What's Included In a Hydrate Course?
A whole year’s worth of ideas! Get access to training videos providing practical insights.


Training Resources

Dive deep into the training! From worksheets to video notes, you’ll get new resources and solutions.


Peer Connection

Through Hydrate Special Guest Webinars and the private Facebook Page, you are able to connect with like-minded leaders.

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About Hydrate

Kidmin leaders want to be better equipped and more confident, but they don’t always have training opportunities that work for them. That’s why Hydrate offers practical digital training from veteran Kidmin leaders that’s affordable and flexible. When you go through a Hydrate course, your confidence as a leader will grow, and you’ll be inspired to try new things in your ministry.

Hydrate topics include:

Hydrate Essentials

  • Team Building
  • 8 Goals of Children’s Ministry
  • Helping Kids Deal with Tragedy
  • Power of Positive Reinforcement

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Hydrate Amplify

  • The 3Ms of Children's Ministry
  • Dealing with Conflict and Difficult People
  • Special Needs Ministry
  • Commanding the Stage
  • Teaching the Presence and the Power of the Holy Spirit

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Get Connected

Get connected with small groups, webinars, video calls, and coaching.

Free Curriculum

Be one of the first 2,500 Hydrate subscribers and get over $300 worth of FREE curriculum and samples! With content from lines like Faith Case®, Tru Fire, High Voltage, and more, you’ll be able to get a feel for how different curriculums can meet different needs in your ministry.

Sign up for Hydrate to receive practical training that will equip you as a Kidmin leader and inspire you to try new things in your ministry!

“Our childrens ministry leaders deserve the best training available. I am so excited to endorse this digital learning community for kids’ ministry leaders.”
-General Superintendent Doug Clay

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How Do I Get Started?
Step One

Sign up for the Hydrate course that best fits your needs.

Step Two

Connect with others in your group as you watch the videos.

Step Three

Get equipped with practical tips and tools you can start using right away.

Courses Available

Email [email protected] for exciting Site Licensing options to lead your own huddle!

Hydrate is now partnering with Evangel University to equip children’s ministry leaders who wish to pursue a degree focused on Children’s Ministries.


Get practical training from Kidmin veterans and connect to like-minded leaders.

One-time Charge


  • Three 10–15 minute training videos each month
  • Worksheets
  • Video notes
  • Hydrate Special Guest Webinars
  • Hydrate Facebook access
  • Certificate of completion

Site Licensing Options

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Dive deep into Kidmin leadership topics + community connection.

One-time Charge
*Qualifies for $60 alumni discount


  • Three 20-30 minute training videos each month
  • Worksheets
  • Video notes
  • Monthly webinars
  • Hydrate Facebook access
  • Certificate of Completion

Site Licensing Options

Iron Series
Specialized Small Group Coaching – Concentrated Growth Assignments – Strong Ministry Connections
Next Term begins September 1, 2023

One-time Charge
*Qualifies for $60 alumni discount

  • 12 Specialized Hydrate Huddle sessions (small group)
  • Ministry-enhancing books (shipped to you upon registration)
  • 6 Special Guest Webinars
  • Hydrate Facebook access
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Previous Iron series offered:
    1. Next Level Communication with Kelly Presson
    2. Building Resilient Discipleship with Julie Pratt
    3. Building Mighty Warriors with David Boyd

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New in 2023: Youth Hydrate

FREE video series: 2-Minute Kidmin Tips

Fill out the form below to get access to the FREE 2-Minute Kidmin Tips video series for ideas on recruiting volunteers, planning your ministry, staying on budget, and more.