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We believe children are one of our most precious assets and are committed to partnering with you, as parents, to lead your children to become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ. Join us as we advance the Kingdom of God...one child at a time!

WOW Kids! (Birth to Kindergarten)
Little ones enjoy fun Bible stories, crafts, games and worship in a safe environment staffed with loving adults. Meets during all  services. Read more.

Moose Mountain (Grades 1-5)
Kids are taught foundational, biblical truths. These truths are presented in a fun and relevant way in a large group through skits, worship, and teaching. They're driven home in small groups. Meets during all services. Read more.

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VBS—Join the Fun!
June 1–5, 6–8:30PM, Free!

What better way to kick off summer than to join us for a week of non-stop fun! Kids entering 1st through 6th grade will enjoy some great songs, crazy fun and games, lessons for their heart and character, and new friends. We'll conclude VBS Week with a bit of carnival fun for the entire family—burgers and dogs, bouncy houses, face painting, pets and ponies and family fun! Keep your kids going, laughing and learning at VBS this summer! Register.

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Princess Design Camp for Girls
June 9-13, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

Move over Coco Chanel, there's a new designer in town. From concept to creation, your little princess will design her own fashion piece with the help of an experienced semstresses. Designed for girls 8-14 years old, this camp provides hands-on experience at designing, creating, and sewing. The week culminates with a look at her creation as she reveals her labor of love on the runway. Space limited to 25 campers. Register.

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Industrial Arts Camp for Boys
June 9–13, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

Does your guy perk up at the sound of a buzz saw and the smell of fresh-cut lumber? Is it true that nothing pleases him more than the opportunity to pound a nail and to be a part of a project? Our Industrial Arts Camp might be right up his alley. Designed for boys 8-14, he'll work with the guidance of a local contractor and enjoy hands-on experience with real tools and materials. Before the week is out, he'll be embolden to tackle a job of his own. Space is limited to 25 campers. Register.

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Science and Tech Camp
June 16–20, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

We celebrate the science enthusiast—the critical mind always asking, "Why?" Your scientist will love a week with us as we make our way to some of the hidden treasures around town. Designed for ages 8-14, your curious one will revel in a chance to get behind the scenes at the geological museum, UAA's Planetarium, and other great places. We've examined the evidence and concluded that this camp will definitely spur on your lifetime learner. Space is limited to 25 campers. Register.

All-Sports Camp

All-Sports Camp
June 16-20, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

If there is a ball involved, they're into it. And rarely are they ever spotted without athletic gear! If this describes your kiddo, he or she may want to attend our All-Sport Camp. We'll take to the turf, hardwood, and field for some fun competitive play. Boys and girls, ages 6-14, will enjoy a variety of sports and get a taste of play not offered during Phys Ed at school. Tag...you're it—the decision is in your court. Don't drop the ball because space is limited to 25 campers. Register.

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Hike and Bike Camp
June 23–27, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

Do you have one who is always on the go—who can't sit still for a minute? We may have the answer with our Bike and Hike Camp. Boys and girls, ages 6-14, will strap on their helmets and hiking boots for an outdoor expedition. The week begins with a bike tune-up, and then an easy to moderate trek on the hills and trails of Anchorage. Rain or shine we'll roll and make the best of it! Space is limited to 25 campers. Register.

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Outdoor Survival Camp
June 23–27, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

Just minutes out your front door lays the wilderness, and what kid doesn't like to tromp in the woods? Campers become acquainted throughout the week with basic survival techniques. He or she will learn from outdoor enthusiasts to build an outdoor shelter, set up camp, identify edibles, use a compass, start a fire, and know what to do should he or she become lost. Designed for kids 8-14, this camp will equip your camper with the confidence to enter Alaska's biggest playground. Space is limited to 25 campers. Register.

Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts Camp
June 23–27, 9AM–3PM, Cost: $100

Kids love to help in the kitchen and here’s a sweet chance to advance their culinary skill. To start, campers will be equipped with their own apron, hat, knife, and side towel. Learning the basics of stocks and soups, breads, sauces, and desserts, your camper can expect to whip up their own lunch and some great fun in the kitchen! Don’t stew too long on this opportunity or you’ll be in a pickle; class is limited to 25 campers between the ages of 10-14. Register.

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AWANA
Tues, 6:30PM

Calling children, ages 3-13: Come and join us for AWANA. It’s a kids' club. We are going to have a blast learning to follow Jesus. Join us on Tuesday evenings for games, activities, arts and crafts, storytime. And if you like, at 5:45 -6:30PM we eat a family meal together in the Fellowship Hall before Awana begins. Register today! Cost $35/per student.

Conqueror's Club (Grades 1-5)
Boys and girls are invited to join us for a fun evening packed with wild and crazy activities. Pogo sticks, stilts, bean bag and pin juggling, and Nerf Wars! Arm yourself with your favorite Nerf gun (we have some on hand), bring a few compadres, and five dollars for pizza. Join us for a great evening of fun, pizza, and teaching. The next Conqueror's Club is scheduled for the fall. 

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Marriage & Family Resources
Focus on the Family, Crosswalk.com, Family Life

Other Resources:
Plugged In Online - Family-friendly reviews on movies, music, and TV shows.
Crown Financial Ministries - Learn to steward the resources God has given you.
Christianbook.com - Find Christian books, Bibles, music, etc.
Orange Parents - Fun parent resources to connect with your kids

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Children's Ministry Staff
Steve Magestro, Children's Pastor, 907.243.1777, ext 36
Christy Charles, Elementary Director, 907.243.1777, ext 29
Jackie Evans, Preschool Director, 907.243.1777, ext. 23
Jared Gill, Preschool Associate, 907.243.1777, ext. 15
Linda Strahan, Nursery Associate, 907.243.1777, ext. 23
Bobbi Sierer, Administrative Assistant, 907.243.1777, ext 15



















Moose Mountain

Moose Mountain is a place for children from 1st grade to 5th grade to have a fun time with age appropriate large group lessons, praise and worship, and a small group time with their wonderful teachers where they can discuss what they learned in large group, play fun games to reinforce what the children are learning, all while making long lasting friendship with others who are learning the same lesson they are.

  • Opening activities: Group leaders facilitate an opening game or activity designed to break the ice and review previous week's lesson.
  • Large group: Elementary classes assemble together at the Moose Mountain Lodge for a lively and energetic time of worship, drama, and Bible lesson—engaging their minds and bodies.
  • Small group: Children return to classes for an in-depth exploration of Bible lesson. Each month’s lesson revolves around one key Bible verse and theme.

The curriculum is based on God’s word teaches about how to approach life’s every day situation. The lessons taught are also what the parents are learning in “big” church, which opens up great discussions with parents and children on what they are learning. This gives families time together for open conversation about what the Bible says about Jesus and real life situations. 

Incentive Program:

We have a wonderful incentive program that encourages the children to memorize God’s word. How does it work? The children are given “take home cards” that has a scripture to memorize. They then come back the following weekend with the card, signed by parents and recite the scripture to their teachers. They will receive a bead to add to their necklace. After they have memorized five verses they receive a sticker card, which is placed on the board. Once they receive four stickers they get a prize bag, they continue learning more verses and adding more beads and stickers to their card and receive prize bags as they earn four more stickers. The prizes get better in every prize bag! 

Check In and Check Out
Children are checked in at the computer kiosk where you'll receive an identification sticker. When picking up your child, simply show the parent pick-up tag that corresponds with your child's name tag.

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WOW! Kids

At WOW! Kids, we are committed to showing the love of Jesus to kids from birth through Kindergarten.

Nursery
Through fun songs, creative play, and interaction with loving adults, your little ones will learn early on that God made them and that he loves them very much. Our desire is to plant these truths in the minds of children, so they will remember them for life!

Preschool - Kindergarten
Our preschool though Kindergarten program uses Gospel Light curriculum. These fun, age-appropriate lessons make learning about the Bible relevant and memorable for your children! We break the lesson up into three areas:

  • Opening activity - Children enjoy an activity as a means of connecting with other children and the teacher.
  • Large group - After the opening activity, classes assemble together to work their wiggles out while singing, praying, and touching on the Bible Story theme.
  • Small group - Children return to class for the bible lesson, snacks, games and fun activities.

Check In and Check Out
Children are checked in at the computer kiosk where you'll receive an identification sticker. When picking up your child, simply show the parent pick-up tag that corresponds with your child's name t

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