Grace Kids will be focused on Christmas during November and December with our Christmas Camp. We will be learning the story of Christmas - straight from the Bible and we will be practicing for our annual Christmas Play! This year we will be sharing Santa's Favorite Story! All kids are invited & encouraged to join us from 5:00-6:30 Wednesday evenings (except for Wed, Nov. 22 due to the Thanksgiving Holiday).
Grace Kids will be hosting a Christmas Dinner Theatre on Wednesday, December 20th beginning at 5:30! Save the date on your calendar as we all know how busy December gets! Invite friends and family to join us for a wonderful evening! This year the children will be sharing Santa’s Favorite Story with those attending as well as serving up a delicious, homemade spaghetti dinner complete with dessert!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
What a wonderful time we all had at VBS this year learning about our great maker - God! Thank you to all the amazing volunteers both young and old and to all the parents that brought their fabulous children to enjoy the week with us!
Enjoy this featured song from VBS with your child today! Made For This
Registration is no longer open. You can download the registration form here, print it out and bring it by Grace at 8 Carrera Street. Or we have plenty already printed that you can get from any of the Sunday School teachers, in the Fellowship Hall, or from Peggy in the church office.
You can also register online here.
Children' discipleship groups meet every Sunday during our worship services at 9:15 am and 11 am. Children begin in the sanctuary for a time of worship and prayer before being dismissed to go to their classes during the 9:15 am and 11 am services.
Parents and caregivers can pick up your children following the service on the second floor in the building connected by the breezeway and then join together in the hall for treats and fellowship time.
Unto Others is our newest children’s group which meets on Sunday mornings from 10:30-11:00 in room 6. This is a group based on living out the Golden Rule— do unto others as you would have them do unto you. Each week the kids work on projects designed to bring joy or help to others in our church and in our community. Kids of all ages are welcome to join us and parents are encouraged to attend the adult Bible Study meeting at the same time in Room 2, just down the hall from the kids.
Joyful Voices is the name of our children's choir. The choir practices every Sunday for the first 15 minutes of our Sunday School time. Joyful Voices is led by our choir director, Mike Sanflippo.
KIDS OF GRACE
Wednesdays, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm -
Active bible learning for children ages 3 years thru 5th grade. Kids of Grace works through themed camps helping children relate their everyday lives to what we learn about God. We love to play and have fun together as we build our friendships along with our faith.
You do not have to be a member of Grace Church to be a part of Grace Kids, ALL kids are welcome to come join us and bring a friend!! Kids of Grace does not meet in the summer, instead we invite you to join us for Wednesday at the Park - see schedule below.
POWERHOUSE FAMILY WORSHIP SERVICE
Meets the first Wednesday of every month from 5:00 - 6:30 in place of Grace Kids. This service is very casual beginning with time for play and snack on the church lawn. The service is geared for families unable to attend Sunday service or who just prefer a casual service with time to discuss family issues and Christian discipleship in smaller groups. Families come together to have a time of singing, prayer, and bible learning in our beautiful church sanctuary. Then we break out into parent groups, children's groups, and a youth group where we focus on ways to continue the bible message at home for the rest of the month. Follow-up for at home discipleship are provided on our Facebook Page. All are invited to join us!
BIBLE TALES FOR TOTS
Fridays, 10:30 -11:30 AM.
Storytime for children not yet in Kindergarten and their caregivers. We have 2 groups currently meeting at this time, one for infants thru age 2 which is more of a play group where the little ones play while the parents have time to support each other in the most important role - parenting! The second group is for children 3 & 4 years old where each week we read a bible story, sing songs, and do activities perfect for preschoolers and related to the story. The parents of this group also find plenty of opportunity to share and support each other. Bible Tales for Tots is open to all children in the community!
WEDNESDAY AT THE PARK
During the summer while the kids are out of school, we enjoy meeting togethr from 5:00-6:30 at the many parks & playgrounds throughout St. Johns County. This is a relaxing time for families to hang out at the park, letting the kids play while we adults get to know each other better. All families are invited to join us, grandparents, parents, youth, and of course you can bring friends too!
June 28th - SWING Park in downtown St. Augustine
July 5th - Palencia Park - 405 Palencia Village Drive, 32092
July 12th - Vaill Point Park - 630 Vaill Point Road, 32086
July 19th - North Beach Park (with beach walkover access!) 321 Coastal Hwy, 32084
July 26th - Ron Parker Park - 607 Old Beach Road, 32080
To stay up to date on all our events and activities, follow our Children's Ministry Facebook Page.
For more information contact our Children's Ministry Director