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8 Things Children's Ministry Taught Me

  • Julia Cheung
8 Things Children's Ministry Taught Me

When my husband and I were still in the get-to-know-you phase, he asked me, “What kind of church ministry do you gravitate towards?”

“I’ll do anything but children’s ministry,” I replied.

I love how God takes us at our word, but gently nudges us away from our misplaced worldviews. I’m sure you can guess what the next decade brought into my life.

Mm hmm. Two kids, a role as a pastor’s wife in a small church, and a first-hand introduction to all the woes and joys of the one ministry that I vowed I wouldn’t do. Here are 8 things that I learned through my (reluctant) role in Children’s Ministry: