“Let no one despise your youth, but set the believers an example in speech and conduct, in love, in faith, in purity”
1 Timothy 4:12
@connected PMBC Children & Youth Ministry
Are you or your youth looking for a real and relevant ministry that is bible based, spirit-led and teaches accountability? Look no further, come get @connected with PMBC’s Children & Youth Ministry! We meet every 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sunday in “The Plug” (aka The Youth Space). On 4th Sunday, you can find our students infused into the main worship experience worshiping as one family!
Our 360º Ministry Approach @connected is Created to Develop A Family Connection: Biological & Church
- Get students in the water (Baptism)
- Growing students spiritually (Spiritual Formation)
- Helping students in their everyday lives (Academic Progress & Social Fellowship)
@connected is made up of four AMAZING groups of students
Nursery (6 months – Pre-K)
CHOSEN (1 Peter 2:9) Elementary Students (K-5th)
neXt (Psalm 78:5-7) Middle School Students (6th -8th)
NOW (Psalm 24:6) High School Students (9th-12th graders)
Nursery (Sunday’s 10:45am)
Our newly renovated space is designed to provide childcare for children 6 months to four years old and is available every Sunday during the 10:45am worship experience.
iFlow (1st, 2nd, & 3rd Sunday’s 9:30am-12:30pm)
iFlow is the children & youth worship experience where students will get a biblical lesson, worship and small group discussion paradigm specifically designed for middle and high school students. PMBC’s Children & Youth Ministry meets every 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sunday in “The Plug” (aka The Youth Space). On 4th Sunday, you can find our students infused into the main worship experience, worshiping as one family!
Message and a Movie (M&M)
M&M is a fun way of teaching our children about God and real life matters with the use of child-friendly animated films and lessons.
Worship and Word (W²)
W² is our children’s church small group lesson using a curriculum which includes media, storytelling, skits, activities and much more based on a bible passage.
iStudy (Wednesday’s 5:00pm – 8:00pm)
Not only do we want to grow our students spiritually, we also want to help them in their everyday life…including school. @connected partners with the Lisa Woods Washington Foundation (LWWF) to offer FREE tutoring services to our students as well as those in the community. Tutoring starts at 5:00pm and a lite dinner is served at 6:45pm.
Worship through Arts
“Let them praise his name with dancing,
making melody to him with tambourine and lyre.” Psalm 149:3
Providence Youthful Praise (PYP)
This children’s choir for elementary aged children is comprised of our church’s spirited, talented, awesome children who eagerly lift the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ, through jubilant, child-appropriate song selections. Many of the songs are choreographed by the children who are passionate about the total aural and visual delivery of God’s word through song.
Roses and Royal Lords (RRL)
The Roses (girls) and The Royal Lords (boys) is a co-ed liturgical dance ministry that provides young people ages five to eleven with an opportunity to develop creative expression through sacred movement.
Creative Rhythm Encouraging Worship (CREW)
A contemporary dance team, that will serve as a platform for PMBC youth to magnify the LORD through the art of dance. Our goal is for dance to be used as a ministry to deliver hope and impact the younger generations within our church. C.R.E.W is open to all girls and boys starting at age 9, who love to dance.
Soaring With Actors/Actresses of God (SWAG)
This drama group enhances, encourages, and enables youths ages eight to 18 to grow and develop mentally, emotionally, and spiritually through the art of drama.
Worship through Service
CHOSEN, neXt, and NOW participate in quarterly Outreach and Service Projects throughout the community and beyond. Click here for more details.
Worship through Education
This ministry provides educational excellence for all students by gathering and disseminating educational information and resources, acknowledging educational excellence and recognizing awards, certificates, diplomas and degrees.
Worship through Sports
This boy’s basketball team (high school students) provides a safe, quality oriented sports program that is centered in Christ and promotes the Gospel of Jesus in all that they do—on and off the court. This ministry is designed to teach Christian character, conduct, leadership skills, achievement in athletics, and respect for teammates and opponents.
The season runs from March to May – games are every Saturday at Elizabeth Baptist Church. Practices are held twice a week for an hour each.
For more information, contact:
Rev. OJ Flowers
Director of Children & Youth and Minister of Programming