children & youth

Sunday Morning

Sunday School 9:30 am

Education for children happens every Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. throughout the school year. Classes for grades K-5 meet on the 3rd floor. Children meet in the Children’s Worship room at 9:30 and are then divided into age appropriate classes. Youth in grades 6-12 gather in the Youth Class room on the 3rd floor for study. Nursery care is available on the 2nd floor for younger children.

children's worship

Children’s Worship is held on Sunday mornings during the 10:30 a.m. worship service following the Children’s Moment. Children in grades K-5 are invited to go with leaders to the 3rd floor of the Education building for their own worship time followed by constructive craft, reading, and play time. Children’s Worship is a “kid-friendly” time of worship that includes songs, a devotion, prayers (including The Lord’s Prayer), and offering.

vacation bible school

VBS is THE summer experience for children from preschool age to 5th grade. Every summer, youth and adult helpers rally around an exciting theme filled with bible stories, songs, crafts, games and fun! A warm dinner is served every evening before the children begin their learning journeys.

summer church camp

Children and youth from First Christian Church attend summer camp every year. FCC is a part of a camping program sponsored by the Christian Church in Mid-America. Camps are held at various church camps in central Missouri each summer for children and youth in grades 2-12. Over 40 FCC children, youth, and adults experience church camp every summer.