Southminster is a wonderful community for all ages, including children and families, who learn, play, and worship together each week! We would love to have your children join us for any of our activities.
Nursery care (newborn-3yrs): Nursery care is offered on Sunday mornings during Sunday School and worship. Children will be introduced to Bible stories through the Wee Ones curriculum.
Sunday School (8:45 – 9:45AM Sundays)
Location: Room 225
For Preschool and older
In this multi-age Sunday School, children will join together as one class and use the Shine: Being God’s People multiage curriculum. They will be studying stories from the first church and the first families in Genesis. This class will be led by Cindy Battelle and Holly Woods.
Children and Worship (following Children’s Time during Sunday Worship Service)
Location: Room 225
For ages 4 through 3rd grade
Children will hear a biblical story and respond to the story with a variety of mediums. In the event of baptism or communion, children will return to the Sanctuary and sit together. Parents are to pick their children up following worship.
Pastoral Care for children is offered by our pastors and through blessing ministries. We seek to be a congregation that cares for all ages. If we can support your children and family during times of stress or other difficulty, please talk to one of our staff.
Vacation Bible School Stay tuned for more details regarding VBS 2018
Growth Group For Parents (Sundays, 8:45 – 9:45AM)
Location: Room 205 (Adult Lounge)
After dropping your kids off at Sunday School, join with other parents in fellowship for an hour. There will be coffee, laughter, and time for learning and reflection. This group will follow the Sunday school calendar (Sept – May) and meet during Sunday School hours. Nursery care will be provided for children under 4 years old. Contact Adrienne or Kevin Dickson for more details.
Mom 2 Mom Fellowship for Moms and a time to discuss the struggles of parenting and raising our children within the Christian faith. Childcare is provided in the Nursery. Meets 2nd and 4th Fridays September- May.
Parents’ Night Out This is an opportunity for parents to get a free evening out on a regular basis while the children have a fun evening at Southminster. Parents' Night Out is once a month from 6:30 – 9:00pm. Children can bring their own sack dinner or fast food. The littlest ones will hang out in the nursery while the older kids (usually 3 years and up) play in the CFC. Available 3rd Friday of the month Sept – May. The first Southminster Parents’ Night Out for 2017/2018 is on Friday, September 15.
Questions? If you need more information or have questions, please contact Erin Dickerson, Interim Director of Children’s Ministries (firstname.lastname@example.org). You can also follow Southminster Presbyterian Church on Facebook for pictures and updates of children’s activities.