Children’s Sunday School 

All children ages 3 years to 5th grade are welcome upstairs of the Education Building from 9:30-10:30 am for worship, music, videos, Bible lessons, crafts, and fun! You may want to arrive 10-15 minutes before the 9:30 service to allow time to sign them in. The 9:30 Contemporary Service is held in Fellowship Hall at the back of our campus. You may sign your children in when you arrive. Our electronic sign-in program ensures the children’s’ safety. Your children sit with your for the beginning of the service and then come on stage for the Children’s Moment. After that, they will be taken upstairs of the Education building, which is adjacent to Fellowship Hall. Children are brought back to Fellowship Hall to be picked up.

The church is mask optional at this time. We ask that any adults who have not been fully vaccinated, wear a mask. All spaces are regularly sanitized.

Nursery is provided for infants and toddlers (3 years and under) during the 9:30 am praise and worship service. The nursery is just off the sanctuary. Pagers are available when you leave your child in our care.

Sunday School Times and Room Numbers:

9:30 AM-10:40 AM Classrooms vary depending on availability at this time. Once leaving Fellowship Hall, children attend a short Chapel service.

Free Drive-In Movie Night

Date: Saturday, March 23, 2024
Time: 5:00-7:30pm
Location: Englewood Methodist Church
Cost: Free

Watch the movie Disney’s WISH. Starting at 5pm, children can bring large cardboard boxes to decorate as cars. Bring a long a pillow and/or a blanket to sit on in your cardboard car and you are all set to view the movie. We will have chairs for adults to sit on or bring a box for yourself as well! Anyone can make a car! Our youth group will be selling concessions to raise money for their youth mission trip this summer to South Carolina. They will have popcorn, bottled water, and boxed candy treats. All are invited! It will be a fun night for everyone. There is no pre-registration needed.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

easter candy

Date: Saturday, March 30, 2024
Time: 10:00-11:30am
Location: Englewood Methodist Church
Cost: Free!

All are welcome to join us for our annual Easter Egg hunt! We will have, yummy treats (free will offering), carnival games with great prizes, crafts, bounce houses, and face painting…ALL FREE!

Egg Hunts will begin at 10:30am with the youngest group first. All children birth to 4th grade (9 years old) may join the egg hunt! Once the hunt is done, children can turn in their eggs for a delicious bag of candy!

Preregister for your chance to win a GIANT stuffed peep! You may still attend the event without pre-registering, however each child registered early will be entered into a drawing for a GIANT stuffed peep!


Wednesday Nights 5-7pm

The famous fish and loaves from Matthew 14:17. Jesus fed crowds of 5000 people with these loaves and fish by God’s blessing.

Supper with Our Savior is a faith filled evening of great Bible lessons, activities, games and fun! Students ages 3 years – Fourth grade are welcome to join us every Wednesday night starting at 5pm. Currently we begin in room 103 of the LAMPP Building.

At 5:15pm we head to Fellowship hall to enjoy the weekly Wednesday Night supper. Sometimes, our menu is different to accommodate the tastebuds of our students.

At 5:45pm or programming begins in Doan chapel and concludes at 7pm. Pick up is in currently in Fellowship Hall

For more information please contact Beth Ann, Director of Family Ministry, at 941-474-5588

How to Serve

If you would like to volunteer with Children’s ministries, please contact Beth Ann Smolinski at or 941-474-5588 ext. 258. Child Protection Training (1 hour class) and background check is required and will be provided. Youth who volunteer only have to take the training.

For More Information About Children’s Programming, please call Beth Ann Smolinski, Family Ministry Director at 941-474-5588 ext. 258.