Global Adventures is the children's mission education program where children are encouraged to participate in both local and global mission projects. Children in elementary school may participate in a Global Adventures program once a week or several times during the year as designated by the children's ministry coordinator as part of the local church's children's ministry such as children's church, Sunday school or week-day club programs.
Kids Care: Canadian Baptist Ministries' "Kids Care" resource is designed for children ages 5-10.
The 2023 Kids Care is Peacemakers, a five-lesson children’s resource on what it means to be peacemakers from a biblical perspective. Kids will explore forgiveness, praying for people who have been hurtful, refusing retaliation, and how to help resolve conflicts peacefully. The curriculum includes fun activities, crafts and games, Bible lessons, stories and fundraising suggestions.
"Global Adventures with Paul the Missionary Bear" is a resource for children printed each month in Tidings Magazine.
2023 Children's Mission Action Project:
Casa de la Amistad
Are you looking for a project that will encourage the children and youth of your church and community to be aware of the needs of people globally? Are you ready to engage the children and youth of your church and community to help others in a practical way? This project is for you!
Casa de la Amistad in Bolivia offers comprehensive care in education, health, food, and psychological and spiritual support to over 100 children and youth, along with parents who actively participate in activities, including art, Bible stories, recreation, leadership training, health and hygiene. Children also receive medical care, psychosocial support services, and
Little Lights is the Atlantic Baptist Women’s ministry for pre-school children. Events may be held during the year for pre-school children and their parents. Stories and activities from the Canadian Baptist Ministries children's mission education resources, "Kids Care," and the monthly "Global Adventures" Tidings Magazine article (pages 8 and 9) can be adapted for older pre-school children. The Little Lights group may contribute to the Mission Action Project described under the Global Adventures heading.
Vacation Bible School (VBS)
Atlantic Baptist Women offers summer VBS children's programs for local churches.
In 2023, we led VBS programs in 15 churches across NS and NB.
Interested in serving as a VBS leader?
Click here for information on Summer 2024 employment opportunities.
Does your church need leadership for a VBS program?
Click here for details.