Posts with the category “early-childhood-center”

Thanksgiving
by Laurie Riegel on November 20th, 2020
Thanksgiving is for giving thanks!  Thanksgiving reminds us one day a year that we should be thankful for all that God has given us.  But of course we should be thankful every day.  God has blessed us in so many ways – Jesus, family, friends, homes, food, health and on and on and on.  Even when times are hard, like in our current pandemic, we can still find many reasons to give thanks. This blog g...  Read More
COS Annual Food Drive
by Laurie Riegel on October 16th, 2020
We will be having our annual food drive to stock the pantry at COS.  The food drive begins next week and will continue for 4 weeks. Below are suggested donations for each week, but any of the items can be donated at any time:Oct. 25  - Thanksgiving meal items: boxed stuffing, boxed mashed potatoes, canned gravy, canned turkey, canned yams, canned cranberry sauce, applesauceNov. 1 - Boxes or bags o...  Read More
Crafts for Christ
by Laurie Riegel on October 16th, 2020
COS women (high school and up) are welcome to our Crafts for Christ event to be held on Sunday, November 15 from 2 – 5 pm in the Gym. Ministry leaders who organize the LWR quilting and kits, making and sending greeting cards, and Bible journaling will share about their respective ministries. During the three 45- minute segments held in different rooms around the church, those who attend will have ...  Read More
"Screen Free" Summer Hours
by Miriam Rossow on June 30th, 2020
The following is a blog about taking some extra time away from screens (phones, computers, televisions, etc.) this summer. Many of us had a lot of extra screen time the last few months due to school, work, meetings, etc. all being online. The blogger suggests some general ways to enjoy some time without screens. Following the blog are some specific ideas gathered by Karla Schettenhelm for the screen-free tips the blogger discusses.  Read More
Re-Opening of the Early Childhood Program
by Miriam Rossow on June 5th, 2020
Read more about our plan and procedure for re-opening during the pandemic.   Read More
A Journey in Children's Ministry
by Miriam Rossow on December 27th, 2019
A decade (actually 12 years) later, I am still learning and stretching. God calls us to do those things no matter where we are in life. I am thankful this is where God led me.   Read More
Children Share their Faith
by Miriam Rossow on December 17th, 2019
This Wednesday, December 18 our children in the Sunday School and the Early Childhood Center will be leading us in worship. .... The children are excited to share the important story of Jesus as they take us on a journey to Bethlehem and the manger to meet the baby boy, Jesus.  Read More

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