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The Children’s Mission is committed to training, developing, and equipping our children’s ministry leaders. Whether you journey with pre-schoolers, primary or intermediates, are employed or volunteer, we are here to support and resource you.




We host two annual training events for children’s ministry leaders:
- Think Small: Foundations of Children’s Work
- More: Children’s & Youth Leadership Training Conference

You can learn more about our training and interdenominational training events here.



Safety & Policy

To keep our children and young people safe anyone who works or volunteers with children must complete Keeping Children Safe training. To find out more check or to book training check out the KCS website keepingchildrensafe.sarmy.net.nz

You can find the Keeping Children Safe Policy, Safe Practise Manual, and other safety forms here.




You can find the latest children’s ministry resources produced by the Children’s Mission here.

The Children’s Mission also produce Family Time resources to help parents and caregivers disciple their children. Check them out here.

Our favourite interdenominational resources and curriculum can be found on our blog.



Junior Soldiers

Junior Soldiers is a discipleship programme for children aged 7+ where local leaders in The Salvation Army nurture young people on their spiritual journey. You can learn more about Junior Soldiers or download the curriculum here.