Our Children and Families Ministry Program provides a safe, nurturing environment where every child knows how much God loves them.  All families are encouraged and supported in their own faith journey.

kids

@ The GROVE

creation station

Sunday morning program during worship

preK

We will meet in room 102 and children will be dropped off and picked up by parents/guardians.


k and 1st grade

After ten minutes of worship with families, children will walk out of worship with Nicole and be dropped off in room 103 and picked up by parents/guardians.


elementary (2nd grade through 5th grade)

After ten minutes of worship with families, children will walk out of worship with Nicole to go to room 204 for Creation Station and be picked up by parents/guardians.


milestones

family activities and blessing

At these annual activities, children learn about their faith and take on new responsibilities including leading the Lord’s Prayer and serving communion.  Milestone families are blessed during worship and children are celebrated for taking a new step. See Children's Ministry Schedule at page bottom for a list of milestone dates.

 

This Is My Church – Preschool

We Worship! - Kindergarten

Prayer Paths – First Grade

My Bible – Second Grade

Baptized in the Spirit – Third Grade

Communion – Fourth Grade

Serve Others – Fifth Grade

nursery & childcare

Sunday morning and weeknight

nursery care - 6 weeks through 2 years

Nursery care provided by a certified caregiver on Sunday mornings from 8:45 to 11:40 am.  After signing in your child, you will receive a pager.

 

childcare

With a focus on the needs of busy families, during various weeknight meetings and groups, the church provides childcare so parents can fully participate.  

summer kids' programs

Grasshopper in The Grove - any age

This neighborhood story time is terrific for all ages. No registration is necessary, and there is no fee. Meet us in The Grove for stories, crafts, and playground fun.

Vacation Bible School - age 3-completed grade 4

Children will experience art, story, worship, games, and crafts. VBS is held the first week of August.


Preschool Summer Camps - Age 4 or 5 by September 1

Woodbury Preschool at The Grove offers camps each year for students who have preschool experience.  Snacks are included.

Family Grove Gatherings

First Saturday of the month

5:30-7:30pm

For Families with children 4th grade and younger


Community building, social time and learning


For a list of dates and descriptions, see the Family Grove Gatherings flyer.

 

 

Woodbury Preschool

@ The GROVE

Woodbury Preschool at The Grove serves over 200 church and community children during our weekday programs (ages birth to five).  For more information and registration, head over to our preschool page. 

want more information about children's ministry?

  • Nicole Suyak

    Minister to Families

    with Children

    Email Nicole

    651-738-0305  Ext 19

    Carey Erkel

    Minister to Families with Children

    PHONE

    Email Carey

  • Jordyn Yourczek

    Family Ministry

    Assistant

    Email Jordyn

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  • Kelley Kluz

    Infant & Child

    Caregiver

    Email Kelley

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  • Creation Station Registration

    Online

    (PreSchool - Fifth Grade)  

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  • Children's Ministry  Volunteer Sign-Ups

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  • 2018-2019

    Kids Brochure

    (PDF)

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  • 2018-2019

    Children's Ministry Schedule (PDF)

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