Nursery is available for our infants and toddlers up to age two during our 9:20 am service and infants and children up to age five during our 11:00 am service. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade will begin in the service with their families at our 9:20 am service. At a special time during the service, they will be dismissed to their Sunday School classes. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade will attend Children's Church during the 11:00 am service.
Children, age 2 through grades 5, have an opportunity to participate in Pioneer Clubs during our mid-week ministry on Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. The purpose of Pioneer Clubs is to help children put Christ in every aspect of life by recognizing him as Savior and Lord and developing a lifestyle based on biblical values.The goals of Pioneer Clubs are to enable children to form healthy relationships, grow as whole persons, to enter into a personal relationship with Christ and to know His Word, and to enable adults to understand children and help them develop. Children are welcome to join throughout the school year. Pick up an application in the church office. Scholarships are available by request.
Little Lambs Playgroup
Our weekly playgroup meets Mondays from 11:15 am to noon in the Orange Room. During circle time young children are introduced to the Bible stories about God and his Son, Jesus along with wonderful Praise songs. This is a great time for you and your child to fellowship with others. Invite your friends and enjoy the fun! There is no cost for this program. Contact Kim for more information.
SaturDads is a great opportunity for dads to take the kids out on a Saturday morning, play on our playground and hang out. It’s also a great way to give the moms a little free-time too! Morning refreshments are provided. SaturDads is the third Saturday of each month from 9:00 to 11:00 am. Contact Todd Runkle for more information.
Good News Club
Good News Club® is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which trained volunteers meet with children with their parent’s permission in an after-school Bible club. This action-packed time also includes songs, Scripture memory, a mission story, and other activities focused on the lesson’s theme. We have the privilege of serving at both Orange Grove Elementary & Madeira Beach Fundamental.
This is a special Easter event on Wednesday, March 28, from 5:30-7:30 pm for everyone in the community. We will have pony rides, a petting zoo, inflatables, face painting, egg hunts, refreshments, and more. Egg hunts are scheduled throughout the event by age and grade.
A great opportunity for ALL third-fifth grade students to get a taste of camping. We will be going to Cedarkirk Camp and Conference Center, April 13-14. Kids will glide on zip-lines, challenge themselves on the climbing wall, celebrate during worship, and play in the river. Campers stay with leaders in rustic cabins after a late evening camp fire including singing, storytelling, and s’mores.
Vacation Bible School
All children and students from age three through fifth grade are invited to Vacation Bible School. This year, VBS will be June 11 - 15 from 8:45 am to 12:30 pm. More information to come!
SPORTS MINISTRY CAMP
We are offering a high energy, Bible-based sports camp where campers will learn how to reach a higher standard of playing and living. This year's sports camp will be June 18 - 22 from 9:00 am to 12:15 pm for children kindergarten through fifth grade. More information to come!