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Children and Youth

Children's Ministry

Mission

To raise a Godly generation we are committed to loving each child and creating a variety of purposeful learning experiences using scripture as our foundation and guide.

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Schedule for January to June 2017, calendar format

Schedule for January to June 2017, list format

Standard programs or classes throughout the year:

  • Every Sunday morning we provide Nursery care for children 4 weeks to 3 years old as well as Sunday School and Children's Church for 4 year olds to 5th graders. For Sunday School and Children's Church we currently use What's In the Bible? Old Testament Church Edition Curriculum. Kids who attend both SS and CC get an alternate activity/game/craft at CC time.
  • Every Wednesday from January 11 – May 10, 2017 (minus April 5 for Spring Break) and September 13 – December 6 (minus last two Wednesday in November), 2017 we have NOURISH Wednesdays which includes church family dinner at 5:30 and small groups for adults, youth and children at 6:30. Children's options for Winter session in planning, topics to be announced.
  • Monthly from October to April (minus December) Children's Ministry staff hosts Kids' Fun Nights from 5:00-9:00 on the second Saturday of the month while parents attend a 20 minute program on Family Faith Formation in the Memorial Room and then pick kids up later. Babies, toddlers and kids are separated in to two to three age groupings and can expect to eat dinner together, drive ride on cars/scooters, play with toys/games, do a craft and watch a movie.
  • Several times a year we award kids with good attendance at Children's Ministry activities with Attendance Award outings or ability to "buy" prizes with points.
  • Annually we treat kids to events like Bunny Breakfast, Vacation Bible School, local mission trips, Christian Treating, and Birthday Party for Jesus.
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