God's Garden is St. Stephen's new summer children's program for ages 4-12. We invite your young family members to come and discover God's garden gifts and how we can share these gifts with one another–near and far. We will spend August 2-6, sharing stories from the Bible and exploring food & cultural traditions from Honduras, Cuba, Mexico, Haiti, and Ghana. Each day starts in the school gymnasium at 9:00 a.m. with pickup at 3:00 p.m. CT. Your young family members can expect their week to be filled with fantastic, fun-filled games, music, and arts & crafts. Cost is $30 and includes snacks, t-shirt, and all supplies. Each participant will need to bring their own sack lunch. 

For more information, contact: Elisa Webster, Family & Youth Minister, elisawebster9@gmail.com




Breakfast on the beach with Jesus
Country Focus: Honduras
Scripture: John 21:1-13 & Romans 1:8
Activities: water bottle maracas, obstacle course, music & movement


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Lunch with Jesus and the tax collector
Country Focus: Cuba
Scripture: Luke 19:1-10 & Mark 12:31
Activities: coffee filter butterflies, blue jello, rock water, music & movement


Dinner with Jesus and friends
Country Focus: Mexico
Scripture: Luke 10:38-42 & Romans 12:16
Activities: piñata, God's eye, Noah & the Ark, bubble blowing



Midnight snack with Jesus
Country Focus: Haiti

Scripture: Luke 11:5-13 & Romans 15:7
Activities: quilt square, baking bread, hula-hoops, bean bags


Party with Jesus
Country Focus: Ghana

Scripture: Luke 14:15-24 & 1 Corinthians 10:31
Activities: friendship bracelets, coco bananas, music & movement