originated from the concept that children can be little 'powerpacks' for God. The ministry began in 1986 and is directed by full time worker Heather Thompson, who is an associate of the Ground Level. Powerpack is interdenominational in character and team based, and has worked in countries such as Romania
, South Africa
, the Czech Republic
and the USA
and extensively throughout the UK
Powerpack was founded by Heather Thompson. The first event was at Kingdom Faith Family Camp in 1986.
The primary aim of Powerpack is to teach, train and resource children's leaders, children, parents and churches. This is done in a variety of ways and situations listed below.
• Leading children’s groups at large Christian events such as: Spring Harvest
, Faith Camp and Grapevine.
• Leading training days/ weekends and extended courses for children's leaders covering a wide variety of subject areas.
• Leading children’s celebrations
• Providing teams to do the children’s ministry at church weekends or away days
• Leading holiday clubs
• Providing an advisory service to churches
• Leading meetings for parents.
• Producing resources e.g. training manual, praise and worship CDs with accompanying music books, puppet and drama sketch books etc.