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Preschool (for ages 2-preK)
Sunday School (9:00am-10:00am) Preschoolers are invited to attend this Sunday School class designed just for them. Our preschool coordinators will greet your child upon entering and your child will enjoy play time, a snack. Songs, Bible stories and a craft! Each child will receive a name tag and the guardian will receive a pager in case a need should arise.
Children’s Church – Preschoolers are dismissed from service right before the sermon to have their own childrens church! Play time and bible stories will be shared with your child during this time! Preschoolers can be picked up immediately following church service.
Busy Bags are available in the foyer for preschool aged children to use during the service time. Pleases return them after to service so they can be stocked and refilled for the following week.
Nursery is provided for ages newborn-23 months old during our Sunday School hour (9:00am-10:00am) and during our Worship Service. All volunteers have had training from our coordinators and have passed the required background check. When you bring your baby in nursery, you can be sure they will be well taken care of. Each child will receive a name tag and the guardian will receive a pager in case a need should arise.
A Cry room is available in the back of the sanctuary for parents! Our cry room is equipped with rocking chairs, changing table and a live stream of the service. Feel free to use as you need.
Elementary Aged (PK-5th grade)
The Heroes Club (Sunday School from 9:00am-10:00 am) is elementary appropriate Sunday school classes. After singing songs as a group, kids are divided by age groups to attend a interactive Sunday school class geared to them!
A Sensory Friendly Classroom is available for kids K-5th who tend to learn with different styles and in a low lighted setting!
The Kidz Kafe’ and General Store is open Sundays from 10:00am-10:10am every Sunday for K-5th graders! It’s a time to hang out with other kids and grab a healthy snack and once a month, purchase something from the general store with their sticker charts. (Kids get stickers for bringing a Bible, bringing a friend, Bible memorization, and occasional good behavior or participation)
Wesleyan Kids For Missions- WKFM take place on the last Sunday of the month (in place of Sunday school) and is taught by some of our mission team members. Children will learn of the world’s need for Jesus!
Children’s Corner is part of our weekly bulletin. You will find an interactive worksheet put together by Pastor Kirk. Kids are encouraged to fill out during the service and turn in to him at the end of service for a prize!
Mid Week Children Ministries
Thursday Evenings 6:30-8:00
Dinner Served at 6:00pm (donation based)
Nursery (ages 0-23 months) is available for parents weekly who are actively participating in a small group, D Group, or volunteering in any ministry. There is no structured lesson plan in this age group but lots of loves and snuggles and making sure they know they are loved by Hillside ad Jesus.
Little Sprouts Learning Club- ( for ages 2- preschool aged) is available for all Hillside and non Hillside Kids. Parents can drop off their children OR participate in a small group, D group, or volunteer in a ministry. During this time, Children will be going through the bible chronologically, doing crafts, having a snack, a being loved on. This ministry will be year round. Staffed by 3-4 adults and 1-2 teens.
AWANA- (for ages K- 5th grade) is available for all Hillside and non Hillside Kids. Parents can drop off their children OR participate in a small group, D group, or volunteer in a ministry. During this time, Children will be doing the AWANA curriculum, learning bible verses, games, craft, and small fellowship time. This ministry will be year round, staffed by 4-5 adults and 1-2 teens.