Creativity is not reserved for a few but available to all if we choose to practice it. When we include a fresh passion for creativity in our kids ministry strategy we strengthen the potential of developing lifelong followers of Jesus. We are excited to invite you to the AG Kidmin Creative Conference to be inspired, grow, and refresh your skills to amplify the name of Jesus to the kids of your community. Hear from proven creatives through engaging breakout sessions such as gospel illusions, storytelling, creative media, and more!
Plus be challenged during main sessions by National Kidmin Director, Kelly Presson. Kelly will be speaking on “Vital Keys for Building Disciples in 7 Dimensions” and “Creative and Powerful Lesson Delivery.”
Catch the vision for creativity and be challenged to build lifelong disciples for Christ at the AG Kidmin Creative Conference.
Life Assembly of God | Saint Cloud, MN
Special: Buy 3 registrations and get the 4th free!
Kyle Jorris is a Kids Pastor, Camp Speaker, and YouTuber. His style integrates a wide range of classic kids ministry skills into a new digital territory. Being raised in a family of kids pastors and graduating from North Central University with an education degree has helped him blend Juggling, unicycling, ballooning, gospel magic, music, storytelling, comedic characters, video editing, and more into sound Bible-based theological teaching for kids.
Chris Pruett serves as the Minnesota Kids’ Ministry Director for the Assemblies of God. Chris has worked with kids and families for 19 years. Some of his favorite things in ministry are seeing kids connect with God and for leaders to use their gifts in the church.
David Boyd serves the National BGMC Director in Springfield, MO. David has over 40 years of experience in children's ministry and is the author of Strong Enough to Last - a book dedicated to building spiritual depth in kids.
Don Bursell began his professional career chasing his dream of circus life by working with Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey Circus. Soon afterward he moved to California to work as an entertainer for the Disney Corporation. He now owns an online retail store, Don’s Magic & Books.
Jamie Doyle has committed his life to training children’s ministry leaders in how to use creative presentation techniques to effectively minister to children! His ministry travels have taken him all over the US as well as more than a dozen foreign countries! Jamie is the current International President of the Fellowship of Christian Magicians - An organization committed to advancing performance arts in ministry. He and his wife, Jennifer live in Lafayette, IN and oversee all NextGen Ministries at River City Church.
Kelly Presson currently serves as the National Kidmin Director in Springfield, MO. Kelly has a long and rich history of involvement in children's ministry birthed in his heart at the age of seven and has a passion to help children’s ministry leaders be more intentional and spiritually effective.
Mark Kilcoyne is the Discipleship Director for the Wisconsin/ Northern Michigan Ministries Network. He served as a children’s pastor for over twenty years. Mark is passionate about children’s ministries and equipping kids leaders. Kids need Godly mentors and leaders who can inspire the next generation of Christian leaders. Mark has been married almost 30 years and has two adult children.
Randy has creatively ministered to children and families for over four decades. He has been a featured presenter for the National Assemblies of God, the Church of God and the International Clown Hall of Fame. Randy currently serves as Children's Pastor at Hillside Church in Mankato, MN
Dick Gruber has been ministering to children since March 1975. He began in bus ministry and was soon teaching in the local children's church. He has written several children's ministry books, multiple blogs, and creates music and art for children's church and currently serves as children’s pastor at Crosspoint Church in Waverly Iowa.