First UMC Coral Gables Children's Ministry and Programs
The Children’s Ministry at First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables offers many fun and enriching programs and opportunities for your children to grow in their faith and learn more about God’s amazing work in the world!
Vacation Bible School Embarks on an Adventure July 30!
FUMCCG's"Rolling River Rampage" Vacation Bible School will take place from July 30, 2018 -August 3, 2018, from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. All kids who are 4 years old by July 1 to children slated to start 6th grade are invited to register from May 7 - June 1. Seventh graders are invited to join us as well, as counselors-in-training!
Cost is only $40 and includes a camp t-shirt and live musical performances from our Crosswalk contemporary band in addition to all of the engaging activities!
- Register here!
- Download the VBS flyer here
- Pay for VBS here (scroll to "VBS" and enter payment amount)
At our Rolling River Rampage VBS, children will discover an interactive, energizing, Bible-based program that will give them an opportunity to experience the ride of a lifetime with God. Children will become "rafters" and explore how to serve God and God’s mission for their lives. Relevant music, exciting science, creative crafts, fun recreation, and memorable Bible stories will help kids know that God is always with them as they ride the rapids of amazing grace!
Orientation for volunteer camp counselors and helpers will take place Sunday, May 23, from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. in Room 123.
- Everyone interested in volunteering must attend this training session if you did not attend the previous May 20th session so don’t forget to mark it on your calendar!
For more details, and to register, please contact Livia Orban at email@example.com. Remember to check back often for more exciting updates!
Acolyte Training Has Now Concluded
First UMC Coral Gables recently concluded training for all 4th-8th graders who are interested in serving as Acolytes and participate in the worship services. Acolytes are trained and dedicated to carrying in and out the light of Christ during the 11:00 a.m. worship service.
If you or your child is interested in serving Christ and the church as an acolyte, please contact Rev. Vidalis Lopez at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also sign up at our website, by clicking on the red Volunteer tab in the upper right-hand corner.
Children's Communion Classes Going On Now
Every First Sunday of the month at the conclusion of Children's Moment at the 11:00 Traditional Service, Sunday School children will receive special classes preparing them for Communion.
For details, please contact Livia Orban at email@example.com.
For more information on upcoming events and programming for children, please contact Livia Orban at firstname.lastname@example.org.