Good Shepherd Episcopal Church
Kingwood, Texas
 
 
Children's Christian Education

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About our Children’s Christian Education


Children's Christian Education: Beginning Age 3, Sunday School begins on September 7 and is offered from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. during the school year.  Students will experience stories from the Bible interactively through crafts and projects as well as age-appropriate discussions.  Our curriculum will also encourage your child to become familiar with the Book of Common Prayer and Episcopal Liturgy.  All children's classes are taught by instructors who have taken Safeguarding God's Children.  
 


Nursery
Sunday Mornings 8:00 a.m. -11:45 a.m.
Blue Room in CE Building
Our trained staff provides loving care for infants through preschool children every Sunday morning and during special worship services. The nursery is located in room 107.

 

Caregiving: Caregiving is offered on Sundays from 7:45 a.m. to the conclusion of the 10:15 a.m. service. Our nursery is staffed with experienced, attentive adults who know how to care for a child.  Childcare is available in the nursery during Sunday School hours (9:00 to 10:00 a.m.) for children 2 and under.  Infants through 4 years of age are welcome in the Nursery during services.  Please remember, for the safety of our younger children, children over the age of 4 will not be permitted in the nursery.

Preschool Age Three through Kindergarten
Sundays 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Room 114
Our Preschool and Kindergarten Curriculum introduces bible stories at an age appropriate level We will play fun games such and do art projects to help us understand these stories and how we can be shepherds to those around us!

1st Grade
Sundays 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Room 116
We begin our first grade year with stories about prophets from the Old Testament. We will be learning about how important it is to follow God, even when it is unpopular! Our crafts and games will help us get to know the brave prophets better!

First Communion Class: 1st Grade, First Communion Class is offered in conjunction with the First Grade Curriculum.  This year we will be incorporating the First Communion Section of the curriculum throughout the school year.  Students will participate in First Communion in the spring.

2nd Grade and 3rd Grade
Sundays 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Room 121
In our class, we love to solve puzzles! Our teachers will help us solve one of the greatest puzzles; how to help follow God even when it is unpopular. As examples for our own lives, we will be learning about prophets who followed God and helped others understand God.

4th and 5th Grade
Sundays 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Room 215
We are looking forward to an extra special adventure this fall! Our teachers will guide us through the sometimes misunderstood and more mysterious books of the Bible such as Psalms, Proverbs, Job and Ecclesiastes! Join us as we navigate our way through these exciting texts!

6th and 7th Grade
Sundays 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Rooms 211
As we get into middle school it can be difficult to see where God is calling us. This fall, we will be taking a look at how God is calling us to serve Him using Biblical characters intertwined with modern examples and messages from the media around us!

Confirmation One and Two
Brinsden Room,  Rm 217
During the two years of confirmation we have opportunities to better ground ourselves in our identity as Episcopalians. The first year of confirmation class focuses on our understanding of key Biblical stories. During the second year, we learn more about the history and doctrine of the Episcopal Church. Both years help us to better stand our own faith and what it means as Episcopalians to be covenanted with God.

 

Confirmation Class: 8th and 9th Grade, This is a two year program of faith development providing the students with a foundation upon which to make their decision about Confirmation.  The program begins in the 8th grade and will be held on Sunday mornings at 9:00 a.m. Students completing their 2nd year will have the opportunity to be confirmed in the spring.