Little People Big Word is a collection of resources for ministry with children. Within its archives are a full 3-year lectionary cycle of children’s sermons, several one-room lesson plans, and some random fun ideas.
Everyone is welcome to use the material on this blog free of charge. The goal of this blog is to offer leaders serving in ministry with children Biblically based, fun, and simple ideas for engaging children in faith formation.
Rev. Danyelle Trexler is the creator and author of Little People Big Word. As an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church, Danyelle has served as a local pastor in urban and rural settings for over a decade. Danyelle is passionate about the intersections of theology, social justice, and ministry with the poor. In every setting, she has used her gifts in community organizing and preaching to address the most pressing social and spiritual issues in her community. In addition to her vocation as a pastor, God called Danyelle to motherhood. She is a single mom with two boys, Caleb and Micah. Together they love to bake, play board games, and flop on the couch with a good book. Danyelle and her boys live in Quincy, Illinois where she is the lead pastor at Melrose Chapel United Methodist Church. To contact Danyelle directly, please email her.