What's Happening & More! 11.15.2017

First United Methodist Church Trussville Children's Ministry

NEXT Care & Share Sunday is November 26th

Sunday, November 26th all 5k-5th graders will come together during the Sunday school hour for a Care & Share event in the 1/2 grade classroom.


We will be filling 100 Christmas stockings for the homeless. Socks, gum, toothpaste & toothbrushes, candy, gloves, etc. Then our BridgeBuilders team will distribute them in December when serving breakfast to folks at Church of the Reconsilor.

Save the Date Lock In 12.1.17

It's time for a lock in!!!

Friday, December 1st we are a hosting a Blacklight party Christmas Lock-In starting at 6:30 p.m. for all 5K-5th graders of the church, KidsFirst and their friends. We'll kick off the night with a pizza supper and then the fun begins!


Pick up time will be Saturday, December 2nd by 8 a.m. We will have a Friday evening checkout at 10 p.m. for those unable to spend the night. Please note at sign up if your child will be leaving on Friday night.


In order to ensure the safety of all children we will be able to accommodate up to 75 children. This helps with liability and upholding Safe Sanctuary policy.


VOLUNTEER NOTE: PLEASE CONTACT BETH IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING FOR THE LOCK IN. SAFE SANCTUARY TRAINING AND BACKGROUND CHECKS WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ALL CHAPERONES. WE NEED VOLUNTEERS TO SPEND THE NIGHT AND FOR CLEAN UP.


Sign your child up and to volunteer below.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0549ACAA23AB9-childrens

Wednesday Night activities for kids 11.15.2017

Wednesday Night Explore Elementary agers meet from 6:00-7:15pm in the Movie Room upstairs in the children's building. Right now we are learning the books of the Bible using some simple hand motions. The goal is the Wednesday AFTER Thanksgiving we'll be able to say all 66 books of the Bible from memory and have a general idea of what each book is about. CHILDREN WILL NEED THEIR BIBLES. We will have a Books of the Bible Challenge. Kids that can recite the Books of the Bible in order by heart will receive a $10 Five Below gift card.


5th Grade Small group is this week! Meet in your Sunday school room at 6:15 pm with Lacie and Haver. We are all God's masterpiece--this means you!


PARENTS OF PRESCHOOLERS AND 5Kers: Cherub Choir will not meet again until AFTER Thanksgiving. However, they will have fun time on the First Floor of the Children's Building from 6-7 p.m.


Children's Handchimes meet in the afternoon in the Handbell Room. For more info contact Kelley Clegg Neal at kelleynote@gmail.com.

  • 1st/2nd graders meet from 3:45-4:15 p.m.
  • 3rd grade through youth meet 4:15-5:00 p.m.


Joyful Noise Children's Choir not meeting this week BUT REMEMBER you are singing this Sunday, November 19th at 8:30 a.m. service. Parents check your email with info from Karen.


Childcare is available for nursery agers on Wednesday nights starting at 6 p.m.

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