Christian Education

We offer in person and online Christian Education Opportunities

Christian Education Opportunities

We have opportunities for all ages - both in person and online.

Sunday at 9:30 a.m. - Sunday School

Adult Classes

Questors Class – Meets in the office area classroom (Adults middle-aged and older. Traditional Quarterly Study)

Looking Glass Class – Meets in the Upper Room (behind plants in entry area) (Adults middle-aged and older. book and video studies)

Faith Connection  – Meets in the North Classroom (off of the sanctuary) (Adults 18-40.  A safe space to hear and ask questions.)

Children’s Classes

Seedlings – a nursery for children birth to 36 months (songs, stories, guided play)

Lil’ Sprouts – a toddler room for 3-5 year olds (songs, stories, and guided play)

Sprouts – 6-8 years old (standard curriculum)

Saplings – 9-11 years old (standard curriculum)

Youth

Youth assist in the Sprouts and Saplings Children’s classes during Sunday School.  (We require youth to be at least 5 years older than the age group with which they are helping.)

 

 

Christian Education Sunday Afternoon

Zoom Bible Study – adult Bible study that meets at 5:30 p.m. Sunday afternoons on Zoom. Sign up HERE.

Combined Youth Group – Meets downstairs in youth area (high school and middle school youth)

 

Other Learning Opportunities

Family of Faith – a midweek time for Christian education for children, youth, and adults from September to April.  Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. includes a light supper)

Online Opportunities 

Children’s Church is on the Family Ministries Facebook page Sunday’s at 10:30 a.m.

Children’s Bible Study is on Zoom Sunday evening at 7:30 p.m. For more information ask Laci Young.

Youth Zoom is Sunday evenings t 8 p.m.  For more information ask Laci Young.

Adult Zoom study is Sunday afternoon at 5:30 p.m.  To sign up fill out this connect card.

 

 

Membership Classes

Confirmation – For youth age 13-18, we offer confirmation classes which  teach the youth about faith, the church, and what it means to be a disciple and a member.  If you would like your student to take confirmation class, please email the pastor.

For adults we have:

A Disciple’s Path (six weeks in the fall) Sign Up Here

A Disciple’s Heart (six weeks in the spring) Sign Up Here

A Disciple’s Path is an introduction to what it means to be a United Methodist.  A Disciple’s Heart continues the faith formation more deeply.

Summer Happenings

Camps – are offered for children from First Grade to Graduated Seniors.  Ask Laci Young about dates and cost.

Messy Church – from 2 to 4 p.m. the second Sunday of the month in June, July and August.  Two hours of crafts, games, food, and lots and lots of fun for kids of all ages!

Virtual Vacation Bible School – Last year’s virtual VBS was a blast, so we are doing it again this year July 19th-23rd.  More info to come

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