Children’s Ministries

Virtual Children’s Ministry Spring 2020:

5/27 Kid’s Club

Praise songs, Bible Story, and Lesson:
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:
The memory verse for the month of May is Hebrews 13:8  Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.  Kids who video record themselves saying the verse (in any version of the Bible) and either email it me (hfmckidsclub@gmail.com), text it to me (517-918-2849), or post it in the “HFMC Kids” Facebook Group, will get 15 KC points added to their account.

5/24 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Numbers 6:24-26  “May the Lord bless you and keep you.  {25} May the Lord show you his kindness.  May he have mercy on you.  {26} May the Lord watch over you and give you peace.”

Songs, Bible Story, & Lesson:

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/QHDXQL6T

5/20 Kid’s Club

Praise songs, Bible Story, and Lesson:
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:
The memory verse for the month of May is Hebrews 13:8  Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.  Kids who video record themselves saying the verse (in any version of the Bible) and either email it me (hfmckidsclub@gmail.com), text it to me (517-918-2849), or post it in the “HFMC Kids” Facebook Group, will get 15 KC points added to their account.

5/17 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Numbers 6:24-26  “May the Lord bless you and keep you.  {25} May the Lord show you his kindness.  May he have mercy on you.  {26} May the Lord watch over you and give you peace.”

Songs, Bible Story, & Lesson:

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/Q0XBR03

5/13 Kid’s Club

Praise song & Introduction:
Another Praise Song:
Bible Story:
Lesson:
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:
The memory verse for the month of May is Hebrews 13:8  Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.  Kids who video record themselves saying the verse (in any version of the Bible) and either email it me (hfmckidsclub@gmail.com), text it to me (517-918-2849), or post it in the “HFMC Kids” Facebook Group, will get 15 KC points added to their account.

 

5/10 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Numbers 6:24-26  “May the Lord bless you and keep you.  {25} May the Lord show you his kindness.  May he have mercy on you.  {26} May the Lord watch over you and give you peace.”

Songs, Bible Story, & Lesson:

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/Q6WVW4A

5/6 Kid’s Club

Praise songs, Bible Story, and Lesson:
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:
The memory verse for the month of May is Hebrews 13:8  Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.  Kids who video record themselves saying the verse (in any version of the Bible) and either email it me (hfmckidsclub@gmail.com), text it to me (517-918-2849), or post it in the “HFMC Kids” Facebook Group, will get 15 KC points added to their account.

5/3 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Numbers 6:24-26  “May the Lord bless you and keep you.  {25} May the Lord show you his kindness.  May he have mercy on you.  {26} May the Lord watch over you and give you peace.”

Songs, Bible Story, & Lesson:

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/Q4D5KTZ

4/29 Kid’s Club

Praise songs, Bible Story, and Lesson:
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:

The Kid’s Club Memory Verse Challenge for April is complete, but Kid’s Club kids are still invited to learn this month’s Bible verse:  Matthew 28:19 So go and make followers of all people in the world.  Baptize them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit.  Kids who video record themselves saying the verse (in any version of the Bible) and either email it me (hfmckidsclub@gmail.com), text it to me (517-918-2849), or post it in the “HFMC Kids” Facebook Group, will still get 15 KC points added to their account.

4/26 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Psalm 31:14  Lord, I trust you.  I have said, “You are my God.”

Songs, Bible Story, & Lesson:

Here is a review quiz to earn Jr. Church silly bands (= KC points) for watching the videos (and for learning the memory verse – see above)!  (The last video is a review of today’s Bible story. There are no questions about the last video, but it may prove helpful to remember what you’ve learned.)

http://www.quiz-maker.com/Q1IAFLV

4/22 Kid’s Club

Announcement, praise songs, & introduction:
Bible story:
Lesson and a video of the memory verse (in a different translation):
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points (the last video is not included in the quiz):

4/19 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Psalm 31:14  Lord, I trust you.  I have said, “You are my God.”

Songs, Bible Story, & Lesson:

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/QCF45FS

4/15 Kid’s Club

Praise Song:

Announcement, introduction, and another praise song:
Bible story:
Lesson, a video just for fun, and a video of the memory verse (in a different translation):
Review questions for Kid’s Club Points (the last 2 videos are not included in the quiz):

4/12 Jr. Church:  Happy Easter!

Memory Verse:  Psalm 31:14  Lord, I trust you.  I have said, “You are my God.”

Songs & Lesson:

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/Q6V1G9M

4/8 Kid’s Club

Announcements, Songs, & Lesson:

Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:

4/5 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Psalm 31:14  Lord, I trust you.  I have said, “You are my God.”

Songs & Lesson:

Review Questions for Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/QRHUI4Y

 

4/1 Kid’s Club

Songs & Lesson:

Review questions for Kid’s Club Points:

3/29 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Psalm 119:9  How can a young person live a pure life?  He can do it by obeying your word.

Songs & Lesson:

 

Review questions for Jr. Church Silly Bands:

http://www.quiz-maker.com/QYZ94BH

3/25 Kid’s Club

First, here is a YouTube playlist with a talk from me and some praise songs:

https://www.youtube.com/watch…

Second, here is a video of tonight’s Bible story (sorry, I was unable to add this to the playlist):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1IwMt-KLkSE

Finally, here are some review questions you can answer for Kid’s Club points (covering all the videos, including the praise songs):

http://www.quiz-maker.com/QGM2RWP

Also, here is a video of our memory verse for the month (although the wording is slightly different). Don’t forget it!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPItpFYcbSQ

3/22 Jr. Church

Memory Verse:  Psalm 119:9  How can a young person live a pure life?  He can do it by obeying your word.

Here is a YouTube Playlist including today’s Bible Story, some praise songs, a fun Bentley Brothers video, and an overview of the book of Leviticus. (This last video is only appropriate for older children. Parents, you may want to preview.)
Here is a review quiz to earn Jr. Church silly bands KC points) for watching the Bible Story video (and for learning the memory verse)!

 

3/18 Kid’s Club

First, watch this video to learn about tonight’s Bible Story:
Second, answer review questions about the video for Kid’s Club points at:
Here is a playlist with a message from me, some Kid’s Club songs you can sing & praise God, and another video of tonight’s Bible story:
Lastly, here is a video of our memory verse for the month (although the wording is slightly different).

Online Bible Studies (for Kids) Currently Meeting:

Tuesdays from 3:00 – 3:40 PM
Sign-up for the 3rd-5th Grade Zoom Bible study by clicking here
Tuesdays from 2:00 – 2:40 PM
Sign-up for the 1st & 2nd Grade Zoom Bible study by clicking here

Information for when in-person meetings resume:

Kid’s Club meets on Wednesday nights during the school year from 6:45 – 8:00 PM!  

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All elementary students (K-5th) are welcome to attend Kid’s Club (KC)!  Each week we will have a Bible story, snacks, & prizes.  Kid’s Club meetings also usually have a lesson and games and occasionally we have a craft or other special activity.  Kids Club meets from 6:45 – 8:00 PM, beginning and ending in the HFM gym.    Click here to register your child for the 2019-2020 Kid’s Club year!

If you need a ride to Kid’s Club, please contact our van coordinator Sharon Frank before 4:30 PM Wednesday at 517-425-0634.

We will be awarding KC points this year for kids to earn weekly prizes or save up for special things.  The grand prize (if kids have the self-control to save) is a trip to Chuck E. Cheese on Wednesday, June 10, 2020.  This trip will cost 425 KC points and can be purchased any time throughout the KC year!

KC points can be earned in the following ways:

Good Behavior                        1-5 pts. per week

Come to Kid’s Club                 3 pts. per week

Bring Bible to Kid’s Club       5 pts. per week

Attend Sunday School           5 pts. per week

Saying a memory verse        12-20 pts. per week

Bringing a 1st time visitor    10 pts. per week

Register for Kid’s Club           10 pts.

For more information about Kid’s Club please contact Pastor Jody at 517-918-2849 (call/text) or jodymsaunders@yahoo.com.

Jr. Church

There are special services for children 4 years old through 5th grade during the 10:50 worship service.  Jr. Church kids meet in room 205 at the beginning of the service.  Children can be picked up at the conclusion of the service in room 205.

Each week in Jr. Church we sing, have a Bible lesson along with lesson related activities, and a snack.  If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Children’s Pastor Jody Saunders at jodymsaunders@yahoo.com or 517-918-2849.

DSCF1367Sunday School

The Sunday School hour is from 9:50 to 10:40 am.  There are classes available for all ages, pre-school through adult.  All children meet in the middle of the upstairs rooms for singing and teaching the first twenty minutes, and then they are dismissed to classes:  Preschool-1st, 2nd-3rd and 4th-5th.

There is a 20 minute opening at the beginning of Sunday School (9:50 – 10:10 AM) where everyone meets in room 205.  From September – December we work on a Christmas musical performed during the Sunday School time in December.  From January – March we have a memory verse challenge where kids can earn fun parties by memorizing God’s Word.

Nursery

The infant nursery is for those 0-1 years of age and meets in the lower level of the church in the room to the right of the bottom of the stairs.  The toddler nursery is for children 2-4 years old and is located in the lower level of the church, meeting in the remainder of the rooms.  The nursery is available during the 10:50 worship service on Sunday mornings, and also during the Wednesday evening services during the school year (for parents involved with the Wed. night services).

Vacation Bible School

VBS 2020 will hopefully take place in late July – August, meeting from 9:00 – 11:30 AM each day.  All children 4 years old through entering 6th grade (2020 – 2021 school year) are welcome to attend.  This year’s theme will be “Called from the Wild” – seeking God’s call on our lives.

Hillsdale Community Kids CollegeSlide1

The Hillsdale Free Methodist Church takes part in the Hillsdale Community Kids College. This is a 5 day day camp that meets from 9AM – noon each day for children 7 – 14 years old.  Visit hillsdalecommunity.wix.com/kids for more information.

Children’s Websites

Click here to check out some fun stuff for kids!