Children’s Ministries

Your resource for discovering some of the many ways your children can learn more about Jesus and get involved in the life of First Church. 


Upcoming opportunities

Our Kids Alive! Sunday night programing typically meets at 5 p.m. in our Education Building. Dinner begins at 5 p.m. followed by a lesson at 5:30 p.m. It is currently on hiatus for the summer months. 

Children’s Ministry Upcoming Events

June 23–Packing Party @ Rowan Helping Ministries from 2-3 p.m. We will be going to pack boxes and bags of food for those in need.

July 10 – Jocko’s putt-putt 4-6 p.m. Cost will be $7 a person. Please have money to Miss Sara by July 5.

July 17-20–Our 2022 V.B.S. titled “Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God” will be held each day from 5:30-8:30 p.m.  Explore and experience how the ordinary becomes extraordinary with God! The adventure includes music, that will wow your ears, interactive Bible fun, super science, cool crafts, hands on mission work, delicious dinners, great games, and more. Please register you child here. 



Aug. 3–Children and Youth Pizza & Packing Party–11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please come and help pack the school supply bags in preparation for our annual Back to School Bash on

Aug. 6 and enjoy some pizza and fellowship as well.

August 6 – Back to school Bash 11a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Come and enjoy carnival games, bounce house and a hotdog lunch. We will be collecting school supplies prior to this event. More information to come on that.

August 7

         ~Back pack blessing during worship. Let’s get the year started off right bring back pack to  worship and receive a blessing.

            This includes teachers and administrators as well.

          ~Children’s Ministry Pool Party  3-5 p.m. @ the home of Randy & Sharon Basinger


To learn more about the current Children’s programming being offered at First Church, or how to sign-up for weekly updates from our Children’s Minister, email Sara Joines at or call 704-857-9713 ext. 12.