As you know, we have accessible parking for those who are approved to use it. Appropriate licensure or placards help us to easily identify those vehicles. However, it is a little more complicated than that. Some families need accessible parking for cars while others need accessible van parking. Accessible van parking allows for a lift to have adequate clearance to … Read More
First Baptist Belton begins the children’s choir season on Wednesday, October 1. We are starting a new choir for STARSS (special needs). This class will meet at 5:30 pm in room 142. Jennifer Coski and Dawn Bass will lead this group and will teach them about the love of Jesus through music.
Buddy Sports, including Buddy Ball (basketball) and Buddy Cheer, is a recreation program for children and young adults with special needs. Registration begins in May. Practices will be held on Tuesday evenings, and games will be played on Thursday evenings starting July 8. See Tracy to register. Evaluations will be Tuesday, May 20, or Thursday, May 22, at 6 pm … Read More
STARSS Special Needs Ministry students are invited to join us on Friday, March 21, from 6-9 pm in the gym. Parents are offered this opportunity for respite. Dinner will be provided and there is no cost to attend. Siblings are also welcome. Please contact Tracy at email@example.com by Wednesday, March 19, for more information or to register.
On Tuesday and Thursday evenings this summer, there was an opportunity to share Jesus through the game of basketball. Our sixth Buddy Ball season proved to be God honoring and joy giving in a number of ways. In addition to playing basketball, we had our first Buddy Cheer squad in place this season. Each week participants learned and memorized scripture … Read More
STARSS families are invited to join us at Lions Park, the pavilion near the accessible playground, on Wednesday, July 31 from 6-8pm. Food will be provided. There is no cost to attend. You are welcome to bring lawn chairs or blankets if you would like to sit outside of the pavilion. Come and enjoy and evening with your family and … Read More
Buddy Ball is a basketball program for children and young adults, Kindergarten through 12th grade, with special needs. Practices will be held on Tuesday evenings and games will be played on Thursday evenings beginning in July. Registration: Evaluations will be Tuesday, May 28 or Thursday, May 30 at 6 pm. Each participant must attend one evaluation to complete the registration … Read More
April is Autism Awareness Month. This month, many people and organizations will work hard to raise awareness, funds for research, and even re-think options for treatment. Though those things are good, beneficial and necessary, they are not where our focus should primarily be. We know that autism is on the rise because statistics prove it, and many of us want … Read More
The STARSS Special Needs Ministry will host SuperSibs on Saturday, April 20 from 10 AM – 2 PM. This activity is for siblings, Kindergarten through 5th grade, of individuals with special needs. There is no charge, and lunch will be provided. To register for this event, or for more information, please contact via e-mail or by calling the church office … Read More
This past Friday we concluded this Buddy Ball season with an awards ceremony and time of worship with Ginny Owens. Players received recognition for their hard work and achievements, and Bibles were given to those who played their first season of Buddy Ball. Teams also focused on scripture during devotion times at practice and at halftime during games. They learned … Read More