Preschool News

Mega Awesome Costume Party Family Event

Join us for this special Family Event, Fri, Oct 29, featuring both a Family Movie Night & a special Preteen Costume Party!

Child Dedication

Child Dedication is the first major faith milestone for families at MISSION. Interested? RSVP for an upcoming Child Dedication Class.

The Preschool Survival Guide

There’s something about the preschool phase that has us reeling from the duality of it all.

Preschool Parent Cue for March 28, 2021

And, how do we love like Jesus? We put others first and are a good friend. When we do these things, our light shines bright and the love of Jesus shines through us.

Preschool Parent Cue for March 21, 2021

And, how do we love like Jesus? We put others first and are a good friend. When we do these things, our light shines bright and the love of Jesus shines through us.

Preschool Parent Cue for March 14, 2021

And, how do we love like Jesus? We put others first and are a good friend. When we do these things, our light shines bright and the love of Jesus shines through us.

Preschool Parent Cue for March 7, 2021

And, how do we love like Jesus? We put others first and are a good friend. When we do these things, our light shines bright and the love of Jesus shines through us.

Kids Under Stress

Stress can look very different in kids, yet in some ways, it can look very much the same as it does in adults.

Preschool Parent Cue for February 28, 2021

Our focus this month is the powerful truth Jesus loves me. We were all made for His love! We want every child to know that Jesus is their friend and He is inviting them—all of them—to join Him, because He loves them. Everyone can play in The Big Sandbox!

Help, My Kid Is Really Mad at Me

With more family time than ever before, the likelihood of family conflict is high. And lovingly responding to your child who is mad at you—is hard.

Preschool Parent Cue for February 21, 2021

Our focus this month is the powerful truth Jesus loves me. We were all made for His love! We want every child to know that Jesus is their friend and He is inviting them—all of them—to join Him, because He loves them. Everyone can play in The Big Sandbox!

Preschool Parent Cue for February 14, 2021

Our focus this month is the powerful truth Jesus loves me. We were all made for His love! We want every child to know that Jesus is their friend and He is inviting them—all of them—to join Him, because He loves them. Everyone can play in The Big Sandbox!

Preschool Parent Cue for February 7, 2021

Our focus this month is the powerful truth Jesus loves me. We were all made for His love! We want every child to know that Jesus is their friend and He is inviting them—all of them—to join Him, because He loves them. Everyone can play in The Big Sandbox!

The Most Important 10 Seconds in Conversations with Kids

Hard conversations with kids can be extremely tricky. But, did you know you can make or break conversations with your kids in the first 10 seconds of them?

Preschool Parent Cue for January 24, 2021

This world, well this universe, is filled with amazing things, but nothing will ever be more amazing than the One who created it all. Jesus is amazing, and we want our preschoolers to know it!

Preschool Parent Cue for January 17, 2021

This world, well this universe, is filled with amazing things, but nothing will ever be more amazing than the One who created it all. Jesus is amazing, and we want our preschoolers to know it!

Preschool Parent Cue for January 10, 2021

This world, well this universe, is filled with amazing things, but nothing will ever be more amazing than the One who created it all. Jesus is amazing, and we want our preschoolers to know it!

Preschool Parent Cue for January 3, 2021

This world, well this universe, is filled with amazing things, but nothing will ever be more amazing than the One who created it all. Jesus is amazing, and we want our preschoolers to know it!

Preschool Parent Cue for December 27, 2020

Merry Christmas! We are going to have an incredibly sweet month as we combine the Christmas story with Christmas cookies! It is going to be so much fun!

Preschool Parent Cue for December 20, 2020

Merry Christmas! We are going to have an incredibly sweet month as we combine the Christmas story with Christmas cookies! It is going to be so much fun!

Preschool Parent Cue for December 13, 2020

Merry Christmas! We are going to have an incredibly sweet month as we combine the Christmas story with Christmas cookies! It is going to be so much fun!

Family Advent Activity Box

For our final activity box of the year, it could only be themed to the Advent Season; family oriented to create lasting memories.

Preschool Parent Cue for December 6, 2020

Merry Christmas! We are going to have an incredibly sweet month as we combine the Christmas story with Christmas cookies! It is going to be so much fun!

Preschool Parent Cue for November 1, 2020

This time of year helps us refocus on all the good in our lives. And there is SO much good when it comes to God. Because God is good! That is what we want preschoolers to learn this month. God is good and we have A LOT we can thank Him for.

NextGen Safety Updates

Thank you for your continued cooperation during this unique season. Here is a quick update on our NextGen safety precautions.

Reserve Your NOVEMBER Activity Box

It’s almost time to get a ANOTHER NextGen Activity Box! November boxes will be ready in two weeks! RSVP for your box today!

Preschool Parent Cue for October 25, 2020

No matter what our situation or how uncertain our circumstances may be, we can know that God is with us wherever we go, and God’s got it. This kind of trust in God is what allows us to Sing in the Rain.

Preschool Parent Cue for October 18, 2020

No matter what our situation or how uncertain our circumstances may be, we can know that God is with us wherever we go, and God’s got it. This kind of trust in God is what allows us to Sing in the Rain.

Preschool Parent Cue for October 11, 2020

No matter what our situation or how uncertain our circumstances may be, we can know that God is with us wherever we go, and God’s got it. This kind of trust in God is what allows us to Sing in the Rain.

Preschool Parent Cue for October 4, 2020

No matter what our situation or how uncertain our circumstances may be, we can know that God is with us wherever we go, and God’s got it. This kind of trust in God is what allows us to Sing in the Rain.

Preschool Parent Cue for September 27, 2020

This month, we are going to use the super sweet theme of Ice Cream Sundae, along with the life of Joseph, to teach preschoolers that God has a plan for them. When we put all of the parts of Joseph’s story together—just as with an ice cream sundae—it gives us a sweet reminder that we can trust that God has a plan for me, and it is always best.

Preschool Parent Cue for September 20, 2020

This month, we are going to use the super sweet theme of Ice Cream Sundae, along with the life of Joseph, to teach preschoolers that God has a plan for them. When we put all of the parts of Joseph’s story together—just as with an ice cream sundae—it gives us a sweet reminder that we can trust that God has a plan for me, and it is always best.

Reserve your OCTOBER Ministry Box

It’s almost time to get a BRAND NEW NextGen Activity Box! October boxes will be ready in a week! RSVP for your box today!

Preschool Parent Cue for September 13, 2020

This month, we are going to use the super sweet theme of Ice Cream Sundae, along with the life of Joseph, to teach preschoolers that God has a plan for them. When we put all of the parts of Joseph’s story together—just as with an ice cream sundae—it gives us a sweet reminder that we can trust that God has a plan for me, and it is always best.

Regathering Plan for Preschool

Since MISSION will resume in person services on September 13th, here is everything you need to know about on campus Preschool plans.

Preschool Parent Cue for September 6, 2020

This month, we are going to use the super sweet theme of Ice Cream Sundae, along with the life of Joseph, to teach preschoolers that God has a plan for them. When we put all of the parts of Joseph’s story together—just as with an ice cream sundae—it gives us a sweet reminder that we can trust that God has a plan for me, and it is always best.

Preschool Parent Cue for August 30, 2020

Do you ever think about yourself like that—that you are wonderfully made in God’s image? I think if we really, really, really believed that we are wonderfully made in God’s image, no one would ever have to tell us to smile when they pulled out a camera. We would be smiling from ear-to-ear as we lived in the wonder that God made me!

Get Your September Activity Box This Weekend!

August is almost over and that means you can get a BRAND NEW NextGen Activity Box THIS WEEKEND! RSVP so you’ll get your box in time!

Regathering Plan for NextGen (For Real This Time)

We are very excited to announce that all of NextGen will regather on Sunday, September 13th!

Preschool Parent Cue for August 23, 2020

Do you ever think about yourself like that—that you are wonderfully made in God’s image? I think if we really, really, really believed that we are wonderfully made in God’s image, no one would ever have to tell us to smile when they pulled out a camera. We would be smiling from ear-to-ear as we lived in the wonder that God made me!

Preschool Parent Cue for August 16, 2020

Do you ever think about yourself like that—that you are wonderfully made in God’s image? I think if we really, really, really believed that we are wonderfully made in God’s image, no one would ever have to tell us to smile when they pulled out a camera. We would be smiling from ear-to-ear as we lived in the wonder that God made me!

Preschool Parent Cue for August 9, 2020

Do you ever think about yourself like that—that you are wonderfully made in God’s image? I think if we really, really, really believed that we are wonderfully made in God’s image, no one would ever have to tell us to smile when they pulled out a camera. We would be smiling from ear-to-ear as we lived in the wonder that God made me!

How Do I Get a NextGen Activity Box?

Have you heard about the brand new NextGen Activity Box? It’s our all-new approach to Sundays for kids (preschool-6th grade). We think our box is going to breath new life into your family’s church experience!

Preschool Parent Cue for August 2, 2020

Do you ever think about yourself like that—that you are wonderfully made in God’s image? I think if we really, really, really believed that we are wonderfully made in God’s image, no one would ever have to tell us to smile when they pulled out a camera. We would be smiling from ear-to-ear as we lived in the wonder that God made me!

Announcing: The NextGen Activity Box

We’ve been working on something new and we’re excited to share it with you. We hope that this new idea might help us bridge the gap between our current situation and when things are more normal again.

Preschool Parent Cue for July 26, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

New School Year at MISSION

Usually at this point in the summer, parents are ready to send kids back to school and normalize their routines… but it’s a new world, isn’t it?

Preschool Parent Cue for July 19, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

Preschool Parent Cue for July 12, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

Preschool Parent Cue for July 5, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

Preschool Parent Cue for June 28, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

Regathering Plan: DELAYED

We recently announced that our Regathering Plan has once again been delayed. This was not an easy decision and you can learn more about the decision HERE.

Preschool Parent Cue for June 21, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

Preschool Parent Cue for June 14, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

For Every Family

Coming to a new church can be an overwhelming process. There are so many things happening and there are so many things to learn. Because you’re a parent/guardian, we want to personally share with you our strategy

Preschool Parent Cue for June 7, 2020

June and July are all about what we can spy with our little eyes. Get ready for I Spy! It’s a great theme that not only helps us see the things that help us believe in Jesus, but it also goes right along with our VBS theme, Focus. Get it? Focus. I Spy. It’s all about the eyes.

REGATHERING Plan for Preschool

ATTENTION PARENTS! MISSION is preparing to Regather! Exciting, right? If you watched the service on Sunday, May 31, you heard Joel talk about our regathering plan. All of our Regathering plans are online at missionaz.org/plan.

Preschool Parent Cue for May 31, 2020

Here is the Preschool Parent Cue for the week of May 31, 2020. See what your kids are learning about this week and access resources to continue the conversation at home!

Preschool Parent Cue for May 24, 2020

Here is the Preschool Parent Cue for the week of May 24, 2020. See what your kids are learning about this week and access resources to continue the conversation at home!

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