Guppies and Tweens

Children’s Ministries

Please ask one of our friendly volunteers about all of our Children’s Ministries! They will be happy to recommend the best learning environment for your child, accompany you to the correct room, and introduce you to the wonderful people teaching your child. 

 

Elementary Children (Ages 6-11)

hand_thumbnail.jpg (74x100)pxElementary K.I.D.S. Church (Know, Impact, Disciple, Share)9:45am: Your kids won’t want to miss this program! Children ages 6-11 years old gather together for an engaging, relevant, and hands-on lesson from the Bible! Bible stories are brought to life and kids get to experience God's Word first-hand through music, games, art, and theater. K.I.D.S. Church meets in the Fellowship Hall on the main level of the church building.

Children’s Message: Children will engage with God's Word during the Children's Message offered at the beginning of the 8:30am and 11:00am services in the main sanctuary. Following the 11:00am children’s message, the children will be led from the main sanctuary to the Fellowship Hall for W.O.W. Worship Our Way. The Fellowship Hall is located on the main level of the church building, directly across from the main sanctuary

W.O.W. (Worship Our Way)During 11:00am Church Worship Service: Children ages 6-11 years old gather together in the fellowship hall to learn biblical truths through singing, games, multimedia, demonstrations, and other fun teaching methods with a WOW factor! Kids get to be kids, while also gaining opportunities for the Word of God to be planted in their hearts. This group gathers directly after the Children's Message during the 11am service. The children will be led from the main sanctuary to the Fellowship Hall. The Fellowship Hall is located on the main level of the church building, directly across from the main sanctuary. Please pick up your child in the Fellowship Hall after service. 

Nursery (Ages 0-2) 

8:30am, 9:45am, 11:00am Nursery: Loving childcare is provided in the nursery for children ages 0-2 during both church worship services (8:30am & 11am) & Sunday School (9:45am)! The Nursery is located on the lower level of the church building.

Pre-K – Kindergarten (Ages 3-5)

9:45am Sunday School: Children ages 3-5 years old learn about the Bible in creative ways! Along with Bible stories, there are planned times for craft activities, play time, and music. This class has consistent teachers in order to create a secure and familiar atmosphere. The Sunday School rooms are located on the lower level of the church building.

11:00am Church Worship Service: Children ages 3-5 years old get their wiggles out through creative play time, music, crafts, puppets, and hearing an age-appropriate and engaging Bible story. Teachers provide loving instruction and discipleship to this young age group in a really fun environment! The Sunday School rooms are located on the lower level of the church building. 

                             

 

Kids on a Mission (Ages 4-11): This group of children and families meets on the 1st and 3rd Sunday’s of the month. During the first Sunday of the month they will work together on a local or international missions project at the church and learn why they are compelled to put their faith HBDayJ_Puppet_Thumbnail_small.png (225x67)pxinto action. On the third Sunday of the month this group will gather for a fun event outside of the church, but always being mindful they are on a mission to share God’s love. Please check out the church calendar to see what this group is up to this month!

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