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BASS

A Conference for Northern California Churches
March 4-6, 2021
Hosted at Redwood Chapel
19300 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA

BASS Convention Presenter: Klista Storts

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Klista Storts
Klista Storts

Childhood Ministry Specialist
LifeWay Christian Resources
Nashville, TN
615.251.5831
klista.storts@lifeway.com
http://blogs.lifeway.com/blog/kidsministry101/?cid=RDR-KidsMinistry101

Klista Storts has been involved in childhood ministry for more than 20 years even more if you count her ministry with her own children before serving on church staff! She graduated with a Business Administration degree from the University of Oklahoma before God called her to full-time Christian service. Prior to joining LifeWay, Klista served as the Director of Preschool Ministries in churches in Oklahoma and Tennessee, and was then called to work with the Tennessee Baptist Convention. In her ministry with LifeWay, she has been a consultant, speaker and conference leader at various church, association and state conferences around the country. Her passion is to equip parents and teachers as they lead children to know and grow in Christ. Klista is a wife, mother of two, and grandmother of one precious granddaughter.




2013 Workshops

Children - Elementary: Games that Teach!

3/8/2013

Get moving with a dozen or more low-prep games you can use throughout the year with elementary-aged kids. You'll walk away with a clear understanding of not only how to explain and play these super-fun and active games, but how to connect them back to Biblical truths.


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Children - Elementary: Igniting and Exciting Ways to Guide Behavior

3/9/2013

Come discover the 7 main reasons kids misbehave and how we can work to help them develop self-discipline. We'll also examine how the physical needs, developmental characteristics and the environment influence a child's behavior and how to guide him through these challenges.


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Children - Elementary: Using Learning Approaches in Teaching and Guiding

3/9/2013

Sure, everyone knows that kids learn in different ways...but what does that mean for me as a teacher? Come hear how kids will "get it" when you teach the way they learn. AND an added bonus -- how knowing this can make your class run more smoothly!


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2012 Workshops

Children - Early Childhood: Group Time and Beyond

3/2/2012

Who dreads group time in your class? You, or the kids? Come find some ways to transform your preschool class by adding some pizzazz to your storytelling and some fun to your circle!

Children - Early Childhood: Discipline: The Missing Link

3/3/2012

Classroom management is an important part of connecting with preschoolers. The bad news? Sometimes this can be a challenge. The good news? It's really as simple as learning your ABC's!

2011 Workshops

Children - Early Childhood: Can You Hear Me Now?

3/4/2011

Our words matter - they can build up or tear down. We have the responsibility and privilege to speak the words our children need to hear that will help them navigate their way through life. Come join us as we take a look at the book, "Words Kids need to Hear," by David Staal.


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Children - Early Childhood: How to Get Your Smile Back

3/4/2011

Don't become a statistic! Too many great childhood ministry ministers and teachers leave the ministry because of burnout. Learn how to recognize and deal with stress factors that keep you from smiling and enjoying your ministry, your marriage, and your life!


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2010 Workshops

Children's Ministry Leadership: From Chaos to Control

3/5/2010

Classroom management is an important part of connecting with children. The bad news? Sometimes this can be a challenge. The good news? It's really as simple as learning your ABC's!


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Children's Ministry Leadership: Discovering Learning Approaches

3/6/2010

Find out unique traits and preferences of children and learn how to teach them in the way God has planned!


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2009 Workshops

Early Childhood: Can You Hear Me Now?

3/6/2009

Our words matter - they can build up or tear down. We have the responsibility and privilege to speak the words our children need to hear that will help them navigate their way through life. Come join us as we take a look at the book, "Words Kids need to Hear," by David Staal.


Download mp3 file

Children's Ministry Leadership: How to Get Your Smile Back

3/6/2009

Don't become a statistic! Too many great childhood ministry ministers and teachers leave the ministry because of burnout. Learn how to recognize and deal with stress factors that keep you from smiling and enjoying your ministry, your marriage, and your life!


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