Not Too Cool for School

December 2, 2014 6:30 am

As the Director of Elementary Chapel at Southlands Christian School, Holly Duncan is always on the lookout for cool content that kids connect with. So when she heard about how Incredible Islands was being used in churches, she quickly got in touch with us to find out whether she could fit it to a Christian school context. “Initially I was... View Article

Cell Phones in Sunday School?

August 28, 2014 6:46 am

“I’m okay with kids bringing their cell phones to Sunday school,” isn’t something you hear a children’s pastor saying these days. But, as Janelle Hoos discussed this week in her blog, it can be a good thing. Here are two of the powerful points from her post. We’d love to know what you think! The Bible is Now Available on Mobile Devices We want kids... View Article

Incredible Islands Unlimited

July 24, 2014 6:30 am

When we set out to create Incredible Islands, we had a pretty clear idea of the ministry tool we wanted it to be—but we didn’t anticipate or imagine all the ways it would be successfully applied. This summer, Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida used Incredible Islands as the foundation of their weeklong Vacation Bible School, which was attended... View Article

Simple Ideas = Big Results

July 1, 2014 6:36 am

You don’t always have to make major financial or personnel investments to get your children excited about church. Case in Point: Bubbles and balloons. I wish I could tell you that I had this brainstorm early in my ministry but, sadly, it took me ten long years to realize what most birthday party clowns already knew: kids love bubbles and balloons.... View Article

Doing It All—But Not all at Once

January 3, 2014 7:03 pm

Happy New Year from Incredible Islands! Whether you’re making resolutions, setting goals, tweaking your objectives or content with the road you’re on (but perhaps feeling like you should be jumping on the big-change bandwagon), the beginning of the year is a good time to evaluate and establish reasonable expectations. Today’s blog, by Jason Tilley, talks about how to not get... View Article