More for Kids
Starting in 3rd grade, children are invited to participate in our acolyte program.Acolytes help lead our Sunday 9:30 worship service by lighting candles, leading the procession and assisting the priest in preparing the communion table. Acolyte training takes place in fall and spring and acolytes are scheduled to serve about once a month.
Have a special love of song?! Join Kids Sing, led by Music & Arts Director, Annie Strickland, on Thursdays and then perform on “First Sundays” in the sanctuary.Click here for more information: Kids Sing.
The last Sunday of the month we invite one of the many professional artists affiliated with Grace to the classrooms to work with the children on a special art project. Our artists bring their own works to share and discuss the connection between creativity and divinity.
Sandwiches for Seattle
Once a month our 5th & 6th graders make lunches and then bring them into Seattle to hand out to anyone who is hungry and in need.
Yoga & Meditation
Part of our “First Sundays” programming, the children enjoy yoga and meditation led by our amazing professional yoga instructors. The focus here is learning to create a sacred space for connecting with God.
Rite 13 & Alive and Well
Older children (6th grade – high school) are invited to participate in our Thursday evening youth groups. Go to our Youth Group Page for more information.
Summer Camp @ Grace
Check our calendar for the dates of our next crazy-fun Summer Camp. Children will experience music, games, art, stories, food, new friends and special guests. Teens serve as crew leaders. All are welcome to join us for a fun and meaningful week.
Seasonal Special Events for Children & Families at Grace:
- Fall – Homecoming, the Grace Retreat, Trunk-or-Treat
- Winter – Advent Festival, Christmas Pageant
- Spring – Family-Friendly Holy Week, Kids’ Passover Seder
- Summer – Day Camp