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Konnect Kids

Konnect Kids
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Welcome to Konnect Kids!

Konnect Kids is for children (age 4- 5th grade). The children's program takes place during our main worship service as well as downstairs in our Konnect Headquarters where we have weekly engaging lessons and small group time with our Team Leaders.

We are a family church.

We believe that children are a part of the church today!

Children's gifts, talents and abilities are an integral part of our worship. Because of this, Konnect Kids follows the following format:

*We all worship and serve together for the first half of service! (Nurseries are available for newborns-3yrs of age)
*There is no minimum age required to serve or become a mentee of a mentor!
*Therefore, children can help lead worship, prayer, serve behind the scenes, & more!

Every week, families will sign in their children (age 4-5th grade) upstairs at the Information Desk and then join the service together.

Children and Konnect Team Leaders will be dismissed to Konnect Headquarters (downstairs in "Wesley Hall") at a midway point during the main service.

They will then experience a dynamic and engaging multimedia lesson provided by LifeChurch.tv. Each lesson incorporates and reiterates a Biblical theme/story, memory verse and point. After the lesson, children will break out into small groups where they will pray for one another, encourage one another, enjoy a snack and further discuss the lesson.

Every week each child will receive a "Challenge Card" to take home and complete with their parents/guardians. The Challenge Cards are designed to help you reinforce the lesson at home and further engage with your child throughout the week. When they return it signed by a parent the following week, your child will acquire points toward an overall group goal that when reached, will go towards a party of their choosing!

Children must be signed out on the lower level by a parent/guardian for the safety and security of your children. All adult volunteers are required to pass a background check before serving.

On months with five Sundays, Konnect Kids will remain upstairs with the adult worship service for the entire morning to help them further learn from and connect with the larger church family.

The goal of Konnect Kids is to help children (age 4-5th grade) discover the connections they were created for...connections with Christ, the Church (other Christians), and their Community.

Nursery
Each Sunday we have nursery services available for children birth-age 3. Children are checked in on the lower level of the building in our safe nursery environments, where they will be loved and cared for by background checked adults while parents worship in the main sanctuary. A private mother’s room is also located behind the sanctuary for mothers to tend to their infant’s specific needs while still being able to view the morning service.
Vacation Bible School (VBS)
VBS is a fun & free opportunity during the summer for your children and their friends! We take one week out of the summer for a special spiritual emphasis for our children called Vacation Bible School. This is an opportunity to meet with kids several nights during the week, to pour God’s love and the truth of his Word into their lives. The children AND the adults all have a BLAST at VBS!! More specific information is available in the early summer leading up to VBS.
Leaders (Volunteers)



Youth Ministry

Youth group is a time for teens to grow in their faith and explore what it means to be a follower of Christ as they interact with one another and our adult staff. It is a place for teens to come and feel comfortable being themselves no matter where they are on their spiritual journey with the Lord. Our desire is to come alongside of our students to help them see the value that God has created them with, to let them know they are loved and not alone during the teen years, to help answer questions they may have about who God is and what it means to be a Christian, and to help them grow on a spiritual journey with Jesus Christ.

We read the Bible and pray together, and talk about issues that teens are dealing with in their personal lives. Along with this we play “stupid” games to unwind and have fun. Several times a year, we also plan trips and outings to hang out together and to grow deeper in our walk with the Lord.

Youth meets each week on Thursdays from 7:00 PM until 8:30 PM from September through May. Both Junior High (6-9th grade) and Senior High (9th-12th grade) programs meet during those times.




Women's Ministry

MOPS

MOPS meets on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month from September to May from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm. All mothers are welcome from those expecting to those children in 1st grade!

During these meeting times you can expect to fellowship during a dinner (dinner is provided through a meal rotation within the group of moms), a devotional and time of prayer, and a variety of special speakers and/or video presentations and breakout discussions. Sometimes games, crafts and special themes such as a “Pamper Night” are a part of the evening fun!

The dues/fees are $31.95 for the Annual Membership to MOPS Internationl and a $45/semester to Wesleyan Community Church. Visit: http://www.mops.org for more details!

Mommy Mondays

Mommy Mondays Mommy Mondays is a weekly morning gathering of stay at home moms that meet from 10 am-11 am! The group will meet off church campus at a rotation of homes and is led by Elizabeth Bermudez. Mommy Mondays includes playtime for the little ones, much needed adult/mommy conversation & encouragement, and opportunities for Spiritual growth. Please contact the church office for more information.

Ladies Night Out

Ladies Night Out ministry meets on the second Wednesday of each month from September to May at 7 pm – 8:30 pm in the “Fireplace Room” downstairs. This is a casual gathering of women (ages 18 and up) that enjoy a time of fellowship through conversation and yummy snacks (feel free to bring some to share or contribute to a collection to help offset costs), and then participate together in a devotional & prayer time.

Ladies Bible Study

Ladies Bible Study meets every Tuesday morning September through May from 9:30 am – 11:00 am. This group of ladies study God’s Word, share, pray and care for one another on a weekly basis and the group is open to women ages 18 and up to join!




G-Force Men's Ministry

Gforce Men’s ministry meets on the first Wednesday of each month from September to May at 6:30pm. We share a delicious meal together (a love offering is taken to help offset costs), and spend time discussing topics relevant to our spiritual growth as men. All men age 18 and up are welcome to attend.