Sunday mornings (10:45) is Sunday school for all ages. See Nursery for children under 2 years old or Early Childhood for children aged 2 through 4. Pre K (age 4 by 8/31 of the current year), Kindergarten and 1st Grade enjoy the hour learning Bible stories, crafts and song using The Gospel Story curriculum. 2nd-5th Grade enjoy KidsConnect where they participate in large group teaching and small group interactive time using The Gospel Story Elementary curriculum. KidsConnect runs during the academic school year. See below for more details about this learning opportunity.
At the 9:00am hour Sunday School is offered for PreK-Kindergarten. Children go directly to their classroom after checking in. During this hour the children are studying Children Desiring God curriculum. Parents pick up their children directly at the classroom.
Wednesday evenings: Children PreK through 6th grade can attend the AWANA program, a nondenominational ministry that helps churches worldwide raise children and youth to know, love and serve Christ. AWANA is held during New Life's Family Night, on Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 8:00pm. Families can begin the evening as early as 5pm with dinner. While parents/caregivers participate in Bible Studies/Choir/AWANA/Youth Group here at New Life, children can be in the nursery or the AWANA program depending on their age. The AWANA programs begins in September and continues until early May.
Summertime Sunday mornings: (10:45) Children ages PreK-completed 5th grade can participate in Summer. During the summer the Nursery for children under 2 years old or Early Childhood for children aged 2 through 4 continues as described above.
Sunday KidsConnect (PreK - 5th Grade) @ 10:45am
To partner with parents to love, pray for and teach the children of New Life Church about the character and purpose of the sovereign, triune God through His revelation in the Bible in a way that encourages them to personally know Him as their Savior and to develop a daily walk of growing love, submission and dependence on Him that results in a lifetime of joyful worship and service to Him. KidsConnect runs during the academic school year.
Curriculum: The Gospel Story
www.gospelstoryforkids.com by The New Growth Press
What We Do:
PreK (age 4 as of 8/31 of ministry year) go directly to their classroom at 10:45am. They also study using The Gospel Story curriculum. Parents pick up their children directly at their classroom.
Worship Time of Singing (Kindergarten – 5th)
Kindergarten - 5th Grade meet at 10:45am in Eagle Court for a time of singing and worship.
Application and Prayer Time
Kindergarten-1st and 2nd-3rd: Go to classrooms for engaging teaching, application and prayer in a quite, small group setting where teachers can get to know the kids in a quiet atmosphere. They return to the gym for pick-up.
4th-5th: Large Group Teaching Time—Presents truth from God’s word in a visual, interactive way to engage children in learning. Children are divided into small groups in classrooms where teachers lead them through questions, discussion and prayer to encourage an understanding of how to apply the truths from the lesson to their lives. They return to the gym for pick-up.