Family Ministries Plan

Phase 1: Nursery (ages 0-2)

Goal: The church and its caregivers are joyful, loving, fun, and safe.

Events/Programs: Liberty Corner Kids nursery

Milestones: Baptism, Bible story time each week, introducing and teaching table graces


Phase 2: Preschool (ages 3-5)

Goal: Children know that Jesus loves them.

Events/Programs: Liberty Corner Kids, Vacation Bible School

Milestones: Learning about Hearts For Hondura and participating in weekly offering; preschool graduation celebration and blessing.


Phase 3: Elementary (grades K-5)

Goal: To begin to develop a generation of Jesus followers who take their faith and grace out into the world.

Events/Programs: Liberty Corner Kids, Vacation Bible School

Milestones: First Grade Prayer Party, Second Grade Communion, Third Grade Bible Adventure, Give Love Away opportunities, 5th Grade Transition Day to Middle School


Phase 4: Middle School (grades 6- 8)

Goal: To create an environment for students to ask tough faith questions where they know they are accepted, loved, and met where they are

Event/Programs: Student Ministry, Small Groups, Retreats, Mission, Worship

Milestones: Give Love Away opportunities; serving as a leader at Vacation Bible School and other large church events


Phase 5: High School (grades 9-12)

Goal: To prepare students to "launch" into the world with confidence in their faith and ability to share it with others.

Event/Programs: Student Ministry, Small Groups, Retreats, Mission, Worship

Milestones: Confirmation, Leadership Opportunities, Assistant Teaching with Liberty Corner Kids, Graduation Celebration