Echo (3rd - 5th grade)

Grow Your Spirit - Eat God's Word

9/18/2022

<p>When you say yes to Jesus, you&rsquo;re choosing to make Him the leader of your whole life. But how do you get closer to Him? You&rsquo;ve got to train your spirit!</p>

<p>In this series, kids will learn that following Jesus isn&rsquo;t a one-time thing. To do big stuff for God, we need to practice following Him daily, and these tips will help kids grow in faith and discipleship.</p>

When you say yes to Jesus, you’re choosing to make Him the leader of your whole life. But how do you get closer to Him? You’ve got to train your spirit!

In this series, kids will learn that following Jesus isn’t a one-time thing. To do big stuff for God, we need to practice following Him daily, and these tips will help kids grow in faith and discipleship.


Grow Your Spirit - Don't Just Try

9/11/2022

<p>When you say yes to Jesus, you&rsquo;re choosing to make Him the leader of your whole life. But how do you get closer to Him? You&rsquo;ve got to train your spirit!</p>

<p>In this series, kids will learn that following Jesus isn&rsquo;t a one-time thing. To do big stuff for God, we need to practice following Him daily, and these tips will help kids grow in faith and discipleship.</p>

When you say yes to Jesus, you’re choosing to make Him the leader of your whole life. But how do you get closer to Him? You’ve got to train your spirit!

In this series, kids will learn that following Jesus isn’t a one-time thing. To do big stuff for God, we need to practice following Him daily, and these tips will help kids grow in faith and discipleship.


Grow Your Spirit - Get Closer

9/4/2022

<p>When you say yes to Jesus, you&rsquo;re choosing to make Him the leader of your whole life. But how do you get closer to Him? You&rsquo;ve got to train your spirit!</p>

<p>In this series, kids will learn that following Jesus isn&rsquo;t a one-time thing. To do big stuff for God, we need to practice following Him daily, and these tips will help kids grow in faith and discipleship.</p>

When you say yes to Jesus, you’re choosing to make Him the leader of your whole life. But how do you get closer to Him? You’ve got to train your spirit!

In this series, kids will learn that following Jesus isn’t a one-time thing. To do big stuff for God, we need to practice following Him daily, and these tips will help kids grow in faith and discipleship.


Worship - True Worship

8/28/2022

<p>In this series, students will learn how to worship God honestly, with their whole heart, for who He truly is. Worship is an expression of the relationship you have with Jesus Christ. Worship is a genuine expression of the love, admiration, and respect you feel in your heart towards God. Live a life of worship that puts God first in every situation, and check yourself to see when you may be getting distracted or losing your focus on God as the only recipient of your worship.</p>

In this series, students will learn how to worship God honestly, with their whole heart, for who He truly is. Worship is an expression of the relationship you have with Jesus Christ. Worship is a genuine expression of the love, admiration, and respect you feel in your heart towards God. Live a life of worship that puts God first in every situation, and check yourself to see when you may be getting distracted or losing your focus on God as the only recipient of your worship.


Worship - When Should I Worship God?

8/21/2022

<p>In this series, students will learn how to worship God honestly, with their whole heart, for who He truly is. Worship is an expression of the relationship you have with Jesus Christ. Worship is a genuine expression of the love, admiration, and respect you feel in your heart towards God. Live a life of worship that puts God first in every situation, and check yourself to see when you may be getting distracted or losing your focus on God as the only recipient of your worship.</p>

In this series, students will learn how to worship God honestly, with their whole heart, for who He truly is. Worship is an expression of the relationship you have with Jesus Christ. Worship is a genuine expression of the love, admiration, and respect you feel in your heart towards God. Live a life of worship that puts God first in every situation, and check yourself to see when you may be getting distracted or losing your focus on God as the only recipient of your worship.


Worship - Why Do People Worship God?

8/14/2022

<p>In this series, students will learn how to worship God honestly, with their whole heart, for who He truly is. Worship is an expression of the relationship you have with Jesus Christ. Worship is a genuine expression of the love, admiration, and respect you feel in your heart towards God. Live a life of worship that puts God first in every situation, and check yourself to see when you may be getting distracted or losing your focus on God as the only recipient of your worship.</p>

In this series, students will learn how to worship God honestly, with their whole heart, for who He truly is. Worship is an expression of the relationship you have with Jesus Christ. Worship is a genuine expression of the love, admiration, and respect you feel in your heart towards God. Live a life of worship that puts God first in every situation, and check yourself to see when you may be getting distracted or losing your focus on God as the only recipient of your worship.


Who's the Church? - So Many Neighbors

8/7/2022

<p>You have a lot more brothers, sisters, and neighbors when you follow Jesus, because you&#39;re a part of God&#39;s big Church!</p>

<p>The Church isn&rsquo;t a building. The Church is people who follow Jesus&mdash;the Bible calls us the body of Christ. As part of God&rsquo;s Church, God calls everyone our neighbors, tells us to love them as we love ourselves, and to show them how to follow Jesus. We have to love God with everything in us and love others the way we love ourselves to show everyone what God&rsquo;s Church is all about!</p>

You have a lot more brothers, sisters, and neighbors when you follow Jesus, because you're a part of God's big Church!

The Church isn’t a building. The Church is people who follow Jesus—the Bible calls us the body of Christ. As part of God’s Church, God calls everyone our neighbors, tells us to love them as we love ourselves, and to show them how to follow Jesus. We have to love God with everything in us and love others the way we love ourselves to show everyone what God’s Church is all about!


Who's the Church? - Brothers And Sisters

7/31/2022

<p>You have a lot more brothers, sisters, and neighbors when you follow Jesus, because you&#39;re a part of God&#39;s big Church!</p>

<p>The Church isn&rsquo;t a building. The Church is people who follow Jesus&mdash;the Bible calls us the body of Christ. As part of God&rsquo;s Church, God calls everyone our neighbors, tells us to love them as we love ourselves, and to show them how to follow Jesus. We have to love God with everything in us and love others the way we love ourselves to show everyone what God&rsquo;s Church is all about!</p>

You have a lot more brothers, sisters, and neighbors when you follow Jesus, because you're a part of God's big Church!

The Church isn’t a building. The Church is people who follow Jesus—the Bible calls us the body of Christ. As part of God’s Church, God calls everyone our neighbors, tells us to love them as we love ourselves, and to show them how to follow Jesus. We have to love God with everything in us and love others the way we love ourselves to show everyone what God’s Church is all about!


Who's the Church? - Body Of Christ

7/24/2022

<p>You have a lot more brothers, sisters, and neighbors when you follow Jesus, because you&#39;re a part of God&#39;s big Church!</p>

<p>The Church isn&rsquo;t a building. The Church is people who follow Jesus&mdash;the Bible calls us the body of Christ. As part of God&rsquo;s Church, God calls everyone our neighbors, tells us to love them as we love ourselves, and to show them how to follow Jesus. We have to love God with everything in us and love others the way we love ourselves to show everyone what God&rsquo;s Church is all about!</p>

You have a lot more brothers, sisters, and neighbors when you follow Jesus, because you're a part of God's big Church!

The Church isn’t a building. The Church is people who follow Jesus—the Bible calls us the body of Christ. As part of God’s Church, God calls everyone our neighbors, tells us to love them as we love ourselves, and to show them how to follow Jesus. We have to love God with everything in us and love others the way we love ourselves to show everyone what God’s Church is all about!


Be Real, Not Fake - Good Friends Are Loyal

7/17/2022

<p>Who are you when no one is watching?</p>

<p>Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God&#39;s love is!</p>

Who are you when no one is watching?

Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God's love is!


Be Real, Not Fake - Thank You

7/10/2022

<p>Who are you when no one is watching?</p>

<p>Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God&#39;s love is!</p>

Who are you when no one is watching?

Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God's love is!


Be Real, Not Fake - Stop Lying

7/3/2022

<p>Who are you when no one is watching?</p>

<p>Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God&#39;s love is!</p>

Who are you when no one is watching?

Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God's love is!


Be Real, Not Fake - Don't Fake It

6/26/2022

<p>Who are you when no one is watching?</p>

<p>Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God&#39;s love is!</p>

Who are you when no one is watching?

Rather than just trying to seem good on the outside, character is all about who we really are on the inside. In this four-part series, kids will learn that turning to Jesus changes us and guides us to have godly character. When are hearts and minds are transformed, we can show the world just how real God's love is!


Truth - When Friends Are Arguing

6/19/2022

<p>People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what&rsquo;s the real truth? Let&rsquo;s find out how God can lead us to it.</p>

<p>Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.</p>

People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what’s the real truth? Let’s find out how God can lead us to it.

Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.


Truth - Be Kind When You Disagree

6/12/2022

<p>People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what&rsquo;s the real truth? Let&rsquo;s find out how God can lead us to it.</p>

<p>Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.</p>

People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what’s the real truth? Let’s find out how God can lead us to it.

Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.


Truth - How To Be Yourself

6/5/2022

<p>People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what&rsquo;s the real truth? Let&rsquo;s find out how God can lead us to it.</p>

<p>Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.</p>

People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what’s the real truth? Let’s find out how God can lead us to it.

Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.


Truth - What Is Truth?

5/29/2022

<p>People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what&rsquo;s the real truth? Let&rsquo;s find out how God can lead us to it.</p>

<p>Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.</p>

People have a lot of ideas and opinions, but what’s the real truth? Let’s find out how God can lead us to it.

Not everything we see or hear is true, but we can investigate, learn, and dig into the facts to test what is true. Our journey to learn and follow spiritual truth goes hand in hand with our walk with Jesus: He is the way, the truth, and the life. So how can we uncover what spiritual truth is or the truth about who God made us to be? How can we choose to be loving and respectful towards people who disagree with us or put us in the middle of their conflicts? We can trust Jesus to show us what really matters, what is true, what is good, what is loving, and what to do when we pray, learn from His word, and have conversations with others who are close to Him. Each step toward Jesus is a step toward truth.


Kid ID - I Am Rich

5/22/2022

<p>When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!</p>

<p>In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.</p>

When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!

In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.


Kid ID - I Am Chosen

5/15/2022

<p>When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!</p>

<p>In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.</p>

When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!

In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.


Kid ID - I Am Famous

5/1/2022

<p>When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!</p>

<p>In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.</p>

When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!

In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.


Kid ID - I Am Loved

4/24/2022

<p>When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!</p>

<p>In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.</p>

When we get to know God, He helps us get to know who we are, too!

In this four-part series, kids learn who God has made and called them to be. Following Jesus gives us a new identity because of what He has done for us.


Easter - Jesus Is Alive!

4/17/2022

<p>Jesus Is Alive!</p>

<p>Easter is the biggest holiday for us to celebrate with kids because it has the greatest meaning for our faith! Jesus showed love for everyone when He died for everyone&#39;s sins on the cross.&nbsp;</p>

Jesus Is Alive!

Easter is the biggest holiday for us to celebrate with kids because it has the greatest meaning for our faith! Jesus showed love for everyone when He died for everyone's sins on the cross. 


Easter Extravaganza

4/10/2022

<p>It&rsquo;s Easter! Candy, baskets, gifts, parties, and egg hunts! All of that is super fun, but don&rsquo;t let it distract you from what the celebration is all about: Jesus is alive!</p>

It’s Easter! Candy, baskets, gifts, parties, and egg hunts! All of that is super fun, but don’t let it distract you from what the celebration is all about: Jesus is alive!


Create - How to Be Creative

4/3/2022

<p>God created a beautiful world and said, &ldquo;It is good.&rdquo; Let&rsquo;s care for His creation and create alongside Him!</p>

<p>God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us.&nbsp;</p>

God created a beautiful world and said, “It is good.” Let’s care for His creation and create alongside Him!

God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us. 


Create - Did God Create Evil?

3/27/2022

<p>God created a beautiful world and said, &ldquo;It is good.&rdquo; Let&rsquo;s care for His creation and create alongside Him!</p>

<p>God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us.&nbsp;</p>

God created a beautiful world and said, “It is good.” Let’s care for His creation and create alongside Him!

God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us. 


Create - Taking Care of the World

3/20/2022

<p>God created a beautiful world and said, &ldquo;It is good.&rdquo; Let&rsquo;s care for His creation and create alongside Him!</p>

<p>God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us.&nbsp;</p>

God created a beautiful world and said, “It is good.” Let’s care for His creation and create alongside Him!

God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us. 


Create - God's Creation

3/13/2022

<p>God created a beautiful world and said, &ldquo;It is good.&rdquo; Let&rsquo;s care for His creation and create alongside Him!</p>

<p>God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us.&nbsp;</p>

God created a beautiful world and said, “It is good.” Let’s care for His creation and create alongside Him!

God is the Creator, the author of life. Everything He creates is good and is for the good of others. God calls us to care for His beautiful creation and to be co-creators with Him, using and developing the creativity we are born with as His image-bearers to make and create for the good of others and the world around us. 


Faith - Faith in Action

3/6/2022

<p>Faith isn&rsquo;t just a word we use to sound good. It&rsquo;s a word that shows a deep belief in and connection to Jesus. We might believe in and act on (put &ldquo;faith&rdquo; in) a lot of things we can&rsquo;t see, but the faith that matters is the faith we have in Jesus. When we believe in our hearts what the Bible says about Christ, and we admit our belief with our mouth, our faith is born. Once our faith is born, we can choose to let it grow and bring glory to God by putting it into action and being generous with what He&rsquo;s given us.</p>

Faith isn’t just a word we use to sound good. It’s a word that shows a deep belief in and connection to Jesus. We might believe in and act on (put “faith” in) a lot of things we can’t see, but the faith that matters is the faith we have in Jesus. When we believe in our hearts what the Bible says about Christ, and we admit our belief with our mouth, our faith is born. Once our faith is born, we can choose to let it grow and bring glory to God by putting it into action and being generous with what He’s given us.


OKIDZ EXPERIENCE IS BACK MARCH 6TH!

2/27/2022

<p>We are currently in build out for our new oKidz area! While that is under construction, join us for Echo and Journey experiences starting March 6th!</p>

We are currently in build out for our new oKidz area! While that is under construction, join us for Echo and Journey experiences starting March 6th!


How to be Generous - Snowed in for Christmas

12/12/2021

<p>Generosity is more than giving gifts and money. Generosity starts in the heart!</p>

<p>In this series, kids will learn that generosity isn&rsquo;t just for adults. Through recognizing our blessings, being grateful, and looking for ways to give and share with others, we can all be generous. After all, God set the best example by giving the most generous gift ever: His Son, Jesus.</p>

Generosity is more than giving gifts and money. Generosity starts in the heart!

In this series, kids will learn that generosity isn’t just for adults. Through recognizing our blessings, being grateful, and looking for ways to give and share with others, we can all be generous. After all, God set the best example by giving the most generous gift ever: His Son, Jesus.


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