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Summer Care
May
28
to Aug 9

Summer Care

  • FIRST Champaign Location (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Summer Care is a fun and engaging program for kids who will be entering 1st-6th grades during the 2019-20 school year. Each week’s theme is explored through Bible lessons, crafts, activities, and games. Summer Care hours are 7:30A-5:30P.  For more information please view the Info PDF or email elaine@fcc-online.org.

2019 Summer Care registration is now open. For additional questions, please contact Elaine Stone at elaine@fcc-online.org

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SpringHill Day Camp
Jul
1
to Jul 3

SpringHill Day Camp

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This summer First Christian Church is bringing SpringHill Day Camp back to our Champaign Location! SpringHill Day Camp, for kids who have completed graded K-5, provides and runs the complete camp experience including fun activities, Bible-based curriculum with highly-trained camp counselors right in our backyard! Each day includes small group Bible teaching, high-energy large group sessions, and adventure activities such as archery, bungee trampoline, camp songs, climbing wall, crafts, & more.

This incredible week is taking place July 1-3 from 9A to 4P at First Christian Church. The cost of camp is $120 for the entire week with scholarships available upon request. 

To register your kids for this amazing week, click on the following link https://www.springhillcamps.com/experiences/day-camps/locations/first-christian-church. For more information, please check out their website https://www.springhillcamps.com/experiences/day-camps or email Jackie Holt at jackie@fcc-online.org.

This is a week that your child and their friends will not want to miss!

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All Parents Sunday
Apr
14
9:15 AM09:15

All Parents Sunday

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Topic: Baptism

We want to partner with you to be the champion for your kids and their faith. On All Parents Sunday we address specific topics as they relate to each phase of your child’s life. Join us April 14 during the 9:15A service to learn more about what it looks like to nurture your kids and their faith. All parents of kids and students preschool–high school are invited to attend worship with their kids and then meet with the Kids and Student Ministry staff immediately following.

  • Champaign location will meet in the Oasis Venue.

  • Urbana location will meet in the Kids Ministry area.

Click here to sign up for Baptism Sunday

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Parents' Promise
Apr
13
10:00 AM10:00

Parents' Promise

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This special time will include a message from a FIRST pastor, a challenge to pray consistently for your child, as well as a slide show with pictures of our precious babies. Parents, family, and friends will share in a time of commitment followed by the presentation of dedication certificates. Following the service, all are invited to a reception in celebration of life and the commitments that have been made. Babies will also receive a special gift from the FIRST Nursery Ministry Team. Register via the link below or a registration form available at the Nursery counter. Please return by March 31.

 
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Superstart!
Mar
1
to Mar 2

Superstart!

  • Eastview Christian Church (map)
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Who:  4th  – 5th  grade students. Invite your friends too!

What:  A SuperStart weekend consists of exciting speakers, interactive experiences, loud music, creative art, powerful worship, and group time. It is a fun, high-energy trip where 4th and 5th graders learn more about God with other students from the Midwest.

When:  Friday, March 1– Saturday, March 2, 2019

Where:  Eastview Christian Church, Bloomington, IL

How:  We will depart from the church at 4:45P on Friday, so be here by 4:30P and eat before you come or pack a sack dinner. We will take a bus to Eastview for the conference. We will stay at First Christian Church Friday night. On Saturday, we will arrive back at FIRST around 4:00P.

Total Cost:  $110.00 ($10 discount if registered by Feb. 13)

Meals:  We will provide snacks late night Friday, breakfast foods on Saturday, and lunch on Saturday.

Deadlines:
February 13 – $100 (Non-Refundable)
February 25 – $110 (Non-Refundable)

What to Bring:  Clothes for 1 day and 1 night, toiletries, Bible, and money to shop at the SuperStart store (optional).  A drawstring bag may be helpful. 

What NOT to Bring:  DS’s, iPods, iPads, Kindles, MP3s, or other electronic devices.

Cell Phones:  Students may bring phones, but are encouraged to leave them in their bags except for designated times to check in. Leaders will all have cell phones for students to use to call home. 


 

Go to https://www.ciy.com/superstart for more information regarding the conference.

Questions:  Call us at 217-356-1649 or email us at jackie@fcc-online.org.

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Kids Night Out
Jan
18
5:30 PM17:30

Kids Night Out

  • First Christian Church Champaign Location (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

1st–5th graders! Invite your friends and join us at the Champaign location for an evening with inflatables, laser tag, movie, pizza, games, and lots of fun. Fee is non-refundable once paid and must be paid online. Each child must have their own registration form filled out.  REGISTRATION CLOSES 1/14/18!


Click here to volunteer at Kids Night Out

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Parents' Promise
Nov
3
10:00 AM10:00

Parents' Promise

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This special time will include a message from a FIRST pastor, a challenge to pray consistently for your child, as well as a slide show with pictures of our precious babies. Parents, family, and friends will share in a time of commitment followed by the presentation of dedication certificates. Following the service, all are invited to a reception in celebration of life and the commitments that have been made. Babies will also receive a special gift from the FIRST Nursery Ministry Team. Registration forms may be picked up & returned to the Nursery counter by October 21.

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Trunk or Treat at Salt & Light
Oct
28
4:00 PM16:00

Trunk or Treat at Salt & Light

On Sunday, October 28th from 4 - 6P Salt and Light Urbana will host a TRUNK OR TREAT in their parking lot.  First Christian Church - Champaign and Urbana as well as other community organizations are coming together to help Salt and Light put on this event.  

We believe the Lord will provide over 100 people willing to decorate their trunks and provide candy for over 1,000 kids in our community!  

We are also looking for people to join a parking crew, cooking crew, or cleaning crew. 

Won't you help us make this event INCREDIBLE?  Won't you help us give kids a night to remember? 

SIGN UP TODAY!

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Fall Family Fair - FREE
Sep
30
4:00 PM16:00

Fall Family Fair - FREE

  • First Christian Church Champaign Location (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Bring your whole family for an evening of free carnival games, petting zoo, face painting and bounce houses. This event is FREE to attend and open to the public with food truck items available for purchase. It all takes place in the Champaign location Curtis Road parking lot. We can't wait to meet you :)

 
 
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Springhill Day Camp
Jul
2
to Jul 6

Springhill Day Camp

All kids in completed grades K-5 are invited to Spring Hill Day Camp at FIRST's Champaign Location. Spring Hill will bring awesome staff, high energy programming, and provide kids with the best week of their summer! Camp will run July 2-6 (no camp July 4) from 9A-4P.  Before care at 8A and after care until 5:30P is available for an additional charge.  Registration opens February 14 at this LINK. Cost is $159.

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Parents' Promise
May
5
10:00 AM10:00

Parents' Promise

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This special time will include a message from a FIRST pastor, a challenge to pray consistently for your child, as well as a slide show with pictures of our precious babies. Parents, family, and friends will share in a time of commitment followed by the presentation of dedication certificates. Following the service, all are invited to a reception in celebration of life and the commitments that have been made. Babies will also receive a special gift from the FIRST Nursery Ministry Team. Registration forms may be picked up & returned to the Nursery counter or at the church office no later than April 22, 2018.

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Jesus and Me
Apr
28
9:00 AM09:00

Jesus and Me

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This informational class is for parents of elementary aged children and their 1st-5th graders who have indicated interest or have started asking questions about baptism. We will talk about what baptism means, why we do it, and what the process looks like.

Kids Ministry staff will meet with your child one on one prior to setting a date and time for baptism. We will have donuts and juice. Please no younger siblings.

At least one parent is required to attend with your child. Parents may attend without a child as well.

Saturday, April 28, 9A-10:30A | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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