Anchored in Jesus' unconditional love, Mercer Island Presbyterian Church Children's Ministry supports the developing faith of children (newborn - 5th grade) and their families through learning, exploring, loving, and serving. 

Get Involved:

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MISSION OPPORTUNITIES:

FILL THE BAGS | LAST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH - We pack brown bag lunches for Plymouth on Stewart and clear bags of personal care items for Youth Care on the last Sunday of each month after the Breakfast Service. All ages are invited to help!

FOOD DRIVE FOR MERCER ISLAND YOUTH & FAMILY SERVICES | OCTOBER

BOOK DRIVE FOR LESCHI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL | DECEMBER

FILL THE BACKPACKS | SEPTEMBER 8 - Help fill backpacks with school supplies for that are supported by one of MIPC’s ministry partners, Friend's of the Children.

SEPTEMBER:

BACK TO SCHOOL BBQ with PEBBLE PRESCHOOL PRESCHOOL | September 5, 2019, 5:30-6:30pm

BLESSING OF THE BACKPACKS | September 8, 2019 at 8:15am, 10:35am, 5pm Worship Services - MIPC sends all our children back to school every fall by inviting them to bring their backpacks to worship and encircling the kids with prayers, offering a blessing for their school year.  

CHAPEL WITH PEBBLE PRESCHOOL | Sept 18, 2019, 5-6pm. Dinner provided.

HOMECOMING PARADE & FOOTBALL GAME | September 27, 2019.

Schedule:

  • Meet us at the Mercerdale Park pergola at 4:30pm, and we will go as a group to a spot on the parade route.

  • After the parade, we will meet at MIPC around 6:00pm for pizza and a salad dinner. To RSVP contact Julie ($5/individual, $15/family).

  • For those interested, there is a football game at MIHS that begins @ 7pm. Football tickets can be purchased at the gate.

OCTOBER:

POP UP MOVIE NIGHT with PARENTS | October 11, 2019. Stay tuned for details.

BIBLE PRESENTATION | October 13, 2019 at 8:15am, 10:35am, 5pm Worship Services - 2nd graders are invited forward during worship service to receive their own Bible.

THE GREAT PUMPKIN | October 30, 2019, 4-6pm - Pumpkin carving with Pebble preschool in the gym. Dinner provided.

NOVEMBER:

BAGELS & BINGO | November 25, 2019, 10-11am - All are welcome to come join enjoy some bagels, coffee, and Bingo together in the gym.

DECEMBER:

HANGING OF THE GREENS | December 1, 2019, 9:15-10:15am - Please help us prepare for the season of Advent. Join us in fellowship, holiday festivities, crafts and hanging of the greens throughout the church during the CE hour. Please bring a donation for Refugee Woman's Alliance. (more details to come). All ages are welcome!

THE STABLE VISIT | December 8, 2019, Time TBD. On a cold December night, 3rd-5th grade students and their guests walk a short journey to a stable on Mercer Island. Jesus Christ’s birth story comes alive through a multi-sensory experience of visiting a real stable where we read the Christmas story and wonder what it must have been like on that first Christmas night. 

CHRISTMAS CAROL SING ALONG, December 12, 2019, 5:30 6:30 pm - Please join as as we gather together in the sanctuary to sing Christmas Carols.

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES | December 24, 2019, 3pm, 5pm, 8pm and 10pm

JANUARY:

PARENT NIGHT OUT | January 10, 2020. Stay tuned for details.

WOMEN’S RETREAT | January 17-18, 2020 - Renee Notkin, Pastoral Lead, at Seattle's Union Church Seattle will be addressing the topic: It all comes back to grace. Registration is open: CLICK HERE.

CHAPEL with PEBBLE PRESCHOOL | January 22, 2020, 5-6pm. Dinner provided.

WAVE POP UP EVENT | January 24, 2020

FEBRUARY:

WAVE POP UP EVENT | February 7. 2020

CHAPEL WITH PEBBLE PRESCHOOL | February 26, 2020, ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE. Dinner provided.

MARCH:

CHAPEL WITH PEBBLE PRESCHOOL | March 4, 2020, 5-6pm. Dinner provided.

WAVE POP UP EVENT | March 6, 2020.

APRIL:

EASTER EGG HUNT | April 4, 2020. Stay tuned for details.

EASTER SERVICES | April 12, 2020 | Time TBD

WAVE POP UP EVENT | April 24, 2020.

LAST CHAPEL WITH PEBBLE PRESCHOOL | April 29, 2020, 5-6pm. Dinner provided.

MAY:

LAST DAY OF SUNDAY SCHOOL | MAY 17, 2020

ONE SERVICE SUNDAY BEGINS | MAY 25, 2020, 9:30am

SUMMER:

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL | July 13-17, 2020