Children's Ministries

2015-2016 Calendar of Events for children in grades 1 - 5

Worship Workshops for Second Graders and Parents
On November 1, 8 and 15, second graders and their parents are invited to a series of three Worship Workshops from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in S300, the adult choir room. The workshops will include music, crafts, and games as second graders learn about congregational worship and develop skills for children’s participation in worship. Families are encouraged to attend all three sessions. Register online or by calling Tonya Higgins at 919-834-3425, ext. 216. On November 15 at the 11:00 a.m. service, the children will be formally welcomed as participants in worship and will receive personal Bibles. Questions? Contact Tracey Daniel.

5th Connection
Join us for the 5th Connection.
Find more about 5th Connection here.

Come visit The Way Station, White Memorial’s family-friendly spirituality center located in S104. The Way Station will be open from September through November, with new, interactive stations designed to enrich faith journeys for young children and their caregivers. The fall theme is “Miracles of the Bible.” Bring your children anytime for peaceful learning and prayer-filled fun. Directions for enjoying this very special place are posted throughout the room.
Do you want to help your child grow in faith at home? Come join us for 30 minutes on Wednesday beginning at 6:15 p.m. in K100 for a take home devotional activity. Children age 3 through 5th grade are invited to come to this faith formation activity along with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. Classes will be held each Wednesday in October and November 3rd and 10th. Come for one session or all six. There is childcare available by reservation for children younger than 3 years old. Questions? Email Tracey Daniel.

Milestone Ministry Bowl Making Event for Adults

Come make a small bowl out of oven-bake clay to hold the milestone markers that your child has or will be receiving in the future. The event will be held on Sunday, October 18. Find more here
. Food Drive & CROP Walk

3 Ways to Serve
Bring canned food to crates in the WMPC Connector throughout the fall (for NC Food Bank)
Participate in the CROP Walk on Church in Action Sunday
Raise money for CROP -- Pick up a CROP Walk packet from the brick patio on October 11 or 18

CROP Walk Details
When: Sunday, October 25; register from 3:00 to 4:00, walk starts at 4:00
Where: Broughton High School parking lot
Why: Fun, fitness, fellowship, and feeding the hungry
Distance: 3.3 miles or 2.3 miles (your choice)

CROP Walks are community-wide events sponsored by Church World Service to raise funds to end hunger in the U.S. and around the world.


Who?              First - Fifth Graders
When?            Saturday, November 7, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Where?          Jellybeans at 1120 Buck Jones Road
How much?    $3.00 admission including regular skates
                       $1.00 extra for roller blades
                       Money for game machines and refreshments, if you wish.

New this fall,
BOATLOADS of fun for everyone!

Come and sail away
with us on

White Memorial’s
Children’s Church School

at 9:30 a.m.
Age 2 through 4th grade

Midsummer Celebrations-2015

2015 Children’s Church School Offering Project

Our children's Church School offering has fed 1,431 hungry people at $.25 a meal through Stop Hunger Now! is a Safe Sanctuary Community  We are called to create a community of faith where children, youth and adults grow safe and strong. God calls us to make our church community a safe place, protecting children and youth from sexual abuse. In response to this challenge, WMPC has developed a Safe Sanctuary protection policy.

The Timeline of Children's Ministries describes activities you and your child can experience at White Memorial.