Children's Ministry


We believe in nurturing children's growth in grace in a child-friendly, age appropriate environment to teach about God's love,

and partnering with parents to guide children toward a HEART of God.

If you want more info or have any questions about the SJA Children's Ministry, contact hannah.smith@sjaumc.org.


Kids Camp

Children ages 4 years through 4th grade are invited for summer fun!


We meet on Wednesdays at 6:00pm:

August 2 & 9


We spend time outside and might get messy, so have your child dress cool and casual.


Dinner is provided.

Base Camp

During the school year, students in grades 5th thru 6th are invited to participate in a fun and exciting program designed just for them.


Age appropriate activities and lessons will keep your student wanting to come back for more. 

Kids' Connection

This is our kids' very own worship service for ages Kindergarten through 5th grade.  We make it kid-friendly, high energy, interactive and engaging making learning; fun and exciting. Worship consists of: music, and age-appropriate message, reading scripture, hands-on learning, a craft and more. Come move, sing, laugh and learn with us in Kids' Connection!


Join us every Sunday morning during the 9:45 a.m. service. Kids will begin Kids' Connection in the santuary with their families to worship together. For children whose parents are in Sunday school this hour, we will meet up in the front rows by the large windows. Together, we will go to room 127 for the rest of Kids' Connection. 

Adventure Zone

This is a fun, moving, hands on curriculum for children in kindergarten through 5th grade. The children will sit in the sanctuary with his/her parent then go to the backroom. We will then worship with music, learn our Bible story, move to small groups for crafts, and then end the morning with a fun game. Come play with us!

Text Alerts - Get Connected

Sign up for text messages for upcoming events, Sunday school lesson information and more fun activities for your child and family!

To join, please text SJAchildren to 84576.



Special Activities Throughout The Year

  • Easter Egg Hunt

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  • Vacation Bible School

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  • Family Fun Day

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  • Trunk-Or-Treat


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  • Christmas Musical


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  • Confirmation

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Ministry Safe

We want you to know that your child(ren) are safe.  We have all our volunteers complete our "Ministry Safe" program that includes background checks.  To know more about our Ministry Safe policy, click here

Nursery

Available Sunday mornings from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ages 6 weeks to 18 months.

Click here for more details.