Thursday, December 24, 2009

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM KiDS COR!!!



Sunday, December 20, 2009

What's This For??

If you were in KiDS COR this past weekend you received an envelope. Watch the video below to find out what this envelope is for and what it has to do with Christmas. Even if you did not get an envelope go ahead and watch the video. Merry Christmas!!!


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Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Birthday Party For Jesus

On Sunday, KiDS COR celebrated Jesus birthday with a big party!! We had snacks, crafts, and some great entertainment. We also collected over 800 new toys to donate to the Toys For Tots program. Check out the video recap of a great weekend many thanks to Ron Fugate for his help in putting this video together!



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Here our some pics from The Birthday Party For Jesus for more great pics from KiDS COR Click here:










Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Advent Activity-Thank Your Neighbor


Throughout Advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's activity is below:


Make thank you cards for people who have decorated their homes for Christmas. Here's a sample of something you could write in the card:


"Thank you for sharing the joy of Christmas through your lights and decorations. We have enjoyed looking at them and each day we see them we are reminded that Christmas is almost here, where we celebrate the one true light entering out world."


You could also attached some goodies to go along with your thank you note.

Monday, December 14, 2009

Advent Activity-Family Discussion Time


Throughout Advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's activity is below:


Invite friends to have dinner with you. Put out some "table topics" to discuss favorite Christmas activities. Here are some great questions to get you started:


1. What is your favorite Christmas movie?

2. What is your favorie Christmas snack?

3. What is the best gift you have ever recieved at Christmas? (Hint: The best gift we've recieved is Jesus and his love for us!!)

4. What do you think the first Christmas was like?

5. Can you name all the people who were at the first Christmas?


If you have other great questions please comment on this post and let us know your questions!!


Sunday, December 13, 2009

Advent Activity-Make Your Own Tree Ornaments


Throughout Advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a familiy to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's activity is below:


Make Ornaments to give to people who provide a service for your family. Click here for a really easy and fun way to make Cinnamon dough ornaments all you need is cinnamon and applesauce. These also make will make your house smelly really good!!!


Friday, December 11, 2009

Advent Activity-Merry Christmas

Throughout advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's advent activity is below:

Learn to say Merry Christmas is another language. Below are different translations to Merry Christmas!

German: Froehliche Weihnachten

French: Joyeux Noel

Italian: Buone Feste Natalizie

Spanish: Feliz Navidad

Advent Activity-A Great Christmas Book

Throughout advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's advent activity is below:

Read a Children's Christmas Book as a family. Need a Suggestion How about The Grumpy Shepherd By Paddie Devon!

Friday, December 4, 2009

What's Happening In KiDS COR

It's been a great couple of weeks in KiDS COR check out these videos and pics of the past week!

Family Advent Night & Wild 1's Field Trip Pictures Click Here

ZONE RECAP VIDEO

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Advent Activity-Make Some Treats


Throughout advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's advent activity is below:


Invite friends to join your family for a holiday movie. Have each family make their favorite cookie or treat to share. For some great treat ideas click here!

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Advent Activity-Make Your Own Birdfeeder


Throughout advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's advent activity is below:


Take Care of God's creatures by feeding the birds. You can purchase bird seed or make your own feeder to share with our feathered friends. For Directions on making an easy homemade bird feeder click here!

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

2009 Advent Calendar


GET READY FOR THE BIRTH OF JESUS! USE THIS ADVENT CALENDAR TO FIND FAMILY ACTIVITIES THAT WILL PREPARE YOU FOR CHRISTMAS!





Advent Calendar Activity-Make A Pomander Ball


Throughout advent KiDS COR will be providing fun ideas to do as a family to help you get ready for Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Today's advent activity is below:
Make A Scented Pomander Ball by sticking cloves into an orange (For Complete Directions Click Here). Then read Galatians 5:22. Have family members choose one "Fruit Of The Spirit" they will try and show throughout advent.


Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Pie Time

The Challenge: Collect over 900 shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

The Prize: Smash a Pie in Mr. Nick's face

Well as you can see from the picture below we collected well over 900 shoeboxes.....

1,115 shoeboxes to be exact


And So Mr. Nick Got A Pie In His Face.....



GREAT JOB EVERYONE!!!


Sunday, November 22, 2009

Now & Later Video

If you were in KiDS COR this past weekend you got some Candy...A Now & Later. Find out what this candy has to do with this past week's lesson by watching the video below.


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Friday, November 20, 2009

LOTS OF SHOEBOXES!!

Check out the video to see all the shoeboxes KiDS COR Collected for Operation Christmas Child this year.


Thursday, November 19, 2009

PICTURES!!



Check Out some great pictures from KiDS COR this past weekend! It was collection day for our mission project Operation Christmas Child! To check out the pictures Click Here!

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Shoebox Collection Weekend!

Shoeboxes are pouring into KiDSCOR this week!! Pictures are coming to the blog soon! Check out this great video about Giving Christmas Away this year! It was made in Partnership with Operation Christmas Child & Veggie Tales.

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Early Childhood GPS

Check our the November Edition of the Early Childhood GPS. You'll find great activities to do together as a family during the month of November.

NOVEMBER GPS

Friday, November 6, 2009

November Memory Verses

Check out November's Memory Verses!

Early Childhood-2nd Grade (Psalm 107:1) Watch the video to see the motions!
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3rd-5th Grade Memory Verse: (Matthew 6:19-21)



Monday, November 2, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-NOV 1

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? If you answered yes to any of these questions click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!

K-2nd Grade GPS


3rd-5th Grade GPS

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-Oct 25

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? If you answered yes to any of these questions click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!

Kindergarten-2nd Grade GPS

3rd-5th Grade GPS

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Operation Christmas Child



KiDS COR has kicked off its fall mission project: Operation Christmas Child. Between now and November 16th we'll be collecting shoe boxes full of goodies that will be shipped around the world to kids in need. Last year we collected 725 shoe boxes! Let's beat that number this year!! For more info about our mission project visit the KiDS COR info booth at the church! Check out the official website for Operation Christams Child!

Monday, October 19, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-Oct. 18

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? If you answered yes to any of these questions click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!


Kindergarten-2nd Grade GPS

3rd-5th Grade GPS

Answers to GPS Word Scramble:

1. Genesis

2. Job

3. Chronicles

4. Micah

5. Joel

6. Proverbs

7. Lamentations

8. Deuteronomy


KiDS COR Concordance

Check-out the KiDS COR Bible Concordance. If you need to find verses in the Bible on specific topics this can help you out!


KiDS COR BIBLE CONCORDANCE

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Early Childhood GPS

Hot off the press its the October GPS for the Early Childhood Kids! Check out the link below and find some great family time ideas!


October Early Childhood GPS

October Memory Verses!

Check out the verses we are learning in Kids Cor:


Early Childhood (ages 2-5)


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Elementary (Kindergarten-5th Grade)



Tuesday, October 13, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-October 11

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? If you answered yes to any of these questions click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!


KIDS COR GPS


Answers to GPS Questions:

1. 66 books
2. 40 different authors
3. 774,746 words
4. 70 hours to read

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-Oct. 4

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? If you answered yes to any of these questions click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!


Kindergarten-2nd Grade GPS

3rd-5th Grade GPS

Thursday, October 1, 2009

KiDS COR Illness Policy

With Cold & Flu season arriving early please check out our KiDS COR illness policy.


Tuesday, September 29, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-Sept 27

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? If you answered yes to any of these questions click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!

Kindergarten-2nd Grade GPS

3rd-5th Grade GPS

Sunday, September 27, 2009

KiDS COR Minute

This week in KiDS COR we learned that God is calling us!!! He has great plans for our lives! If you were in KiDS COR this past weekend you received a fortune cookie. Check out the video below to find out what a fortune cookie has to do with our lesson!


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Sunday, September 20, 2009

KiDS COR Minute

This week we talked about Families Looking Different. If you were in KiDS COR This weekend you got some awesome glasses. Watch the video below to find out what there are for and what it has to do with our families. Even if you were not here go ahead and watch the video!


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Friday, September 18, 2009

Early Childhood GPS

Hello Parents of Early Childhood Kiddos! Check out the link below to see the GPS for the lesson series: We Are All Part Of God's Family. It has some great ideas to connect your kids to the lesson and to Christ during the week!

EARLY CHILDHOOD GPS



Thursday, September 17, 2009

A Position Of Honor

Hey KiDS COR leaders check out this link to a great article!! It has some very practical tips that will helps us as leaders get the most out of each lesson we teach!

After reading the article would you either leave a general comment about the article or answer one of the following questions? It would be great some feedback and discussion for all to read!

What would a perfect day of teaching look like?
If you were a child in your group, what would you expect from your teacher?


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Happy Reading!

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-Sept. 13

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? Click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!

Kindergarten-2nd Grade GPS

3rd-5th Grade GPS

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Kindness Challenge

This past weekend in KiDS COR we were challenged to show kindness to our families! We talked about the story of Joseph and his brothers and how Joseph was kind to his brothers even after they sold him to slavery.

Here's your challenge: Show some kindness to your family this week. When you do come back to the blog and leave a comment telling us what you did. We will randomly select one of the comments and they'll win a prize.

We want to hear from you!

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

August 30th KiDS COR GPS

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? Click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!

August 30 K-2 GPS

August 30 3rd-5th Grade GPS

Sunday, August 30, 2009

KiDS COR Minute

This week we talked about Honoring our Parents. If you were in KiDS COR This weekend you got a bag with a medal in it. Watch the video below to find out what it is for and what it has to do with honoring our parents. Even if you were not here go ahead and watch the video it will remind us to honor our parents this week!


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Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Hangin Together Memory Verses

Below are our current scripture memory verses. Encourage your child no matter what age to learn these 2 verses.

Elementary Memory Verses (Kindergarten-5th Grade)

Early Childhood (Age 4 and below) Memory Verse, Watch the video to see the cool motions!




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Monday, August 24, 2009

KiDS COR GPS-Aug 23

Did you miss KiDS COR this weekend? Did you forget your KiDS COR GPS? Do you want to know what happened this past weekend at KiDS COR?? Click on the links below to get this weekends GPS!

K-2nd GPS:

Aug 23 GPS K-2
3rd-5th Grade GPS:
Aug 23 GPS 3-5

Sunday, August 23, 2009

Family Fun!

In this week's KiDS COR GPS we asked you to let us know one thing you do as a family for fun. So go ahead and leave a comment letting us know what you do for fun as a family. Everyone who leaves a comment will be entered into a drawing to win a great prize! So be sure to include your first name in the post!

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Hangin Together

The KiDS COR theme for the 2009-2010 school year is Hangin' Together. Our goal is for families no matter what shape or size to "Hang Together" growing in their faith. This school year KiDS COR will have opportunities for families to do just that. Take a look at Hanging Together theme video:



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Monday, August 3, 2009

Hangin Together

The KiDS COR theme this year is “Hangin’ Together” and we want your family to do just that, no matter what the make-up of your family is. KiDS COR will be giving you many opportunities for grow closer together as a family and closer to God at the same. Be on the lookout for these opportunities beginning August 23rd!

Hangin Together theme verse!

May the Lord make your love for each other and for everyone else grow by leaps and bounds. That’s how our love for you has grown.
1 Thessalonians 3:11-13