JOY Kid’s Ministry Opportunities

For Fall Semester 2018,

Dear CUMC children and families,

Here are a list of ministry opportunities for you and your children to participate in together with your church family! We are so excited for this upcoming year and cannot wait to grow together in God’s love, helping others and focusing on our personal relationship with Jesus.

Hope to see you there!

Love, Mrs. Scarlette

August 12th-Children in Kindergarten thru 5th grade are invited to the small fellowship hall from 10:00-10:45am for Sunday school, where we will explore God’s word with the Whirl curriculum.

 August 12th-Joy Kids are invited to bring school supplies to church that morning and then come to our Back to School Bash at Sundrops on Caney Fork from 2-4pm for a pool party.

Suggested items: 

Backpack (no wheels, please)   Glue Sticks       Pink erasers

Plastic page protectors                         Tissues            Cap erasers

Packs of wooden #2 pencils      Playdough        Composition Notebook

Packs of 24 crayons                 Clorox wipes     3 prong/2 pocket folders

Two pocket plastic folders         Band-Aids         Ziploc bags (assorted sizes) Small pair of child size scissors           Duck Tape

Hand sanitizer

Spiral notebook (70 page wide ruled)                 Packs of washable markers

White board markers and cleaner                      Small 5 oz. disposable cups

1 inch, 3 ring binder with clear cover/insert on front

Sharpie Marker packs (ultrafine and fine point)

Packs of loose leaf paper (wide ruled)

Pencil pouch with clear front or canvas for inside of binder or plastic pencil box


August 26th-“Calling ALL fourth graders” to receive their Bibles during worship! Please let Mrs. Scarlette know if you will be here that Sunday and how you want your name spelled on your Bible.

September 5th-Whee Wednesdays begin! Children are invited to room 207 after dinner to explore the Bible thru story, drama, cooking, games, crafts and so much more! Hope to see you there!

September 15th-Impact Day! While adults will be splitting and hauling fire wood, children will be making cookies for adults to deliver to our neighbors in the area!

October 14th-Children and families are invited to a field trip to Darnell farms in Bryson City to enjoy an afternoon picking produce, taking wagon rides, exploring a corn maze and so much more! We will meet at Darnell farms at 2!

October 31st-Trunk or Treat and soup night fundraiser!

November 18th-Children and families are invited to help pack fruit baskets and deliver to our shut-ins for a thanksgiving surprise! We will meet at the church at 2 to pack the baskets and caravan together to see our shut-ins!

December 5th-Paper Bag Christmas!

December 16th-Children and families are invited to go caroling at Skyland Care Center at 1pm. We will meet at the care center at 1 to spread some Christmas cheer! Hope to see you there!