Children Ministries

Children Church

“We’re not playing church, we’re having church!” Children’s Church is for children ages 6 – 12 years old. It helps them to develop and understand what happens in congregational worship and teaches them to listen, sing and pray.

Sunday at 9:45 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. at 619 East Lampton Street

Children Bible Study

Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. at 619 East Lampton Street


The purpose of the Nursery Ministry is to provide Christ-Centered Child Care for members and visitors of Bates Memorial during worship services. These services include Sundays at 8:00; 9:45 & 11:30 am and Wednesdays at 7:00 pm. This ministry provides a loving and caring environment for children from birth to six years of age. Our volunteers are provided ongoing training in CPR and First Aid.