Experience Children’s Chapel with your Preschooler Any Sunday
Children / Worship Arts

Experience Children’s Chapel with your Preschooler Any Sunday

We invite you to come experience Children’s Chapel with your preschool child any Sunday. When the adults are in worship, with the kids, we ask that they join in by singing along, answering questions and reading the Bible for us. We are setting an example before the children of what it is to actively participate … Continue reading

Wednesday Nights are Just Around the Corner!
Adults / Children / Hospitality / Journeys (Wed PM Program) / News / Spiritual Formation / Youth

Wednesday Nights are Just Around the Corner!

Our first Wednesday night of programs will be Wednesday, August 19th. Dinner will be from 5-5:45 in the Fellowship Hall, and programs for all ages will begin at 6pm. This includes nursery, children and youth activities and our Journeys program for adults. We hope to see you there! Continue reading

Meet Kristen Pope: Children’s Ministry Intern
Children

Meet Kristen Pope: Children’s Ministry Intern

On August 3rd, Smoke Rise will welcome Kristen Pope as our newest Children’s Ministry Intern. Kristen graduated from Transylvania University in Lexington, Ky with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Religion. She will begin her theological studies at McAfee School of Theology this August. While in college, Kristen interned for three summers at Crescent … Continue reading

Update on Search for New Weekday School Director
Children / News / Weekday School

Update on Search for New Weekday School Director

The church has already begun the process of finding a new Director for the Weekday School. A search committee consisting of Pam Beard, Charles Loner, Joe Moore and Marti Newcomb-Thompson has been formed. Chris George and Becky Caswell-Speight are both minister liaisons for this committee. The committee conducted surveys, created a job description and began advertising … Continue reading

Kick-Off Sunday: August 9, 2015
Children / Youth

Kick-Off Sunday: August 9, 2015

Come join your church family to kick off another great school year! 9-9:45am: Kick-Off Breakfast in the Fellowship Hall 9:45am: Sunday School (Children in preschool through 12th grade will promote to their new classes.) 11am: Worship in the Sanctuary featuring the Blessing of the Students and Teachers (Kindergarteners and 1st graders will receive promotion Bibles … Continue reading