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This summer's Vacation Bible School will explore God's goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers them through this wild life. VBS will take place June 17-21st from 9am-12pm. Registration has been closed. To be added to the waitlist, please email Bree Bakke at bree@prosperumc.org.
    VBS Registration Guidelines
  • Registration will close May 19th.
  • Children must be age 4 by 9/1/2019 through entering 5th graders.
  • Grade level is based on 2019/2020 school year.
  • Nursery care is provided for onsite volunteers only and space is limited.
  • Payment of $15 includes t-shirt and activities.
  • Non-nursery children must be fully potty trained.
  • Payment is due at time of registration.  Scholarships are available.
  • Due to ordering of supplies, refunds for cancellation after registration deadline of May 19th will not be available.
    After you have registered your child(ren), please be sure to select "REGISTER" to complete your registration.
If you have registered correctly, you will receive a confirmation email.
    To volunteer, click on the volunteer registration tab.  You must select "SIGN ME UP" at the end of the form or your registration will not be complete.  If you need childcare and will be volunteering, please also register your nursery age child as a participant.  Nursery space is limited.  Payment for volunteer nursery children is not required.
If you have registered correctly, you will receive a confirmation email. 
    Once you have completed registration for your participants and volunteers, click "PAY NOW".
Payment Instructions
  • 1.  Choose the "PAY NOW" option at the end of the registration form, or select the "FEES" link on the VBS homepage.
  • 2.  Select the amount of payment ($15 per child) to VBS.  No charge for nursery children.  Nursery is only available for VBS volunteers and space is limited.  No charge for volunteers.  If you wish to purchase a CD of the Vacation Bible School music, add $7.  To purchase a DVD of the music videos from VBS, add $16.
  • 3.  Add a memo to indicate the items you are purchasing.  (example:  registration, cd, dvd, donation, payment for grandchild and include names)
  • 4.  Select one time frequency and select the date.
  • 5.  Enter your payment information.
  • 6.  Select GIVE to complete your payment.
  • 7.  If you requested a scholarship, you do not need to submit payment at this time.  You will be contacted to complete your registration.
Fun Dress Up Days
  • Monday-Wear a previous VBS shirt if you have one.
  • Tuesday-Wear your Roar VBS shirt and a fun hat or animal ears!
  • Wednesday-Wear crazy hair and socks.
  • Thursday-Wear safari gear or animal print.
  • Friday-Wear your Roar VBS shirt!
Mission
    Each year the VBS Team selects a mission project in which to participate.  This year we are asking children to donate money to fund a playground for the Susanna Wesley Primary School in Morogoro, Tanzania.  More information will come.
    Questions? Contact Sheri Hay at maddiecat88@gmail.com or Bree Bakke at children@prosperumc.org
  • Registration opens March 24th.

Sunday School

At Prosper UMC, we are passionate about partnering with families to raise up a generation of children who seek to follow Christ. Our Sunday School classes are taught by a dynamic team of committed volunteers. Our leaders are equipped with training and curriculum that helps them build a faith foundation for the children of the church. Our rooms are lovingly prepared for your children, and kids can expect to find games, toys, friends, and fellowship every Sunday. Come be a part of our exciting and growing Children’s Ministry.

Upon arriving for Sunday School, please sign your child in and out of class. Parents or Guardians must remain on campus while their children are attending Sunday School. Please see the Adult Ministries page for information on classes where YOU can get plugged in!

9:45 -10:45 am

Preschool (age 4 by Sept. 1), Kinder, First Grade - A3
2nd & 3rd grades – A1
4th & 5th grades "The Breakfast Club" – B3

11:00-12:00 pm

Preschool (age 4 by Sept. 1) - A2
Kinder, First Grade - A3
2nd & 3rd grades – A1
4th & 5th grades "The Breakfast Club" – B3
All Sunday School volunteers are trained and background checked. To volunteer, please contact Bree Bakke at children@prosperumc.org

         

Our nursery room is staffed with professionals who love kids! At Prosper UMC, we are passionate about partnering with families to reach even the youngest children in our church. When your child comes to the nursery they will be surrounded by music, engage in an age appropriate Bible lesson, and spend quality time playing with their friends. Our welcoming staff is looking forward to surrounding your children with love and acceptance as their eyes are opened to the love of Jesus Christ.

Children who are infants through age 3 are invited to join us from 8:30 am to noon in room E7.

All nursery staff and volunteers are trained and background checked. To apply for a nursery position or to volunteer, please contact Bree Bakke at children@prosperumc.org

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High 5

High 5 is a Bible Study for 5th graders that meets on Wednesday nights from 6-7 pm in the Basement Hall.  It's a faith space for students to play games, fellowship, and engage in a small group Bible study.  Echo the Story curriculum is used, and we include mission nights, and 2 off-campus outings throughout the school year.

Bible Basics

Bible Basics is a program for 3rd and 4th graders where students learn to navigate the Bible through fun games and activities. We meet after church once a month, and a free lunch is provided!

Upcoming Dates:

November 11
February 24
March 24
April 28
joyful-noise-logo-01Come make a joyful noise in Children's Choir on Wednesday from 6-7 pm.  Children ages kindergarten-4th grade are invited to participate.  Performances will take place throughout the year at both the 8:30 am and 11:00 am services.    
For more information, contact music@prosperumc.org.

Children's Ministry hosts many family, church-wide, and community events:

Bingo Night-August

Bible Retreat-September

Trunk or Treat-October 28, 2018

Journey to the Manger-December 8, 2018

Easter Eggstravaganza-April 14, 2019

Vacation Bible School-June 17-21, 2019

For more information, contact Bree Bakke at children@prosperumc.org.

CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES

Welcome to Prosper United Methodist!  We are thrilled to share our passion for Christ with the children of the church.  The Children’s Ministry staff and volunteers believe that young children are in such a sweet spot on their faith journey, and we are passionate about passing on the story of our faith from one generation to the next.  Our ministry team is committed to partnering with families to meet the spiritual needs of all children so they will come to LOVE God, SERVE others, and GROW in their faith.

Serving children from infant through 5th grade.

For more information about Children’s Ministries please contact: Bree Bakke, Director of Children’s Ministries.