Resources for Sunday

August 2, 2020

PRESCHOOL SHIFT KIDS:


August: Journeys for Jesus

Preschool Shift Kids can still enjoy going on their Bible Adventure with their "friends" - Miss Emily, Shine, Mr Music and Guy the Bible guy from home! 


This month we'll be learning that Jesus tells all His friends to go into the whole world and preach God’s Good News. Everyone needs you to share Jesus with them, everywhere you go!


Memory Verse for August:


"Go (go, go )into all the world and preach the Good News to everyone!"  Mark 15:16 NLT


Link to Video Lesson on YouTube

(Look for the video lesson for August)


Click on the Theme Picture above

or

Check out the link below

 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAugMHtI9crjv-dQVdmh3QQ/videos


WEEK 2 -AUG 9th


Printables:


Parent's Guide: BA4K_Journeys_for_Jesus_2_SocialMedia_ParentQuestions.jpg


Adventure Book:

BA4K_Journeys_for_Jesus_wk2_AdventureBook_.pdf


It would be fun for you to share your children's completed Adventure Book on one of our social media platforms. It's a great way for us to stay connected!



Don't forget we have an Instagram account! 

Search for “shiftkids” and follow us

and check out our “Shift Kids” Facebook page! 


ElemenTary Shift Kids

Welcome to August!


This month we will be learning about the amazing Creativity of our God, and how we, too, are creative because we are made in His image! 

Week1: Creation - Gen 1-2:3

Week 2: We are God's Creation - Eph 2:10

Week 3: Esther

Week 4: Four Friends Who Helped - Mark 2:1-12

Week 5: Salt and Light - Matt 5:13-16


Memory Verse for July:

"Lord, You are great. You are really worthy of praise. No one can completely understand how great You are."  Psalm 145:3 NIrV


All video lessons are now available on YouTube. 

Click on the Theme picture above

or

Check out the link Below:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSc_l2op3O8SmpMSozKNd1QZ_zAYBTDs8

Choose the appropriate date for the most current video lesson.


Week 2 - August 9th

Printables:

PARENT GUIDES:

K-3RD GRADE 2008_Kids_Parent_Guide_W2.jpg

4/5 GRADES 2008_Preteen_Parent_Guide_W2.jpg


GOD TIME PAPERS:

Weekly papers to encourage kids to develop a daily habit of reading God's Word.

K/1: 2008_GT_K1_Color_W2.pdf

2nd/3rd: 2008_GT_23_Color_W2.pdf

4th/5th: 2008_GT_Preteen_Color_W2.pdf



Link to Parent Cue YouTube

Here you will find Video Lessons for Elementary (K-3rd Grade) - Sunday at Home Kids which includes Worship songs and the Bible Story for the week. You will also see Sunday at Home Preteen for 4th/5th Grades. which includes the So and So Show and  a worship video. Both video lessons are appropriate for all ages! 

Be sure and look for this Sunday's date!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFw49fRSgiO1bGFsJtwr7aw



Don't forget we have an Instagram account! 

Search for “shiftkids” and follow us

and check out our “Shift Kids” Facebook page! 



PARENT RESOURCES


Free Resources from David C Cook Publications

https://shop.davidccook.org/


Managing Fear and Anxiety During a Health Pandemic - a blog post for parents on managing anxiety during any number of life disruptions: 

ttps://bit.ly/2Q6kJTG  


Helping Kids Navigate Anxiety Podcast - On this episode, Sissy Goff, Director of Child and Adolescent Counseling at

Daystar Counseling Ministries in Nashville, Tennessee, shares tools for leaders helping kids process anxiety. 

https://bit.ly/2TZx1OR


       Anxiety Conversation Guides - Helping a child with anxiety is a challenge. Parents can download these age-appropriate

resources to find tips and practical ways to help their children.

Preschoolhttps://bit.ly/33eSacg

Elementaryhttps://bit.ly/38LkjZs



Parent Cue App

Use this app to connect with us and the curriculum we are using. 

Select the App store that is appropriate for your mobile device and then

SEARCH FOR: THE SHIFT CHURCH

ZIP CODE: 97321

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WELCOME to Shift Kids

learning to love god and love others

(birth - 5th grade)

We believe that Jesus really does “love the little children” and we are so blown away by the fact that He has given us the privilege of sharing His love with each and every child that walks through the doors! 


From the moment they enter the room, we are committed to making sure that each child knows that Jesus loves them and we do, too! During the time they are involved in Sunday morning activities children will hear truths taught from God’s Word through live teaching and multi-media. They will also participate in games and activities that reinforce the truths taught and help children apply those truths to their lives! 


Activities planned for Shift Kids throughout the year include Rangers Club during the school year, Fun Friday events, and day camp during the summer. Please check back at this web site as well as the Shift Kids Facebook page and Instagram for more information!

SUNDAYS with Shift Kids

On Sunday Mornings, Shift Kids meet in small groups depending on age and grade.


All students are to be checked in by the adult that brings them, who will be given a number that corresponds to the number on their student’s name tag. Students will be released to the adult that brings that number back and gives it to the teacher.


Click here for our wellness policy.


1st and 2nd GATHERING

All students from birth - 5th grade will check in at the area to the left as you enter.


EARLY CHILDHOOD (Birth - 5yr)

NURSERY: birth - 2yr olds. This room is around across from the restrooms.

  TODDLERS Class is for 2yrs - 3 1/2 yrs old and is located to the right of check in area. 

PRESCHOOL room is for 3 1/2-5 year olds (next to Toddler room). 


ELEMENTARY (K-5th)

 All elementary kids meet in the rooms through the double doors to the left of Check In area. 

Kids start out in their small groups, according to grade in school (K/1st, 2nd/3rd/4th/5th), then meet together for large group teaching and worship, then move back to small groups for review activities.   


Again, welcome and thank you for allowing us to be a part of your children’s lives. 

If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us.


RANGERS

The Rangers program is an activity-based, small group church ministry for young men and women in grades 1st-5th. Our mission is to evangelize, equip and empower the next generation of Christlike men and women and lifelong servant leaders. We provide Christlike character formation and servant leadership development for kids in a highly relational and fun environment.


The Rangers program is a cross-generational ministry that interconnects well with children, youth and adult ministries and fits easily into the fabric of pastoral vision and into the flow of church ministries. We affirm the hands-on, interactive learning style by featuring an intentional discipleship journey for young people based on their unique design, needs and interests. Every meeting, outing or service activity is designed to encourage boys and girls and commanders in their walk with God.


Sunday nights from 6-8pm

Shift Campus - 5775 Columbus Ave, Albany

Contact office@discovertheshift.com for any further information.