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Lynn Van Nice
Children’s Ministries Coordinator
406-442-5643
email: lvannice@stpaulshelena.org
 
For Our Wonderful Volunteers
Risk Management Training
Thursday, August 30 @ 5:30 – 6:45
Rm. 208 in SWP
Sunday, September 9 @ 12:15 – 1:30 
Rm. 208 in SWP
 
Please pick one to attend. This training is a must for all volunteers working with children and youth to satisfy insurance needs for the safety of our children and volunteers. Postcards will be sent as reminders.
If you have questions please call Lynn at 442-5643.
 
 

 

Children’s Ministry

Promiseland Classes:

(Sunday School) are held from 9:45 – 10:45 AM in Susanna’s Place from September  – May. If you are interested in finding out more about them, please contact Lynn Van Nice at 442-5643. 
• Promiseland classes are beginning September 16. All children 3 years old thru 5th grade are invited to join us on Sunday mornings from 9:45-10:45 AM in Susanna’s Place. PL offers, games, music, snacks, Bible stories, crafts and good times with friends. I hope you will join us. Our teachers are in place, now all we need is YOU!
 
Nursery: 
The nursery is available for children from birth thru four years from 8:30 – 9:30 AM and 10:45 – Noon.  The nursery is located in Susanna’s Place, Room 106. There you will find Phyllis Michelson and volunteers who love spending time with your children. 

 

DURING WORSHIP:

Sunday Church Service:

Our 11:00 AM Sunday Service offers a Children’s Time with Pastor Patti Agnew or Pastor Sami Pack-Toner.  Also check out our Kidsword Bags for children during the Church Service.
 
Godly Play:
 
This program is offered to children Kindergarten through 5th grade at the 11 AM Sunday service during the sermon. Volunteers accompany your child(ren) to Susanna’s Place (Rooms 201 or 203) for interactive Bible Stories and activities. Please pick up your child(ren) promptly after church.
 
Mystery Moments is here during the Summer ONLY:
During the 11 AM service – occupy the children with crafts, free play, games and lots of fun for the children.  Mystery Moments will return for the summer months to occupy your children during the sermon portion of the service. You will find your children and Mystery Moments volunteers having fun on the playground next to the parking lot during warm summer days. If the weather is cold and rainy we will be in room #203 of Susanna Wesley Place.  
•  Mystery Moments will be changing to Godly Play on September 16. After Children’s Time at the 11 AM service, your children will be escorted over to Susanna’s Place, room 203 or 201, to share a Bible story and do a art project responding to the Bible story. Our storytellers and doorkeepers are ready and waiting to greet you!

 

ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN TO LOOK FORWARD TO DURING THE YEAR INCLUDE:
 
  • Bible Sunday – the giving of Bibles to our 3rd Graders 
  • Advent and Lent Children’s Choir
  • The Christ Child’s Birthday Celebration 
  • The Children’s Christmas Eve Pageant – December 24, 2018
  • Super Ice Cream Sundae 
  • Pretzel Sunday 
  • Craft Sunday – April 15, 2018
  • Godly Play Art Show
  • Summer Camp – June 11 – 14, 2018
  • Wednesday Night Dinner Activities and Childcare