Sunday School returns September 9!
Class is from 9:45-10:45. We will have two classes this fall:
PreK 3s & 4s, Kinder, and 1st graders meet in the Purple Room, Arnold C101, for a unit on “Jesus is the Savior”. Teachers are Miss Shelly, Miss Faye, Miss Erin, and Miss Lydia.
2nd through 5th graders meet in the Yellow Room, Arnold C104, for a unit on “Loving Jesus”. Teachers are Miss Jen, Mr. Griffin, Miss Linda, and Miss Lyndsey.
This fall, there will be no Sunday School on November 25, December 23, or December 30.
In Colossians 1:9, Paul the apostle tells the Christians he has come to love, “I have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding.” I love this prayer. I think Paul’s love for the Colossians is evident – and his mission for them is clear: He knows that their love for God cannot grow unless their knowledge of Him grows, too. “It is a simple, yet profound reality: The more we know Him (not just know about Him), the more we will love Him.” Pastor and author Bill Hybels said that.
This is true for our kids, too. We want them to love God with their whole hearts. But we must also nurture them to grow in their understanding and knowledge of who God is and why He matters to them. As parents, we foster this spiritual growth at home, and supplement it with the opportunities for Christian education provided by our church. Every week at San Pedro, our children have this opportunity in the form of Sunday School: