Follow, Share, Love… It’s Elementary

Lots of learning about Jesus in Jan and Feb for our 1st-5th graders. In January, the Big Ideas will be Jesus teaches me to follow him, and I believe in Jesus. In February we’ll be learning that Jesus wants me to share, and Jesus loves me no matter what. Lots of gospel and New Testament stories coming...

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October In Elementary

Our new Elementary curriculum takes kids chronologically through the Bible so they can know how each story fits together to tell the Big Bible Story of God’s love and redemption. Yet, more than that, our curriculum places God at the center of each story. Here’s a review of what we’ve...

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This Month In Elementary…

It’s Slime Time! What kid [or adult] doesn’t secretly like a little slime? It’s ooey, it’s gooey, and it’s perfect for telling the next part of The Big Bible Story! During the “Slime Time” series, kids will be molding, shaping and diving into [with their hands that is] green globs...

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Ordinary Becomes Extraordinary

Over the next month in our Preschool + Kindergarten program, our 3-year-olds and up will get to see how God used ordinary people to make amazing things happen, as we explore the stories of:  Oct 21+28 – Abraham and Sarah Nov 4+11 – The Exodus In each of these stories,...

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Where’s Elementary Worshipping?

It depends… On the 1st + 2nd Sundays of the month, our Elementary kids will check in and STAY in Elementary for the entire duration of the Gathering. During this time, our new worship leaders, Liz + Jess, will invite kids to join them in singing and praising God in...

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Introducing “Small Group Connect” 

Like most people, kids crave community. They want so deeply to know and be known by others. In fact, healthy, God-centered relationships attract kids to church the most. So as part of our new Elementary GO! curriculum, we’re introducing “Small Group Connect” time to help foster those relationships and keep...

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Sayonara Fruits Of The Spirit. Hello Sabbath.

On Sunday, July 29, our Elementary program featured their final summer Farmer’s Market Fruit of the Spirit. In this final teaching on Self-Control, our rising 1st-5th graders engaged in fun activities and enjoyed a special treat of sugar-free popsicles! Elementary is now closed for the month of August. We hope...

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Stay Connected With Mars Hill Kids

Our Mars Hill Kids ministry has recently launched a Facebook page, so you can stay up-to-date on what’s happening each Sunday, read updates, get an overview of the curriculum, and find encouragement. Check it out at facebook.com/marshillkids.

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Summer Fruits

This July, our Elementary program will be journeying through the Fruits of the Spirit! Join us on July 1 for Kindness, July 8 for Goodness, July 15 for Faithfulness, July 22 for Gentleness, and July 29 for Self-Control. Our super fun summer program includes a large group teaching with hilarious video...

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Guiding Your Kids Through Our Gatherings

  While having your child with you in the Shed can feel a bit overwhelming at times, we believe that it presents a beautiful opportunity to show our children what it looks like to worship our loving Father in a community of both young and old. Check out a few...

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Elementary: Summer Edition 

This June 3-July 29, our Elementary program will journey with rising 1st-5th graders, as they continue to learn more about who God is and who they are in light of that. During this special summer time experience, we’ll gather in classrooms for a quick game time/hang time before our Large...

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Serve In Kids This Summer

Have a free Sunday or two this summer? We’re looking for caring volunteers [ages 13 + up] to help us teach kids about the way of Jesus during our 10am Sunday Gatherings this June-August. Come dip your toes into a serving experience and discover the joy that it is to...

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