Pray Thru Advent: free family devotional
Take some time this holiday season to deliberately pray together at as family. Click HERE. Also, Here are some great prayer prompts to help little ones from www.gatherforbread.com ! Click HERE
Sunday School is IN!
Join in for fun, hands-on learning about God's Word, Jesus' love for us, and God's plan for our future, with all your Christian friends. No cost, Christian memories made. Questions? Stop by the Sunday School office, in the school library, 9:30 am Sunday mornings, or email us!
SUNDAY SCHOOL CALENDAR
December 9 at noon
Journey to Bethlehem
Sunday School will host a marketplace at Bethlehem. Visit different shops, make different crafts, watch a puppet show, and learn about the nativity. There will be a lunch and baked goods for you as well. To find out ways you can help and donate, go here.
Saturday, December 15, 2-4:30pm
Christmas Caroling, – Share Christmas joy with others as we travel around to sing to member of St. Paul’s and those who may be unable to attend worship services. Please let Jaymes know if you would like to attend.
Christmas Eve, December 24, 4pm – Sunday School students will be a part of this service as they sing songs and dress up to tell the account of Jesus’ birth. Students can step into these parts that day. We have some speaking roles for Junior High students and costumes for younger students. If your child will be there and if you are able to help dress children, please let Jaymes know by December 18.
Please stop by the school library and the Sunday School office, especially if you are unsure of where to drop off and pickup your child!
Infant-3s: Nursery (with parent or grandparent)
Pre-Ks: Red Rhinos Room (take the Preschool Hallway past the glass entrance doors, first door on the left)
K-5th grade: Begin in the Multipurpose Room for "Engage" singing. (Down the Preschool hallway, large open room on the right.) Then they dismiss to the following rooms for class and pickup:
K-1st grade: Mrs Bruns' Room (Preschool hallway, all the way to the last door on the right)
2nd-3rd: Mrs. Hutcheson's Room (off of the north side of the library)
4th-5th: Latin Room: (off of the south side of the library)
Jr High: Mrs. Zimmer's Room (down the Jr High Hallway, last door on the left)
High School: Youth Room (up the stairs behind the stage in the gym)
Confirmation: 6th grade Room (down the Jr High Hallway, first door on the right)
fun family resources
Links to great ways you can stay in God's Word from Monday through Saturday:
Faith Alive Student Bible (ESV) (used at SP school) Has helpful color guides for finding books of the Bible and good "explainers," right in the text.
Hands-On Bible (NLT)
Great tool for parents to read a kid-friendly translation and have a quick but fun (sometimes messy) hands-on activity to go with the verses in the Bible.
Read With Me Bible, (NIrV) illus. by Dennis Jones, Zonderkidz. Action-packed stories and art, perfect to engage 4-8 year-olds.
Blogs and ideas for Men, Christian Decor, Parenting, and free subscriptions to encouraging words.
Online source for creative, seasonal Sunday School ideas that are easily adaptable to use at home. Fun, thought-out, Jesus-based. Go to the "Bible Activities" section.
Like Netflix for Christian kids programming. Even if you don't want to stream all the Veggie Tales and What's in the Bible you want, their blog, downloads, and free 5-minute family devotions are free and fun!
YouVersion Bible App for Kids
FREE app that brings your toddler-7 year-old through colorful and friendly stages of moving Bible stories, asking review questions, so that readers collect fruits of the spirit or armor of God pieces when they get them right. Great for tablet addicts. (iTunes store, Google play, Amazon, etc.)