SUNDAY SCHOOL: Sunday School for youth is from 9:00 – 9:50 a.m. The morning starts with a large group opening (games, music and videos)in the auditorium and then students proceed to their age appropriate classroom for further teaching on the week’s Bible story,
TOT TIME: An excellent opportunity for infants through preschoolers (with a parent) to enjoy story time, finger plays and craft time in a Christian environment. Tot time is held quarterly.
LITTLE LAMBS: Little Lambs is for children three years old through Kindergarten. This age group has several holiday parties throughout the year, as well as the opportunity to participate in Tot Time.
LITTLE LUTHERAN CRUSADERS: Little Lutherans is for children in grades 1st – 3rd. This age group has at least one planned activity each month and also enjoys celebrating holidays with parties.
CRAZY KIDS FOR CHRIST: Crazy Kids for Christ is for children in grades 4th – 5th. This age group has at least one monthly activity every month and also celebrates holidays with parties.
MIDDLE SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP: All middle school youth (6th – 8th) are invited to the church at least once a month for fun activities including team building and faith building experiences.
SENIOR HIGH YOUTH GROUP: All high school youth (9th – 12th ) are invited to activities once a month for fun, team building and faith experiences.
FIRST COMMUNION: First Communion training is offered to all second graders or to those kids who may be older but have not received training. Training is held during the spring.
CONFIRMATION: Confirmation, the affirmation of baptism, is open to all youth in seventh and eighth grade. Classes are held on Wednesday evenings under direction of the Pastor.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: Vacation Bible School, also referred to as VBS, is one action packed week during the summer where children from preschool – sixth grade learn about Jesus and Bible stories through songs, crafts, recreation and even snacks!
CUB SCOUTS AND BOY SCOUTS: Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts meet at Grace for their meetings and events, including the Pinewood Derby.
NOAH’S ARK PRE-SCHOOL: Noah’s Ark preschool is a faith based program for 3 – 5 year old children which provides solid kindergarten skills in a loving Christian setting. Noah’s Ark is a state licensed center which has earned a Step Up to Quality award in 2013.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT KID’S CLUBS: Kid’s Clubs meet on Wednesday evenings, during the school year. There is a club for preschoolers – Kindergarten children. There is also a separate club for 1st. – 5th grade children. Both clubs teach Bible stories through stories, crafts, snacks and games.
VOLUNTEERS TO ASSIST YOUTH PROGRAMS: Volunteers are always needed to help out with monthly planned activities, Sunday School, Wednesday night activities, VBS and other special events. Help is always needed for working directly with the youth to provide transportation to and from youth events.