Children’s Ministry@First: The Wonder Years!

WonderYears - blackFirst Church offers fantastic programming for children from infants through 6th grades every Sunday morning at 9:30am and 11:15am!  Nursery care is available at both morning services. 

FLOW: Children (except Nursery) are met in the Lobby by our Children’s Leaders immediately following the Time for Children.  Parents can pick their kids up in their classrooms following the services 


Fall@First Church! 

Our Fall curriculum is AWESOME and will focus on several Old Testament prophets and how we can be better LISTENERS to God! Make time for Wonder Years on Sunday mornings at 9:30am or 11:15am this fall!


Fall Activities for families:

November Activities:

Wonder Years Food Drive: Bring canned food and non-perishables for needy families all month!

Sunday Nov. 5th: Kid’s Time the 1st – 5th will share information about the food drive at both morning services

Sunday Nov. 19th: Kid’s Time our Preschool kids will share a Thanksgiving litany they are learning at both the 9:30 and 11:15 services. 

Sunday Nov. 26th:  12:30pm – 2:30pm   Children’s Christmas Program Practice, Costume and Set work time  . Lunch will be provided. We need BOTH kids and parents!!

Monday Nov. 27th at 3:00 – 5:00pm in the Sanctuary Join the fun decorating the Sanctuary for Advent! Cider and cookies will accompany the putting up of Christmas trees, lights and decorations! An event for parents and children!

**Heifer Project: We will be learning about Heifer in preparation for our Gifts for Good Booth!

December Activities:

GIFTS for GOOD  Sunday December 3rd from 1-4pm  Our Social Hall, parking lot and Rooms 10-12 will be filled with activities. This is an event you and your family will NOT want to miss.  Make-it Take-it crafts for all ages including fresh wreath making; 20 different vendors with gifts and gift ideas; special supervised children’s craft area; holiday treats and music; Santa will be present at a special photo booth!!

Saturday Dec. 9th  Time TBD    Special 2 hr rehearsal for the Children’s Program Sunday morning.

Sunday Dec. 10th  at 9:30 and 11:15am service  Children’s Christmas Program  This year’s program will be a short play based on the book: “The Friendly Beasts”  Parent help with costumes and sets needed!

Sunday December 17th   All Church Christmas Brunch   Serving from 9:30am – 11:30am in the Social Hall. Our Youth Group offers a festive and delicious brunch for our Church  family! Free will donations help support Youth group activities


Our Wonder Years Leaders:

Children’s Ministry Coordinator:  Andy McClure   

PreK-K:  Kate Turner

1st – 2nd  Natasha Henneinke    3rd -6th   Andy McClure

Nursery Care at 9:30 and 11:15 am Services: Emma Robles   



CLASSROOM LOCATIONS: The Nursery and PreK-K rooms are located on the 3rd floor just down the hallway from the Lobby. The 1st-3rd  is in Room 22 and 4th-6th is in Room 20. Both rooms are on the 2nd floor.