First KIDS Ministry

dathan_hale_siteOur nurturing, Christ-centered FIRST KIDS Ministry, which includes preschool, children, and our Weekday School, is led by Pastor Dathan Hale.

Shelly Harris, our FIRST KIDS Associate, helps Pastor Dathan plan learning opportunities for preschoolers and children. Shelly also leads our preschool worship opportunities on Sunday mornings.

And Mystie Cordle, our FIRST KIDS Ministry Assistant, keeps everything running smoothly!

Contact Pastor Dathan with any questions you may have.


Preschool Sunday School .: Sundays @ 8, 9:15, and 10:45 a.m.

(birth – kindergarten)
Our preschool area provides extended childcare, Bible-based teaching and activities. Preschoolers who are four or five attend one session of Sunday School and one session of preschool worship.

 KIDS Club Jr. .: Wednesdays @ 6:15 p.m.

(preschool – kindergarten)
Wednesdays are so much fun for our preschoolers! They participate in special Bible-centered activities and worship opportunities. Babies and toddlers enjoy special activities in their rooms.

Vacation Bible School

(3 years to 5th grade)
VBS is held in mid-June each year.

Weekday School

(15 months – pre-k)
Monday-Thursday from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Our Weekday School is a Christ-centered early education program that follows the regular Maury County Public School calendar.


 *We run background checks on all our volunteers and paid staff.