Recently named one of the “Top 20 Influencers in Children’s Ministry” by Children’s Ministry Magazine, Karl Bastian has over twenty years of experience as a children’s pastor in large, small, and mobile churches.
Karl is a sought-after conference speaker, trainer, and the founder of Kidology, an organization which equips over 20,000 children’s ministry leaders and volunteers each day with useful ministry tools to effectively reach kids for Christ.
He is currently the children’s pastor at Highpoint Church in Colorado, and author of the new RoseKidz release: Kidology’s Ultimate Toolbox for Children’s Ministry.
Get a Sneak Peek Into Karl Bastian’s New Toolbox by RoseKidz
Karl and our RoseKidz editors recently teamed up to release the NEW! Kidology’s Ultimate Toolbox for Children’s Ministry! Order it today and save 30%.
Your children’s ministry is always under construction. So how can you build a ministry that will last the test of time?
You’ll need time-tested tools, a solid blueprint, and a veteran builder on your team. With RoseKidz’s new toolbox by Karl Bastian you’ll get that and more!
After building solid children’s ministries and developing leaders for decades, Karl has put together a toolbox loaded with his sharpest tools!
This is not your average KidMin book. It is packed with hundreds of tips and practical tools covering 5 key areas:
- Personal Tools (Staying a Healthy Leader)
- Leadership Tools (Building an Effective Team)
- Teaching Tools (Lesson Prep + Classroom Management)
- Training Tools (Equipping Your Team for Success)
- Outreach Tools (Event Planning + Budget)
From motivating your volunteers to planning a successful children’s ministry event, each section includes an optional online training video by Karl Bastian that will enrich your understanding of each topic.
This easy-to-use guide includes reproducible handouts, work sheets, step-by-step guides, outreach tools, and more. It even includes reflection activities that will help you tailor
and apply the information to your ministry. It includes:
- Goal-setting worksheet
- Ministry evaluation sheet
- Sample emails for parents and volunteers
- 24 quick tips for volunteers
- Personal reflections and more!
“This book is a gold mine of information on how to build a God-honoring children’s ministry from the number one expert on the subject. I have experienced first-hand Karl’s practical wisdom and contagious enthusiasm for reaching and teaching children. Whether you have been in ministry a long time or are a newbie, I guarantee you will gain tools you can put to immediate use. Thank you Karl for sharing what God has taught you over the years!”
— Dan Huffman, Pastor of CompassKids at The Compass Church, IL