Fort Hill Presbyterian Church is seeking a Children’s Ministry Coordinator. Qualifications of applicants for this 19-hour position are a commitment to Jesus Christ and appreciation of the Reformed faith, desire to work with children and their families, ability to develop age-appropriate program and ministry volunteers, general organizational and administrative tasks utilizing both written and verbal communication skills. Work or volunteer experience with children and their parents in a Christian setting and a college degree are required. Click here for a complete job description. For more information, contact Nina Moede. To apply, send resume and three references to Nina Moede by June 6, 2018.
Bridge: Faith Formation Groups
Children Faith Formation classes meet on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30.
Room E117 Nursery for children under 3
Room E107 for children 3 through first grade
Room E209 for second through fifth grade
A variety of fellowship events take place throughout the year for our 1st – 5th graders. We aim for two events each semester. Some examples of past events include: games and ice cream night, pizza/bowling nights, pizza/movie nights at PSA (the college gathering place), Easter egg hunts (including preschool age), etc. Details on upcoming events may be found in The Window or church bulletins.
Children’s Music Ministry
Choirs for Grades K-8 are offered on Wednesday evenings from September-April. Strong Praises for Grades K-3 meet from 6:15-6:45 and Singers for Christ for Grades 4-8 meet from 6:45-7:15. They are introduced to various music techniques, learn hymns, anthems, and fun songs. The Singers of Christ also learn ringing techniques with choir chimes.
Opportunities to lead and sing in worship are provided four or more times during the year, along with the Angel Vespers program at Christmas, and a musical drama every other year.
Parents are also asked to be involved as choir parents assisting in rehearsals and encouraging all children/youth to participate and share their gifts in praising God and leading in worship.
Margaret MacKay, Director of Music, directs these groups. Please contact Margaret MacKay for more information.
Vacation Bible School 2018
First Baptist Clemson and Fort Hill Presbyterian Church are excited to partner again for…
Abundance Orchard VBS Part 2 and Nothin’ But Net Camp
This year’s dates are June 25-28, 2018 from 9:30-4:00 at Clemson First Baptist Church. The scheduled sessions are:
VBS morning session 9:30-12:30 — completed 4K through 1st grade
VBS afternoon session 1:00-4:00 — completed 2nd-5th grades
NBN basketball morning session 9:30-12:30 — completed 2nd-5th grades
NBN basketball afternoon session 1:00-4:00 — completed 5K through 1st grade
June 16, 2017 Mission Project for Grades 3-5: Gleaning
Registration is April 1-30 for church members and May 1-June 8 for church and community. Open to the first 100 children. Click here for the registration form. Registration closes June 8.
Abundance Orchard VBS Part 2 — Where faith grows and hungry people are fed.”
This is the harvest of a year-long partnership sponsored by the Children’s Ministries of Clemson First Baptist Church and Fort Hill Presbyterian Churches. We will continue to explore solutions to help ease hunger. Having met our fundraising goal, this year we will package meals for Rise Against Hunger. We are excited about the opportunities to make a difference! Come find your place at the table.
Nothin’ But Net Basketball program is also offered during the same four days for kindergarten through fifth graders looking for activity from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Lunch may be selected for full day participants. Third-fifth graders may enjoy basketball in the morning and VBS in the afternoon. Kindergarten through second grade aged children have the opportunity to participate in VBS in the morning and basketball during the afternoon.
Contact Cyndi Davis with questions.