Dan has it right. His observations and practical advice can help church ministry leaders immeasurably.
— Jack D. Eggar, president/CEO, Awana
This is perhaps the most sobering and inspiring book on children’s ministry to date. An essential read for anyone working with children in the church today.
— Dr. Gary M. Burge, professor of New Testament, Wheaton College
Dan reminds us that real spiritual growth happens through relationships, and gives practical help and direction on how to realign ministries to this mission.
— Mindy Stoms, Promiseland director, Willow Creek Community Church
This book challenges the status quo, providing powerful insights and encouragement to take your ministry to the next level.
— David Kim, founder, SproutBox
Dan does an excellent job of saying what most of us are thinking, but then takes it a step farther with compellingly clear guidance to implement effective plans in our ministry.
— Heidi M. Hensley, children’s pastor, Bayside Church
Amid all the stories about young people leaving the church, this book offers great encouragement for revitalizing the formation of the young.
— Vincent Bacote, associate professor of Theology, Wheaton College
Dan reminds us that children’s ministry is a vital part a local church and that discipleship of the next generation is nonnegotiable.
— Ed Ramsami, pastor, HeronBridge Community Church, South Africa