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New Key Location!
by Emory Woodard - Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 9:25 PM
 
Our keys to classrooms and storage spaces are being stored in the locked Deacon key box. Please see a Deacon if you need to access any of our locked spaces. 
 
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Department Leaders & Supervisors Meeting 7/7
by Emory Woodard - Sunday, 30 June 2019, 7:53 AM
 

Co-Laborers!

I would like to meet with all Children's Church Supervisors, Assistant Supervisors and Leaders briefly after service on July 7th in room 225. If you are not a supervisor but aspire to be a part of department leadership, please join us. 

See you soon!

Emory

 
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June Updates
by Emory Woodard - Saturday, 29 June 2019, 4:20 AM
 

Greetings in the Name of the Lord!

With summer officially underway, I trust that you are enjoying the warm weather and change of pace that it brings. 

Here are a few notes to keep in mind as we wrap up the month of June:

Renovations are underway in our areas. In the Littles room, our storage closet ...

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Flea Market Fair
by Emory Woodard - Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 10:15 AM
 

Parents,

Be sure to bring your kids to the Word of Faith Flea Market Fair on Saturday, May 18th from 9:30AM until 1:30PM at the church. The weather is going to be great for children to enjoy free pony rides, face-painting, a video game truck and much more. 

Emory

 
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May Updates
by Emory Woodard - Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 7:31 AM
 

Greetings in the Name of our Mighty Lord!

I believe that I work for the best ministry team at the church! You all are just phenomenal and it is a pleasure to co-labor with you! 

Here are a few quick announcements to keep in mind as we go through the month of May:

  • Vacation season is coming up. Please...
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Easter Thank You!
by Emory Woodard - Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 12:34 PM
 

I just want to express my heartfelt appreciation for all of those who served on Easter in the Nursery:

Tracie Brown

Darlene Duncan

Al Sanford

Shirena Outlaw

Hope Jones

I pray that God reveals to you the great treasure you sent ahead for your sacrifice. I understand that we had a full house and that you all served admirably under the fine direction of supervisor and team administrator, Tracie Brown.

If I neglected to include your name, please let me know so that I can add you to my prayers of thanksgiving!


Emory

 
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Easter Updates
by Emory Woodard - Thursday, 11 April 2019, 11:43 AM
 

Praise the Lord Everyone!

After speaking with Pastor earlier this week, we have decided to have the children enjoy service in the Sanctuary on Easter Sunday, 4/21. A number of our staff are participating in the Easter production this year and a number of our children wanted to see their family ...

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Group Picture
by Emory Woodard - Sunday, 7 April 2019, 7:34 AM
 

Here is a message I received from Minister Gillyard:


WoF Kids has been scheduled for a group picture on Sunday April 14th at 9:30 a.m. Please meet in front of the church backdrop in the lobby. 


 
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April 2019 Updates
by Emory Woodard - Sunday, 31 March 2019, 12:09 PM
 


Greetings in the Mighty Name of the Lord!

The Lord is doing marvelous things in Children's Ministry and I am delighted that you have chosen to be a part of it. Here are some updates to keep you informed about the happenings in the ministry:

Technology 

We have been making upgrades to our technology....

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April 2019 Updates
by Emory Woodard - Saturday, 30 March 2019, 12:18 PM
 

Greetings in the Mighty Name of the Lord!

The Lord is doing marvelous things in Children's Ministry and I am delighted that you have chosen to be a part of it. Here are some updates to keep you informed about the happenings in the ministry:

Technology 

We have been making upgrades to our technology....

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Available courses

Our Littles comprise, infants, toddlers and preschoolers:


Infants – 6 weeks through age 1

Children in this group are not yet toddling. Ministry is conveyed mainly through nurturing and example.

Toddlers – 1 to 2 years old

Children in this group are mobile but still not yet able to receive the rigors of a curriculum. Ministry is conveyed mainly through praise and worship, bible stories and object lessons.

  • Behavioral Objectives
    • Potty trained
    • Can follow simple verbal commands
    • Can sit at a table
    • Can feed himself/herself and drink from a cup without a top.
    • Separates in a reasonable amount of time from a parent
  • Spiritual/Intellectual Objectives
    • Knows the name of Jesus
    • Can close eyes and bow head for prayer
    • Can sing praise & worship songs
Preschool – 3 years old through 4 years old


Children in this group are able to receive the curriculum in “little bites.” Although they are not yet literate, they can follow the narrative structure and grasp the basic concepts. 

  • Behavioral Objectives
    • Can follow directions 
    • Can take turns when playing simple games
    • Is able to solve problems he/she has with other children.
  • Spiritual Objectives
    • Can participate in a full praise and worship session
    • Can say a basic prayer
    • Can identify a Bible
  • Intellectual Objectives
    • Has memorized one scripture
    • Knows 10 books of the Bible
    • Can recount 3 Bible stories

Our Bigs comprise Primary and Junior students:

Primary – 5 years old through 7 years old

Children in this group are literate and are able to follow a basic curriculum. Can grasp concrete examples, but are not yet able to discuss abstract notions.

  • Behavioral Objectives
    • Follows class rules consistently
      • Does not talk out of turn
      • Keeps hands to self
      • Stays seated
    • Listens attentively to class instruction.
    • Participates in classroom clean-up chores.
    • Interacts and shares with other children peacefully and cooperatively.
  • Spiritual Objectives
    • Actively participates in praise and worship
    • Can engage in 3 different kinds of prayer
    • Can navigate a Bible
  • Intellectual Objectives
    • Knows the ABCs of Salvation
    • Knows 30 books of the Bible and understands the differences between the testaments
    • Understands basic church history

Juniors – 8 years old through 11 years old

Children in this group are literate and able to discuss abstract ideas.

  • Behavioral Objectives
    • Is a model class citizen demonstrating good behavior for others to follow.
      • Does not talk out of turn
      • Keeps hands to self
      • Stays seated
    • Listens to and leads in basic class instruction.
    • Leads classroom clean-up chores.
    • Mentors younger children
  • Spiritual Objectives
    • Actively leads praise and worship
    • Knows the model prayer and can pray variations of it for all five types of prayer
    • Can easily find scriptures in a Bible
  • Intellectual Objectives
    • Knows the principles of salvation
    • Knows all of the books of the Bible and understands its structure
    • Understands God’s plan of salvation from Genesis through Revelations