Kids are as much a part of our church family as our parents and older adults. Cookeville First UMC is passionate about introducing our youngest to God’s grace and the love of Jesus. Take a brief look below to learn more about what we do for kids and how we can help yours grow in their faith!
COOKEVILLE FIRST UMC
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me.” Cookeville First UMC makes sure that every child is an important part of our church family. With fun and meaningful opportunities for all ages, we pay special attention to the needs of kids and families.
Sunday School – Faith and Fun!
With the help of our wonderful Children’s Ministry volunteers, Cookeville First UMC recently updated our Sunday School to a rotational model where, each week every child gets to learn and experience the basic stories and foundational beliefs of our faith through play, art, music, and much more. Come join us!
Easter Egg Hunt
Join us for an Easter Egg Hunt in Dogwood Park on April 16!
The Blessing of the Backpacks
Get the school year off to a good start with the annual Blessing of the Backpacks, July 31st.
Cookeville First UMC works hard to provide high-quality, fun events for our kids. To view and register for upcoming events, click here!
Wednesday Night Life Activities
Bus pick-up from school is available for 5th and 6th graders.
- 3:30 p.m. – Club456 has Homework Hangout in the Freeman Building for 4th – 6th graders
- 5 p.m. – Large group and small group lessons in the gym.
- 5:30 p.m. – Parent devotional upstairs.
- 6 p.m. – Family snack-meal.
For information on how we empower our kids and youth to make a decision to live a life of faith in Christ, click here!
Sunday School – 9:45 a.m.
Nursery service available Sunday mornings, 8:30 a.m. – noon.
Throughout the year, we share in fun trips, parties, gatherings, retreats and more.
Steps of Faith at Cookeville First UMC
The story of grace is a journey that begins at an early age. We take special care to make sure that our kids experience important and exciting milestones as they begin their journey. Here are a few of the steps we celebrate:
We pray that your child will love what we have to offer! Please let me know if I can help in any way!
Coordinator of Children’s Ministries
Send Kelsey a message
165 E. Broad St., Cookeville, TN 38501