Baby Dedication Celebration
This is a special event that provides parents with the opportunity to publicly acknowledge that God has given His children to us on loan and that we as parents commit to raising them in a home that leads kids to a sincere faith in Jesus. The next dedication will be May 1st, immediately following the 11am service. Children ages 2 years and under are eligible for Baby Dedication. There is a required parent class that will be held on Saturday, April 30th at 6:30pm. Childcare is provided with registration for the class.
Met Kids Choir
The Met Kids Choir will be leading Praise & Worship during church services the weekend of December 10th & 11th.
Excite Ministry Graduation
It is a time to celebrate the spiritual milestone achieved by kiddos graduating the Excite Ministry (pre-school) and entering the Explore Ministry (K-2nd). The Excite Ministry Graduation will include: a memorable celebration with our puppet friends Penny and Scooter, fun worship songs, a graduation certificate, and a picture with our Children’s Staff, Penny and Scooter, and the child’s classroom teacher. At the end of the celebration, Pastor Scott will encourage parents with great insight on how Met Kids can partner with parents in leading their child to a genuine and growing faith in Jesus. This Graduation is one part of our comprehensive plan to help families create a rhythm in the home that invests in what matters most as well as strengthen the partnership between the church and the home. Kids entering Kindergarten are eligible to participate in the Graduation Celebration.
The graduation celebration will be held on June 5, 2016 at 12:30pm.
If you have questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Extreme Ministry Graduation
The transition from Met Kids to Met Students often times is intimidating for graduating 5th graders. With that in mind, the Extreme Ministry Graduation will help facilitate an enjoyable and smooth transition for each student. It is a time to reflect and celebrate the spiritual milestone achieved by kiddos graduating the Extreme Ministry (3rd-5th grade) and entering the Met Youth Middle School Ministry (6-8th grade). This graduation event will be a memorable celebration including: a slideshow, worship, graduation certificate, pictures with our Children’s Staff, introduction of our Met Student Ministry Staff, “Buddy” sign-ups, and an encouraging word from Pastor Scott. Parents will also receive crucial information about how the Met Student Ministry can partner with parents in leading their students to become passionate followers of Christ. Extreme graduation will be on June 4th.
Family Baptism Class
Children who have made a willful choice to receive Christ as their personal Lord and Savior are encouraged to attend the Family Baptism Class with their parents. Attending this class or a baptism counseling is required for a child’s participation in baptism. The next family baptism class is Saturday, April 9th at 6:30pm. To register contact Pastor Scott at email@example.com.
Bap-tism (n) - The act of obedience where a person shows others they have joined God’s team by putting their faith in Jesus Christ.
At The Met, we conduct baptisms during our 1st Wednesday service (the first Wednesday of every month) and the 3rd weekend of each month. Children that have placed their faith in Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior and are interested in being baptized will meet with at least one parent and the Children’s Pastor for a baptism counseling meeting. To get more information about your child’s baptism or to schedule a baptism counseling meeting, you may contact the Executive Student Pastor, Scott LeMeilleur, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Heaven's Sake
For Heaven’s Sake is an interactive class where parents can bring their children to hear God’s plan for salvation. Parents will receive tools to take home and dialogue with their kids about their spiritual journey. Registration is required and childcare is available with reservations. Childcare is available by reservation for children younger than Kindergarten. The next For Heaven's Sake class is Saturday, April 2nd at 6:30pm. For more information contact email@example.com.
Met Kids Camp: Carolina Creek: The Wild
The Wild is a Christian camp for students in grades K-4th grade. Kids at The Wild will enjoy a variety of outdoor activities (rafting, archery, a water park, putt-putt golf, obstacle courses suspended in the tree tops, etc.) in a Christ-centered environment. Oh, and if that wasn’t enough, the cabins are two stories with an enormous Disney-like animal head for the entrance and also includes a fire pole in the middle of the cabin for smooth exiting. This is one camp experience your child will not want to miss. Camp this summer will be June 22nd-June 25th and the cost is $375. Limited spots available.
Trunk or Treat
Trunk or Treat is The Met Church’s Halloween alternative which is held right here in our church parking lot. Trunk or Treat is a FREE event that includes trunks full of treats, games and prizes. There are many ways for families to be involved including hosting a trunk or donating candy.
Trunk or Treat is always held the Sunday before Halloween at 3pm. This year's event will take place on Oct. 30th 3-5:30pm.