Souper Bowl of Caring!!!

***This Sunday, February 3rd***

Bring canned goods and non-perishable food items with you to church Sunday morning!

All of the food donations will be given to the Loaves and Fishes Food Bank.

Last year, we collected 640 items...let’s beat that this year!

Help tackle hunger on Superbowl Sunday!

All donations may  be placed in the grocery carts located in the narthex during the 9am and 11am services. 


it's going to be a wild year in the

PUMC Children's Department

See calendar to the left for upcoming events.





  


Treehouse Trades

The Winter/Spring 2019 Session of Treehouse Trades will begin Wednesday, January 23rd. 

The options for this session as well as descriptions, ages, and mentors leading them are listed below.

Click here to register your child for this session.

  • Mad Scientists


    Mad Scientists will take over the Perry United Methodist Church as we learn all about science while making some totally awesome creations! From growing geodes, making lava lamp bottles, rainbow jars, to fired ink art and dancing worms...we're going to have a mad fun time!!!

    This treehouse will be led by Dana McKenzie.

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  • f is for...


    F is for fourth and fifth grade. It's also for fishing, fire, feasting, fellowship, and fun! This treehouse IS FOR 4TH & 5TH GRADERS ONLY AND will explore concepts in the BIBLE THAT START WITH THE LETTER "F" THROUGH bIBLE sTUDY, aCTIVITIES, AND SERVICE. THIS TREEHOUSE WILL BE LED BY SAMANTHA HULBERT!

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  • American Girls of Faith


    Come learn about women of the Bible while making fun accessories for your american girl doll! this treehouse is an exact repeat of the fall round. it will be led again by katie cawthon.

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  • Afterschool agriculture


    Do you want to be a farmer when you grow up? Interested in learning about farm animals? want ot learn how to grow fruits, veggies, or flowers? then join us in afterschool agriculture!  we will explore a few of the many different areas of agriculture in middle georgia through classroom learning, hands on activities and a few field trips in between. boys and girls of all ages welcome. This treehouse will be led by eric and jill skinner.

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  • rANDOM aCTS, 

    THE SEQUEL


    FOR 3RD-5TH GRADE BOYS

    THIS TREEHOUSE IS THE SECOND INSTALLMENT OF fRANK aRNOLD'S tREEHOUSE "rANDOM aCTS" LED BY HIS WIFE, hOLLY aRNOLD. Similar to the infamous treehouse from the fall of 2017, this treehouse will involve everything from sports and projects to random acts of kindness! yOU DO NOT HAVE TO HAVE COMPLETED THE FIRST ROUND TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS ONE!

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  • zUMBA FOR kIDS


    Zumba® Kids  classes are rockin', high-energy dance parties packed with kid-friendly routines. We break down steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure.

    Zumba kids is open to children in Pre-k-2nd grade.

    The instructor for Zumba kIDS WILL BE mANDY kIRSCHKE.

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  • hEROES OF FAITH


    How do ordinary people become superheroes? Come to this arts and crafts treehouse to learn how faith in our God turns the ordinary into the extraordinary!! This Treehouse will be led by Ella and Campbell watson and is open to children in   PRE-K-3RD GRADE.

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Summer 2019

Children's Camp for rising 4th-6th graders at Camp Kulaqua in High Springs, FL June 24th-28th


ROAR! Vacation Bible School July 15th-19th 9:00-11:30 am

Sundays in the back yard

Sunday mornings for Children at Perry UMC:


9:00 & 11:00 Worship Services

*Children's Church during 11 am service for children 4 years of age through 1st grade. Children go into the service with their family and leave during the designated hymn. Children can be picked up following the service in the basement of the education building


10:00 Sunday School

We have Sunday school classes for children age 3 (3 year olds must be potty trained) through 5th grade. Classes meet in the basement of the Education Building.


Acolytes in Worship

Our 2nd-5th grade children serve as worship leaders in our morning services by bringing in the light of Christ and the cross. Contact Bethany Ballard, Acolyte Coordinator, if your child is interested in being an acolyte


l.u.c.a.s. SPECIAL NEEDS ministry

LUCAS Ministry

Loving Unconditionally Children with Autism and Special Needs


Our LUCAS Ministry serves children and youth with special needs. We have a group of trained volunteers who serve during the Sunday school and 11:00 church hour on Sunday mornings so that parents and caregivers are able to worship while their children are in good hands. 


We have 2 “soft rooms” that provide a safe place for play and lessons for children of all ages. Our younger special needs classroom is on the main floor of the Educational Building adjacent to the nursery. This room is for children with special needs from age 4-2nd grade. Our older special needs classroom is downstairs in the basement of the Educational Building on the Children's Sunday school hall. This room is for children with special needs in 3rd-5th grade.


The LUCAS ministry form will equip us to be able to better serve your child. you can find it here. Please print it, complete it, and bring it with you the first time you attend.


tHE gARDEN NURSERY

The Perry UMC Nursery is open to babies 6 weeks of age through children 4 years old.

Our nursery is always open on Sunday mornings and during most church events.

We have a staff of 5 ladies in our nursery who love children and are mothers or teachers themselves.

The nursery area is divided into an infant room and a toddler room, but children are all checked in at the main entrance. 

We do have a nursing room available if mothers need it.


What To Bring

When packing a diaper bag for your child, please include the following items: 

1. Two or three disposable diapers. No cloth diapers, please. 

2. Pacifier or other item, should your child need it for security. 

3. A complete change of clothes in case your child would require that. 

4. A bottle or sippy cup with lid of milk, formula, juice or water. 

5. A snack, if you feel your child will need it. (only finger foods)