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St. Luke's Kids

Interested in what St. Luke's has to offer children & their families?  Click here for more information:

The Kids' Page


Children's Ministry Programs


Sunday Morning

Joy Trek is our 9:30am Sunday School program for children age 2-4. Children will learn a Bible story over several weeks of lessons. Each Sunday they will hear the story, do a craft, participate in music and sacred sharing moments and have something to bring home. Contact Sam Leahy for more information.

PEAK Adventures is our 9:30am Sunday School program for children K-grade 4. Each week children will learn a Bible story in a different way through our rotation model. Over 5 weeks, the children will learn the story through workshops such as Art, Cinema, Cooking, Games, Sciene and Storytelling. Children also will be able to participate in music and large group time as well. Contact Sharon Oliver for more information.

Tweens ROCK is our 9:30am Sunday School program for children in grades 5 & 6. This program is part of our Tween Scene Ministry and is a time to learn about the Bible and explore questions. Contact Sharon Oliver for more information.

Godly Play is our Sunday morning program for children age 4-grade 6 during the 11:00am worship service. Godly Play includes a lesson told in interactive story format and learning stations and crafts for children to further their experience of the story. Contact Sam Leahy for more information.

Childcare

Nursery care is available during all of our worship services for children birth through age 2 and through age 3 during our 8:00am and 11:00am services. Nursery care is also available during other events and programs as scheduled and needed. Contact Sam Leahy for more information.

For more information on our Nursery please click here.

Music Programs for Children

Primary & Junior Prayz - The Primary Prayz (grades 1-3) and Junior Prayz (grades 4-6) choirs rehearse Wednesday evenings and sing the prelude for Sunday morning worship four to five times a year. The children learn Christian principles through song in addition to experiencing music through singing and playing instruments. Meets Wednesday night at 6:30pm. Contact Kay Coryell for more information.

Cherub's Choir is a music and movement program for children age 3 through Kindergarten. The children learn about Christian values through song in a nurturing environment and develop motor skills through movement and playing instruments. They also perform at various worship services and events throughout the year. Parents are encouraged to attend rehearsals with their children. Meets Wednesday night at 6:30pm. Contact Kay Coryell for more information.

Tone Chimes - Children in grades 4-6 are invited to participate in this fun and musical program. No experience necessary. Meets Wednesday nights at 7:25pm. Meets Wednesday night at 6:30pm. Contact Kay Coryell for more information.

Other Programs & Events for Children & Families

SLY, Jr. - is our fellowship program for children in grades 5 & 6 and meets once or twice a month to have fun, learn, and discuss various aspects of the Christian faith. Click here for current schedule. Email Sharon for more information.

Acolytes - An opportunity for children in 2nd-6th grade to participates as Acolytes in the worship service.

St. Luke's Playgroup - Meets on the 1st and 3rd Friday mornings.

P.R.A.Y. Program - is designed for kids grades 1-12 who are interested in growing in faith and service. Can be connected to a local scouting program.Offered in January of every odd year.

Family Movie Night - Families gather at the church four times a year for a family friendly movie, popcorn, and time together. Bring your pj's and blankets!

Children's Library - Come browse the collection of books and DVDs in the Faith Harder Children's Library downstairs in the Goliath area. A wide variety of items are available to check ouy. Opportunities are available to help maintain the children's library once a month.

Parent's Night Out - is a cooperative group of families with young children who gather once a month to alternate providing childcare so that other parents can enjoy an evening out.

Wacky Wednesdays - Summer fun events six Wednesday mornings during the summer for kids ages 2 1/2 through grade 3. Registration is required.

Vacation Bible School - is our yearly summer highlight. Each summer children come and enjoy learning Christian principles in a fun-filled environment. Our morning VBS is held in late June for one week. And our evening program is held in mid July for 4 days. Open to children age 3 by Sept. 30 through entering 5th grade.

Tree Lighting - happens the Sunday after Thanksgiving each year to welcome the Advent season. This special evening service for families concludes with the lighting of our tree!

Children's Christmas Pageant - is a musical presentation of the Christmas story presented by our Sunday School children. In 2014 we moved this to be part of our Tree Lighting Service to help kick off the Advent season.

Our Children's Christmas Eve - Services on Christmas Eve are geared towards both children and adults.

Easter Fun Day - a community fair held during the weekend of Palm Sunday where we gather for fun, games, crafts, and much more.

Children's Dinner Theater - is our annual spring show performed by and for children. Children in grades 1-6 may be part of the cast. A kid-friendly dinner is served before the show.

Family Camp - Every summer our families gather for informal and recreational camping over a week in late July. Campfires, games, potlucks, and more are all a part of this great experience.

Holiday Shop - provides an affordable Christmas shopping experience for children up to age 12.

Click here for a listing of OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE.


Children's Ministry Staff Contact Info
If you have any questions you may contact:

Sharon Oliver

Sharon Oliver
Director of Children's Ministry
303-791-0659 x127
or email Sharon
Click for Sharon's bio

Sam Leahy

Sam Leahy
Director of Early
Childhood Ministry
303-791-0659 x140
or email Sam
Click for Sam's bio

Stephanie Kirk

Stephanie Kirk
Children's & Family Ministries Coordinator
303-791-0659 x111
or email Stephanie
Click for Stephanie's bio