Aspen Ridge Church has a thriving children’s ministry with several avenues to help your child grow in faith while having a great time!
are offered for age 2 through 5th grade at both services by loving, mature teachers, who prepare lessons for the children. These lessons involve a devotional or story time, a fun activity and a craft to stimulate their hungry minds. The KidZone is a nut-free area for the safety of our allergic kids.
SATURDAY NIGHT BIBLE LESSONS
for age 2 through 5th grade are available while parents are attending the service. Children are also welcome to sit with their families during the service.
is offered both during Saturday evening service and on Sunday morning services. Our nursery staff are loving women equipped to care for your baby or toddler in a safe and nurturing manner.
is a program for preschool through 6th grade that meets Wednesday night from 6:30 – 8:00 PM during the school year. (Middle school and high school AWANA programs are also supported.) AWANA stands for “Approved Workmen are not Ashamed,” taken from 2 Timothy 2:15. The goal is to reach children with the gospel of Christ and to train them to serve Him. Each club night offers a fun-filled game program, Bible memorization and a speaker for kids, along with songs and special music. Awards are earned for activities and memorization completed. AWANA begins after the weekly family dinner served at 5:30 PM. To find out more about AWANA itself, can visit their site here. Online registration for the 2017-18 school year is now active!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
is hands-down the most fun week of a child’s summer! VBS is for preschool through 5th grade and is offered every summer for one week in June. (We also generally have volunteer spots for middle and high schoolers to help lead the younger kids!) We begin at 9:00 AM and end at 12:00 PM. Online registration will open in May for 2018!
GEMS Girls' club
Second and fourth Thursdays of each month (and November 30), 1st - 5th grade girls meet at Marshdale Elementary's Library to make friends, be encouraged and learn how to live like Jesus. Contact Michelle Schroeder for more information!
are periodically held throughout the year for families with children in the community. It is important for us to reach our neighbors with a loving hand and welcome them to join us! Some ways we do this are through fall festivals, egg hunts at Easter and summer picnics! Please drop in any time -- we look forward to meeting you!
If you have any questions, please feel free contact the church office or Debbie Stewart, Interim Director of Children's Ministries, or just stop by at the KidZone station downstairs on Sunday morning.