New Orleans Area-Northshore One Day Teacher Training! 
Children's Ministry Teacher Training (CMTT)
This class is a short version of "Teaching Children Effectively 1" (see below for topics).  It will equip you to effectively teach and evangelize children in your church, Sunday school, VBS, or a CEF® Club.
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019
8:45 am - 3:05 pm
Calvary Baptist Church
1615 Old Spanish Trail, Slidell LA 70458
cost = $10 (Includes materials and lunch)    
Please RSVP - contact Sarah Brown 
RSVP by 1/11/19 to Sarah Brown  
Phone (985) 768-7821

"Teaching Children Effectively 1"  & "Teaching Little Kids"

30 hour CEF Childrens ministry Institute (CMI) courses

     Offered Periodically Here in the New Orleans area!

Next Classes to be announced 

Contact Debbie Smith @ 504-400-4095

or Chris Jolissaint @ 504-455-5396

with questions or to get info on possible future class dates & locations

Download prior session brochure at link below for more info




CEF's Children's Ministry Institute (CMI) has three great opportunities for training.  Courses qualify for continuing education credit, and some carry college credit transferable to Christian colleges!

Tuition discounts are available to many in CEF ministry. If you are a volunteer, prior CMI student, staff, or CYIA student - you may qualify!  Contact CMI for details.

1.  On-site training courses taken at the Children's Ministry Institute (CMI) in Warrenton, Missouri.  Check out

2.  On-Line courses taken though CMI online. Check out

3. Locally taught classes in Louisiana by CMI approved teachers and certified by CMI.  Contact Debbie Smith  at (504) 400-4095 for upcoming local courses.

Some Typical Classes Offered:

Teaching Children Effectively Level I                                             Dynamics of Teacher Training

Teaching Little Kids                                                          Distinctives of Child Evangelism Fellowship

Understanding Today's Child                                                          Ministry Strategy and Development

Progressive Methods of Child Evangelism                                      Leadership Essentials

Teaching Little Kids                                     Teaching Children Effectively Level II

CEF® FREE On-Line Training Resources: 

Good News Club® Training (click "continue" at site)

Lesson GNC Demonstrations:     Click here for direct access to FREE demonstrations!

Wordless Book (Gospel Colors): Click here for the FREE Wordless Book training!

The Romans Road for Children is a free CMI Online 3-week demo course designed to train students in how to present the gospel to children in a simplified way using the tool of the Romans Road 


Teaching Children Effectively 1 Training  

        CEFs certified 30 hr course           (also taught at CMI)

Dates:  To Be Determined   

Time:  TDB         Cost $125

Location:  New Orleans, TBD 

   Contact: Debbie Smith 504-400-4095 

What is Teaching Children Effectively™ Level 1?

TCE™ 1 is a CEF 30-hour certified course that will equip you to effectively teach and evangelize children in your church, Sunday school, VBS, or CEF® Club. Sponsored by Child Evangelism Fellowship® of Greater New Orleans. Registration is required. Cost includes all books and ministry materials.

 Course Subjects

•   The Child in the New Testament  
•   The Importance of Conversion  
•   How to Lead a Child to Christ  
•   Encouraging the Newly Converted  Child  
•   Bible Lesson Preparation and Presentation  
•   The Invitation

 •   Counseling the Child for Salvation                •   The Neighborhood Outreach                      The importance of Teacher Discipline            •   Visual Communication in Teaching               •   Scripture Memorization                                •   Teaching with Music                                      •   Teaching Children to Pray

Local CEFGNO Training info can also be found at on the events page.  

If you or your group desire children's ministry training, please email or call us.  We are happy to meet your children's ministry teacher training needs in the Greater New Orleans Area. 


Chris Jolissaint       phone:   504-455-5396    (CEFGNO Ministry)


Debbie Smith   phone:   504-400-4095    ("Wee Can Know" Ministry)

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