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Children's Ministry


DiscipleLIFE - 9:00 am each Sunday

Babies through 6th Grade

Preschool Division Director: Kim Stolarik

Assistant Preschool Director: Renee Nieves

Children's Division Director: Joanie Rogers

This bible study time helps children shape a positive biblical worldview as they learn to apply truths from the Bible to their lives on their level.


ChildLIFE Ministry - 10:30 each Sunday

Babies through Pre-Kindergarten (age 4)

ChildLIFE Directors: Norris and Janice Tyler

This ministry provides support for parents who wish to attend the worship service. Children are cared for in a loving, fun, and safe environment as well as engaged in activities that further develop that Sunday's DiscipleLIFE lesson.

If you would like to be considered to fill one of the open a positions in this ministry, please click here.


Awana Cubbies - 6:30 pm each Wednesday (Sept. through May)

Three-year olds and Pre-kindergarteners

Awana Cubbies Director: Rita Neal

Awana Cubbies celebrates the spiritual potential of preschoolers by helping them develop respect for God, His Son and His Word. Whether it's the fun puppets, the exciting games or all their "Cubbies friends," they simply love it. At Story Time each week, preschoolers learn about God – the greatness of His love and His Word – and about His Son, Jesus Christ, the promised Savior.


Awana Sparks - 6:30 pm each Wednesday (Sept. through May)

Kindergarten through 2nd Grade

Awana Sparks Director: Micky Slaughter

Sparks ignites the curiosity of early elementary-age kids to learn about the people and events of the Bible, building a foundation of wisdom for knowing Christ. Sparks is divided into three years, each with a unique rank: HangGlider®, WingRunner® and SkyStormer™. Each year, Sparks clubbers:

• explore the biographies of people of the Bible from a new portion of Scripture

• memorize Bible verses

• complete handbook activities


Awana Truth and Training - 6:30 pm each Wednesday (Sept. through May)

3rd through 6th Grade

Awana T & T Director: Gloria Henning

T&T engages third- through sixth-graders by answering their questions about God and the Bible, guiding them through this pivotal life stage to grow in Christ's grace. Handbooks and large-group lessons deepen a child's knowledge about God and His Word and teach how to put that knowledge into action in everyday life.

T&T is different from other Awana programs. It is comprised of two clubs with distinct curriculum, uniforms and awards:

•T&T Ultimate Adventure™ for third and fourth grades

•T&T Ultimate Challenge™ for fifth and sixth grades


Resources for Teachers and Parents

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A Parent's Guide to the Preschool Ministry at FBCUM

Levels of Biblical Learning (For Parents/Teachers)

Levels of Biblical Skill (For Parents/Teachers)

The Gospel Project Three Year Reading Plan


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