Children's Ministries

Cassandra Negri

NYAC Children's Ministries Consultant


Ms. Cassandra Negri





Helpful Links and Resources

Discipleship Ministries - includes resources for children's ministry basics, faith formation, trauma and crisis, worship with children, webinars and more

UMC Ministry with Children - site from Melanie Gordon, Ministry with Children Director, Discipleship Ministries

PRC - Practical Resources for Churches - resources, workshops and webinars

NYAC Children's Ministries on Facebook - articles, resources, ideas for Sunday school, VBS, Cross Generational Worship and more

NYAC Learning Center - lending library for books, dvds, puppets and more (currently closed while the Conference Center is undergoing renovations)

Worshiping with Children - Carolyn Brown's site for including children in worship using the Revised Common Lectionary

NYAC Safe Sanctuaries - resources, tools and links to help your church create and edit a Safe Sanctuaries policy and train staff and volunteers


Children's Sabbath    

Resources for Children's Sabbath                                                                  

Children's Sabbath and Children's Sunday - What is the difference?




Pan-Methodist Campaign for Children in Poverty
Statement: To affirm the Wesleyan heritage to care for the poor by encouraging "the people called Methodist" to serve children and youth at risk to poverty.

Download free copies of their booklet