How Does New Hope Partner With Your Family?
Whether you’re joining us in-person or from a distance we have with lots of resources and activities designed to help your kids…
Understand and apply Bible truth
Worship & Prayer
Engage in God-focused worship and authentic prayer
Demonstrate love toward God and others
Answer Jesus’ call to “Follow Me.”
Sundays at NH
While we’re working on plans to completely reopen NH KIDS, here’s what we have for you on Sunday at 9:00 and 11:00 AM…
• Family-style worship in the Auditorium. We love kids!
• Seating available in the Quad if that works better for you (1 family group per table).
• “Busy Boxes” at your table filled with fun activities to keep your kids… busy!
• Individually-wrapped crayon packages, coloring and activity pages, which are also available online.
• Family Resource Table with free children’s Bibles and relevant information for families.
• In-person Children’s Ministry for 0 – 3 year olds. Preregister Here!
We miss your kids! And we’re excited to start the process of reopening NH KIDS! After reviewing CDC guidelines and consulting other ministries, we’ve come up with a number of strategies to keep kids, families, and volunteers as safe as possible. This includes…
- Limiting class size and arranging rooms to allow sufficient distancing
- Health screening questions and temperature checks for volunteers
- Instructing families to screen children before coming to church
- Requiring masks for volunteers and kids 5 years and up (Exceptions for children with health concerns)
- Using hand sanitizer before, during and after class
- Sanitizing rooms between services
- Rotating toys and supplies, etc.
Beginning October 25, we will resume Children’s Ministry with 0 – 3 year olds. Thank you for your grace as we work towards safely reopening for all ages.
Also note, we are requesting families “preregister” for the service they will attend until further notice. This is NOT a reservation but it helps us know how to plan for attendance, maintain appropriate class size, and staff adequately. This policy is temporary and will be reviewed regularly.
More Resources for Kids & Families
Here are some of our favorite resources and tools to help your kids stay engaged… wherever you are!
- NH Kids & Families (view more resources on our Facebook page)
- Go Fish YouTube Channel (lively scripture songs to get your groove on)
- Seeds Family Worship (10 kids worship videos for Easter plus lots of other resources)
- Keys for Kids (daily devotional)
- Adventure Bible (Interactive games, Bible activities, devotionals, reading plans, memory cards)
- RightNow Media (free subscription to streaming library of video content for the whole family)
Meet Our Children’s Ministry Director
“I love kids and Jesus! And I’m inspired by the great evangelist, D.L. Moody, who once said… ‘If I could relive my life, I would devote my entire ministry to reaching children for God!’ I count it as both a privilege a blessing to serve here at New Hope.”
– Deborah Wright, Children’s Ministry Director
Volunteer with NH KIDS
How Can You Serve & Make a Difference in the Lives of Kids and Their Families?
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me,” (Matthew 19:14). Jesus had a heart for kids; how about you? We’re always looking for people to help us make New Hope a place kids want to be! Your service in our classrooms or behind the scenes will have an eternal impact on the lives of kids and families. We have positions for 5th grade – adults.
Here are just a few ways that you could serve:
• Nursery Care Team (leaders and assistants)
• Teaching Team (leaders and assistants)
• Welcome Center & Check-In Team
• Special Events & Curriculum Prep Team
* Application and background screening is required. Training will be provided.
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