September 1, 2014: ECDP Update


“Hey, ho! Hey, ho! It’s back to school we go…” And thank goodness for Holy Covenant’s faithful Boy Scout troop who spread sand and gravel throughout the playground to help us get ready for our returning students. And thank you to all who helped in painting the hallways. We are so proud to show off the work of this community. We love our happy hallways. Students will be skipping into the first day of school with their clean and crisp backpacks on September 2, 2014, and we are so ready for them! The learning and fun begins!

September 1, 2014: Children’s Ministry Update

Children’s Sunday School Sundays at 9:45 a.m. K-2nd grade in Room 202 3rd-5th grades in Room 206 Preschool in the Nursery, Room 101 Parents’ Night Out Saturday, September 13, 2014, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Bring your kids ages infant to 5th grade and take a night off! Email Heather Hinton to make a reservation. A snack will be provided. Cost is $5 per child. Created by God Friday-Saturday, October 3-4, 2014 Created by God is an enormously important workshop that focuses on God’s gift of human sexuality from a Christian perspective. There are many layers to the Created by God program, but the main function is to educate children and parents in the Godly principles regarding our sexuality and to affirm that growth and change in our bodies is part of God’s perfect and wonderful plan for our lives. This workshop offers an ideal opportunity to gain an open door … Read More

Fine Arts Week: July 28 – August 1, 2014

This year we will be learning the Tale of Three Trees while exploring the fine arts! There will be a special presentation of the musical on Friday, August 1st. For Children who have completed Kindergarten – 5th Grade. Cost is $20 per child, not to exceed $30 per family. Please make checks payable to Holy Covenant UMC, marked for Fine Arts Week. Fill out the form below to register online. Check may be mailed or delivered to the church. Payment is due on or before the first day of camp. Checks should be made out to Holy Covenant UMC with “Fine Arts Week” in the memo line. We look forward to seeing you there. For more information, contact Ryan Baumgardner or Debbie Chapman.

Summer 2014 is here!

The last school bells are ringing and the air is filled with excitement and laughter as children, teachers, and parents look forward to floating in the pool, riding roller coasters, summer vacations and more! Holy Covenant has many opportunities to turn summer fun time into an amazing experience learning about God’s amazing love for us and growing closer to God in our faith journeys! Blessings, Heather Hinton [email protected] 214-492-2434 ext. 25

Summer Sunday School 2014

Sundays 9:45am – 10:45 am We have some wonderful Summer Sunday School Teachers, and some exciting things in the works for Summer Sunday School – there is something for everyone! Come join in the fun!!

Vacation Bible School: July 7-11, 2014

Weird Animals VBS will be a great hands-on, fun experience learning about Jesus and His one-of-a-kind love! Children will learn that no matter what – Jesus loves you!! Join us and bring a friend! Click here to register online. Contact Ryan Baumgardner or Heather Hinton for more information.

VBS Celebration: July 13, 2014

9:45 am- VBS rotations 11:00 am- Sing and celebrate in our Worship service 12:00 noon- Pot Luck lunch celebrating VBS! Bring a dish to share and let’s celebrate!

Parent’s Night Out: June 14, 2014

Drop your children off with us for an evening of fun while you relax on June 14, 2014 at 6:00 pm! This month’s theme is all about water! Bring a swimsuit and towel (don’t forget the sunscreen). $5.00 per child; no more than $10 per family. Reserve your spot with Heather Hinton.

Fine Arts Camp for Kids: July 28-August 4, 2014

“The Tale of Three Trees” by Allen Pote July 28-August 4, 2014 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Musical Presentation: Friday, 12:00 p.m. Sunday, during the 11:00 a.m. worship You can register your elementary student for our Music, Art, and Drama Camp. The cost for this camp is $20.00 per child and no more than $30.00 per family. New this year! Children will only be considered for a speaking part or solo if they commit to attend the performance on Friday and Sunday! Children are asked to wear a green solid t-shirt (any shade) the day of the performances. Scholarships are available and the camp is open to all children in the community. Registration will end on Wednesday, July 23, so that workers can prepare for the week. A limited number of walk-ins will be accepted. Remember that children will experience keyboard, handbells, guitars, drama, dance, and art. Email Debbie Chapman … Read More

Summer Sunday School Teachers Needed!

3, 4 & 5-year-old Class K-2nd Grade Class 3rd-5th Grade Class Please consider giving our regular Sunday School teachers a much needed break this summer. Email Heather Hinton for more information.