The Faith Stepping Stones are a series of courses celebrating the student's development at different stages of life. Each Stone concludes with a blessing service during worship. Most classes are designed for parents and children to attend together. If you are interested in attending any of these Faith Stepping Stones, please email Kyle Olson or call the office at 785.537.8532.
Stone 1: Birth and Baptism
Scheduled individually with pastor. Please contact the office to make arrangements.
Stone 2: Preschool
Offered at the beginning of the school year for children preparing to enter preschool. This is a class for parents; childcare is provided.
Stone 3: Kindergarten
Offered at the beginning of the school year for children preparing to enter Kindergarten. Both parents and children are invited to attend.
Stone 4: Bible
For all elementary-aged students. This is a series of 8 sessions designed to walk parents and children through the Bible and introduce reading Scriptures to a daily shared ritual of sharing highs and lows, prayers, and blessing.
Stone 5: First Communion
Offered the last week of October for children (usually in 2nd-6th grade) who are ready to begin receiving Holy Communion. The classes cover the meaning of Holy Communion and the importance of forgiving and being forgiven. First Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday in November.
Stone 6: Surviving Adolescence
For parents and children entering confirmation classes. The purpose of this course is to help parents and youth develop a survival plan for adolescence that includes healthy communication skills. This course is scheduled to coincide with the beginning of each new class of confirmation students.