For creative ideas on spiritually leading your family, visit Home Front Magazine. We also have printed magazines available each month at the Kids Welcome Center and in the Nursery Building. Also remember to check our Parenting Resource area in the Lower School Building for a variety of books and resources that change every few weeks and our Family Worship Guide.
UPCOMING EVENTS AND HAPPENINGS
All parents with kids, from birth through 6th grade, are invited to join Kids Ministry on Sunday, September 15th for an opportunity to learn what’s happening in Kids Ministry as we kick-off our Fall programming for the year!
Come enjoy a yummy breakfast, meet staff and volunteers, hear an overview of our philosophy of ministry and receive a calendar with all upcoming 2019-2020 events! We will also introduce the Kids Ministry Discipleship Pathway plan and offer tools on how to engage in it with your kids.
Old Hickory Blvd: 10-10:50 a.m.
Music Row: 10:15-10:45 a.m.
Cool Springs: 11-11:30 a.m.
Join our team!
We would love for you to join our Volunteer team to meet the increasing need for our growing Kids Ministry! We have so many different ways you can participate: teaching, small group leading, hospitality, set-up/breakdown, parties and more! All gifts and schedule preferences are welcomed and celebrated!
In September, our 2 and 3-year-olds will go back to the beginning as we learn that “God Made the World” and “God Made People.”
We are encouraging our kids to memorize Scripture. This is the verse we are working on this month during programming and hope you will review it at home too.
Our Remember Verse for this quarter is Genesis 1:1
In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.
PRE-K & KINDERGARTEN
We are encouraging our kids to memorize Scripture. This is the verse we will be working on this month during Kid’s Church and CORE and hope you will review it at home too.
Our Remember Verse for August and September is Genesis 1:31.
And God saw everything that he had made, and behold, it was very good.
In September, we will be learning that “God Is Creator,” “God Created Me,” “God Is Redeemer” and “God Is a Covenant Keeper.” We will also be learning New City Catechism Questions 1.
We are encouraging our kids to memorize Scripture. This is the verse we will be working on this month during CORE and hope you will review it at home too.
Our Remember Verse for September is Hebrews 9:27.
And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment.
During CORE first through third grade will be reviewing The Big God Story and learn that God Is Eternal and God Is a Covenant Keeper.
In Elementary Message we are continuing to learn about the elements of worship while focusing on Tithes and Offerings, Church Membership and Reading of the Word. We will be reviewing New City Catechism Questions 36 - 37.
We welcome the new fourth graders as they officially begin their Catechism Capstone class! They will begin walking through the 52 New City Catechism Questions starting with Questions 1 -5 in the month of September.
Mark your calendars: The first 4th-grade party is September 29th! Details to follow soon.
4th graders meet in Room 221 and check themselves in and out.
5TH AND 6TH GRADE
We are starting a new series called Be Brave and we would love for your kids to join us and invite their friends! We will be learning how we can be brave, strong, confident, and bold because God is with us.
Mark your calendars! The first #56 party will be on September 22nd from 2- 4 p.m. This is a great way for your 5th and 6th graders to connect with other students and invite their friends to join. More details to come.
September 8 – Vision Sunday/Fall CORE Begins
September 15 – Fall Kickoff
November 10 - Family Picnic