Children

For more information, contact our Interim Director of Children’s Ministries, Kaitlyn Nott, knott@stmarksjacksonville.org.

Vacation Bible School (VBS)

Camp Firelight VBS takes place July 15-19.  To register as a participant or a volunteer, visit Upcoming Events on the St. Mark’s website. 

Contact: Katherine Nott at vbs@stmarksjacksonville.org

Nursery (birth to 3-year-olds)

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., The McCarty Early Learning Center

Contact: Kaitlyn Nott at knott@stmarksjacksonville.org

The McCarty Early Learning Center is open every Sunday morning providing a safe, secure place where children age 3 months through 3 years learn firsthand about Jesus’ love. The nursery is also open for other church events and classes, usually by RSVP, and is furnished with cribs, tables, chairs and suitable toys and play equipment.

Children’s Chapel (potty trained 3-year-olds through grade 3)

10:00 am Worship, McRae-Winston Chapel

Contact: Kaitlyn Nott at knott@stmarksjacksonville.org

Children are invited after the gospel reading to follow the cross from the church to the Chapel to experience music, prayers and a Bible story before returning to their families at the Peace.

Potty trained 3 and 4-year-olds 

Sunday Mornings (September – May), 11am – 12pm, Faith House

Lively, age-appropriate activities—including games, crafts, and creative play—introduce liturgy based curriculum in various ways. A snack is provided. 

Contact: Kaitlyn Nott at knott@stmarksjacksonville.org

Kindergarten and grade 1

Sunday Mornings (September – May), 11am – 12pm, Faith House

Contact: Kaitlyn Nott at knott@stmarksjacksonville.org

A fun and engaging curriculum teaches the Word of God through play, storytime and hands-on activities. A snack is provided.

Grades 2 and 3

Sunday Mornings (September – May), 11am – 12pm, Faith House

Contact: Kaitlyn Nott at knott@stmarksjacksonville.org

Liturgy-based curriculum teaches our children Bible stories in captivating ways each week. A snack is provided.

Breakfast Club (Grades 4 and 5)

Sunday Mornings (September – May), 11am – 12pm, Hope House

Contact: Kaitlyn Nott at knott@stmarksjacksonville.org

The Breakfast Clubs study the Bible and learn how to apply the lessons to daily life. These classes use a variety of Bible-based curriculums and discuss social issues related to the age group. A snack is provided.