Please scroll down to view all

of our children's ministry programs

as well as a list of family events


KidsConnect is our church school ministry for 20 months - 5th grade. KidsConnect is a fun, powerful way for kids to connect to Jesus!

CLICK HERE to email Michele Nelson, Children's Ministry Director

CLICK HERE for the Alleluia! Children's Ministry Brochure & more information.

CLICK HERE to register a student for 2019-20 KidsConnect. 

CLICK HERE to register as a 2019-20 KidsConnect volunteer.

CLICK HERE to view the 2019 Advent Calendar.  Each day has a suggestion for one thing to do as a family to prepare your heart for Christmas.  Enjoy!

vacation bible school "VBS"      

Plans are already in the works for VBS 2020, ROCKY RAILWAY, where kids

will discover that trusting in Jesus pulls them through life's ups and downs!
Tentative dates are June 8-12, 2020, dependent on the District 204 calendar

(school ending as currently scheduled).

CLICK HERE beginning March 1st to register a participant: session #1, 9am-12pm.

CLICK HERE beginning March 1st to register a participant: session #2, 1pm-4pm. 

Volunteer opportunities will be coming soon!


connect 45

CONNECT45 is a special club for 4th and 5th Graders!   This exciting program will not only foster faith growth, but will serve as a bridge into the middle school H2H program at Alleluia! 

We meet on Wednesdays (5-6pm) during the school year when District 204 is in session. 

CLICK HERE to register online for CONNECT 45. 

CLICK HERE to email April Blair, Assistant Children's Ministry Director, for more information. 

family events 2019-20

All children preschool-5th grade & their families

are invited to attend any of these events!

2019  -----------------------------------


Trunk or Treat Experience

Wednesday, October 30th @ 5:00-6:15pm

Sign up HERE to make a donation or volunteer!  Thanks!


Christmas Pageant Experience/Optional Cookie Exchange

Sunday, December 8th @ 11:30am-12:15pm

CLICK HERE to register.  Please register by Dec. 1st to be guaranteed a costume.

Caroling at Sunrise Living of Naperville North

Wednesday, December 11th @ 5:30pm

2020  -----------------------------------

Children's Ministry Sunday Fun Day/Little Blessings Sunday

Sunday, February 23rd @ 11:30am-1:00pm

Good Friday Children's Event

Friday, April 10th @ 10:00-11:00am

Easter Egg Hunts

Saturday, April 11th & Sunday, April 12th

Vacation Bible School

June 8-12, 2020 (tentative dates dependent on District 204 calendar)

Please see Ms. Michele or Ms. April regarding special milestones for 1st through 5th graders! 

CLICK HERE to email Michele Nelson for more information.

children's music

Music Ministries for children are an awesome way for our kids to learn about making a joyful noise to the Lord! 

J.C. Choir (4 yrs old thru 1st grade)

Wednesdays (during the school year) - 5:30-6:15 (Music Room) Boys and girls are welcome to learn praise songs, Bible songs and different types of Christian music. CLICK HERE for online registration for JC Choir.  

Faith Choir (2nd thru 5th grade) 

Wednesdays (during the school year) - 6:00-6:50 (Music Room) Come join us as we sing praises to God and learn more about His mighty word through song and prayer! The Faith choir sings on the first weekend of each month in church (rotating times between the three services). CLICK HERE for online registration for Faith Choir. 

Music 'N Me (Studio Classes and/or Private Lessons) 

The Music ’N Me program offers musical opportunities for infants through nine-year-olds. Early musical training benefits a child by developing areas of the brain that control speech and reasoning. CLICK HERE to view the current Music 'N Me schedule.

CLICK HERE to email Michele Nelson for more information.

other children's ministries

Bible Presentation 2019

Any child in 3rd grade or above is invited to receive a Bible during any of the services on the weekend of September 21-22.  After the presentation, all recipients can join KidsConnect leaders to decorate their Bibles.  We would like all children 3rd grade and above to bring their Bibles to KidsConnect each week as we will be using our Bibles during that time.  There is an opportunity to make a donation toward the cost of the Bible when registering.

CLICK HERE to register.

Safe Crossings 2019

A free seminar to show parents how to help their youth successfully navigate the bridge of adolescence, and cross safely over the threshold between childhood and adulthood.  Current events and the possible effects on youth will also be discussed.  

The date will be announced soon.

CLICK HERE to register.  (Coming soon!)

Christmas Pageant Experience 2019

Optional Cookie Exchange

Sunday, Dec. 8th, 11:30am-12:15pm

Ages preschool-5th grade are invited to participate in the retelling of Jesus' birth.  

No rehearsals for this pageant!  Register by Dec. 1st to be guaranteed a costume.

Optional Cookie Exchange following the pageant - Bring a dozen, take a dozen!

CLICK HERE to register.

Created By God -January 2020

CBG is a Christian-based sexuality course designed for 5th and 6th grade students.  We value this opportunity to offer human sexuality instruction in the context of Christian values.

Mandatory Parent Orientation

Thursday, Jan. 9th, 6:30-8:00pm OR Sunday, Jan. 12th, 12:30-2:00pm.

Students (attend ALL 3 sessions)

Sunday, Jan. 26th, 12:30-4:30pm

Saturday, Feb. 8th, 12:30-4:30pm

Sunday, Feb. 9th, 12:30-4:30pm

CLICK HERE to register.

HOPE Marketplace Experience - March 1, 2020

This hands-on experience for grades 2nd-6th puts students in the shoes of HOPE entrepreneurs and broadens their understanding of global poverty.

Children will:

- Decide on a handmade product to produce

- Save money to purchase supplies

- Advertise their business to family and friends

- Sell their product at the Alleluia! HOPE Marketplace

All proceeds go to HOPE International to further their efforts to end global poverty.  

A mandatory information meeting will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 5-6pm.
Parents: please help your student come to the meeting with ideas of what they would like to make and if there is someone they would like to partner with.

The HOPE Marketplace will take place on March 1st after both Sunday morning services.

CLICK HERE to register a student as a participant.

First Communion Instruction 2020

First Communion Instruction is designed for children 4th-6th grade.  This instruction will be held on Sunday, March 22, 1:00 - 5:00pm.  Sessions will be led by Pastor Mark and other Alleluia! staff with parent volunteers as small group discussion leaders.  Students can receive First Communion at one of the following services:  Saturday, April 4th at 5pm; Sunday, April 5th at 9:15am or 10:30am; or Maundy Thursday service, April 9th at 7:00pm.   CLICK HERE to register.  Please contact April Blair at with any questions.

CLICK HERE to email Michele Nelson, Children's Ministries Director, for more information.