Preschool Sunday School Class (3-4 years old)
Children are taught through hands-on activities, songs, Bible stories and drama. They will make new friends and find caring teachers to help them grow their faith.
Noah’s Neighborhood (Pre-K-1st Grade)
Following the Children’s Time during the 10:50 worship service, these children are invited to participate in age-appropriate Bible study activities and related crafts. Parents can pick up their children from the Noah’s Neighborhood classroom after the worship service has ended.
Kinder Choir: 3 years old to 1st Grade
During the Church School hour (9:30-10:30 am) the children are visited by our Music Minister to learn fun, simple songs to perform throughout the year. The Kinder Choir regularly shares their talents during the 10:50 worship service.
Vacation Bible School
Our Vacation Bible School usually takes place in mid June.The children always enjoy this high-energy week of music, dancing and spiritual renewal.
Fridays at First: Movies, Parents Night Out
At various times throughout the year, a prayer tree is place out with envelopes containing pictures of the children of the church along with a prayer calendar. People are asked to take an envelope and to pray for that child and to get to know that child to help their prayers for that child.
First Worship Class
A First Worship Class is taught to kindergarten children. This four-Sunday session in late summer prepares them to enjoy meaningful participation in the worship service with their parents.Through artwork, singing and games they are introduced to the order of worship, many new words they will be hearing along with the meaning of the forgiveness of sins.They enjoy special sessions where they learn about the sacraments of Communion and Baptism.After completion of this class they are formally introduced to the Session and the congregation and receive certificates for their first communion.
Child Protection Training
The safety and comfort of the children in our care is of utmost importance.In order to provide a safe environment, everyone who works with our children/youth is required to take our Child Protection Training class.The class includes a video and literature covering information that each volunteer needs to know.This training is repeated every two years for each volunteer.A criminal background check is completed on each volunteer and updated every five years.