The children of Memorial United Methodist Church strive to practice all of the The Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations by Bishop Robert Schnase. We welcome all to join us!

Sunday School: Children's Sunday school is offered at 10:00am in the Family Life Center (FLC) for potty trained preschoolers ages 3 and 4 (downstairs), K5/1st/2nd (upstairs last class on right), 3rd/4th/5th (upstairs first class on right - Strait Room). 

School Year Programming:

Sunday Nights: 5-6:30pm - We offer Sunday Night Programming during the school year. Elementary follows the Greenville County Schools calendar and Preschool meets on an abbreviated schedule (see link below). 

Preschool (In the 3's room on the first floor of the FLC), click HERE for schedule

  • Play/Welcome – 5:00-5:15pm

  • Story Time and Communion with Pastor Joe – 5:15-5:30pm

  • Bible Story Activities (games, crafts, etc.) – 5:30-5:45pm

  • Snack – 5:45-6:00pm

  • Play - 6:00-6:30pm

Elementary (In the Children's Music Room and Strait Room on the second floor of the FLC), click HERE for schedule:

  • Children’s Choir 5:00-5:30pm

  • Bible Study - 5:30-6:00pm

  • Love in Action (missions)- 6:00-6:30pm

Special Events:

Fall Festival

Our Fall Festival is the Sunday night closest to Halloween and all are invited to join us for games, bounce houses, a hay ride, and more!

Summer Programming: 

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School typically kicks off on a Sunday in June and runs Monday-Thursday evening. We hope you will look for more information in spring and plan to join us!

Summer Morning Programming

On Wednesday mornings in summers we have typically offered opportunities for children to participate in missions, worship, and fun! Before next summer, look for an announcement about 2019 opportunities.

Want to volunteer in Children's Ministry? Click HERE to get started!

Already a Children's Ministry Volunteer? THANK YOU. We couldn't do it without you. Click HERE to go to the Children's Ministry Volunteer home page for the training manual and a series of short training videos.

Click HERE to access the Fall/Winter Signup Genius to check the current schedule, sign up, or swap with someone.

Memorial United Methodist Church provides a Safe Sanctuary for children.  We require training, background checks, and adherence to policies for all volunteers working with our children. Click HERE to download volunteer application forms you must complete.

Memorial United Methodist Church understands that some people may choose NOT to have their photos used and Memorial UMC wants to respect those rights to privacy.  Therefore, we have provided below an “Opt Out Form” for those individuals and families who may prefer NOT to have photographs of themselves used by the church.  Please clink on the link below and return to the church office if you or your family members choose NOT to participate.

Media Release Opt-Out Form


Katie Jeter
Children’s Ministry Director
864-877-0956 ext. 2010