Children

Catechesis News

October 2018 So much is going on in Catechesis! The little ones are learning about the items that go on the altar in Service, the geography of Israel (Yes! We teach them geography!), the parable of the Good Shepherd and other lessons. Levels 2 and 3 are learning the BIG lessons of the Ribbon work…

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Camp WinShape 2018

The date will forever be etched in my memory: June 28, 2017. On that date, my son’s counselor, Caroline, eagerly pulled me aside at camper pick-up to share with me that my son had “something really special to share with me.” In his sweet, six-year-old way, he tried to explain that at camp that day,…

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The Way We Do Things Around Here

Have you ever gone to someone else’s home, expected one thing, and been asked to do something completely different? Something completely…weird? My best friend growing up, Lindsey, didn’t watch TV. Like, ever. Her family didn’t even have cable. I thought they were the most deprived humans ever, but, realistically, Lindsey didn’t miss TV, and to…

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It Only Takes a Spark

This month, I had the opportunity to chaperone the SCREAM retreat. (Students Celebrating and Rejoicing Enthusiastically in the Almighty Messiah). We took eighty five 4th- and 5th-grade students into the North Georgia Mountains to enjoy a weekend of worship, fellowship, and a whole lot of fun. Voluntarily signing up to chaperone a trip like this…

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MB Kids Gather and Grow During Holy Week

Mt. Bethel is intentionally focused on three core values: Gather. Go. Grow. This keeps every event and activity focused and ensures that each one supports the Mt. Bethel Vision of Greater: to love like Christ so that our lives, our city, and the world are transformed for the glory of God. During Holy Week, the MB…

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What Happens on the Easter Walk?

What is the Easter Walk? This year, MB Kids would love to partner with you and introduce the Easter Walk on Wednesday, March 21, from 5:30-7pm. This interactive, educational, outdoor Lenten journey will focus on the last week of Jesus’ life on earth. The walk is comprised of stations depicting the Easter story and includes…

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Catechesis February News

This month, as we prepare ourselves for the Lenten season, each of the levels in Catechesis is focused on Parables of the Kingdom of God. We want to explore what the Kingdom of God is like, and why we want to be a part of it. In Matthew 13:10-13, 16-17: His disciples came and asked…

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How Kindness Can Move

As the Administrative Assistant for Children’s Ministry for nearly 15 years, I have done a lot of different things, but not a lot of hands-on planning for teaching the lessons. I am loving my new role on the media team for KidCity. I get to share the vision for communicating our monthly focus, delve into…

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