Lenora Bell Director of Children's Ministry
Kids' Venture Clubs
Kindergarten - Grades 6 meet Wednesday evenings from 6-7 p.m. in the Fall (starts September 12, 2018, with a family celebration in December for all children and their families in Venture Clubs) and in the Spring (dates to be determined).
Discover fun, faith & Friends
Venture Clubs begin with Crazy Praise at 6 p.m. in room E2/3 and ends at 7 p.m.
Clubs help facilitate child's early direction into a life of faith. Our lessons contain scripture, lesson aim, Bible lesson, Bible activity, enrichment or craft with the lesson. Come join us each week September-April. Please sign up for Kid's Venture Clubs by contacting Lenora Bell.
Kids Venture Club
Journey with Jesus will give a solid understanding of Jesus' life and ministry. This Kids Venture Club will help K-6 children connect their daily lives with what it means to be a follower of Jesus.
Preschool & Nursery
Sunday nursery care - Infant up to 3 years of age
These children are welcomed by a nursery coordinator and staffed by loving parents and discipleship community volunteers. A pager system is available for parents who leave their children. No nursery service during special holidays, but rooms are open and available for anyone who wants to use them their selves. Sunday School classes are available for preschool children during the Sunday School hour in the C wing.
Children's Sunday Schools
Children meet from 9:40 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Sundays. Grades K-5 meet in our assembly room and then go to individual grade level rooms. We study SHINE curriculum in Grades Pre K – Grade 8 and WEE WONDER in our Preschool I and II classes.
Fall Memory Verses:
Preschool: Psalm 139:13-14, Joshua 1:9
Grades K-6: Ephesians 4:1-6, Exodus 20:2-17
Matthew 6:9-15 - The Lord's Prayer
Psalm 23 - The Lord is my Shepherd
Deuteronomy 6:4-9 - The Shema
1 Corinthians 3:9-11
Isaiah 41:9 and 10
Psalm 145:13b, 16-19, 21
Children's choirs meet Wednesday evenings, September 12 - December 5.
Children at HMC have the opportunity to be a part of one of our many choirs. Our choirs and their descriptions are below. Chorister choir will sing once a month on Sunday morning in both of our services.
Joy and Chorister's Choir - Begin in room D1 7:00-8:00 p.m (Grades K -6)
Lenora Bell, Director Chorister's Choir, Maria Zehr, Director Joy Choir, Lucinda Schlabach, Accompanist.
Carolers Choir- Room C1 6:15-6:50 p.m. (Preschool ages 3-5) Hannah Shultz, Director
Singing Dates and Musical dates for fall 2018 are listed below:
Saturday, December 8, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, Dress Rehearsal in Worship Center (All children from 10 - 11, and special parts from 11 - 12).
Sunday, December 9, 4:30 p.m. Christmas Event “One Starry Night”.
Monday, December 10, 5:00 p.m. VMRC Green Houses
Musical Programs - come 30 minutes early to prep
Sunday Morning singing dates:
October 14, both services
November 11, both services
December 9, both services