Bonnie Whitaker is the director of our Children's
ministries, and any questions you might have about the
program should be directed to her. Thank you for your
willingness to assist her in working with our young people
to help them grow in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ!
Childrenís Church workers can be the most helpful and
Keep order! Do not
hesitate to stop kids from picking on each other, needlessly
touching each other, talking out of turn, kicking chairs,
etc. Feel free to separate any if they are disrupting the
Assist with experiments, demonstrations, games and
crafts. Instruction will be provided ahead of time if
Join in discussions with personal examples,
especially when showing how God has moved in your own life.
Encourage children and remind them God loves them and has a
plan for their lives.
Be ready to ad lib and/or fill in
times when adult worship is longer than expected.
Besides a Bible lesson each week, we recite a pledge to the
American flag, the Christian flag and the Bible.
our offering in a jar and anxiously wait to see how long it
takes to fill the jar. When the jar is filled (usually about
8 weeks) we vote as a class where we want the money to go.
It always goes to help children somewhere in the world with
food, water, school supplies, sports equipment, Bibles,
mosquito nets, medicine, etc. And we send it through VCF to
a ministry we know and trust, such as Samaritanís Purse,
Feed the Children, Compassion International.
we have upbeat music, crafts, or games
We can be involved
with many other activities such as:
Learning a song on
Practicing for a Christmas skit
for Hallelujah Night (Alternative to Halloween)
Collecting items and later filling shoeboxes for Samaritanís
Praying for each other and needs of the world as
In the Fall we will resume our Whatís in
the Bible series with lessons and video from the New
During the month of December we will have
lessons each week from the Christmas story and learn that
Jesus is more than just a Baby in the manger
we will begin a new series of lessons that are video based
with coordinating activities to reinforce the main theme.
THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR WILLINGNESS TO HELP
KIDS KNOW THAT JESUS LOVES THEM VERY MUCH!
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