Children's Ministry

In-person Children’s Sunday School is available at 9am and 10:05 am. We’re excited to see you!  We have self check-in stations for you to register your child downstairs at the Nursery desk and upstairs at the Kids Zone.  We will have staff available to help you!
We also offer Children’s Choir at 9am!  We’d love to make sure your entire family is connected on Sundays at First Methodist.  Email us if you have questions.
Below you’ll find info on our monthly events and resources every week for Sunday School at Home. Make sure that you are signed up for our newsletter and that you’re following our Facebook page for more information and pictures.
March 7th: FIRST KIDS (1st – 5th Graders) @ 5-7 in the Kids Zone.  Bring $5 for dinner.  Click here to sign up.
March 19th: BIBLE BLASTERS (3rd Graders) @ 5 – 7pm in the Kids Zone.  Bring your Bible and $5 for dinner.  Sign up here.
March 19th: M&M KIDS (4th & 5th Graders) @ 5 – 7pm in the Kids Zone.  Bring $5 for dinner.  Sign up here.
Parents Night Out: March 31 from 5-8pm.  Dinner will be provided.  Sign up here!
Bridgeport Summer Camp: 3rd – 5th Graders will be going to C3, July 24-28.  Email Ms. Cheridy with questions or register at
Vacation Bible School: Save the date! June 5-8th, morning and evening sessions.  We need volunteers!  Want to work?  Let us know!
Each month, Children & Youth participate in a mission focus.  This is a wonderful way to put our faith into practice and to share the heart of Christ from the heart of McKinney!
MARCH MISSION FOCUS: Collecting and packing items for the UMCOR Depot to help with disaster recovery.  You can drop off items in the bins at church or order through this Amazon link.
UPDATED LIST (some items have been fulfilled):
-2 oz bottles of hand sanitizer
-Travel packs of Wet Ones
-Tampons (super and regular), unscented
-Sanitary napkins, unscented (long, super, ultra-thin)
-Flushable wipes, unscented
-Laundry detergent sheets (unscented)
FEBRUARY MISSION FOCUS: Feeding Friends and Families distributes food and other items to families.  We are a distribution point twice a month.  In February, our children learned about how our church helps feed our hungry neighbors.Click here to watch a special video about our Feeding Friends and Families ministry!
Click here to go to our Family Resources page.  This has articles and information about trauma and helping children and families with difficult topics.  We always have pastors available if needed.  Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you need anything.
Click here for Sunday School at Home
Can’t make it to Sunday School?  Want to keep working on the lesson throughout the week?  Click the image above for our Sunday School @ Home page.  You’ll find activities, stories, and more!
You can make a donation to support the events, missions, and kids at First Methodist McKinney.  CLICK HERE to give securely through our portal.  You can put a memo if there is something specific you’d like to support (like Night in Bethlehem, or VBS).  We appreciate your generosity!