Activities and programs available at First Baptist Church for ages birth through 6th grade:
Sunday School Bible Study class begins at 9:30 am for ages 3 and older.
All children are invited to come to the altar for Children’s Time during the Praise & Worship service each Sunday morning. This is a 5 minute life lesson presented by our pastor’s wife, Mrs. Joyce Tilley.
Children ages 4 – 2nd grade are invited to children’s church on the 2nd – 5th Sundays. They will be dismissed from the sanctuary during the worship service. Parents will pick them up from the preschool lobby following the service.
L.I.G.H.T. (Living in Grace, Hope and Truth) Students 3rd-6th grades on the 2nd-5th Sundays walk to the Student Center immediately following Sunday School. Messages and worship designed to lead and disciple older children to live in Christ’s love are taught in this service. Students remain here until the 10:30 am worship service is dismissed.
Wednesday evenings at 6:00 pm our AWANA program emphasizes Gospel lessons and Scripture memorization programs for ages 3 yrs. – 4th grade (September through April of each year)
Wednesday evenings at 6:00 pm our GRAPPLE program addresses pre-teen issues in a contemporary large/small group format for 5th and 6th graders (September-May of each year)
Seasonal children’s choir camps with stage performances are also held.
G.A.P for 6th Graders only is an outreach designed to help bridge the gap between 6th grade and junior high school.