Kidz @ First

Dedicated to Children
Passionate about Faith
Committed to Christ.

Children’s Ministry Vision Statement:
Help kids to know, love and serve Jesus.

Mission: To equip kids through Biblical learning and service for a life time of faith.

Kids Welcome

We welcome you and your children to First United Methodist Church, Kidz @ First! There are many fun, exciting opportunities for involvement and learning for infants through 6th grades It is our goal to guide each child to develop a relationship with God that will grow throughout their lifetime.

Since we believe church and home must work together to nurture and guide children on their faith journey, we look forward to partnering with you as we help children become faithful disciples of Christ.

Cheryl Dodson
Children’s Ministry Director

Sunday School

Help your children’s faith grow by leaps and bounds!

Join us each Sunday at 9:30 for GROW Sunday School! This is a time that we meet together with our friends to grow closer to God. Our lessons are from Grow, Proclaim, Serve which incorporates Bible stories, art, crafts, media and games into a full faith experience for kids. Kids will develop the skills to discover the Bible message and grow their faith by leaps and Bounds! Come join us!

Your faithfulness is growing by leaps and bounds, and the love that all of you have for each other Is increasing. 2 Thessalonians 1:3

Cross Walk

Sunday School for 2nd-6th grades is held each Sunday in the Family Life Center at 9:30 A.M. Kids have a great time exploring the Bible through storytelling, games, crafts, and more. Rooms are designed uniquely designed for these learning experiences. Movie/popcorn Day is held once a month!


First United Methodist Church welcomes you. We are located in Texarkana, AR. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments that you have regarding our ministry.

Sunday Service Times

9:30 - Sunday School
10:30 - Worship Service

Address and phone

400 E. 6th
Texarkana, AR

Our Mission Statement

Our ministries are dedicated to making disciples of Jesus Christ through nurture & education, missional outreach, and worship. It is our hope that you will make many wonderful discoveries at First Church. With outstretched arms and open hearts, we welcome you to First United Methodist Church and look forward to developing a close relationship with you.