Karen De Boer is the Creative Resource Developer for Faith Formation Ministries with whom she develops resources and online tool-kits (including the Intergenerational Church and the Family Faith Formation tool-kits) for ministry leaders. Karen was part of the ecumenical task force that planned the first Intergenerate Conference in 2018. The author of Home Grown Handbook for Christian Parenting, a regular blogger on The Network, and a contributing editor for You’re Invited: a Week of Devotions for Families on the Lord’s Supper  and God’s Big Story Cards, Karen has been engaged in ministry with children since she was a kid herself and says some of her favorite people are 4 years old. Karen and her husband Ron have four daughters and live in Kitchener, Ontario.