Children’s Ministries

The Children’s Ministry at McEachern Memorial UMC is dedicated to serving and ministering to the children and families of this community. We believe children are important in God’s kingdom and are to be welcomed in His church.

It is our prayer to nurture each child into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. We want to be in partnership with families in guiding children and equipping parents in teaching their children to grow in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

Children have many opportunities to participate in programs and activities where they can feel God’s love and presence. It is our prayer that these programs will help guide and support families in their faith journey.

Register for Upcoming Events

Fall Gathering

DATE: Sunday, October 27th
TIME: 5:00-7:00 pm

Games, inflatables, food trucks,
trunk-or-treat and more!
Bring a bag for treats, wear a
kid-friendly costume, and invite your neighbors!

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Trunk-or-Treat

Faith Milestone: Bread and Juice Class

DATE: Wednesday, November 6th
TIME: 5:45-6:30 pm
LOCATION: Room F115

Kindergarten and First Grade Students.
Children must have a parent accompany them.

Registration

Parenting Relationships and Friendships Dessert Workshop

DATE: Tuesday, November 12th
TIME: 6:00-7:30 pm
LOCATION: Room F147

Parents, grandparents and caregivers are invited to join a discussion of practical ideas to build healthy communication skills as your children navigate the world of relationships and friendships. Members of the Counseling Center and pastoral staff will be joining us.

Free childcare is provided by emailing nursery@mceachernumc.org

Registration

Sunday Mornings

9:30 Sunday School

Children begin each Sunday with an engaging large group time of worship and discovery based upon the Bible lesson of the day before moving to small group study for a deeper dive. Wacky science experiments, skits, songs, videos, games and fun activities await – join us this week and see for yourself!

11:00 Family Worship and Mission Moments

Families are encouraged to worship together in our 11:00 am Traditional Worship service. Children learn to participate in corporate worship, enjoy a Children’s Moment, and are then dismissed to the Treehouse for a weekly mission project. Mission projects include such things as writing notes to shut-ins, packing food for a shelter, wrapping silverware for Must Ministries, making cards for those who are sick, or creating gift bags for visitors to our church. These opportunities are aimed at creating servant hearts in our Children, teaching them to serve others as they grow and mature in their faith.

 

Embrace

Sunday School class 9:30 am – 12:00 pm in room F133

All special needs children and adults are welcome to join us on Sunday mornings for Bible lessons, crafts, and much more. Our classroom in the newly renovated Treehouse is wheelchair accessible and set up with our children in mind. We purposely make our class flexible to accommodate each child’s individual needs.

Find out more

Need to find out more information about some of our children’s ministries? Please contact DeDe Reilly at 770-943-3008 ext. 6039 or dreilly@mceachernumc.org

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