At First Baptist, children gather for worship, receive instruction in God's word and enjoy fellowship with their peers. Through play, music, storytelling and other activities, children get to know Jesus and what it means to follow Him.
Upcoming First Kids Activities:
First Kids Programs:
Grades 1-6 Room 109 Children have a worship service of their own that includes songs, games, and activities relating to a Bible lesson. Does not meet on Communion Sundays.
For younger children, we also provide...
Kiddie Church Ages 2-3 (preferrably potty-trained) Room 101
Kinder Church Age 4-Kindergarten Rooms 102-103 Held during the worship service & involves Bible-related activities, singing, crafts, games and Bible story time.
Nursery/Toddlers Age 0-1/1-2 Room 211-212 Care is provided for infants & toddlers during the worship service.
Wednesdays, 6:30 PM (September - May) Awana is dedicated to reaching boys and girls with the gospel of Jesus Christ and training them for Christian service. Awana is a Bible-based, Christ-centered program for children in preschool through sixth grade. Awana Club meets every Wednesday, 6:30 – 7:30 P.M., throughout the school year. Cubbies - Ages 3-4, Room 102-103 Sparks - Kindergarten - 2nd grade, Room 109-110 Truth & Training - 3rd - 6th grade, Girls - Room 112; Boys - Room 107-108
Vacation Bible School
Age 4 - Completed Grade 6 Occurs for one week every summer, typically in July. At Vacation Bible School, children have the opportunity to dig deep into God's word through song, dance, play, stories, crafts, and other activities.
Children's Music Ministries
Age 3 - Kindergarten The Cherub Choir is composed of our younger children as they practice singing and learning to play the melody bells and other simple instruments. Rehearsal: Sunday AM, during Kiddie/Kinder Church Performs: Sunday AM Service, 2-3 times/year
Grades 1-6 The KingsKids Choir works with our children to continue development of their musical talents. During the school year they focus on two musical presentations; one at Christmas, the other in the Spring. They are also often included in our worship services and other special events. Rehearsal: Sundays, 6:00 - 7:00 PM Performs: Sundays, 6:00 PM Service (2 musicals/year); Other special services