Weekly Message from Youth and Children's Ministries
Serve With Us!
Children’s Ministries is only possible with our team of amazing volunteers!

Serving opportunities are available for school-year teams of small group shepherds, greeters and floor coordinators.

If you and/or your youth love kids and are excited to get more involved, now is the perfect time to say, Yes, I’d love to serve

Not sure what role is best for you?
Learn more about serving with Children’s Ministries!
Nursery - 5th Grade
See you Sunday!

Sunday Morning Live!:
9:30 a.m. Sundays.
 RSVP children 6 weeks – grade five for Children’s Programming each week through Aug. 8. 

Starting Aug. 1:
11 a.m. Sundays,
Worship together
as a family.
Activity Bags
available.
Children’s Programming
will continue at 9:30 a.m.
 
Church At Home:
Participate in Children’s Ministries from wherever
you are with our YouTube channel!
Looking Ahead
 
Blessing of the Backpacks
(Sit-Together Sunday) Students and teachers of all ages and grades, join us Aug. 8 in worship to receive a backpack tag and a blessing for the year ahead.
 
Move-up Sunday!
Kick off a brand new year in Children's Ministries on Aug. 15 in our new small groups to match our new school ages and grades! 

Attention Volunteers!
Save the Date:
Aug. 18 annual Children’s Ministries volunteer training. 
How to Calm Your Anxious Child

Anxiety is the most common mental health condition of childhood and adolescence.

Giving your child strategies to battle anxiety can reduce tensions and help your child (and you) feel empowered.
 
Small Blessings Pre-K Enrollment
 
Our Small Blessings Preschool is now enrolling students for their Pre-K4 program. To register your child, please call 813.259.9688.
6th - 12th Grade
Praise Team Building

Join Mac and the rest of the youth who can sing and play an instrument on Sunday from 2- 3:30 p.m.

Get to know one another and discuss what music to learn together this coming year.
Parent Survey
 
Parents - We are in the important process of searching for our next Director of Youth Ministries. This is your opportunity to share. Complete the survey by Tuesday, July 27.

Merge Sunday
 
Society screams “Me, Me, Me”. Students, let’s be “Rebellious”! How can we help paint a different world where selfishness is transformed into selfless acts, sharing God’s love with others?
 
Join us from 4-6 p.m. for games, groups, worship, and maybe even some candy!