Children’s Summer Programs

Tuesday Tennis at Ten
Meet at Bear Creek UMC Gym. Bring a sack lunch.
Play tennis, eat, and have fun with your family and friends!
Cost: one can of tennis balls!
June 7, June 14, June 28
July 5, July 19, July 26

Vacation Bible School
Monday, June 20 to Thursday, June 23
9:00 a.m. to Noon
For ages 4 (by September 1, 2015) through 5th grade
Register in the church office or online.
VBS is FREE! VBS T-shirt for $10 and/or a music CD for $10.

Opportunities for Service:

  • Adult Crew Leaders – guide a group of 6 – 8 kids to stations, facilitate discussion
  • Teen Cavers – assist the crew leaders
  • Music Assistants – learn words and moves to camp music, lead each day
  • Set designers – construction of and art work for stage and stations

Dates to Remember:

  • Sunday, June 12 – Safe Sanctuary training (12:15 – 1:00 p.m.) and VBS training (1:00 – 1:45 p.m.) for all participants will be held in FLC 205 – 206
  • Sunday, June 19 – There will be a set-up day from 2 – 6 p.m. starting in the Sanctuary. Please help us prepare for the week by helping with sets, music and supplies.

To volunteer or for child care*, please call the church office, 281-463-2330, or message email hidden; JavaScript is required. *Child care is available by reservation by June 5.

Secret Service Thursdays
Meet at the church gym, share God’s love, go out to eat!
Parents are needed for transportation.
Pre-registration forms are available in the church office.
Who: 3 years to new 5th graders
When: July 7, 21 and 28
Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost: $5 to $10

Children’s District Camp
Lakeview Methodist Conference Center in Palestine, TX.
July 11 – 15
$375 – $100 deposit + $275 due by June 1!
…AND, don’t forget about our Summer Reading Program in our Library on Mondays at 10 a.m. beginning June 6!

Children are our most important treasure, and we have MANY programs for you and your pre-school and elementary school-aged children.

Click on links in the left-hand menu for more information.

If you are bringing your child(ren), 5th grade and under, onto our campus for any reason/event (ie: Sunday School, Awana, church, nursery, etc.) you MUST complete and submit the KidZone Registration form. You can fill it out electronically and email it or print it and bring it/send it with your child(ren) the first time they visit. We require this for the safety of your child(ren).
KidZone Registration 2015-2016

Children’s Ministries’ info: contact email hidden; JavaScript is required, or call 281.463.2330, ext. 116

(Pre-K – 5th Grade) – Wednesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Gym
Same time, structure, and fun! Also, starting this year, we will be incorporating biblical principles and stories from our United Methodist/Wesleyan tradition. So now we are officially “Wesleyan AWANA at Bear Creek United Methodist Church”.  We are so excited to get started again with all the kids from our first year, and continue to grow in faith, fellowship and friends.
Please note: there is a $30 fee per child, per year for materials.

Thank you to all the wonderful adult leaders who show their dedication to our children every week.

KidzRock Choir
(4 yrs – 5th Grade) – Sundays, 5:00 p.m.
All kids in kindergarten through 5th grade are encouraged to rehearse with us at 5:00 pm in the choir room.

Kroger Community Rewards can Benefit our Children and Youth

If you have a Kroger Plus card, please register online at Simply enter the number 83014 and click “confirm.” A percentage of each sale will help fund Bear Creek UMC’s scholarships.

If you use your phone number at the register, call 800.576.4377 and select Option 4 to obtain your Plus Card number. For each purchase to count, you must swipe your Kroger Plus card or use your alternate ID when shopping.

If you do not have a Kroger Plus card, you may obtain one at the Customer Service Desk at any Kroger store.