Immanuel Baptist Church offers a variety of children's ministries throughout the year.
Our Mission Statement: Realizing the immense importance the Lord Jesus Christ placed on children, Children's Ministries seeks to provide a safe, nurturing environment of faith, love, and spiritual growth so that the emerging generation of children will be all that their Creator intends them to be, blessing God and others by who they are and how they live.
Partnering with parents and our church body to help positively influence, train, and nurture into fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ.
AWANA: AWANA stands for Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed. It is a global, non-profit ministry committed to the belief that the greatest impact for Christ starts with kids who know, love, and serve Him. The mission of AWANA is to help churches and parents worldwide raise children and youth to know, love, and serve Christ.
Immanuel's AWANA Club meets on Wednesday nights from 6-8 p.m. It begins in mid-September and lasts through May; for ages three years through 6th grade. Check-in begins at 5:30 pm.
Parents can stay up to date with upcoming events at our AWANA information page on Facebook®
Each week, more than one million kids around the globe from ages 2 to 18 participate in AWANA. <LEARN MORE>
VBS: VBS will be held in the summer of 2015 from July 13 through the 17th from 9 a.m. to noon. This year's theme will be Camp Courageous.
VBS is a great community outreach event for our kids. Volunteers are needed for everything from prayer support, craft or food preparation, teaching and helping, to assisting with games or helping with decorations/scenery. All volunteers who work with children must complete a background check. <LEARN MORE>
SUNDAY SCHOOL: Sunday School classes are offered from 9:30-10:30 a.m. each Sunday from Labor Day through mid-June (excluding major holidays such as Easter). Children attend classes according to grade level. Nursery and Preschool classes are also available. Many of our volunteer teachers and helpers hold active teaching certificates. All children's workers must pass a background check.
CHILDREN'S CHURCH: Children's Church classes for Nursery and Preschool age children begin immediately following Sunday School allowing children to stay in their classrooms.
KIDS ROCK: Kids Rock is our Sunday Junior Church ministry for grades 1-4. We typically begin each Sunday in worship with our families, and then break into a time of Bible study, prayer, snacks, games, and music following the offertory. Lessons are designed to meed the particular needs of our younger worshipers. <LEARN MORE>