Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Children's Resources

Resources for Children and Youth

The information on this page is meant to assist you in your efforts both in teaching about mission and teaching in a mission setting.

Children's Sunday School Curriculum

The three books below provide samples of a Sunday School curriculum. They are intended as "core material" and are meant to be adapted to fit varied cultural settings.

Book 1

Book 2

Book 3


Activity Ideas

  • Frog and Stork Game:
  • Learning Process Charts:
    • English - Word (2 pp, 764 K) PDF (2 pp, 94 K)
    • Lithuanian - Word (2 pp, 765 K) PDF (2 pp, 110 K)

Teaching About Mission

The information below is meant to assist you in your efforts in teaching about mission. Included here are a selection of downloadable documents that educate children on aspects of mission activities.

Each document includes:

  • Websites of interest

  • Learning activities

  • Stories and pictures

  • List of additional resources


Disaster Relief

 Childrens Fair Trade Resource

Fair Trade

 Childrens Mission Initiatives Resources

Mission Initiatives



  Childrens youth resources

Young People in Mission