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Elementary

Elementary Sunday School

During the 10:00 am Sunday School hour, children participate in exciting and developmentally appropriate bible lessons that emphasize God’s love and grace. Utilizing curriculum from Sparkhouse Publishing, children experience the bible in interactive and engaging ways that bring the story to life. Our experienced team of teachers follow safe sanctuary policies at all times.

Education Building: 2nd floor (south hall)

  • 1st Grade (room 210)
  • 2nd Grade (room 210)
  • 3rd Grade (room 209)
  • 4th Grade (room 211)
  • 5th Grade (room 212)

Primary Adventures (grades k-2)

The Primary Adventures group consists of the 1st and 2nd graders of the church. This group meets four or five times during the school year for various social outings on Sunday afternoons. These events enable children to interact with their church friends outside of the traditional worship settings. Primary Adventures events include bowling, roller skating, Gattiland, movies, and other in-town adventures.

JYF (grades 3-5)

Junior Youth Fellowship (JYF) is composed of children in grades 3-5. During the school year, JYF meets on Sunday evenings from 5:00-6:30 pm. JYF Sunday night activities include game-playing, Bible study, crafts, service projects, and many other cool activities.

JYF also takes days trips to places like the Cincinnati Zoo, Beach Waterpark, and Cincinnati Museum Center. It has also visited Mammoth Cave, Kentucky Down Under, and other exciting places. JYF has a lock-in at the church each year and usually visits Holiday World in the summer.

Discipleship Class (for 5th graders)

Beargrass offers a Discipleship Class for 5th grade children who are interested in baptism. The class meets during the Lenten season (February or March) for four weeks on Sunday afternoon. Led by Rev. Steven Straub, the class covers the Bible, communion, baptism, and church history. At the end of the class, children have the opportunity to decide if they want to make their confession of faith and be baptized.