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Sunday Night New Year's Eve Service Cancelled
by Emory Woodard - Friday, 29 December 2017, 7:35 PM
 

Due to circumstances beyond our control, Pastor Echols has made the decision to cancel the New Year’s Eve Service that had been scheduled for Sunday night, December 31stSUNDAY MORNING SERVICE WILL GO ON AS USUAL @ 10:30 AM. Please help us get the word out!

 
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Spread the Cheer Celebration 2017
by Emory Woodard - Thursday, 14 December 2017, 4:29 PM
 

On Saturday, December 16, from 1 – 5pm, the SWAT Outreach & Children’s Church ministry will host the Spread the Cheer Celebration. Members of the Soul Winning Attack Team and our children will sing carols in the community behind the church and distribute material about the true meaning of the ...

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New Curriculum Survey and Training
by Emory Woodard - Wednesday, 19 July 2017, 7:44 PM
 

WoFKids! Staff:

Greetings in the name of the Lord!

Over the last two months, we have explored two curriculum options: LIVE children's curriculum and Kingdom Quest. It is time to provide your feedback on your experience with the options. If you did not get the chance to explore the curriculum ...

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REMINDER: RSVP for Amy's Farewell Party TODAY
by Emory Woodard - Thursday, 1 June 2017, 10:05 AM
 

After years of faithful ministry, sister Amy Barnes and her family are moving out of the area. Join us for a celebration in her honor immediately after service on Sunday, June 4th. There will be food, fun and fellowship as we pay tribute to this blessed woman of God and her family.  Please RSVP by no later than June 1st at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090944AAA82BA4FE3-amybarnes

Feel free to call/text me at 302-299-7553 or email me at emorywoodard@gmail.com with any questions.

Emory


 
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Amy Barnes Farewell Celebration
by Emory Woodard - Saturday, 27 May 2017, 11:45 AM
 

After years of faithful ministry, sister Amy Barnes and her family are moving out of the area. Join us for a celebration in her honor immediately after service on Sunday, June 4th. There will be food, fun and fellowship as we pay tribute to this blessed woman of God and her family.  Please RSVP by no later than June 1st at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090944AAA82BA4FE3-amybarnes

Feel free to call/text me at 302-299-7553 or email me at emorywoodard@gmail.com with any questions.

Emory

 
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New Curriculum Trial
by Emory Woodard - Friday, 19 May 2017, 9:44 PM
 

WoF Kids Staff,

Greetings in the name of the Lord! As you know, we have been using The Story as the basis of our curriculum for preschool through juniors some time now. I posted some alternatives last summer that a few of you have explored. I would like us to more deliberately explore these ...

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LAST CALL FOR EASTER VOLUNTEERS
by Emory Woodard - Saturday, 8 April 2017, 9:04 AM
 

Dear Blessed of God,

We have a fun-filled day planned for our children complete with games, crafts and food. I sincerely appreciate the 3rd Sunday team and additional volunteers who will be serving. WE CAN USE A FEW MORE VOLUNTEERS! The sanctuary service will be streamed live to the classrooms and...

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Spring 2017 Updates Update
by Emory Woodard - Sunday, 12 March 2017, 3:12 PM
 

Praise the Lord Everyone!

As we prepare to celebrate the passion and resurrection of our Lord and Savior, I just wanted to offer a few updates about our awesome ministry to children:

  •       Easter Sunday - 4/16/17 - We have a fun-filled day planned for our children complete with games, crafts and ...
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Spring 2017 Updates
by Emory Woodard - Sunday, 12 March 2017, 12:40 PM
 

Praise the Lord Everyone!

As we prepare to celebrate the passion and resurrection of our Lord and Savior, I just wanted to offer a few updates about our awesome ministry to children:

·         Easter Sunday - 4/16/17 - We have a fun-filled day planned for our children complete with games, ...

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Harvest Festival 2016
by Emory Woodard - Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 5:33 AM
 

Praise the Lord!

It is time for Harvest! Imagine a time when survival depended upon the bounty of the harvest and our ability to bring in the crops. In that time, if the fields we planted failed to produce or if we didn't have enough people to go out and bring in what was produced, we could starve...

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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