The following core truths provide the foundation for our curriculum units and Bible stories. They lead children through a progression from Wonder to Discovery to Journey to Passion, creating a "common thread" or continuum for our children's spiritual formation. (Click on the headings for printable files.)

3 Basic Truths for 2-PreK: Wonder

- God made me.

- Jesus loves me.

- The Spirit is always with me. 

3 Basic Truths for K-5th: Discovery

- I can trust God no matter what.

- Jesus shows me the wise choice.

- The Spirit helps me treat others the way I want to be treated

3 Basic Truths for Middle School Youth: Journey

- We can embrace God's unconditional love.

- We can follow Jesus, who knows us better than we know ourselves.

- With the Spirit, we can live out God's Story. 

3 Basic Truths for High School Youth: Passion

- We are created to pursue an authentic relationship with God.

- We belong to Jesus and define who we are by what he says.

- When we are filled by the Spirit, we can join God's work among us.

3 Basic Prayers for Nursery aged children:

- May you grow in the understanding of God's love for you.

- May you see, hear, and touch the world as Jesus does.

- May your heart learn to hear the Spirit's voice.

It is our hope that the 3 Basic Prayers will serve as discipleship tools at home for those tiniest disciples among us. Parents are encouraged to pray over their children during normal, everyday routines.