How It Works
A variety of easy-to-prep activities keep kids and volunteers coming back for more
At FaithWeaver Friends, kids will gather at the Opening Celebration, rotate through Discovery Centers in small groups, reflect on God's Word and apply what they've learned as they write in Faith Journals, and rejoin their friends for the Closing Celebration!
a typical lesson looks:
FaithWeaver Friends lesson chart showing the step-by-step flow of a FaithWeaver Friends Sunday School session: #1 Opening Celebration (15 to 20 min): Kids gather with other Friends to sing and praise God. Next, Preschoolers go with their Storyteller to hear about the Bible passage. #2 Discovery Centers (15 to 20 min): Kids form Circles of Friends (small groups) and rotate through either Preschool or Elementary Discovery Centers. Choose the centers that work best for your situation. Discovery Centers for Preschool include Make-It, Learn-It, Play-It, and Snack-It Café. Discovery Centers for Elementary include Games, Surprise Station, Projects-With-a-Purpose, Music & Memory, and Snack-It Café. #3 Journaling (up to 15 min): Kids reflect on the day’s discoveries using their own journals. Through the activity pages, playful art, and space to create their own drawings or writing, the message is reinforced. “My Bible Memories” for Preschool and “My Faith Journal” for Elementary. #4 Closing Celebration (up to 10 min): All the kids gather for a final blessing at the end of each week’s program. Growth is celebrated with FaithWeaver Friends Keys.