CHILDREN’S Ministries

9:00 am 
Beginning in the sanctuary during worship, children ages 3 through 5th grade are invited to leave for Kid’s Worship during the service.  Celebrate Wonder curriculum is used during first service worship. Children join their families back in the sanctuary during communion. 


10:15 – 11:00 am
Preschoolers through 5th graders experience Bible stories using a curriculum where they rotate weekly between drama, science experiments, games and mission projects.
Two Sundays monthly 
3:45 – 5:15 pm
2nd – 5th graders gather for fellowship and fun! Join us for an afternoon of activities and games, and the occasional field trip!  Our favorite trips include Gage Park Zoo, bowling, and the pumpkin patch!
JYF Youth Group Calendar


Children’s Chimes Practice
Two Sundays monthly – 5:15 to 6 pm
Chimes is for 2nd to 5th graders and they practice following JYF Youth Group.  
Chimes provide music in worship throughout the school year. 


6:00 – 7:15 pm
October through December 3 year-olds and up prepare for the Children’s Christmas program. Spring musical practice is February through April. Shine meets in the kids area in the Sanctuary basement.
Nursery Care 
Sundays 8:45 – 11:15 am
Our nursery provides a safe, loving and fun environment for parents and children alike. Conveniently located on the main floor of the church just east of Unity Hall, the nursery is open through each of our Sunday morning services.
Help us keep our children healthy.
Please do not bring children to the nursery
until they have been fever free for 24 hours. 
We do not distribute medication to any child in our care.
Please report allergies to our nursery staff. 
If you have questions or
would like more information:
Contact Donna Schultz, Associate Minister for Children and Youth, in the church office at 785-272-4290 about our children’s ministries
at First Christian Church.