Ministry to the youngest can a huge impact on the life of a church. The Evangelism and Church Health Team assists churches in providing a safe, secure environment where preschoolers and their families know they matter to God and the church.

We provide training and resources to equip churches to lay foundations of faith in the lives of preschoolers and to reach out to families with young children in their community.


Church Health

ABSC Welcomes Smith as New Preschool and Children's Specialist

The Arkansas Baptist State Convention is excited to announce and welcome Emily Smith as the Preschool and Children’s Specialist.
December 8, 2017
Church Health

Recognizing Spiritual Transformation

An assignment without a means of measuring success normally ends in frustration or abandonment. In the church, our work is to make disciples. But can you really measure discipleship?
November 8, 2016
Church Health

How to Develop a Plan for Nurturing the Faith of Your Kids at Home

Nothing happens by accident around our house.  If the lawn has become a cow pasture, then someone must make time to mow.  If the dirty...

November 10, 2016
Church Health

Building the Connection Between Church and Home

The goal of those who teach in the preschool and children’s ministry at church should not only be about what happens in the classroom, but about the impact the time in class has when the child is not at church.
August 18, 2016
Church Health

Five Ways to Make VBS Intentionally Evangelistic

VBS accounts for at least one out of every four baptisms both nationally and in Arkansas. This does not happen by accident; it takes purpose and planning.
April 14, 2016
Church Health

Let's Start a Children's Choir

We are losing children when they grow up and leave home because they are disenfranchised with religion and haven’t fallen in love with worshiping our Creator, Provider and Savior!
July 15, 2015