Children

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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Coming January 7, 2018…

KIDCITY – New for Kids K-5th Grade Sundays, beginning January 7 | 9:30 & 11am | Fellowship Hall At KidCity, children experience Christ’s love in the relationships formed with caring adults and leaders, community groups of peers, and hands-on application of God’s word and principles presented in the Bible. Mt. Bethel Children’s Ministry is excited to…

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I Want to Be the One

“Why did the others forget to say thank you when someone did something nice for them?” The innocence of the question, posed by a kindergartener one recent Sunday morning, struck me the most. It’s as simple as that, right? Say “thank you!” How is it that so many times we forget? We have been talking…

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Welcome New Staff!

You may not have met our newest staff members yet, so here’s your chance to learn a little bit about Matt Lake, Wendy Lake, and Jared Lathem! Wendy Lake, Children’s Ministry Volunteer Coordinator Wendy was born and raised in Pascagoula, Mississippi. She was a make-up artist and stylist before becoming a mom, and after staying…

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Our New Children’s Service

“A city set on a hill cannot be hidden.” Matthew 5:18 Welcome to KidCity, where kids are taught to love Jesus, live like Jesus, and shine His light to others like a “city set on a hill.” At KidCity, children will experience Christ’s love in the relationships formed with caring adults and leaders, community groups of…

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Children’s Ministry Kids Learn How to “Go”

When walking through the Academy building on Sundays, you will see children gathering and growing in their faith in Jesus Christ through programs such as Sunday school, The ‘Burbs worship service, or Catechesis. Last Sunday was a little different, though, because the Children’s Ministry staff challenged the kids to not only gather and grow, but…

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Children Learning the Power of Prayer

In July, the kids in Children’s Worship have been learning to PUSH – Pray Until Something Happens. This past Sunday, they learned how to pray for our missionaries’ safety, families, and ministries. As Ms. Brittany had the kids partner up back-to-back on the floor with arms linked and push into each other to stand together,…

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