Best Christian Daycares in Fort Belvoir VA

Christian Daycares in Fort Belvoir VA

The Vine Preschool at Wesley UMC
About Us Wesley Church is a place to grow in worship and holy conversation about the love of God, redemption through Jesus Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit. We are intentional about sharing love and compassion with everyone. We serve in our neighborhood with a deep desire to strengthen our common community life. We have active ministries for children both on Sunday and through our weekday preschool program. Our youth are involved in Bible study, mission, fellowship and Scouting. Both United Methodist Men and United Methodist Women serve the ministry and mission in the Virginia United Methodist Conference. Together, the people of Wesley church seek to bring the love of Christ to life in worship, Word, and neighborhood. Mission Statement Our Mission:“Making Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World is the United Methodist Church Mission. ”What an exciting time to be a United Methodist! When Jesus gave the Great Commission (Matthew 28.19a), he told his followers, “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations.” Wesley United Methodist Church accomplishes this mission through the following ways: *An inviting and inspiring worship *Engaged disciples in mission and outreach *Gifted and committed Staff and lay leadership *Small groups that include children and youth designed to encourage and support disciples in their Christian journeys. Purpose: Wesley Preschool and Kindergarten was chartered by the Wesley United Methodist Church to serve the families of the local community, to provide a quality learning experience and to teach Christian values as a part of that experience. Operations and Structure: Wesley United Methodist Church oversees the Preschool and Kindergarten, particularly the hiring of the Director and the policies of the school, via the Wesley Preschool Advisory Committee and the Staff Parish Relations Committee. The Preschool Director is charged with the direct oversight of the school, hiring of teachers, enrollment, shaping of programs, curriculum, and classes, as well as the budget. The preschool Director works with the Preschool Advisory Committee regarding policies of the school and an overview of the program. The Preschool Advisory Committee is comprised of the Preschool Advisory Chair and the following church committee representatives: Trustees, Nurture and Member Care, Outreach, Finance, Staff Parish Relations, Administrative Council Chair, and the Pastor. The Preschool Director is and ad hoc member. The Preschool Staff under the direction of the Preschool Director executes policies and programs. The Preschool Advisory Committee reports to the Administrative Council. Communications: As a parent of a student at Wesley Preschool and Kindergarten we desire your involvement in your child’s education. Please contact your child’s teacher with changes in your household, or any concerns you might have. The Director’s door is always open. The Pastor of the church is generally in the office in the mornings and will happily meet with you. In other words, the general order or structure is designed to have you meet with the teacher first, followed by the Director, then the Pastor. Philosophy: It is the philosophy of Wesley Preschool and Kindergarten to develop in each child a positive self-image through encouraging each child’s innate creativity and expression of thoughts and feelings. It is our goal to provide experiences for the children within a Christian environment. Goal: To provide a safe, stimulating, fun environment for every child. To encourage independence, consideration and responsibility. To provide parents with peace of mind. To provide quality Christian education in our community.
New Hope Church
Our Children’s Ministry includes babies through sixth grade. Because we believe the Bible is clear that parents are the primary spiritual leaders in the lives of their children, our hope is to partner with parents in their pursuit of this mission, coming alongside you. Thank you so much for your interest in our Children’s Programs. At New Hope Church we call our Children’s Ministry “Kids’ Time." In fitting with New Hope’s Mission Statement, “To help all people become fully devoted followers of Christ,” we believe that all children are special and valuable to God and that He wants them to understand how much He loves them and wants to develop a relationship with Him. We have built everything we do around those principles. What You & Your Children Deserve Kids’ Time at New Hope is a place where you will hear a lot of laughter and see a lot of love in action. Our goal is to teach our children about Jesus and help them grow in their relationship with Him. We teach our children in ways that are fun, exciting, and relational. We want to enter into their world so we can then speak to them about the world Jesus wants for them. We use games, toys, creative play, books, music, videos, drama, art, and discussion. New Hope Church exists to help all people become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ. Utilizing the Heart Attitudes to guide us, we will focus on five core values to accomplish our vision. MISSION: What we will accomplish Help all people become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ. HEART ATTITUDES: How we will behave BE Humble - Put the goals and interests of others above your own. BE Authentic - Live an honest, open life before others. BE Teachable - Give and receive Biblical correction. DO Reconcile - Make relationships right. DO Serve - Help wherever needed. DO Give - Support the church financially. DO Grow - Follow spiritual leadership within Biblical limits. CORE VALUES: What we will stand for 1. Found People Find People [Evangelism] 2. Saved People Serve People [Serve/Volunteer] 3. Growing People Change [Discipleship] 4. You Can’t Do Life Alone [Small Groups] 5. You Can’t Outgive God [Giving] VISION: How we will be seen externally To fulfill our mission by establishing a community hub to offering resources, training, and support to help all people reach their God-given potential.

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Van Dorn Kids Place

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