When Jesus saw this, he grew angry and said to them, “Allow the children to come to me.
Don’t forbid them, because God’s kingdom belongs to people like these children." (Mark 10:14)
Children are our future and the future at BLC looks SO VERY BRIGHT! They are also our present, and at Bethlehem we embrace all the wonderful qualities that children possess ~ the wiggles, the giggles, the running and playing and hopping and skipping, the questions, the innocence, the tears and tantrums, their wonder and awe, and even their mischief! We welcome and embrace it all! Children are one of our greatest blessings and we want them to know how much we appreciate them, and that this is their church. We want them to be excited to come to church, to feel safe and accepted and loved; we want them to grow and learn and get to know Jesus; we want them to play and worship and sing and be involved! And we strive to accomplish this in many ways: