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.

KidZone Registration 2014-2015

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


For summer 2015, the Bear Creek UMC Children’s Ministry is considering hosting Tuesday morning camps for kids 18 months through 5th grade. In order to proceed in planning the camps, Children’s Ministry needs to know if our families are interested in attending and would be willing to help run the camps.

If you have questions or would like to help with this ministry, please contact John Henley at 281.463.2330 or email hidden; JavaScript is required.


Bags of individually-wrapped candy (to stuff in plastic eggs) are needed for the Community Easter Egg Hunt. Please leave donations in the Bear Creek UMC Office by Sunday, March 29.

Kids, you’re invited!
Community Easter Egg Hunt at Bear Creek UMC
(for 2-year-olds through 5th graders)
Easter Sunday, April 5, 9:30am


Don’t forget your basket! Meet in your Sunday School classroom for instructions.

Vacation Bible School

Registration for Vacation Bible School, EVEREST: Conquering Challenges with God’s Mighty Power, begins Wednesday, April 1. This year’s VBS is scheduled for June 22-25 from 9:00am to noon. To register, visit this link.

Click here for the flyer.

Awana Clubs

awana-clubsHey, Kids!
If you are 4 years old through 5th grade, come and be a part of Awana Clubs. Gatherings are each Wednesday, from 6:30 to 8:00pm, in the Family Life Center Gym. In this exciting new ministry for Bear Creek UMC, you’ll learn Scripture, play games, and hear Bible stories. The clubs include Cubbies, Truth and Training, and Sparks. Remember, it’s never too late to join Awana Clubs!

For more details, contact John Henley at email hidden; JavaScript is required or 281.463.2330 or Amber Piercy at 713.248.5721.

June 22-25

Are you ready for the BIG reveal?

You’re invited to visit the Children’s Treehouse in Room 202 of the Family Life Center to view some new and exciting changes.

The colorful area now features window shutters, which give the room an authentic feel, and a kid-size stage for youngsters to lead worship.

Thanks to Ken Piercy and his crew for making our children’s area truly look like a treehouse!


Our Children’s Ministry Mission for March is Houston’s Heroes, an organization that benefits the homeless children of downtown Houston.

Want to help? Please drop off new packages of kids’ underwear, socks, backpacks, coloring books, crayons, and bubbles in the BCUMC Office.

AWANA  at Bear Creek UMC

Have you heard about Awana, a mixture of Bible memorization, games and fellowship? Adult facilitators have been trained and are ready to share The Good News! This exciting ministry is designed for kindergarteners through fifth graders. Awana takes place on Wednesdays from 6:30-8:00pm in the Family Life Center Gym.

Contact John Henley at 281.463.2330 or email hidden; JavaScript is required or Amber Piercy at 713.248.5721.

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.