Early Childhood

Early Childhood Ministry celebrates the wonder of God's Love by encouraging, supporting and welcoming families of young children. Early Childhood Ministry serves families with children ages newborn to three years, by providing a variety of opportunities to support parents in their role of family faith formation. 

Early Childhood Ministry Faith Building Blocks:


  • Baptism Preparation Workshops
  • Baptism Annual Celebration
  • Wrapped in Love - prayer partner ministry for each child being baptized

Worship and Scripture

  • Beginner Bibles distributed to 3-year-olds entering Faith Creek Church School
  • SPARK Bible Story Series - for 2- and 3-year-olds
  • Rainbow Bags - resource for children attending Worhip Services
  • Family Christmas Celebration - for young children and their families

Family and Child Support

  • Family Support - SPLASH Newsletter, Advent/Christmas and Easter Mailings
  • Childcare Ministry - including music enrichment
  • Family Playtime - "Family Time" held each Tuesday and Wednesday morning
  • Lilly Pad Story Time - once monthly
  • Newborn Home Visits
  • Teddy Bear Needs - outreach ministry
  • Babyspace - outreach ministry

Preparing for Growth

  • VBS for Preschoolers
  • Prayer Partners - for 3-year-olds entering Faith Creek Church School

For information about Early Childhood Ministry, contact Rachel El Hilali at relhilali@spdlc.org.

"Let the little children come to Me; do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs." – Mark 10:14