Nursery & Preschool | Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Nursery & Preschool

Childcare for infants through preschoolers is provided during all Sunday services in Rooms 102 and 103. Preschoolers are engaged with age appropriate activities and Bible stories.

Laura Warren

Sunday School at Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Sunday School

Children’s Sunday School, grades Pre-K-2nd and 3rd-6th, meets every Sunday at 9:15 a.m. in Children’s Center of our Education Wing. Classes incorporate Bible stories, science activities, arts and crafts, video storytelling, and active games. In 2017-2018 we’re exploring the Deep Blue and our theme is Learn and Serve! The children are working to support Grace Children’s Hospital in Haiti.

Laura Warren

Children’s Time

During both worship services, our pastors engage the children during a special portion of the service tailored just for them. The children and pastor discuss topics relating to that Sunday’s lectionary reading and share a prayer time together.

Pastor Karen or Pastor Cheryl

Children's Church at Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Children’s Church

During the 10:30 a.m. worship service, children’s church is offered for grade school children during the sermon portion of the service. The children study the same Gospel lesson that is taught in the main worship service. Holy Communion is served during Children’s Church on the first Sunday of the month.

Jan Rary

Junior Choir  |  Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Junior Choir

Junior Choir is an opportunity for children to learn music and the blessings of being an active part of the church family. Junior Choir practices weekly at 9 a.m., between early service and Sunday School, spring through fall, and performs monthly.

Norma Dennis

Acolyte | Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Acolyte Program

The Acolyte Program gives children and youth the opportunity to actively participate in our worship services. Acolytes help with ceremonial duties of the church, such as carrying the Light of Christ and placing our tithes and offerings before our Lord.

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