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April News for Sherwood Kids!

Posted by Stephen Figert on

Happy Spring! To learn what's happening in the children's ministry at Sherwood Oaks Christian Church Bloomington East, check out the information below:

  • Family Five is a five-minute devotional for the whole family...delivered right to your phone! It consists of a short video and conversation starters that reinforce the Core 52 lessons that the adults and children learn on Sunday mornings. Receive a new devotional every Monday at 3:00pm via text messaging and share it with your kids in the car, during a meal, during Life Group, before bedtime...whenever! To sign up, text this message "@familyfive" to 81010 or use this link
  • Sherwood Kids! will have Easter services for children of all ages at 9:30 and 11:00 on Sunday, April 17. Ages 0-24 months will meet in the Nursery, ages 2-3 in the Early Childhood Area, preschool through kindergarten in the Early Childhood Area, and 1st-5th grade in the gym.
  • VBX Block Parties 2022 will take place all around Bloomington and Bedford on June 6-10. Times and locations will vary. Online registration is open at Trainings for site leaders will take place at the beginning of April and May, so please register as soon as possible if you're interested in hosting a site. For more information, visit
  • All 5th graders visit "the middle" in the Fellowship Hall during the 9:30 service on April 24 and May 15. This means that there will be no programming for 5th graders during the 11:00 service on those dates, so please plan accordingly. For more information about the transition from children's ministry to student ministry, visit
  • Sherwood Kids has some job openings! If you are interested in taking the next step in helping kids grow in their relationship with Jesus, please contact Stephen Figert at

If you would like more information about the goings-on in Sherwood Kids!, please feel free to visit our webpage (, follow us on Instagram (@sherwoodkids_east), and join our Facebook page (Sherwood Kids!). As always, please don't hesitate to contact us at , if you have any questions or concerns.

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