Let’s Get Ready For Camp

Have you noticed that summer break is only a few weeks away?  I must say, I’m excited for the change of pace and all our adventures!  With summer break comes camp!  I do hope you are planning for your 3rd-12th grade children to go.  We have PASSPORTkids! Camp for 3rd – 6th graders and PASSPORTchoices…

Handprint Happenings

Several years ago Patsy Simmons painted a tree on my office wall so that I could invite the children and youth to add their handprints as the leaves of the tree.  I have enjoyed seeing this beautiful scene each day.  It is a daily reminder of our young people who bless our congregation with their…

Answered Prayers

Good things are happening with our Young Adult Sunday School class!  They have had good attendance and quality discussion of current events from a biblical perspective over the last few weeks.  I hope you will be in prayer for them as they continue to come together as a group seeking God’s guidance.  The class invites…

Surprise Lenten Blessing

Sunday morning, I led the children out of the sanctuary to go to Children’s Worship as I always do.  This time I expected much of the same routine as we always follow.  We sing a few hymns and discuss their meaning.  We take up the offering.  We discuss what happens in worship before the children…

A Giving Heart

Sunday was a big day for many reasons.  Among them were the children singing and playing handbells in worship. I love to hear and see the children offer their talents in worship as I am sure you do as well.  To be led in worshiping God by our children is a special gift and I…