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Thank you for visiting the Strawbridge Kids page! At SUMC, we have a heart for all of God’s Children and our #1 goal is for you and your child to experience God in amazing ways! From infants through 4th grade, we offer a variety of serving opportunities, Sunday school classes, camps and fun events! Scroll through our page and let us know if you have any questions. Looking forward to meeting you and can’t wait for you to be connected!

sunday nursery care

Our loving nursery staff welcomes your little ones, infants to toddlers, and invites you to be at ease while they are under the care of our trained workers.

Nursery care is available from 9:00 am until noon with infants in Room 109 and toddlers (up to 3 years old) in Room 107.

Strawbridge Kids-Infants-4th grade has KidCheck which is a secure children’s check-in.

See KIDCHECK safety info...

kids' ministries (K-4th)

Everything we do helps us share God's love, live God's word, and grow God's kingdom, with a focus on making church a fun place where everyone has an opportunity to grow closer to God and to each other.

Sunday School 10:05 – 11:00 am

4-year olds thru 4th graders meet-up in The REC at 10:05 before going to their classrooms.

2- year-olds: Room 107
3 - 4 year-olds: Room 105
5 years - Kindergartners: Room 108
1st and 2nd graders: Room 110
3rd and 4th graders: Room 113
5th and 6th graders: Room 200

Follow us on Facebook @STRAWBRIDGE KIDS

See KIDCHECK safety info...

56 MINISTRY (5th-6th)

Calling all 5th & 6th graders! Do you like to hang out with friends, have fun learning about God, eating good food, and taking adventures and playing games? We have lots of good times waiting for you! Come join us and bring a friend!

Sunday School 10:05 - 11:00 am
5th and 6th graders will meet in Room 200

Mission 56
Sunday Evenings 5:00 - 7:00 pm
5th and 6th Graders join us for a Sunday Night Bible Study and Hangout.
We will have Bible Study, games, and snack supper ($3.00)! Meet us in Room 200!

Follow us on Facebook @SUMC MISSION 56

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vacation bible school

VBS means Summertime Fun! (For our kiddos AND volunteers!)

We are so excited to begin "diving into friendship with God" during our 2024 Vacation Bible School that will run from Monday, June 24 thru Friday, June 28. We will start every day at 9:00 am and wrap things up at noon.

Registration is now closed as we are FILLED-UP!

Questions, contact Emily Bankston



Let's Go to Schlitterbahn!
June 30 - July 2, 2024
Eligibility: Rising 5th, 6th, and 7th graders!
Cost: $70 (scholarships are available)

Join us for fun in the sun at Schlitterbahn! We will stay in cabins just 10 minutes away from the waterpark. Friends are welcome. Cost includes everything except meals and souvenirs.

Questions? Contact Pastor Emily

Veggie Tales Camp!
July 22 - July 24, 2024; 9:00 am to noon
Eligibility: Potty-trained 3-year-olds through Rising 1st graders!
Cost: $25

Your young one will have so much fun at this day camp learning about God with our friends from the Veggie Tales! The camp will start at 9:00 am and end at noon each day.

Questions? Contact Pastor Emily

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The Waymakers

We are thrilled to offer our newest Sunday School Class at Strawbridge UMC - The Waymakers - that furthers our commitment to be inclusive and accepting of everyone! This class will "make ways" to be a flexible and fun learning environment for people of all abilities and neurodiversity to be able to focus on learning more about God, making new friends, and assisting with some of the missions of the church.

The age range of this class is 11 years old through recent high school graduates. You can find The Waymakers in Room 101 during the Sunday School hour (10:00 - 11:00 am).

Please contact the class co-leaders for any further information:
Christine Biddle and/or Trish Krueger.

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SUMC Kids have lots of faith-filled fun! Check-out our Linktree page for registration links to many of the activities. You'll also find nursery volunteer info, acolyte/crucifer registration, special classes, and a link to pay for Kid activities.

Contact Pastor Emily Bankston for more information about Kids Ministry.


Strawbridge Kids-Infants-4th grade has KidCheck which is a secure children’s check-in.  At Strawbridge UMC, nothing is more important to us than the security of your children.  That is why we have chosen the KidCheck as our children’s check in solution. This system is for all children infants-4th grade. It is important that you create your account prior to coming to church.

If you haven’t already created your free account, please do so by going to go.KidCheck.com, select “Create Your Kid Check Account,” and follow the on-screen prompts.  Alternately, you can download the KidCheck Mobile Check-In app from the App store or Google Play Store to create, manage, adn update our account right on your phone (does not complete check-in).  Once you have created your account, simply use your 10 digit phone number to check in with us or anywhere you see the KidCheck logo.

More information about KidCheck can be found at www.KidCheck.com.