Stepping Stones Ministry
Stepping Stones is a program where parents and children explore key aspects of their faith toegether. There will be a focus on all classes on learning simple faith practices so that families can continue growing in faith together at home. Please sign up on the Children, Youth & Family Board or call the church office at 507-373-6496.
Practicing Faith at Home (Preschool & Kindergarten) will take place on Sunday Sept 23rd from 2:00 – 3:00pm. The children will recieve Story Bibles in worship that morning and we learn simple ways to use their new Bibles to talk about God when you are at home.
The Holy Bible (3rd Grade) will take place on Sunday Sept 30 from 2:00 – 4:00pm. The kids will recieve a Bible in worship that morning and at class we will explore how to read and use your Bible. We wil also explore ways how families can grow in faith by reading the Bible together. Parents should have recieved a letter with more information and details about the Bible.
Prayer (1st Grade) will take place on Sunday Feb 10 from 2:00 – 4:00pm. We will learn what prayer is and why it is important. We will look at the Lord’s Prayer and also learn simple prayers that the whole family can use together at home.
Sacraments (5th Grade) will take place on Sunday April 14th from 2:00 – 5:00pm. We will learn the meaning of Baptism and Communion and explore how both affect our day to day lives as Christians. This class also serves as Fist Communion preparation for any child not yet reciving communion and all particpants will be honored at the Maundy Thursday Serice on April 18th.