Children's Ministries are focused to provide children with foundations for spiritual growth through education, service-oriented programs, camps, scouting, music and special events.
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Sunday Worship, Education and Activities
Sunday School classes are offered between 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. for three year olds through youth and adults. OUMC is staffed with loving teachers eager to share God's word. Classes begin meeting at 9:00 a.m. in the Education wings.
Sunday School – Ages 3–5 years – room #204
The Zone –Children’s arts ministry – Ages K–5th grade – downstairs – Bethany Room, #106. The Zone children’s performing arts ministry is an extra curricular activity for children ages kindergarten–5th grade. Children will study scripture while participating in the arts and using their talents in all areas of performance art. The Zone starts up again on Sunday, January 8 as they begin learning and practicing for their spring performance, which will be held on Sunday, May 13. Bring your children for the education and the fun!
NEW IN 2012! Traditional Sunday School for Grades K-5 - Downstairs, various rooms. Children who do not wish to perform in The Zone children's arts ministry can attend our new Sunday School classes held downstairs during the 9:00am worship hour. These classes will feature scripture reading, class discussion, and mini-sermons prepared by the instructors. Contact Diana Backus, Children's Ministry Director, for more information at 942-2825.
Sonbeams Music and Choir – ages 3–5 years – room #202
Sunday School small groups – Ages K–5th grade – downstairs in all classrooms
Middle School – 6th–8th grade – Downstairs, Samaria Room #111
High School – 9th-12th grade - Downstairs, Emmaus Room #109
Crosswired - large group worship and storytelling - upstairs in the Fellowship Hall
Crosswired is a high energy program with music, drama and break–out small groups. We end our morning with team games. This hour is spent teaching our children solid bible truths and building positive relationships with their leaders and peers. Our goal is to transform our children into spiritual leaders.
Nursery care is provided from 8am-12pm for all Sunday services for children Birth-3 years - room #201
The OUMC PreSchool program is an outreach ministry designed to provide a safe, loving environment that enables children to explore and develop their abilities at their own pace. Learn more about OUMC Preschool here.