Children & Family Ministry
Sunday School Weekly Email 12/10

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Tune into worship on the Sugar River Facebook Page or YouTube Channel! Worship starts at 9:30 AM on Sunday.

Sunday School at Home
Lessons for preschool and elementary are below.
Preschool (ages 3&4)
This week, we will hear the story of Christmas. You can find it on pages 266-76 in your Beginner's Bible.

This video will premiere on Sunday at 9am on Facebook & Youtube.

Elementary (ages 5-4th grade) 
two options for this age group
Digging Into Foundations of Faith - Christmas Lessons
We'll be talking about joy and hear about the shepherds.

This video will premiere on Sunday at 9am on Youtube. Check your email on Sunday morning for the link.
Core for Kids!
This week, we'll join Ms Judy with another Aashka sled dog story! We'll learn about another good core value.
This video premieres on Facebook and YouTube Sunday evenings at 6pm.

🎄 Advent 🎄
Gingerbread House Decorating!
Hope you join us in the annual gingerbread house event! Create a gingerbread house at home (whether that's buying a pre-built, baking one, creating it out of legos, cardboard or however you'd like!), decorate it, and send us a picture of your wonderful gingerbread house! 

Please email photos HERE or post them to social media through Facebook or Instagram by December 17th. Make sure to tag us so we see it - Facebook (@SugarRiverUMC) or Instagram (#sugarriverchurch). We'll compile them all together, so we can see each others houses! 

There will also be an opportunity to vote for your favorite houses and a fun Christmas gift for the winners. There will be 4 age ranges: Preschool; Elementary; Middle School and High School; Adults
Christmas Spectacular Reprise this Sunday at 6:30PM
This year feels very different, but Christmas will still be Spectacular! Listen in as Erin & Pastor Gary share all the fun details! Tune in on Facebook or YouTube this Sunday, 12/13 at 6:30pm.

The pick up dates have been extended. You can pick up the gifts & your Merry Mail (preschool - elementary) this coming week on Tuesday and Thursday from
9am - noon at church. They are right inside the first doors, on the left.
Sweet ADVENTure
What a wonderful morning we had together at the cupcake event! Thank you all for such a sweet morning and thanks Brittany Meagher for teaching us all things cupcake decorating!
Faith Action
Advent Devotional Week 2
This week's Advent Devo is about Love in Bethlehem.
Please email with any questions!