I am always seeking to make my office more kid-friendly. When I talk to families and children, I want them to feel welcome and comfortable. At the same time, I don’t want my office to look like a kid’s room with toys and trinkets everywhere. Here are a few items I have added to help make kids and families feel more at home (you can click on each to see the specific item that I have ordered):

GumBall Machine

You can make this specific machine accept quarters or dispense them for free.

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Mini Basketball Goal

You can hang this on a wall, door, or above the trash can.

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The BIG Evangecube

A great tool to have when sharing the gospel with children. Kids are always inquisitive about it too!




So what do you have in your office to make it more kid-friendly? Leave your ideas and thoughts below, or you can join our discussion about that at CMConnect.org!

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GJ Farmer is a husband, a dad, the founder of ChildrensMinistryBlog.com, and is the Children’s Pastor at First Baptist Church in Somerset, Kentucky. He has completed a Bachelor’s degree in Church Ministries and a Master’s degree in Children’s Ministry. He has also been fortunate to lead and teach groups at children’s ministry conferences and to have had some of his writing published. Apart from working with kids, he enjoys reading, performing magic tricks, playing video games, and University of Kentucky basketball.