WE Kids Ministry

Reclaimed wood boat stage in WE Kids area at The Water's Edge Church in Omaha, NE
Classroom doors in WE Kids area at The Water's Edge Church in Omaha, NE
Stage designed as boat with ramp in WE Kids area at The Water's Edge Church in Omaha, NE

WE Kids Ministry for children in K-5th Grades

At The Water’s Edge, WE love kids! On any given Sunday, you will see a group of volunteers passionate about not only teaching kids the Bible, but helping to lead them into a lifelong relationship with Jesus Christ. By working alongside parents, we are able to continue the lessons beyond Sunday morning.

At the Water’s Edge, we believe that a relationship with Jesus Christ can begin with even the youngest of kids. Each Sunday, our preschool aged kids engage in lessons and activities designed to introduce them to God and incite a sense of wonder about who He is and how He loves us.

Elementary aged kids are in a constant state of discovery. Each day, they are learning and connecting experiences with the world around them. Each Sunday, through the use of both Small Group and Large Group activities, our Elementary Kids are being invited to learn about their relationship with God and how to live it out.

WE Kids meets every Sunday morning during both our 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM worship service. WE also have other special events throughout the year such as VBS and Summer Camp!

Want more information about WE Kids? Contact Michele today at michele@weomaha.com.

WE Kids Programs Beyond Sunday

 

third grade bibles

Third Grade Bible Presentation

At The Water’s Edge, WE believe it is important that the church and the family work in partnership to help grow a child’s faith. We present our third grade students with new Bibles every fall. It’s a tradition that kids and parents look forward to each and every year. As part of this, WE will be provide parents with tools they can use to help their child learn to navigate and gain a better understanding of the Bible.

Our 2019 Third Grade Bible Presentation will happen in mid-September at both out 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM services. To ensure have an adequate number of Bibles on-hand, WE ask that you register your child prior to the event.

Please note – if you have a current 3rd, 4th or 5th grader who as not yet received a Bible from WE Kids, please let us know! WE would love to present them with one!

Questions? Contact Michele at michele@weomaha.com.

WE Kids at Camp Fontanelle

“Go climb a tree! Yep, come and check out the best view at Fontanelle from the treetops! When you’re not in the trees, you’ll enjoy swimming, games, hiking and sleeping in treeboats under the trees and most importantly learning and experiencing God’s Love!”

WE Kids is headed to Camp Fontanelle June 10th through 14th for Tree Monkey Camp (formerly Tree Frog Camp). Cost is $320 per camper and you may register online using the link below. Tree Monkey Camp is open to all kids entering 4th through 6th grade during the 2019-2020 school year. Scholarships are available. Questions? Contact Michele at michele@weomaha.com.

third grade bibles

Submerge Bible Study for 4th – 5th Graders

Submerge is our new Bible Study for 4th and 5th graders. Submerge meets every other Wednesday evening from 7:00 – 8:15 PM in the WE Kids Large Group Room. In Submerge, students will dive deeper into their faith by learning more about the Bible and how it applies to their lives and relationships. Students will also participate in service projects throughout the year. Submerge also serves to help ease the transition from WE Kids to WE Youth for our students.

Submerge meet on the following Wednesdays during Winter/Spring 2019:

Please note Submerge does not meet each week. Be sure to mark these dates on your calendar. 

  • Jan.  23rd
  • Feb. 6th & 20th
  • March 13th (meets only once due to Spring Break)
  • April 10th & 24th
  • May 8th & 22nd

Submerge is open to all 4th & 5th graders. Register your child today using the link below. Want more information about WE Kids? Contact Michele today at michele@weomaha.com.

VBS 2019

June 24th – 27th, 6:00 -8:30 PM

Join WE Kids this summer as WE head out on camping adventure to explore how we can know God and trust in Jesus! It’s going to be a fun-filled week of games, stories, songs, crafts and more! VBS is open to kids ages 4 through entering 5th Grade during the 2019-2020 school year. Cost is $10 per child and scholarships are available. VBS Participant Registration Opens April 1st.

Want to be a part of the fun for VBS 2019? Then join WE Kids as a VBS volunteer! Volunteers serve in a variety of ways both behind the scenes and leading kids. Find out more and sign up to volunteer using the button below.

WE Kids Registration

At The Water’s Edge, WE are committed to providing a fun, safe environment for our kids to grow in their faith. As part of this effort, WE use a secure check-in system for every child who attends WE Kids. To make the check-in process easier for you on Sundays, be sure to fill our our Family Registration Form! You can use the link below or visit the WE Kids Check-In table on Sunday morning.

Register Here

Contact Us Today

Have questions about WE Kids or our children’s ministries? Looking for more information about our seasonal or summer activities? Our Children’s Ministry Director, Michele, will be happy to answer any questions you have!

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