The Children’s Ministry currently meets at 5:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month. This group works to create a welcoming learning environment for the children of the church and is responsible for Church School, Vacation Bible School and opportunities for children to participate in Christian Education at Second Presbyterian. If you’re interested in serving on this ministry, please indicate your interest under “Children’s Ministry” on your Time & Talents Covenant.
Preschool Church School Teacher
Serve as part of a three-member teaching team for a 2-year-old, 3-year-old, 4-year-old, or kindergarten Sunday School class from September through May. Curriculum materials and training are provided. Please select C00 on your Time & Talents Covenant.
Workshop Leader in Bible Village
Lead a three-week rotation of art, movie, games, drama or cooking in our workshop rotation model of elementary Sunday School for children in the first through fifth grades. Please select C01 on your Time & Talents Covenant.
Bible Village Shepherd
Shepherds are assigned to each grade in the Bible Village rotation program and serve from September to May. There are two shepherds for each age group, and responsibilities include welcoming children, hands-on help with activities, classroom management and personal contact with children. Shepherds are not responsible for planning lessons and teaching. Please select C02 on your Time & Talents Covenant.
Lead Bible Village Gathering Time
Serve as part of a team with Mary Ibis and Jeannie Ford to welcome children into the Village Square and facilitate opening activities (9:45-10:00 a.m.) on Sunday mornings. Flexible time commitment. Please select C03 on your Time & Talents Covenant.
Hanging of the Greens Crafts
Children of the church make crafts and ornaments to decorate trees around the church during the annual Hanging of the Greens in December. If you’re interested in helping with activities for preschool and elementary students, please select C04 on your Time & Talents Covenant.
Vacation Bible School
Team members will help plan and lead this summer program of Bible stories, art, mission, music and recreation. Opportunities include serving on the planning committee, helping with mission activities, acting as a story teller, teaching, leading art activities, leading recreation, serving as an age-level shepherd, providing snacks for teachers and helping decorate and set up. Please select C10 to C17 on your Time & Talents Covenant.
This program of fellowship, service and education for 4th and 5th graders meets once a month. Opportunities are available to help plan activities and serve as chaperones. Please select C20 or C21 on your Time & Talents Covenant.