Tag: resources

Family Grief

Loss of Loved One

Many of us have experienced grief ourselves, but how do we talk to our family about this? There are many different resources out there but here is a comprehensive list all in one place to help get you started. Education…it is so important! YOU can help by raising loving, inclusive children that speak out and…
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Family Intruder Training

Intruder Training

Many teachers and students in our area are using an intruder training strategy called the 4E’s (Educate, Evade, Escape, and Engage). At Manchester UMC we have adopted this program as well for our Children and Youth Ministries. Here are links to learn more about the company that provides this training and how it is performed.…
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Family Child Abuse

Sexual Abuse

If you are a parent or grandparent looking for resources on the topic of sexual abuse, here are some suggested websites and books below that may help. Education…it is so important! YOU can help by raising loving, inclusive children that speak out and support all of God’s amazing children. Here is a resource that may…
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Bullying

Bullying/Cyberbullying & Online Safety

If you are a parent or grandparent looking for resources on the topic of bullying or cyberbullying, here are some suggested websites and books below that may help. Education…it is so important! YOU can help by raising loving, inclusive children that speak out and support all of God’s amazing children. Here are some resources that…
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Family Hands touching

Parent Resources

Welcome to the Children and Family Ministries Parent Resource page. As we journey through the experience of parenthood together, here are some resources that will help along the way. New topics and resources will be added over time so feel free to check back frequently. We have added a Parent Resource Wall to the Children’s…
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Lead 2019

Ministry Leader Resources

Thank you for the ways that you serve and lead at Manchester UMC! Your time and talent is a blessing to the church and the lives that it impacts. This page exists to be a helpful resource for current and future ministry leaders at Manchester UMC. We recommend you bookmark this page and then spend…
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Room Request Form

Please submit a separate Room Request Form for each Manchester UMC approved event/activity. Because space at the church is in high-demand, you are encouraged to submit your room request as early as possible. An email confirming your request will be sent after you submit the below form. The event/activity contact person will typically be contacted…
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