Lenora Bell Director of Children's Ministry
Kids' Venture Clubs
Kindergarten - Grades 6 meet Wednesday evenings from 6-7 p.m. in the Fall (September 13 – December 13, 2017 with our family celebration on Dec. 13 for all children and their families in Venture Clubs) and in the Spring (January 10 - April 11, 2018).
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.
Each week, Dr. Luke leads us to discover what God says about each of us as individual members of God's family and how Jesus can make a different in our lives.
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.
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 - April.*
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 Praise or Sanctuary 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 C5 6:15-6:50 p.m. (Preschool ages 3-5)Suzy Hostetler, Director
Singing Dates and Musical dates for spring 2018 are listed below:
April 14 - Saturday Dress Rehearsal for Chorister & JOY choirs
April 15 - Musical at VMRC, 6:30 p.m. at Detwiler Auditorium
April 22 - Musical at Bridgewater Home, 7:00 p.m. at Lantz Chapel
April 24 - Musical at Salvation Army afterschool program, 6:30 p.m.
April 29 - Musical Building Fundraiser at HMC, 9:45 - 10:50 a.m. in the fellowship hall - ALL children and ALL children's choirs
May 20 - Musical at Avante Nursing Home, 10:00 a.m.
Musical Programs - come 30 minutes early to prep
Sunday Morning singing dates:
March 25 - ALL children's choirs sing with Adult choir in both services