Spiritual Formation Goals


Each and every week, our team works hard to ensure the following formational truths are being taught.

Nursery & One-Year-Olds

EXPERIENCE GOD:

Physical and emotional needs are met

Model God’s characteristics (love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control – Galatians 5:22-23)

Two-Year-Olds

EXPERIENCE GOD:

Physical and emotional needs are met

Model God’s characteristics (love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control – Galatians 5:22-23)

Beginning to understand: “God made me” and “God loves me.”

Preschool (ages 3 to 5-years-old)

LEARN TO LOVE JESUS:

“The Bible is true.”

“God helps me.”

“I can talk to God through prayer.”

“I can worship and love God by singing, dancing and helping others.”

“I am beginning to understand who Jesus is.”

Kindergarten & 1st Grade

EMBRACE GOD’S TRUTHS:

“I can pray anytime, anywhere, about anything.”

“I know God is with me everywhere.”

“Jesus is my forever friend.”

“The Bible is God’s Word and teaches me about Jesus.”

2nd & 3rd Grade

EMBRACE GOD’S TRUTHS:

“I can look to the Bible to help me make wise choices.”

“I understand who God is through the life of Jesus.”

“I understand Jesus came to save me through his life, death and resurrection.”

“I can talk to God and God can talk to me.”

“I can experience God’s love through relationships.”

4th & 5th Grade

EMBRACE GOD’S TRUTHS:

“I can apply Bible stories and concepts to my life.”

“I can love God and others by giving my time and talent.”

“I belong to Jesus and believe I am who He says I am.”

“I understand the meaning of baptism and communion.”

“I am beginning to understand the Holy Trinity.”

“I am learning to listen and respond to God through prayer.”