Global Children's Ministry

Global Children's Ministry Conference

Equipping frontlines leaders from around the world to reach
and disciple children for Christ.

May 21-23, 2014
Johannesburg, South Africa

Come Join Us!

Join us for three amazing days of inspiration, information, ideas, and networking to help you reach and disciple kids for Christ.

What will we do?

We’ll worship, pray, laugh and be inspired together by incredible speakers and ministry leaders speaking about:

  • Preparing to Reach Children
  • Parenting and Families
  • Compassion, Care and Crisis
  • Creativity and the Classroom
  • Growing as a Leader
  • Spiritual Growth for Kids
  • Engaging Kids in Ministry
  • Global Trends and Innovation
  • What’s Hot: Technology, Media, and Arts
  • Training and Curriculum
  • Bible Engagement

Speakers for 2014

Dave Roberts

Dave has helped pioneer children’s ministry training throughout Europe and around the world. He specializes in advocacy with church leaders and biblical insight, with a particular emphasis on Jesus' attitude to children.

Larry Williams

Larry has been a children’s pastor for almost 35 years.  Over the past 10 years, he has served on dozens of children’s ministry and training teams in over 15 different countries, specializing in missions, puppetry, and creative teaching methods.  His heart is to encourage and train children’s leaders around the world.  

Junko Cheng

Junko is a bilingual singer-song-writer, worship leader, recording artist, and children’s musician based in Southern California.  She is an Artist Associate with World Vision, and her songs are sung today in churches and Sunday schools around the world!  She will be leading us in worship at the conference. 

Nkosinathi Sixabayi

Nkosinathi is a pastor of Khanya Community Ministry and has worked in student ministry for the past 9 years.  He is the Director of Kuyasa Horizon Empowerment, a center which aims to transform the community by empowering children and youth to be all God intended them to be in every area of life.  He also serves as the Executive Director of Hope Through Sport.      

John Yip

John co-leads Community, Youth, Children and Sports (CYCAS) – a strategic program of the International Sports Coalition. He further serves as Global Facilitator for Ubabalo, a strategy that equips sports coaches to be fathers on the sports field.  His core desire is to catalyze intentional and reproductive disciple-making that will result in enduring fruit.

Conference Details

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in growing their global perspective, skills and network for more effectively reaching and discipling children in their own context around the world:

  • Leaders of Children's Ministry
  • Missionaries & Mission Leaders
  • Leaders of NGOs, Organizations
  • Pastors & Denomination Leaders
  • Young & Future Ministry Leaders

What will it cost?

Cost is $400 per person

(covers 3-day conference registration and 4 nights' lodging)

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Watch the highlights from our 2013 conference!