The volunteers at East Side understand that children are gifts from God. Our Children’s staff is dedicated to sharing Jesus and the truths from God’s Word with children. We believe that now, more than ever, children need a solid foundation on which to build their lives. The life built on the foundation of this world will collapse when the storms of life come. Our goal is to help children build on Jesus Christ: the sure foundation.
The Children’s Department offers graded Bible classes for children from birth through 6th grade. These classes are taught by loving adults who work and study hard to provide quality Bible studies for your children.
Bible Drill helps children hide God’s Word in their hearts. Bible Drill is made up of three cycles of verses and key passages. Children who are 4th, 5th, and 6th graders are eligible to participate in Bible Drill.
The purpose of the drill is to help children:
“Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed” - 2 Timothy 2:15
The AWANA program meets every Sunday evening during the school year and is for children 3 and 4 years old.
Sunday evenings consist of 3 activity times that keep kids coming back week after week:
Each summer, the 3rd through 6th graders spend a week at Camp. Camp has proven to be a life-changing experience for many children. The week is packed with exciting worship, challenging Bible studies and team-building recreation.