2021 Kids Ministry Conference (Virtual Release)
2021 Kids Ministry Conference (Virtual Release)

Equip Your Children’s Ministry Leaders Virtually This Spring!

A FREE training event featuring LifeWay and state guest speakers leading breakouts equipping preschool and children’s leaders in areas of:

  • Safety and Security
  • Standards of Biblical Learning
  • Age Level Learning Abilities and Styles
  • Teaching Techniques
  • Sharing the Gospel with Children
  • Classroom Management Tips
  • Equipping Volunteers
  • VBS Training
  • Spanish Track
  • And so much more!

Including Messages from these Special Guests

Jeremy Carroll

Jeremy Carroll Jeremy Carroll is the LifeWay Kids Ministry Publishing Manager for VBS and Discipleship resources. Before coming to LifeWay, he has been active in local church ministry for nearly 20 years in TN, TX, and AL. Jeremy earned a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. A Middle Tennessee native, he and his family live in Murfreesboro, TN.

Klista Storts

Klista StortsKlista Storts serves as an Editorial Ministry Specialist for LifeWay Kids. Before coming to LifeWay, she served as the Weekday and Preschool Specialist at the Tennessee Baptist Convention and as Director of Preschool Ministries at churches in Oklahoma and Tennessee. Klista has a passion for equipping leaders to share the love of Christ and lay foundations for conversion in the lives of kids.

Rhonda VanCleave

Rhonda VanCleaveRhonda VanCleave serves as Publishing Team Leader for Vacation Bible School at LifeWay Christian Resources in Nashville. She is also a pastor’s wife and has served churches alongside her husband for almost forty years.

Rachel Coe

Rachel CoeRachel Coe serves as content editor for Explore the Bible: Preschoolers resources. She guides preschoolers in Bible explorations every week at her church in Mt. Juliet, TN.


Get equipped in all aspects of Vacation Bible School with these breakouts.* These breakouts cover preschool through student Bible studies and all VBS rotations!

*Note: All VBS breakouts will be reviewing LifeWay’s Destination Dig VBS curriculum, in addition to teaching helps for any curriculum.

VBS Track


Do you minister to children and are ready to be encouraged, equipped, and connected with children’s leaders from across the state? Would you like to learn how to reach and teach the children in your ministry? Check out our children’s ministry track for equipping in all areas of children’s ministry.

Children’s Ministry Track

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