Christian Education

It is the vision of the CE Committee to establish programs that bring to life Christ’s teachings. We believe in an environment that welcomes and nurtures everyone from the youngest to the oldest. Our regular CE activities, such as Sunday school for children and adults, Kids Club and Youth Group (listed below) run from September–May.

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Christian Ed programs

Sunday School

9:15 am Sundays – All Are Welcome!

Sunday School For Children Preschool – 6th grade begins in the Sanctuary to gather and sing.

With practice we do everything better. By practicing prayer, attending worship and Sunday school, singing, and being part of a faith community that celebrates diversity, we are able to help our children claim their place as children of God, welcome and loved in this place. In addition, parents and this faith community honor the promise we make at their baptism, giving them a faith that they can believe in and hold on to throughout life.

If you would like to be part of this experience, please contact Mary Maleski, our CE Director mmaleski@hightstownpres.org

Call or text 609-954-8977

 
Sunday School for Adults

9:15 am Sunday in Kendall Lounge – All Are Welcome!

Consider joining us for a lively conversation and reflection each week. For more information on the current offering, contact David Zaiser.

 

 

Junior and Senior High Youth Group

Sundays 6-7:30 pm

5th – 12th Graders gather for games, fellowship, conversation and a brief devotional. Yearly events include community service and outreach, community building activities, biblical conversations, as well as a yearly retreat in the spring and a Mission Trip in the summer (for high schoolers).  Topics of conversations include, but are not limited to, their faith, movies, music, and the world in which they live. All denominations are invited to attend.

 

Kids Club

5:00–7:00pm Wednesdays

All Are Welcome!

Children in ages 4 through 6th grade come together midweek from September through May for dinner, games, crafts, stories, music and FUN.
Contact Mary Maleski to register, or use the online registration form:

(English) (Spanish). All denominations are invited to attend.

 
Senior High Mission Trip

Youth in grades 9–12 are invited to attend a youth mission trip each summer. The youth have traveled as far as Alaska and as close as our own back yard. The youth are required to attend youth group and participate in fundraisers throughout the

year in order to participate in this trip.

 

 

CE Update

 
Hello everyone!
from Mary Maleski, Christian Education Director
 

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and healthy start to the New Year.

Beginning in January we will work with the story of Peter, one of the disciples called by Jesus. Sunday school is hands on fun, building on the stories learned at Kids Club each week. It is a time of enrichment, where children can dig deeper and spend time questioning and exploring scripture. Last semester the children made a game board for the story of Moses!

On the third Sunday of each month we will continue with a special music time with Miss Julia. Each week the children will have fun with music, whether it is playing drums, instruments, singing, chanting... the children will explore rhythm and the many ways music can be incorporated into their lives.

I look forward to seeing everyone! Please, as always, know that you can call me with any questions or concerns.

Mary Maleski Director of Christian Education

January—May 2020

 January 12 Sunday School

January 15 Kids Club

January 19 Music

January 22 Kids Club

January 26 Messy Church

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February 2 Sunday School/Pancake Breakfast

February 5 Kids Club

February 9 Sunday School

February 12 Kids Club

February 16 Music

February 19 Kids Club

February 23 Messy Church

February 26 No Kids Club—Ash Wednesday

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March 1 Sunday School

March 4 Kids Club

March 8 Sunday School

March 11 Kids Club

March 15 Church Has Left the Building

March 18 Kids Club

March 22 Messy Church

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April 1 Kids Club

April 5 Sunday School

April 8 No Kids Club

Spring Break

April 12 Easter No Sunday School

April 15 Kids Club

April 19 Music

April 22 Kids Club

April 26 Messy Church

April 29 Kids Club

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May 3 Sunday School

May 6 Kids Club

May 10 Sunday School

May 13 Last Kids Club

May 17 Children in Worship

 

Sunday School 9:15am on the first and second Sunday of every month

Music 9:15am on the fourth Sunday of every month

Messy Church 5:00–7:00pm on the fourth Sunday of every month

Kids Club 5:00–7:00pm every Wednesday

Mary Maleski Director of Christian Education

 

 

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