Pat Barton

Pat Barton is a storyteller trainer from Chalice Christian Church (DOC) in Gilbert, Arizona. During the rest of the week, Pat works with 3- to 6-year-olds as director and teacher at Desert Shadows Montessori School. She is also a leader and trainer for Children & Worship.

Articles by this author:

  • Beauty in Children's Worship Spaces

    Have you ever gone for a walk with a child? Have you noticed how children take delight in little things, how they see beauty and intrigue all around them? For children, the environment that surrounds them is very important, as it either awakens curiosity and awe or dulls their senses. Likewise, worship spaces should have an awe-inducing effect on children.