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Training and Workshops

Training and Workshops

Part of CEF’s enduring vision is to train and equip believers to effectively reach one of the world’s most overlooked mission fields: children. With exceptional instruction and first-class method and materials, CEF of Evansville is proud to offer trainings and workshops to better equip and encourage those called to children’s ministry and evangelism.

Upcoming Local Training Events

Christian Youth In Action® training for 2021 is almost here! Christians aged 12+ are eligible to register now!

Local Pre-Training (required for all trainees): June 7-10, 2021

CYIA 2021 (IWU Marion, IN campus): June 12-17, 2021


More Training from CEF® Headquarters

Does working with children overwhelm you? Do you struggle knowing where to start on lesson plans for your Sunday School class, Children’s Church, or other children’s classes? Do you ever wish you had been formally trained to handle a classroom of children in an orderly, effective, and fun way?

CEF® seeks to offer you all the tools you need to appropriately and effectively manage your classroom to help children learn and grow spiritually (and even have some fun!) through a unique, 12-week proctored course called Teaching Children Effectively™. With excellent instruction and carefully structured assignments designed to match your need without overwhelming your schedule, TCE™ will change your teaching, leading, and evangelism for the better as you learn practical skills that you can take right to the classroom. Visit CEFCMI.com to apply and start learning today!


You can take the next step in learning to minister to children with the gospel with the most effective and efficient training available!

CEF’s Children’s Ministries Institute® (CMI®) offers practical and Biblically-based courses in leading a child to Christ, counselling children for spiritual needs, classroom management, and much more. Many classes may be taken online, on campus at CEF® International Headquarters, or on the field from a local CEF® office. Visit CEFCMI.com or click the logo above to get started!