Intergenerational Ministry Resources

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Folks, here is a growing list of fantastic Intergenerational Ministry Resources including books and online resources.  In the next few weeks, I’ll be adding strategies and creative ways to use some of these resources to develop ministries or “tweek” the ministries you presently have in order to embrace and grow Intergenerational spaces in your church.   Including learning teams who are sharing a common vision is essential in the process.


Intergenerational Ministry Resources

(Books can be Found from various publishers and on Amazon)

Books for Intergenerational Ministries:

Intergenerational Christian Formation, Bringing the Whole Church Together in Ministry, Community and Worship by Holly Catterton Allen and Christine Lawton Ross


Engage All Generations, A Strategic Toolkit for Creating Intergenerational Faith Communities, Edited by Cory Seibel


Intergenerate, Transforming Churches through Intergenerational Ministry, Edited by Holly Catterton Allen


Wondering, About the Bible with Children by Elizabeth F. Caldwell


I Wonder, Engaging a Child’s Curiosity about the Bible by Elizabeth F. Caldwell


Messy Discipleship, Messy Church Perspectives on Growing Faith, Edited by Lucy Moore


Always in Rehearsal, The Practice of Worship and the Presence of Children by James H. Ritchie, Jr.


Parenting in the Pew, Guiding your Children Into the Joy of Worship, by Robbie Castleman


It Takes a Church to Raise a Parent, Creating a Culture Where Parenting for Faith Can Flourish by Rachel Turner


Additional Helpful Book Resources


52 Creative Family Time Experiences by Timothy Smith


Bible Brain Breaks by Barbara Bruce


Our Spiritual Brain, Integrating Brain Research and Faith Development by Barbara Bruce


Teaching with The Brain in Mind, 2nd Edition by Eric Jensen


Teaching Godly Play, How to Mentor the Spiritual Development of Children by Jerome W. Berryman


The Complete Guide to Godly Play (Vol. 1-8) by Jerome W. Berryman


Sticky Faith by Dr. Kara Powell, Dr. Chap Clark


Worship Planning Resources


Children First, Worshipping with the Family of God by Mark Burrows


Designing Worship, Creating and Integrating Powerful God Experiences by Kim Miller


Handbook for Multisensory Worship Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 by Kim Miller& the Ginghamsburg Worship Team


Engaging Worship, 20 Blueprints for Experiential Church Services by various authors and Group Publishing


Redesigning Worship, Creating Powerful God Experiences by Kim Miller


Online Free Resources

(This is a recent webinar, May 2021 “Children First Worship” and is excellent)


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