your context.
Here you will find a list of resources: sermons, kids curriculum, worship, Church Online, and more, that will be helpful for your churches during this time.
The Pilgrim’s Progress animated film (available through April 30)
An epic journey, faithfully adapted to modern-day. Christian faces distractions, challenges, and perils at every turn of the way. But ends victorious, with helpful guides, as he stays on the narrow path to the distant Celestial City.
Coronavirus and The Church
The purpose of this site is to assist churches and ministry leaders as they prepare for and respond to the effects of the Coronavirus in their congregations and communities. There are resources from the Billy Graham Center, Saddleback Church and others.
International Worker Videos
Find some 2-3 minute spotlight videos from our International Workers that you could use during your services for a Missions Emphasis.
CHILDREN'S MINISTRY RESOURCES
Below are some resources that might be helpful for you and the families in your church.
Look at the “Coronavirus Response” button to sign up for FREE lessons/resources
Concordia Publishing House
Look for “Study from Home” resources
Look for the “Digital Experience Guide for Your Children’s Ministry.” Click the “Read More” button to sign up for FREE WEEKLY Digital Resources (Bible Story videos, parent guides,etc.)
Sign up for EASTER JAM – An At-Home Easter Experience for the Whole Family
Right Now Media
You can sign up for a FREE limited Video Library (they have resources for all ages!)
They have many free and inexpensive lessons
This site contains many videos…some free and some for a cost
Seeds Family Worship
Find Scripture Memory Worship Songs, Videos, and More!
For tween girls and their moms – Live Online Bible Studies bringing Moms and daughters closer to each other and to Jesus! They have a study starting April 6 – May 11.
The Skit Guys are posting FREE Bible Bedtime Stories each night