"Let the children come to me, and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the Kingdom of God..."
At Gilmore Park we appreciate and embrace children's presence in the midst of our faith community. Children participate in the beginning of Sunday Worship services through lighting the Christ Candle.
After the Learning Time with the congregation, children move to their own sacred space upstairs (Learning Lounge), learn Bible Stories through "Godly Play" (see tab on sidebar to the left) and Holy Moly videos, engage in crafts and other activities.
Occasionally, we plan all age services, and children participate in the whole service taking specific roles. We also plan intergenerational activities in which children and adults play and learn together and strengthen the sense of God's family.
Children also attend wider church events;