Children’s Ministries

“Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them.”   — Jesus


Following Jesus’ example, the Children’s Ministry programs at Prince of Peace are committed to providing a safe, nurturing, and loving environment for all to grow in the love and grace of God. We welcome and encourage all children to join us in worship, fellowship, education, and service.

We promise to help equip parents to teach their children. We will offer developmental information, ideas and resources to aid parents as they help their children grow.

CHILDREN’S Ministry Programs

Bible Presentation Bibles are given to children when they turn 3 years old and when they enter 3rd grade.
Faith Rocks!
For ages 3 years – 4th grade
Most Sundays during the program year children are invited to leave during the 10:45am worship service before the sermon for a time of songs and stories in the Narthex. Children and leaders will be back in the sanctuary in time for communion. All are welcome—including caregivers if that helps a child settle in. 
First Communion A class is held during Lent and one-on-one instruction may be requested at anytime. Children and their parents are invited to learn about communion and its meaning so that they may partake in the Lord’s Supper beginning with Holy Week services.
Family Fun Nights Once a month Family Fun Nights will be held at Prince of Peace. Activities might include Boardgames, Minute-to-Win-it games, Bingo, Movie night, and more!
Congregational Wide Events These events are open to the whole congregation and include service projects, fellowship events & Sunday morning opportunities.

Seasonal Experiences

Christmas Program We present a Christmas Program annually during a Sunday morning service.
Vacation Bible School Join children from Prince of Peace and the community for a fun-filled week during the summer learning about how much God loves you.
Camp Wapo Camp Wapo offers day, weekend, and weeklong summer camp opportunities. 

Other Ways the Children’s Ministry Supports Families

  • Celebrating children’s accomplishments
  • Providing hospital visits
  • Parenting concerns and support
  • Assisting children in grief situations
  • Assisting children in transition
  • Child care resource for church events

CYF News

Spooky Music

Spooky Music

Sunday, October 29; 4:00pm All are invited for an afternoon of spooky music, story time, trick-or-treating and more!

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Youth Room Open House

Youth Room Open House

Sunday, September 10; Following both Services Join us Sunday, September 10th after both services for a walk-through of our new Middle and High School Youth Room. This Summer, the youth and their parents helped to paint, clean, and prepare it to have a fresh space to...

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What To Expect Sunday Mornings

What To Expect Sunday Mornings

Sunday Morning Schedule Shifts beginning Sunday, Sept. 10 As we launch into our new program year, the Sunday morning schedule and some of our practices will return to our school-year practices. Worship We will continue offering two worship services on Sunday mornings....

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For more information or questions about Children’s Ministry at Prince of Peace please contact Melanie Hill, Interim Director of Children & Family Ministry.