FUMC Children's Ministries

Here are First United Methodist Church, we believe that Children are our present not just our future! We offer many different opportunities for all children to experience God's love and to share His love with others! Scroll down for more information!

Wednesday Nights

Each Wednesday Night, we have many different activities for our children. On Wednesdays, our children's music ensembles meet, the children have supper, and bible studies. The children are split into four classes dependent on age group. We even have after school snack and time for our Children to fellowship with one another. We pick up the kids from their schools. For more information, and to get your child signed up to ride the bus, contact Shelly Burgess at 234-4530 or shellyb@magnoliafumc.org

Our Schedule is as follows: 

After School Activities 3:30

4:15 Children's Handbells

5:00 Children's Choirs

5:45 Dinner

6:00 Children Bible Studies

All Activities end at 7:00 PM

Sunday School

Each Sunday Morning, First United Methodist Church offers one Sunday School for our Children. Currently, our children is learning along with the Lectionary series, which will help to reinforce the sermon during our worship services. Our Sunday School class meets in the treehouse at 9:30.

Children in Worship

We have many opportunities for our Children to serve in our worship services each week. Scroll down below to learn more about these wonderful opportunities. 


During the 10:45 service, our children bring in the light of Christ to our time of worship. Children, grades 5th-6th, can train to serve as acolytes.

Contact Casey Carter for more information.

For The Acolyte Schedule, Click here.

Jr. Ushers

Each Sunday Morning, our 3rd graders hand out our children's bulletin and our worship bags each morning to all of our Children who attend Worship with their families. 

For the Jr. Usher Schedule, Click here.

Offertory Prayer Leaders

Each Sunday, during the 10:45 service, our 5th and 6th graders lead the congregation in our Offertory Prayer. 

For the Offertory Prayer leader schedule, click here.

Jesus and Music (JAM)

Our JAM choir leads in worship by singing a Special Music. JAM is for our Preschool age. They practice on Wednesday Nights at 5:00 PM in the Treehouse. 

Director: Tabitha Lewis

Grace Notes

Our Grace Notes choir leads in worship by singing a Special Music. Grace Notes is for our Kindergarteners through 2nd graders. They practice on Wednesday Nights at 5:00 PM in the Treehouse. 

Director: Pastor Pam Estes and Bonnie Adcox

Joyful Singers

Our Joyful Singers leads in worship by singing a Special Music. Joyful Singers is for our 3rd-6th graders. They practice on Wednesday Nights at 6:30 PM in the Choir Room

Director: Chelsea Ross and Katie

Children's Handbells

Our Children's Handbells lead in worship through preforming a Special Music. Children's Handbells is for 3rd through 6th grade. They practice on Wednesday afternoons at 4:15 PM in the Handbell Room.

Director: Ann Couch