Children & Youth Ministries

Our programs are designed to foster the total personal and spiritual growth of each child and youth along with the family. Our ministries seek to draw each child and youth into responsible participation in the life, mission and work of the church.

Our Programs

SUNDAY SCHOOL

 Sundays

September 12, 2021 – May 8, 2022

9:15-10:15 am

Children/Youth age 3** thru 18 

**We ask that children be potty trained before they attend

 

Weekly Procedure:

Children/youth will proceed directly to their rooms (see below) upon arrival. We ask that parents/guardians of children in 2nd Grade and younger accompany their child to his/her room and return to the classroom for pickup. All other children/youth will be dismissed without parents present at 10:15 am unless special arrangements are made.

Where:

Education Wing 2nd Floor

Age 3-Kindergarten: Room 212/213

1st/2nd Grade: Room 210/211

3rd/4th Grade: Room 208/209

5th Grade: Room 206/207

8th Grade: Room 204/205

Basement

6th-7th Grade: Youth Room

PEACE Center

9th-12th Grade: Youth Room

 

 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT LIVE

 Wednesdays

September 8, 2021 – May 8, 2022

1st-5th Grade: 4:00-6:45 pm

Family Time Meal (ALL Ages): 6:00-6:45 pm

6th-12th Grade: 6:00-8:30 pm

Wednesday Night Live is a four-part, midweek program designed for children and youth to come together and share in the many blessings of the Spirit and grow in their faith through Recreation Play, Bible Study, Worship Skills, and a shared Family Time meal.

Weekly Procedure: 

Parents, please bring your children (5th grade and younger) into the building by the office door and sign them in. Sign-in will be located in the entrance to the Fellowship Hall.

All parents, family members, and members of the congregation are welcome and invited to join us for the Family Time meal from 6:00 pm-6:45 pm each Wednesday.

Schedules:

1st & 2nd Grades

4:00-4:30 Recreation

4:30-5:00 Worship Arts (Alleluia Bells)

5:00-5:30 Worship Arts (Alleluia Choir)

5:30-6:00 Bible Study

6:00-6:45 Family Time Meal

 

3rd, 4th, & 5th Grades:

4:00-4:30 Recreation

4:30-5:00 Worship Arts (Praise Choir)

5:00-5:30 Worship Arts (Praise Bells)

5:30-6:00 Bible Study

6:00-6:45 Family Time Meal

 

6th -12th Grades

6:00-6:20 Family Time Meal; dismiss @                      6:45 if not in bells

6:20-6:50 Cal/West Bells

6:50-7:30 Cal/West Vocal Choir

7:30-8:30 Bible Study/Fellowship

 

NURSERY

Sundays

 9:15 am (10:15 am when there is no Sunday School)

Children 5 & Under

Nursery care is available for the little ones while mom or dad enjoy the adult church programs and/or worship at First Presbyterian Church. Child Care for children up to age 5 is provided on Sunday mornings starting at 9:15 am (10:15 am when there is no Sunday School). Well-experienced staff and volunteers, books, games, and toys are just some of our nursery features. Parent pagers are also available for check-out.

 

Questions? Contact Stephanie at 402-462-5147 or stephanie@fpchastings.org.