Upcoming Children and Youth Events

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect, Youth Ministry

Sun., Jan. 13 – Club Kids, for 3rd -5th graders, and Youth Group, for 6th-12th graders, resume from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Third through 12th graders will enjoy fun and games, community building, service, and spiritual growth. (Middle and high schoolers meet for choir from 5:00-5:30 p.m.) Sun., Jan. 20 – Club Kids …

Footsteps in Faith: The Story of Christmas

Lara Schopp Children & Families

1st – 5th graders will explore various parts of the birth of Jesus in the December workshop series for Sunday School. From viewing ways authors and illustrators tell the story to creating their own nativity scene to assembling a holiday treat, children will spend time preparing to celebrate the mystery …

Club Kids Family Caroling

Lara Schopp Children & Families

3rd – 5th graders and their families are invited to join us on Sat., Dec. 16 as we carol at our homebound members’ residences. After caroling, we will return to church for a chili dinner for families and siblings while Club Kids have special holiday celebration. 4:30 p.m. – Gather …

Advent in Advance

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect

Save the date for Advent in Advance, a workshop for children birth through 5th grade, on Sun., Nov. 18, 11:00 a.m. Cost is $5/person, $20/family. Includes light lunch and make-n-take session to prepare your family and home for the Advent season.

MOPS Holiday Mart

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect

Wednesday, October 24, 6:30-8:30 Get your holiday shopping done early while supporting our MOPS group. Vendors will be selling jewelry, clothing, food, children’s gifts, personal care, and much more. Country Club Christian Church, 6101 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, Missouri, in the Social Hall.

We Are Filling Buckets

Lara Schopp Articles, Children & Families, Connect, Staff Messages

By Lisa McCleish, Director of Early Childhood Programs The preschool classes are using the children’s book How Full is Your Bucket? as part of their curriculum this year. The book explains that every person has an imaginary bucket; when we say nice words, share toys, and help our friends or …

Club Kids Parent Gathering

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect

Sun., Oct. 7, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Parents of 3rd – 5th graders are invited to drop their children at church for Club Kids and then head to Brookside to join other parents for conversation at the Red Door Woodfired Grill restaurant. Childcare for siblings 2nd grade and under provided …

30 Years of Grace and Love

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect, Stay Informed

Join us in recognizing Rev. Carla Aday’s 30th anniversary at Country Club Christian Church as we celebrate the many ways her leadership and partnership with the people of our congregation have served our community and the world. On Sun., Sept. 30 there will be a reception in honor of our …

9:01 Creator’s Place

Lara Schopp Articles, Children & Families, Connect, Staff Messages

Lindsay Howes, Director of Children’s Ministries We have been planning and talking and preparing for weeks now for the Creator’s Place for children during the 9:01 service. We were hesitant to commit to certain ideas or crafts or activities until we knew what to expect. Then finally, we realized, we …