Child Evangelism Fellowship ®
Monterey County

"Ask God and tell His people"

GNC™ Trainings

Upcoming Trainings

TCE 1 
March 15, 22,29 April 5
Cypress Community Church

5 Day Club Training
June 13
CBC Marina

CYIA Commuter School
June 21-27


Applicants will be notified when they have cleared the background screening and then scheduled for the requested training.

Call the office for any questions about the process.


Teacher Training Classes

Administrative Workers (4 hours)

- required for everyone working in a GNC or a 5-Day Club

Bible Teachers (4 hours)

- Additional training required for Bible lessons & Memory verses, invitation and counseling for salvation

Junior Missionaries (4 hours)

- required for youth workers in 5-Day Clubs

All workers are encouraged to pursue additional training for more detailed instruction and evangelism techniques. The courses can be taken in lieu of the above and are open to anyone interested in learning how to evangelize children.

Teaching Children Effectively Level 1 or TCE 1

(32 hours - 1 day a week for 4 weeks)

Teaching Children Effectively Level 2 or TCE 2

(32 hours) TCE1 required before enrolling.

The course focuses on the spiritual development of the saved child.

Children's Ministry Institute - Diploma programs are available for children's teachers and ministry leaders, not just for CEF workers. Check their website for more information: Some courses available online.

Course Descriptions

CM202: Teaching Children Effectively™ (TCE™) Level 1 

A practical learning experience designed to equip students with basic skills and effective methods to evangelize children and immediately begin a neighborhood or public school outreach ministry. Emphasis is placed on organizing and conducting meaningful classroom activities which can enrich children spiritually. In addition to regular course work, students are required to participate in teaching five children's classes applying the methods learned in the course. 

* The Child in the New Testament
* The Importance of Conversion
* How to Lead a Child to Christ
* The Importance of the Teacher
* Bible Lesson Preparation and Presentation
* Counseling the Child for Salvation
* Scripture Memorization  

* The Importance of Reaching the Child in the Neighborhood 
* The Good News Club® Program
* Organizing the Good News Club 
* Managing Your Classroom 
* Teaching Children to Pray
* Teaching with Music
* Visual Communication in Teaching
* Encouraging the Newly-Converted Child  


In addition, three required practicum sessions conducted during the course provide each student with evaluated experience in applying the theory taught.