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welcome to st. andrew's kids!

We are so glad you are here. We partner with families to empower and equip them to raise children
who love and serve Jesus Christ. We create environments where KIDS are safe and belong.
Below you will find information on all of our weekly programs and events.
We’re always here for you if you have any questions or just want to talk about your kids.
 We think they’re pretty great!

Special Events

Trunk or Treat

Tuesday, October 30
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Put on your best costume and join us in the parking lot for our first annual Trunk or Treat event! The whole neighborhood is invited get a jump start on their candy collection as kids and their parents walk around to trunks of decorated cars! This is the perfect event for everyone to join! We will have dinner, games and even the bounce house set up! You don't even need to sign up to attend! 

Interested in decorating your trunk and handing out candy? We would LOVE to have you! Got questions on what that means? Click here to view the Vehicle Guidelines and then use the link below to sign up! If you would like to donate candy, just leave it at the Reception desk or at the Children’s Checkin desk during weekend worship and mark it for Trunk or Treat!

  Sign Up 

Kids Night Out

Friday, November 9 
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
$15 per child 

 Join us at Kids Night Out! Drop the kids off at the church for a night of dinner and games while you get a night off! Birth - 3rd grade will have a regular night on campus while the 4th - 6th graders will check-in up in room 216 and then take the bus to Spaghetti Factory for dinner! Pick up will be back at the church at 8:00 p.m. like normal. We can't wait to see you all! *Signups close on Friday, November 9 at 12:00 p.m. 

 Click here to sign up beginning October 15!

Be sure to save the date for our next Kids Night Out on 12/7!

Amazing Grace Ministries Family Serve Day

Saturday, October 20 

 We would love for you and your whole family to join us as we serve alongside Amazing Grace Ministries. This group is made up of members from St. Andrew's who visit local area nursing homes and do worship services for residents. We are going to join them on 10/20 as they visit two local facilities! This is the perfect event for your whole family to serve together! 

You have two times and locations to choose from:
 10:00 a.m. at Flagship Healthcare (466 Flagship Road, Newport Beach)
or 2:00 p.m. at Newport Subacute Healthcare (2570 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa)

Sign Up 
Signups close Wednesday, October 17

Baptism Class (birth - 3 years old)

Sunday, October 21
12:30 - 2:00 p.m. | Family Center
$5 per person for lunch (babies are free) 

If you are interested in having your child baptized, we invite you to our first baptism class! We will discuss the importance of baptism and what it means for you as a family and as a part of the church community as well as your child. You will get the opportunity to meet other parents of young children or folks who are about to be parents of young children! We encourage you to invite up to 6 people who are a part of your child’s circle of influence (think: grandparents, close friends, aunts, uncles). 

We will be serving lunch so use the link below to sign up and give us an idea of how many people to expect. 

Once you have signed up to attend our baptism class, please click below to listen to the two audio recordings to prepare for the discussion we will have during the class on October 21st.

Recording one

Weekend Worship

Saturday, 5:00 p.m.
Childcare and children's programs are offered for birth - 6th grade. Preschool - 6th grade check in at the Children's Check-in table on the Bridge. Nursery check-in at Room 104 in the Children's Center. 

Sunday, 8:00 a.m.
Nursery and childcare provided for Infant - Kindergarten. All other children and students attend worship with their families.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m.
Childcare and children's programs are offered for birth - 6th grade. Preschool -6th-grade check in at the Children's Check-in Table on the Bridge. Nursery check-in at room 104 in the Children's Center.

Sunday, 11:11 a.m.
Childcare and children's worship programs are offered for birth - 6th grade. Preschool - 6th-grade check in at the Children's Check-in Table on the Bridge. Nursery check-in at room 104 in the Children's Center.

If you are interested in ushering or being an acolyte, contact Brieana Searcy at brieanas@sapres.org

Memory Verse:
"I have come so that they may have life. I want them to have it in the fullest possible way." - John 10:10


Would your child like to serve as an Acolyte? Use the link below to sign up!

Sign Up 

Midweek Programs

Wednesday Night Dinner

Adults - $5.00 Kids
(10 and under) - $3.00
Family (2 Adults and their children) - $20.00

Join us for Wednesday Night Dinner from 5:15 - 6:15 p.m. where we share a meal with our whole church family!

Wednesday Night Program

Wednesday nights September 12 - December 12 (no meetings on 10/31 and 11/21)
6:30 - 7:45 p.m.

Following dinner, from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. we have Wednesday night program for birth - 6th grade in the Children’s Center (Jr. High meets down in the Youth Center).

Toddler Story Time

Monday and Tuesday mornings | 9:05 - 9:35 a.m. 

You and your little are invited to join us for Storytime in the Preschool Music Room (Room 112). 

For more info, contact Jan Harvey at janh@sapres.org.

Children's Choir

Got a singer in your family? Or more than one? We would love to have you join one of our Children's Choirs! Use the link below to check out the information on the different options we have available for your kids.

More Info 


2018 - 2019 Family Ministries Medical and Transportation Release

The 2018/2019 Family Ministries Medical and Transportation waiver is good for all Family Ministries events (trips, camps, and special events) during the 2018/2019 school year. Fill it out once, and you are done! (**Note: if you filled one out for last year, you will need to fill out a new one for the new school year)

Fill out waiver online

PDF of waiver

2018 - 2019 St. Andrew's Kids On Campus Waiver

If your child participates in events like Kids Night Out and is in 3rd grade or below, then we have shortened our standard Medical Waiver to fit your needs! Once you fill this form out your child will be set for the 2018/2019 school year! Note: this form does NOT include transportation. This is for strictly on campus events.

Fill out waiver online

PDF of waiver

Contact Us

Want to be kept up-to-date on events? Join our mailing list! Contact Kristin at kristinl@sapres.org to have your name added. 

Brieana Searcy, Minister of Children | brieanas@sapres.org 949.574.2277
KC Kroeger, Director of Childcare, Nursery, and Baptisms | kck@sapres.org 949.574.2257
Jan Harvey, Director of Children’s Ministries (Preschool) | janh@sapres.org 949.574.2266
Jill Brinkerhoff, Director of Children’s Ministries (4th-6th Grade) | jillb@sapres.org 949.574.2268 

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