Children's Ministries

@ Sandy Plains

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Children's Ministries

@ Sandy Plains

Welcome! Our goal is to help our children become true followers of Jesus Christ by: building relationships with them, being examples for them, and teaching them from the Bible.  

 VBS July 18 to 22nd, 2021. 6pm until about 8 pm. Parents: Kids Registration Link Here

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1.) Children's Church Worship. Kids Worship is available at 10:30 am Sundays. You'll find this check in on the 2nd Floor of the Education building. This is available each week a month, except the last Sunday a month, where kids join with "big church" to get them ready for that long-term. We also welcome kids in Regular Worship Services, if parents are led that way. We've got you covered either way. At the 10:30 am Children's Church Worship, veteran background teachers will help kids...

  • Encourage kids in their faith in Jesus from the Bible.
  • Talk about the Christian faith together in discussion and ideas.
  • Meet new friends and catch up. 

2.) Nursery during Worship and Small Group Time. You'll find this check in on the 1st Floor of the Education Building at Sandy Plains. This is available at 9:30 & 10:30 am every week of the year.

3.) Children's Sunday Small Groups (Sunday School).  Age-graded Kids groups are on the 1st and 2nd Floor Education building, Sundays at 9:30 am. Check in is at the classroom: the 1st Floor for Preschool-aged /or/ the 2nd Floor for Grade School-aged kids. Adult small groups are also available at this time too.

  • Bible lessons about Jesus.
  • Solid Bible materials you can trust.
  • Activities that connect kids' faith to real life. 

4.) Wednesday Kids Crafts Time. Each Wednesday at 6:30 pm Kids play with crafts and hear about Jesus. This Kids Ministry resumes July 2021. First-time guest Kids are welcome! This meets up in the white stand-alone building besides the gym. Ages K-5th Grade. Youth Ministry (6 doors open, 6:30 pm start) and Adult Prayer Service (6:30 pm) also run at the same time Wednesdays too on campus for the family.

5.) Awana. This fun, Bible-based kids club program is at Sandy Plains. Awana starts Wed., August 25th, 2021 at 6:30 pm in the Sandy Plains Education Building.  First-time kids are welcome at Awana too any week. Feel free to contact Director Hannah  for more info or questions.  The large Awana ministry is a chance for friends, knowing more about Jesus, and fun! 

6.) Vacation Bible School.  We'll see you at VBS starting on July 18th, 2021.  VBS assists kids to draw closer to or get to know about Jesus Christ as Savior and meet new friends while having fun! Contact Hannah for questions, info, or to pre-register attendance.

7.) Summer Kid's Camp @ Gardner Webb University. This camp in July 2021 is a great experience. Call the church office for more info regarding 2021 Kids Camp and safety steps the camps is taking for it. You can register now. Also, you may email  .

8.) Upward Sports.  Upward Basketball and Cheerleading are top notch programs for kids here. We have volunteers who lead teams of kids in this nationally-recognized sports & Christian devotionals program. Upward restarts in the Fall of 2021. Reach out and contact Children's & Youth Director Hannah for any questions or info about Upward at,  . 

9.) Kid's Christmas and/or Easter Season - Choir Musicals.  Contact church office for more Kids Choir seasonal info. Practices are Wednesday evenings for musicals.

10.) Baptism. Children may get baptized when they believe upon Jesus as their Savior. For questions contact Pastor David or Hannah at for info, questions, or to set up Christian baptism. Baptisms will be in the 8:30 am service when held, as that service meets in our Chapel building, with the baptismal pool built into the stage and worship center there. We're glad to help make this happen for you all. 

11.) American Heritage Girls Troop. Join us for this girl scouting troop, with American Heritage, a Christ-centered version of scouting for girls. For information on upcoming events, reach out to our office, or    or be sure to check the church newsletter and bulletin. Merit badges, camping, activities, and fun. Official kick off is June 10th at 6 pm.

12.) Trail Life USA Troop. This boys scouting troop may be starting soon. We're recruiting faithful men now. To express interest, reach out to  or to soon. It is a fun, Christ-centered, life lessons, merit badges, outdoor activity oriented troop opportunity. 

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Hope. As a ministry, our mission is to offer Kids this: hope without compromise. This hope in Jesus flows into their friendships and families in the community. We have hope in Jesus Christ and His love and the grace of God. 

Children Allergy. For any children with certain allergies, do inform us upon arrival at check in, and we will be active in helping ensure all is as needed for a child. You may reach out in advance as well, at or  to let us know. 

General Questions. If you have questions, feel free to contact Hannah at  for more info or to register in advance. For general info you may also reach out  . 

Worship. We look forward to you all being our guests @ Sandy Plains in Worship Service! This is a great church home for you where exciting Kids Ministry is happening.