Vacation Bible School is Coming to First Roanoke!
Grab Your Hard Hat and Tool Belt and get ready to join us for an amazing experience! All children age 3 years old through 5th grade will join us for a five fun-filled days of activities and learning. VBS starts on June 15th and runs through June 19th. We will start each day at 9am and wrap up at 12pm.
For more information, check out our VBS website!
Summer Camp at Crowder’s Ridge!
The focus of First Kids Summer camp at Crowders Ridge is for kids to understand that God has a redemptive plan and desires a relationship with each of us. Activities each day will include kids worship and small group discussion of Bible stories and themes. These blended with the many recreational activities such as a full service lake front with a lake tube area, two water slides, a jump tower, and a rope swing, a pool, gaga ball, obstacle course, and more will make for a thrilling and transformative experience for kids. Crowder Ridge is a camp for elementary aged children in grades 2nd – 5th.
What are some of the fun activities available?
– Water park featuring two dual slides, a volleyball playing pool, and a lazy river.
– Canopy tour zip lining
– 25 ft wide creek with a waterslide
– Outdoor laser tag
– “The Harbor” with volleyball, basketball, gaga ball, and a camp store
– Amazing worship sessions
– Competitive recreational games
Monday, August 2-5
Overnight camp in Gastonia, NC leaving from Roanoke (transportation included)
Ages: Completed 2nd grade – 5th grade
Where: 130 Camp Rotary Rd, Gastonia, NC 28052 (will depart from First Roanoke: 321 Marshall Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016)
First Kids Worship
Sundays at 11:00 am
Kidtown Entrance at Luck Avenue
Free parking in WSLS parking lot
Your kids will experience worship in a kid-friendly atmosphere with the teaching of God’s Word, praise and worship, and giving. They are taught the same biblical principles that you are learning in the worship service.
With animated skits, energetic worship, and purposeful small groups, kids engage in an experience that will inspire them to know God and to live for His glory.
SUNDAYS AT 11:00AM |
Preschoolers get their first group experience worship and get ready for Kids' Worship in the Treehouse.
Drop off for Preschool Worship is in KidTown.
KINDERGARTEN - 5TH GRADE
While you enjoy Sunday service in the Worship Center, your kids have
Drop off for Kids' Worship is in the Treehouse.
First Kids Connect Groups
Sundays at 9:45 am
Kidstown Entrance at Luck Avenue
Free parking in WSLS parking lot
Your kids will enjoy this time to learn more about how much Jesus loves them and who God is through Bible stories, learning scripture, and making great friendships.
First Kids Wednesdays
Wednesdays starting at 5:30 pm
WEDNESDAY NIGHT IS FAMILY NIGHT!
You'll have your Wednesday evenings covered.
Dinner starting at 5:00 pm in Phelps Hall.
Call the church office at (540) 224 -3300 by Noon Mondays to save your spot!
Wednesdays at 5:30 pm
Children's Building, Third Floor
Age 3 to 5th grade
Children love music! Your kids will have the chance to learn worship songs, how to perform as part of a choir, and sing occasionally during Sunday worship - and learn more about their Heavenly Father who loves them!
Wednesdays at 6:00 to 7:30 pm
Kid Town (Entrance on Luck Ave.)
Age 2 to 5th grade
The heart of Awana is the belief that the greatest impact for Christ starts with kids who know, love, and serve Him. Your kids will enjoy games and make new friends. You'll see them grow more confident in their relationship in Christ through hearing exciting Bible teaching, memorizing amazing scripture, and an awareness of global missions projects.
MORE WAYS TO GET CONNECTED
One Monday a month
in The Loft at First Roanoke
during the school year
Our goal is to connect moms all over the Roanoke Valley to a community of women who gather to build friendships, support one another and share the challenges and joys of motherhood.