Bethel's Children’s Ministry

For birth through 5th grade, Bethel's purpose is to teach each child about Jesus so that they may make the decision to ask Him to be the “Boss of their lives.”  We are dedicated to making our time with the children an exciting, safe, fun-filled learning experience which always points them to the God who loves the little children. Childcare for all Worship Services is available in the west side of the Main Building. Children, kindergarten - 5th grade, are encouraged to attend Worship Services together as a family.

Sunday School is the backbone of the Children's Ministry.  Children, 1st through fifth grade come for an hour of Bible learning.  This hour includes music, learning centers, and Bible study.  As one publishing house puts it “It should be a crime to bore a child in Sunday School.”  We agree.

Extended Session is for those children birth through 4yrs.  The preschoolers may stay in their age level classes during the Worship Services.  They are cared for by loving, experienced staff who reinforces the Bible thoughts and stories for the day. Childcare for all worship services is available in the west side of the Main Building.

A Sensory Room for children with special needs is available in Room W107.



Baby/Child Dedication Ceremony | Sunday, May 12, 2019 (Mother's Day)

Our baby dedication ceremony is a special time for parents to dedicate their child to the Lord.  If you would like for your baby/child to participate in this special ceremony, please contact kim@bbcnorman.com or cyndi@bbcnorman.com  

You will need to provide the following:

  • a picture of the child (you can email it)
  • child's full name and birth date
  • a special scripture verse for your child

Please have all of this submitted by May 8th. 

You will receive a dedication certificate at the time of the ceremony.  

Please don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions.

Parent's Night Out (PNO)

One Friday A Month,  September - May I 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM I Main Building
For children birth through 5th grade, Parents Night Out occurs on one Friday evening of the month from September through May each year. PNO provides a date night for parents while we care for your children children's department at no cost.

  • April 26: Easter Eggstravaganza
  • May 17: End of Year "Party" Celebration

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GAMELIFE on Wednesdays

For children birth - 5th grade, Bethel presents the fun-filled, life-changing midweek experience of GAMELIFE for children! GAMELIFE focuses on One Main Truth from the Bible in each meeting and teaches it in three dynamic Zones: Game Zone, Discovery Zone and Life Zone.

  • Time:
    Wednesday evenings from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
     
  • Location:
    Bethel's Children's Department

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"Mom and Me" Play Dates

Thursday's | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Bethel's KidZone
“Mom and Me” Play dates at the KidZone--located inside Bethel's College Building(1320 W. Lindsey St) will take place every Thursday from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. This is an indoor play area where moms can come and connect with other moms while their children have a safe place to play. 

Mom and Me

2019 Vacation Bible School (VBS)

Monday, June 17 - Friday, June 21
For 4 years through 5th grade, VBS is a half day, week long summer adventure.  Each year a different theme helps children ages four through fifth grade learn more about God.  Music, crafts, recreation, snacks and Bible stories make the three hours every day fly.  Children discover that learning about God is fantastic fun.


VBS Collections for April: empty 8 oz. water bottles with lids and paper towel tubes

Vacation Bible School collections may be dropped off at the Children's Welcome Desk.


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VBS T-Shirts on Sale

It's time! VBS shirts are going on sale for $5.00 each. Help Bethel promote VBS this year. It's going to be amazing!

On the first Sunday of each month, they will be on sale in the west Foyer and The Annex. Payment by cash or check payable to, "Bethel Baptist". Sizes include Youth X-Small through Adult XX-Large.

CrossTimbers KIDS Summer Camp 2019

Friday, July 19 - Monday, July 22, 2019 
CrossTimbers is in the summer for those who have completed 3rd grade through completed 5th grade and who love to have fun! KIDS Kamp provides a safe and child-friendly setting for a variety of recreational activities as well as opportunities for spiritual growth. They will learn of God's plan for their lives and gain a heart for the world around them through adventurous outdoor activities, interactive worship, Bible studies, and hands-on mission education.

CrossTimbers

KREW WILL RESUME SEPTEMBER 2019

K.R.E.W. - Kids Radically Experiencing Worship

Sundays | 6:00 PM - 6:50 PM  | Room W200
Children's Worship Arts are offered for children ages 4 years - 5th grade.  We get together for music, games, crafts, and skits all centered on worshiping Jesus. This years theme is LEGO.


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