A word we expect children to say but which they also need to hear. Much of the time we rightly expect our children to say “sorry” when they’ve done the wrong thing or made a mistake, yet they don’t often hear it said by the adults around them. We need
During the pandemic we’re committed to partnering with parents by providing meaningful, welcoming and fun experiences. Our desire is to see parents equipped and encouraged to disciple their children towards a personal faith in Jesus.
Crossway Kids Online
CK Online is designed for you and your primary aged kids. Have fun as you worship God together, engage in family games, challenges and activities, hear a Bible Story and have a meaningful conversation together around what it means for you. CK Online goes live at 10.45am every Sunday and is available any time on demand.
Join us each Sunday on Zoom for a live church experience designed for you and your babies and pre-schoolers. Be part of their church experience as we worship God, explore a bible story and have fun together.
For more information or to register, contact Kathryn.
Playgroup – South East
Connect with other parents and engage with your child for interactive play, rhymes, music, art/craft and story time! Join us on Thursday mornings each fortnight during the school term.
Contact Barb Sheppard.
MOPs (Mothers of Preschoolers)
Meet together with a group of woman and be supported, encouraged and equipped as a Mum. For remarkable things happen when Mums find their place in a mothering community and discover that they’re not alone. Meeting fortnightly over Zoom.
Contact Lisa for details.
Prep to Grade 4 Zoom Parties
A monthly party on Zoom designed for Prep to Grade 4 kids! Have fun as you connect with your friends and CK leaders for games, activities and a devotion. For more details or to register, contact Steph.
Grades 5 & 6 Small Groups
A space designed for Grade 5 & 6 kids to connect with their friends and CK leaders to have fun, play games and learn more about Jesus. They run fortnightly over Zoom on a Sunday afternoon. For more information, contact Andrew.
KILN (Kids In Leadership Now)
Grade 5 & 6 kids, join us fortnightly on a Friday night over Zoom as we hang out together, engage in worship and grow, hear what God wants to say to us and grow as young leaders. To register, contact Andrew.
We welcome all children at Crossway Kids and are passionate about both supporting your children as they grow in their faith and journeying with you as a parent as you navigate the ups and downs of parenting a child with additional needs. We are running a variety of different events for both you and your children over this season. Please get in touch with our Additional Needs Pastor, Angie for more information.
Let’s Talk Parent Conversation
Be encouraged, equipped and inspired as you navigate life as a parent! Join us for a monthly parent conversation over Zoom as we hear from other parents or experts around a hot parenting topic. Contact Yvonne for more information.
Crossway New Beginnings: Expectant Parents & Young Families
Are you expecting a child? Or have a baby? We’d love to support and journey with in this new season. Join us online each Thursday (alternating between day and evening) as we connect together, support one another and hear from specialists in health and wellbeing. Contact Belinda (Burwood East) or Barb (South East).
Children + Families Blogs
I knew of a child who was not eager to try anything much. His response to most questions, even the question of “What would you like to do?” was “I don’t know.” He got into the habit of making so little effort that he shortened his response even further to
Language is a key part of learning and repeated language can have great impact as we learn, not just academically but also important life skills and values. We build a culture in our homes with our words, either positive or negative, and can increase our influence with our children through