Let the little children come to me ... for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven. - Matthew 19:14
Children were important to Jesus, and they are important to us. God is the master architect and builder of each unique child, but we as a community of believers and parents are the workers God uses to build up each child.
Every generation Planted in Christ and Flourishing in the House of God.
To engage lovingly, pursue purposefully, relate intentionally with the next generation, teaching them to KNOW God truly, GROW together spiritually and to SHOW God's love faithfully.
Awana introduces biblical truths and develops a respect for God, His Son and His Word. It also ensures that kids are not only knowledgeable of God's Word but are able to apply His truth to their lives and face anything as disciples of Christ.
*Please note this is not a club, it is the curriculum
we use for our Sunday School Classes
Our hope is to encourage our children to have a heart for the nations. Throughout the year we plan fun-filled activities which promote community and intergenerational engagement as we learn and pray for missionaries around the world.
INFANTS: Trusted, hired nursery care workers are also available every Sunday to care for our littlest ones. Providing a safe and loving environment for our children to grow, and for parents to have space for communion with the Lord.
Christ Our Shepherd Church seeks to provide a safe and secure environment for our children and youth. This Child and Youth Abuse Prevention Policy has been adopted by Christ Our Shepherd Church to help the church create safe environments for children and youth and for those who minister to them.