Join Us March 4-6, 2021

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

Dan Lovaglia

Associate | Children & Family Ministries

Slingshot Group

Irvine, CA


Dan Lovaglia is a discipleship catalyst, ministry consultant, and leadership coach. He currently serves as a staffing+coaching associate on the Children & Family Ministries team with Slingshot Group. He is the author of Relational Children's Ministry: Turning Kid-Influencers into Lifelong Disciple Makers (Zondervan, 2016) and the Family Ministry columnist for Children's Ministry Magazine (Group Publishing). With the heart of a true equipper, Dan leverages his experiences—particularly his seasons at Willow Creek Community Church and Awana—to build into kid-influencers and churches nationwide.

2017 Workshop

Children's Ministry Leadership: 5 Invitations for Becoming a Relational Children’s Ministry


Are you running ragged in children’s ministry? You’re not alone! Kid-influencers dream of lifelong discipleship but are faced with the realities of week-to-week programming. For the sake of this and future generations, a renewed approach to disciple making is needed. This breakout introduces five invitations modeled by Jesus that can revive the relational dimension of your ministry with kids, families and leaders. Get equipped firsthand with the principles and practical applications from Relational Children’s Ministry: Turning Kid-Influencers Into Lifelong Disciple Makers by Dan Lovaglia (Zondervan, 2016).