Change of Plans for Hills Kids Club, Monday, July 6

Hey Parents! Please note the following change in our HILLS KIDS CLUB trip on Monday, July 6. To make reservations, call Diane in the office, 272-0604, ext. 210 or text Greg Gosselin. There's are ONLY 10 spaces available so reserve your spot as soon as possible.   Destination: Pine Mountain Animal Safari Time: Meet at EHBC at 8:30 AM and return at 3:30pm. Cost: The cost is $20.00. What to bring: Sack lunch and drink, souvenir money and a camera. … [Read more...]

The Importance of Music for Children

Recently someone recommended a great article to me about the importance of music in the overall development of children. Most of what is in the article I have read before but it was a great reminder of how important music and the arts are to a child’s physical, emotional, and spiritual development. Research has shown for some time the connectedness of music with increased math and science scores. This article reiterates that point along with many others. Please check out this article by … [Read more...]

2014 Fall Festival Cancelled

Since October 31 falls on a Friday night this year and because so many of our church families are involved in High School Football, including our parents and teenagers, we will not have a Fall Festival this year. We began to realize that a large part of our “workforce” for this event in the past would be unable to help make this year’s Fall Festival a success. We regret not being able to provide this event for our community this year and will consider it in ministry planning for 2015. … [Read more...]

Children’s News: Summer Wednesday Night Activities for Kids

6:00-7:00 Please Note that the children are to be picked up at 7:00 Preschoolers, Room 117 Preschoolers will have a craft based Bible study and will continue on with missions education with Martha Bice and Angie Mustin Grades 1-5, Room 139 Grades 1-5 will be learning how to have a quiet time and how to develop a relationship with God. Teachers are Greg Gosselin, Trey and Lynn Higbe, Keith and Kristie Cantley, and Stacey Benefield. Kids will meet together and then break into age groups. … [Read more...]

Save Your Backpacks!

As school is winding down and summer yard sales are gearing up, one thing we don’t want you to sale is your child’s backpack. Leading up to its annual “Bless the Backpacks” event in August, the Women’s Ministry will be collecting backpacks to donate to other area children. If you’re already planning to purchase a new backpack for the next school year, please plan to donate your gently used backpack now. We promise your return on investment will be bigger and better than you would get from adding … [Read more...]