Due to social distancing requirements, we are not holding on-site services or events until 4/13 – join us for church online. LEARN MORE

Kids

BIRTH – GRADE 5

We love our kids, and we want to give them every chance to connect with God!

Babies and toddlers receive nurturing care and have fun activities in a safe and loving environment. Preschoolers and elementary kids participate in high-energy music, creative lessons and games, and have tons of fun learning about Jesus. Click below for resources during campus closures


RESOURCES

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WE LOVE OUR KKIDS!

Parent Resources

As parents, you are the primary spiritual leaders of your children. As a church, our commitment is to come alongside you and partner with you. Below are a few suggested resources to support and help you in the journey.

Websites & Blogs
Orange Parents
Growing Leaders
Focus on the Family

Books
"Parenting Beyond Your Capacity" – Reggie Joiner
"The 5 Love Languages of Children" – Gary Chapman
"Grace Based Parenting" – Tim Kimmel
"Nurture by Nature" – Paul Tieger
"Give Them Grace" – Elyse M. Fitzpatrick
"Revolutionary Parenting" – George Barna
"Nurture Shock" – Po Bronson
"Jesus Storybook Bible" – Sally Lloyd Jones
"Jesus Calling for Kids" – Sarah Young
"Generation iY" – Tim Elmore
"Parenting With Love and Logic" – Foster Cline and Jim Fay
"101 Questions Children Ask About God" – Tyndale Publishers

Parent Resources

Baby Dedications & Baptism

This is a ceremony for parents to publicly make a commitment before their friends and family to raise their children in a home where God is at the center. This is often your family’s first spiritual milestone with the church and our goal is to help you make it meaningful and memorable.

We offer ceremonies on a regular schedule at each campus. Before signing up for a ceremony we ask that you attend a Parent Class that will help you understand why we do both baptism and dedication here at Kensington, as well as giving you everything you need to prepare for the ceremony.

To sign up for a class at your campus or ask a question:

Birmingham
Clarkston
Clinton Township
Orion
Traverse City
Troy

Baby Dedications

Family Baptism Class

Have a child in grades K-5 (age 10 and under) who wants to be baptized? Your first step is to assess their spiritual readiness. Second, we'll ask you and your child to attend a Family Baptism class in preparation for the event. Contact the Kensington Kids Directors at your campus with questions and for readiness guidelines and class date and time info.

Family Baptism
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Regarding COVID-19

As your church family, we are here for you every step of the way. We’ve worked with each of our ministry leaders and staff to put together resources, ways to connect, and answers to many of your questions including updates on midweek and weekend services, Move Out opportunities, kids, middle school & high school, groups, care, discipleship, and family.

Online services are held:

Sat. 5:30pm
Sun. 9am, 11am, & 12:30pm
Wed. 7pm

For the most up-to-date resources and updates, follow us on Facebook and Instagram and bookmark kensingtonchurch.org/coronavirus.