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They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream.” Jeremiah 17:8

The mission of Brandywine Valley Baptist Church is to introduce people to Jesus Christ and help them to follow Him.  Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me.”  We are a place where all children are included, valued, and loved as they are introduced to Jesus Christ and trained to follow Him.  On any given day, any child attending BVBC should experience god’s love through His people in a safe environment.

By the end of fifth grade, Brandywine KIDS will…

KNOW!  Be introduced to Jesus Christ and will be given the opportunity to make a personal decision to follow Him.

GROW!  Demonstrate a personal relationship with God and apply biblical truths to life.  They will be able to show a solid biblical foundation including…

Memorizing key verses.

Being familiar with Old and New Testament stories, characters, and values.

Understand church doctrine, spiritual disciplines, and sacraments (such as Praying, Tithing, Baptism, and the Lord’s Supper).

Being able to navigate through the Bible.

GO!  Understand the importance of experiencing God through worshiping and through serving.  Be given the opportunity to worship and serve God on a regular basis.

We value God’s word as the source of truth.

We value age-appropriate interactive biblical teaching.
We value scripture memorization as a way of hiding God’s word in a child’s heart.
We value each child as an individual made in the image of God.
We value all types of learners.
We value a safe place for children:  emotionally, physically, spiritually, and socially.
We value relationship building as a means of disciplining each child.

Sunday Mornings Online for Kids

Go to our Sunday Mornings Online for Kids page to access a library of videos we created during the COVID-19 class hiatus.  There are videos for preschoolers (up to kindergarten) and elementary students (1st-5th grades). The bulletin and elementary worksheet are pdfs which you can download and print.  For the bulletin, print it and use when worshiping at home or bring with you to church for the in-person service.  Learn about our plans to resume in-person Sunday morning classes for children.

Brandywine Kids Calendar

Nursery-Kindergarten Sunday Classes Resume – Sunday, September 11 during the 11:00 a.m. service.

Awana 2020-2021Awana (In-Person and At-Home) begins September 16, 2020

Outdoor Service & Picnic – Sunday, October 4 at 10:00 a.m. There are no children’s classes so everyone can attend the worship service together. Picnic registration closes Sunday, September 27.

1st-5th Grade Sunday Classes Resume – Sunday, October 11 during the 11:00 a.m. service.

Fall Drive-Thru Adventure – Saturday, October 31…details coming soon

Service Day – Saturday, November 14 for 3rd-5th graders, more information to come.

Skate Night – Saturday, January 20, 2021, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Christiana Skating Center 

One4Wilmington Good Friday Service & Kids’ Program – Friday, April 2, 20201, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Awana Closing Ceremony – Wednesday, May 26, 2021 6:30-7:30 p.m. 

VBS – July 26-30, 2021, Concrete & Cranes

VBS Family Night – July 29, 2021 7:00-8:30 p.m.