KMC is about Children’s Ministry, Leadership, Parenting, and other various ministry ideas

Join host Tom Bump with Special Guest Tom "Little Tommy" Toombs as they discuss the power of laughter, keys to begin a solid leader and how to have longevity in ministry. Tom Toombs is a veteran Kidmin leader who also is a traveling evangelist and performer. From Firebreathing to his special character, "Little Tommy" he has shared the good news all over the world and to thousands of people! 

You'll want to check out his YouTube channel


Join host Tom Bump and his guest, Bill Gunter aka "Commander Bill"  as they discuss the ongoing battle over discipleship and who should be doing it?  Many in Kidmin can sometimes have a negative opinion about who's doing a better job of discipleing children. So take a listen and also check out Bill's blog 

Join host Tom Bump and his guests from Ministry Accelerator; Jason Tilley and John Tillman as they discuss a BIG question that could put you in a fantastic position to really empower families to succeed in leading their children spiritually.  

What is this question? Listen and find out!!

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Join host Tom Bump - @ptbump and his guest Mel Walker, a youth ministry veteran who served as a college recruiter and student pastor for many years. He also serves with and leads Vision For Youth an organization that helps youth ministries all over the world.  

This episode we discuss the importance of intergenerational ministry and Mel's new book Going For God. A Fantastic new resource for student ministries to read together and help students Go for God!

Join Tom Bump and his guests from Ministry Accelerator- Jason Tilly and John Tillman as they discuss the reasons for why every Kidmin Leader should have a spiritual development plan for their ministry and why they should be helping parents develop a plan for their families.  This is the first in a series of podcasts discussing this concept and how leaders can and should develop a roadmap for discipleship. 

Join Tom Bump, Steve Cullum, Nick Blevins, Tom Pounder and David Maddron - 5 Bloggers, 5 Podcasters Uniting their podcasts as ONE!  Join the fun as they recap Orange Conference 2018 

To Check out their Podcasts (I highly recommend subscribing to each of them:


Steve Cullum 


Twitter: @stevecullum

Podcast: The Student Ministry Podcast

Nick Blevins



Podcast: Nick Blevins Family Ministry Podcast

David Maddron:


Podcast: The World of Kidmin

Tom Pounder:


Podcast: The YM Sidekick Podcast





Join Host Tom Bump @ptbump, and Jason Tilley (jason@ministryaccelerator) as they discuss a possible reason to shift our focus from all on Sunday to a weekly partnership with parents. 

What can a solo leader do to not only disciple kids on Sunday, but how do we and why should we consider changing our focus and time spent on the weekend? 

Join Host, Tom Bump @ptbump with his guest Dan Scott, ,Author of a new book about preteens entitled "Caught In-, Between, Engage your preteens before they checkout!"  This fantastic resource is now available and will help leaders think through preteen ministry in a whole new way. 

I can guarantee you will have some AHA! moments with this book and if you're looking to make a place where 4-6 graders fully engage instead of mentally check out, this book is for you! 

Are you or someone you know a ministry control freak? You do it all and not "allow" others to do anything in the ministry? Do you or someone you know believe that there is no one else available to share the workload? Take a listen to Tom Bump as he shares some of the ministry hacks he's used to escape being a ministry control freak! Be blessed!

Serving in smaller churches can also feel like you are limited, Today Join Tom Bump and his guest Julia Ball who shares how by setting up structures they set themselves up for growth and have seen in their setting God doing amazing things. They have worked hard to not let perceived limitations keep them from preparing for growth.