First Assembly of God, Des Moines
Monday, May 20, 2013
Find all the ways for children to get connected below.
Read our Children's Ministry blog.
Download the 2013 camp registration form. Please not you do not need to complete the Parental Consent Form portion if you have already submitted one since September 2012.
SUNDAY - 8:15, 10:00 & 11:00 A.M., WEDNESDAYS - 6:30 P.M.
NURSERY (BIRTH - 24 MONTHS)
location: Nursery Complex
description: First Embrace Nursery volunteers share the warmth and love of Christ with every infant in attendance. Our volunteers make sure to get any special instructions from you regarding feeding, changing and sleeping habits when you drop off your child and are prepared to help with any separation anxiety. The more active children are taught basic concepts about God's loving character.
THE 2’S CLASS
location: Room 211
description: This class meets in a fun room where little ones learn the names of God, who He is and how to interact with other children. Each lesson has interactive activities, crafts and songs. We also provide parent take-home handouts each week that talk about what was done in class that day and how to incorporate it at home. Our trained volunteers are warm and inviting to help the children feel welcome.
THE 3’S CLASS
location: Room 212
description: This exciting class teaches foundational things about God, the Bible and how to treat people. Boys and girls hear a Bible story, learn memory verses, sing, do a craft and enjoy guided play. Our trained volunteers are warm and inviting to help the children feel welcome.
THE 4/5’S CLASS
location: Room 210
description: In this class, our kids learn all about God's story! The children meet for a time of music then divide for creative Bible lessons, crafts and related activities during the session.
location: Room 207
description: In this fun “hands-on” Bible study, the children dive in and get involved, learning as they explore and engage. Teachers will use fun, real-world objects to teach Biblical truths.
SUNDAY - 8:15 & 11:00 A.M.
TRUE NORTH CHILDREN'S CHURCH (GRADES 1-5)
location: Fellowship Hall
description: This is a large-group worship experience that seeks to build a solid foundation of biblical knowledge and doctrine. Music, puppets, drama, small groups, prayer and lots of FUN mix together in an enjoyable AND meaningful time for kids. True North presents kids with various opportunities to participate in "helps" ministries.
SUNDAY - 9:45-10:55 A.M.
JUNIOR BIBLE QUIZ (GRADES 3 - 6) + PEE WEE QUIZ (GRADES 1 - 2)
location: 300, 302, 304
description: Teams of Junior Bible Quizzers study the Bible Fact Pack (576 Biblical questions) and test their knowledge in monthly matches against neighboring churches. Teams stay together throughout the season and become effective discipleship small groups led by their coaches. PeeWee Quiz is an introductory level of quizzing similar to Junior Bible Quiz.
SUNDAY - 10:00 A.M.
GRADES 1-5 SUNDAY SCHOOL (CHILDREN'S BIBLE COMMUNITIES)
date: September - December
location: 1st floor
description: Children meet by grade with consistent teaching teams who use Radiant Life curriculum to present biblical truth in fun and age-appropriate ways.
WEDNESDAY - 6:30 P.M.
location: Kindergarten in Rm 207, 1st-2nd grade on 1st floor, 3rd-5th grade on 3rd floor
description: Girls will be empowered to realize their importance and potential in the kingdom of God through an exciting array of character building activities and Biblical lessons led by trained and devoted moms.
location: 1st floor
description: Boys tackle the challenges of learning outdoor skills and Biblical truth in this merit-based system led by trained fathers.