Family Life Ministries

Welcome to Family Life Ministries!

Where we support the growth of children and families from birth to graduation.

Find out what’s happening, Wednesdays this fall!

Family Life Events

27
Oct
Room: UC-303

Elementary Sacrament Class: Students in grades 3-5, accompanied by at least one parent will explore the sacraments of baptism and communion and may participate in first communion and also may schedule baptism if not previously baptized as an infant.

At least one parent in attendance is required for this class as understanding and participating in the sacraments is a family experience.

Two Options:

Fri, October 27, 6:30-8:30pm, UC-303

-OR-

Sun, October 29, 12:30-2:30pm, UC-303

Register for Friday 10/27

Register for Sunday 10/29

Price: $50

An experience like no other. Over a 24-hour period, students will go through a Refugee Simulation put on by World Relief, develop friendship with refugee high school students, serve together, and hear stories from refugees.

Dates: November 10th -11th

Cost: $50

Space is limited so sign up today. If you have questions, please email Steven.

Meeting Time: Church Lobby at 3pm on the 10th

Pick Up Time: 3:30pm on the 11th

Price: $5
Room: Upper Campus Building

The Toxic Turkey Incident

A mad scientist’s experiment has gone wrong.  Now there is a giant turkey on the loose.  Do you have what it takes to capture the turkey and it’s turkey minions before they take over the world?

Join us on Friday November 17th, 7-9pm in the upper campus building to find out!

Register here

Cost is $5.00 a person!

Special Note to Parents:

We highly encourage you son or daughter to invite their friends to this event.  Not only will they have a blast, but it’s a great way for students to get to know each other and get to know BelPres.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me nrice@belpres.org .
Thanks, Nate

12
Jan

Save the date for our Winter Retreat, January 12-14, 2018! More info to come.

Family Life Ministries Staff

Rev. Colin Robeson

Pastor for Family Life Ministries

Karen Bergevin

Administrative Assistant for Family Life Ministries

Tara Sackman

Administrative Assistant for Family Life Ministries

Family Life Media

Vacation Bible Adventure

Middle Camp

Password: Middle

High School Extreme Week

Early Childhood

Child Care Center
Preschool Sundays
Baptism
New Baby Ministry
Moms' Fellowship
BelPres Preschool

The Early Childhood Team cares for and encourages families with children ages Birth to Pre-K. Follow Preschool Sundays on Facebook!

Early Childhood Staff

Lisa Phelps

Director Early Childhood

Di Alexander

Child Care Center Coordinator

Elementary

Elementary Sundays

Elementary Sundays

Children in  Kindergarten-5th grade will check-in in the 1st or 3rd floor upper campus lobbies and get dropped off in their classrooms. Children will enjoy Bible story and games in their classrooms and then join with other grades for a lively Kids’ Worship. Children will be picked up from UC-303.
Click here to find out where to take your kids on Sunday morning

Kids’ Worship Take Home Sheets

10.1 Take Home Sheet
10.8 Take Home Sheet
10.15 Take Home Sheet
10.22 Take Home Sheet
10.29 Take Home Sheet

Love and Logic

PARENTING the LOVE and LOGIC WAY

Wednesdays, Oct 4-Nov 8

6-7:30pm, UC-425

$59/person, $75/couple

Topic: Preschool-Elementary

Childcare for infant-age 5 by reservation.
Email childcarereservations@belpres.org

Sacrament Class

Sacrament Class: Students in grades 3-5, accompanied by at least one parent will explore the sacraments of baptism and communion and may participate in first communion and also may schedule baptism if not previously baptized as an infant.

At least one parent in attendance is required for this class as understanding and participating in the sacraments is a family experience.

Register Here for Fri, October 27, 6:30-8:30pm, UC-303

-OR-

Register Here for Sun, October 29, 12:30-2:30pm, UC-303

Elementary Wednesdays

Join us this Fall for BelPres Elementary Wednesdays!

This is a Game Changer with MORE FUN for the whole family!

When: Wednesdays, October 4th through November 8th, 6-7:30pm

Where: BelPres Community Center

Who: All students Kindergarten through 5th grade

Cost: FREE! – Bring your own sack dinner -OR- dinner is available as a package deal-$30 buys dinner for all 6 weeks!

Teams are God’s idea, and He wants us all on His team! This Fall, kids will learn that playing on God’s team makes life better, and they’ll learn several things they can do to be great teammates. This will be a game changer!

There is no cost to attend, but please register so we know you’re coming!

Parents: WE need YOU too! please contact Christian to volunteer and assist in coaching our kids on God’s team!

“Two people are better than one. They can help each other in everything they do. Suppose either of them falls down. Then the one can help the other one up.”- Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 (NIrV)

Got questions? Email Laura! lquaratiello@belpres.org

Big Buddies (special needs)

Big Buddies is our program for students with special needs who need a little extra help getting through Sunday morning. Our patient volunteers partner with the student to provide a consistent and comfortable presence in an atmosphere that could become overwhelming.

Special Needs 9am 9:45am 11am
Buddy Rest Stop (Kids) UC-221 UC-221 UC-221
Chosen by God (adults) UC-203

Please contact Laura Quaratiello to request a buddy or to volunteer to be a buddy.

Elementary Staff

Laura Quaratiello

Director of Elementary Ministries & Special Needs

Christian Isaac 

Elementary Associate

Middle School

Welcome to The Middle, our ministry for students in grades 6-8!

The Middle Sundays

Worship | 10:45am-12:15pm | Community Center

Worship together during our 11am modern worship service. Come early, visit with friends, play games as a family, or chill with our leaders.

The Middle Wednesdays

The Middle Wednesdays
Wednesdays, 7-8:30pm in UC-105/6

Fall kickoff party September 6, in UC-105/6, 7-8:30pm!

Meets every Wednesday. Have crazy fun, encounter God, and build friendships with others.

Middle MAX


The Toxic Turkey Incident

A mad scientist’s experiment has gone wrong.  Now there is a giant turkey on the loose.  Do you have what it takes to capture the turkey and it’s turkey minions before they take over the world?

Join us on Friday November 17th, 7-9pm in the upper campus building to find out!

Register here

Cost is $5.00 a person!

Special Note to Parents:

We highly encourage you son or daughter to invite their friends to this event.  Not only will they have a blast, but it’s a great way for students to get to know each other and get to know BelPres.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me nrice@belpres.org .
Thanks, Nate

Upcoming Events

Carol Sing: Wed, Dec 6, 6:30pm
Star Wars Movie Night: The Last Jedi, Dec 17, more info TBA as movie times come out.

Winter Camp

Save the date for our Winter Retreat, January 12-14, 2018! More info to come.

Serve on Sundays

11am Sunday Volunteers

We have loved having our students lead in the 11am Sunday modern services! In an effort to continue incorporating our youth into this service, we are seeking out Middle and High School students to help with leadership roles such as prayer, reading scripture, greeting, serving communion, etc. If your student is interested in being involved in any of these roles on Sunday morning, email Alayna to sign up.

Middle School Staff

Nate Rice

Director of the Middle Ministries

Alayna Brand

Middle School Associate

High School

The High School Ministry is for our students in Grades 9-12!

High School Sundays

Worship | 10:45am-12:15pm | Community Center

Worship together during our 11am modern worship service. Come early, visit with friends, play games as a family, or chill with our leaders.

High School Youth Group

High School Youth Group
Wednesdays, 7-8:30pm in UC-303

Have crazy fun, encounter God, and build friendships with others

High School Special Events

Upcoming Events

Nov 10-11, Service Learning Overnighter: World Relief, More info TBA
Dec 6, Carol Sing, 7:30pm, BelPres Sanctuary
Dec 9, Saturday – High School Christmas party, 7-9pm, location TBA
Dec 17 – Star Wars Movie Night: The Last Jedi-more info TBA as movie times come out

World Relief High School Service Learning Experience

World Relief Service Learning Experience with High School Ministry

An experience like no other. Over a 24-hour period, students will go through a Refugee Simulation put on by World Relief, develop friendship with refugee high school students, serve together, and hear stories from refugees.

Dates: November 10th -11th

Cost: $50

Space is limited so make sure you get your spot.

If you have other questions, email Steven.

Life Groups

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Life Groups

Designed for students to go deeper into God’s Word within a smaller group of students.

Sign up by emailing Steven Johnson

Serve on Sundays

Serve On Sundays 

Desire to be a part of what God is doing here on Sunday mornings?

Students and families can serve together by greeting or serving coffee prior to the 11am services.

Or serve during the 11am modern worship service by praying, reading scripture, or helping with communion.

Sign up by emailing Nathanael Roberts

Winter Camp

Save the date for the Winter Retreat, January 12-15, 2018, more info TBA

High School Staff

Steven Johnson

Director of High School Ministries

Nathanael Roberts

High School Associate