Tag: children

2019 Vacation Bible School

Manchester UMC’s – 2019 Vacation Bible School To Mars and Beyond! Student registration for Manchester UMC’s 2019 Vacation Bible School will be available starting Sunday, February 17th.  One small step for your kids…one giant leap for God’s Kingdom! Blast off with the first VBS to land on Mars! Kids age 4 by July 31st, 2019 (and…
Learn more

Share this:

Sunday Morning

Welcome! Welcome to Manchester United Methodist Church Children and Family Ministries. At Manchester UMC, we offer many ways for children and families to grow in faith and knowledge of God. Our children and families are ALWAYS welcome, safe, and loved by our staff, volunteers, and of course by God. We hope you will join us as…
Learn more

Share this:

Weekend Serving Roles

There are so many ways you can get involved and help others at Manchester UMC. Our weekend services provide a wide-range of serving opportunities for all ages, abilities, schedules and preferences. Check out some of the most popular ways to help and make a difference on the weekends. If you’d like help in choosing a…
Learn more

Share this:

Social Justice

Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves; ensure justice for those being crushed. Yes, speak up for the poor and helpless, and see that they get justice. Proverbs 31:8-9 (NLT) United Methodists have a rich history and concern for social justice. Inspired by Jesus’ ministry to the poor and marginalized, we continue the…
Learn more

Share this:

Linda Simino

I joined the Manchester United Methodist Church staff in October 2001 and currently serve as Administrative Assistance for Children’s Education and Social Justice.  I am a native of St. Louis and now reside on 3 acres in Eureka where I can indulge my love of outdoors and gardening.  I am married and have two adult…
Learn more

Share this:

Chessey Brenton

MUMC has been my church home since I was a little girl. My faith journey at MUMC has included participation in Sunday School, Youth Group & Choir, the Ancient-New Worship Service, and Leadership Board. I have a Bachelor of Science degree from Missouri State University, a Master of Arts in teaching from Lindenwood University, and…
Learn more

Share this:
Children's Choirs waving palm branches on Palm Sunday

Children’s Choirs

 Children’s Choirs Mission To provide an engaging environment for children that encourages musical, spiritual & personal growth through education, fellowship, & outreach. When We Meet Children’s Choirs meet on Wednesday evenings September through April and sing in worship monthly. Please register by September 1— We must have this information in hand before your child can…
Learn more

Share this:

Children and Church: PRAYground

I firmly believe that children have an important place in worship. Habits cultivated in younger years may foster spiritual roots in later years. We’re beginning something new in our 9:30 and 11 a.m. services that welcomes children. To describe this, I’ve invited Chessey Brenton, our Director of Children & Family Ministries, to be our guest…
Learn more

Share this:

Resources for Current Families

School Calendar Stay up to date with what’s happening at Circle of Friends Preschool! Learn more about Circle of Friends Preschool: About Circle of Friends Program/Class Options Parents as Leaders 2018-2019 Options & Fees 2019-2020 Options & Fees (NEW!) Registration & Enrollment Our Staff For more information or to speak with the preschool director, call 636.394.6867 or…
Learn more

Share this:

Nursery

Sunday Morning Nursery Care The nursery is available for children ages two and under for members and visitors during the 9:30 and 11:00 worship services. Little ones will join the infant room if they are not yet walking and move to the toddler room when they are steady on their feet. In September, children two…
Learn more

Share this:

Safe Sanctuary at Manchester UMC

We follow a practice called “Safe Sanctuary” to help ensure the safety of minors and vulnerable adults as well as our staff and volunteers. It is our practice that volunteers provide relevant personal information, undergo a criminal background screening and pass child safety training before they can serve with minors or vulnerable adults.   Become…
Learn more

Share this:

Opening for Nursery Caregivers

The Nursery Ministry at Manchester UMC is looking for loving, nurturing people (18 and over) with a working knowledge of early childhood development to join our nursery team of childcare providers. Our nursery provides childcare weekday mornings and occasion evenings for Bible study groups, meetings and worship services. If you are interested in this awesome…
Learn more

Share this:

PRAYground

What is PRAYground? PRAYground is designed to allow children to participate in quiet play while still listening to the message during the sermon. It is available at both our 9:30 and 11 a.m. services. This PRAYground space is in the front of the sanctuary with activities geared towards 3 years old through 2nd grade. However,…
Learn more

Share this:

Children

Welcome to Manchester United Methodist Church Children’s and Family Ministries. At MUMC, we offer many ways for children to grow in faith and knowledge of God, and for families to grow together in faith. Our children and families are ALWAYS welcome, safe, and loved by our staff, volunteers, and of course by God. We hope…
Learn more

Share this:

Scouting Ministry

Medals Offered: God and Country “God and Me” (Cub and Brownie Scouts, grades 1 to 3) “God and Family” (Webelos and Cadet Girl Scouts in grades 4 & 5)  “God and Church” (Boy & Girl Scouts in Grades 6 to 8) “God and Life” (Senior Scouters I, grades 9 to 12) Classes for “God and Me” and “God…
Learn more

Share this: