Children and Worship
Nurseries for the very young are provided at all three services. See Childcare/Nursery for more information.
During the 9:30 worship hour, children are encouraged to participate in Church School classes
Welcoming Children to the Lord's Supper Workshop
Children in third, fourth, and fifth grades and their parents participate in our Welcoming Children to the Lord's Supper Workshop on two Sundays during the year. The next workshop will be in the fall of 2014.
Questions? Contact Tracey Daniel 919-834-3425, ext. 247
The Child’s Way with Godly Play -- 11:00 Childcare for Age-Levels 3 and 4
This children’s ministry program cares for age-level 3 and 4 children whose families attend 9:30 Church School and stay for 11:00 worship. The Child’s Way features variety of spiritual formation activities to help young children grow in relationship to God and learn to worship. Beginning September 8 and running through the Sunday before Memorial Day. Contact Gwen Whiteman.
At 11:00 worship, kindergarteners and first graders (second graders through November) are present through A Time with the Younger Church. After this, they exit with designated leaders to the Children in Worship class (located in L215) for worship-related activities. Lynn Springfield, staff.
The Blessings Room --
A Children's Spirituality Center
Located in L208/9, The Blessings Room is:
- A place to read, relax, and refresh
- A place to be with God
- A place to enjoy God’s gift of food
- A place to discover more about prayer
- A place to come and know that God loves you – very, very much
On November 10, 17, and 24, second graders and their parents participated in a series of three Worship Workshops.