Jim Wideman | Children's Ministry Leadership Club


Category Archives: What’s Up with me

It’s Time to Stop Infuse

It is, the most effective thing I've ever done in ministry.  It was the first Kidmin coaching program available for Children's leaders. Over the past 10 years it's helped over 400 leaders think differently about their ministries and themselves as leaders, fathers, mothers, husbands...
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Do you know about KidminCoach.com?

A wonderful ministry friend Mac Gober told me years ago that “Everybody needs a home!” KidminCoach.com is just that… it’s a home for me to pour into others and it’s a place for those that I coach to learn, grow and give. It’s a home...
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Merry Christmas 2016

2016 has been the best year ever in both Jim Wideman Ministries and also in our family! We hope this Christmas you experience the love and hope that only Jesus gives to His followers. I want to thank you for allowing us to serve...
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theClub Has Changed With The Times

In 1995 I started a podcast before podcasts were cool.  I had been a member of John Maxwell's Maximum Impact Club for a few years when I started realizing most people in Children's Ministry didn't know much about leadership. It was not mentioned at...

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My New Book!

I am so excited to announce that I have a brand new book that will begin shipping, October 1st, 2015 entitled TWEETABLE LEADERSHIP. I'll be honest with you this is the book I wish I could have released first. It's jamed packed with over...

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Thankful For Freedom

As I get ready to celebrate America's Birthday this weekend I can't help but stop and say thanks to the countless men and woman who fought and paid for the freedoms we have as Americans. When I was younger I thought there really was...

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KidminCoach Is Online!

A wonderful ministry friend Mac Gober told me years ago that “Everybody needs a home!”

KidminCoach is just that… it’s a home for me and it’s a place for those that I coach to learn, grow and give. It’s a home for theClub leadership resource...

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Learning To Rest

If you have listened to me teach at all I'm sure you've heard me say before, "You can learn something new everyday, the key is to want to!" One of the things it's taken me a long time to learn is how to rest....

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November Thoughts

You just can’t turn the page on the calendar from October to November without getting in touch with all the many reasons I have to be thankful! I told boys and girls this my whole life if you can be...

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The Best Of Both Worlds

This week I am so blessed that I get to speak at a #Kidmin Conference and sleep in my own bed. I am so blessed to get to do what I do. This year has been one of the most fruitful and effective years...

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Say Yes to Personalize Training

This past weekend I had the priviledge to begin some personalized training with a church that I have been going to help and speak at for 24 years. I have always loved going to this church over the years. The pastors have a real...

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Been Too Busy To Blog

Busy is one of the words that the meaning just keeps changing. Busy |ˈbizē|adjective (busier, busiest) having a great deal to do: So many times over the years I just thought I was busy and the next thing I knew I was really busy. I learned several years...

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I'll never forget the night i walked the aisle during a Youth Revival at Westwood Baptist Church in Adamsville, Alabama and surrendered my life to the ministry. Jesus had gotten my attention earlier that year when someone got me thinking by telling me...

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