Nerf Battles

This past school year, about 10 elementary boys and I (and Pastor Heath and Wes) have really enjoyed playing Nerf battles here in our...

What Does Your “Easter Eggstravaganza” Look Like?

I'm often asked by other churches or children's ministry leaders what we do for an outreach during Easter and how we do it. Here's...

Cancellations

It's tricky, cancellations. I've had to do it twice this school year. The first was back in November. We were scheduled to take the Followers...

Trunk or Treat 2011 Promo (video)

[vimeo 30330141 w=571 h=428] Every year on Halloween, hwc Youth ministries pulls off an event called Trunk or Treat. About 4 years ago I had...

WI Kids Camp 2011

Kids Camp is an annual summer camp the WI District of the Wesleyan Church puts on for students who have completed grades 3, 4...

Spray Painting a Van

I don't recommend this, but it was sure fun! This past weekend we had our first Followers Adventure Outing here at the church. Angie Lundsten...

Palm Parade 2011 (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFOehpcvT0A?rel=0] When I stepped in to the role of children's pastor @ Hayward Wesleyan Church almost 8 years ago, I was told about this...

Copper Falls Hiking Adventure | Fall 2011

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tucaq5xR0JY?rel=0] On Sunday, October 16, we took the Followers students and most of their families on a bus ride to Copper Falls State Park...

Noah’s Ark Waterpark Trip (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0tSoYMJf1A?rel=0&w=570&h=354] On Wednesday, June 8, 2011, 27 middle school students and 5 staff people left Hayward, WI @ 4am and bussed down to the...

Hayride @ the Yoder’s Event (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYs_aSr2K84?rel=0] Last Sunday evening (10.10.10), we took the Followers (Kindergarten through 5th grade) out to the Yoder's property and had a hayride available for...

Skate City Trip | Fall 2010 (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQ0vHae6_bI?rel=0&w=570&h=350] We took the middle and high school students to Skate City in Rice Lake, WI on Sunday, November 14, 2010. source YouTube

Trunk or Treat 2010

This evening, October 31st, Hayward Wesleyan Church held its 5th annual Trunk or Treat from 4-6pm. It was a blast! It's funny, every year the week...