Music

Music

Ministry Staff

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Gary Bledsoe
Executive Pastor for Worship

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Matt Oberhelman
Associate Pastor for Worship

The music ministry at First Baptist Church has a place for everyone ages 4 and up to serve the Lord through music. Come join us as we make His praise glorious! We have a number of ministry opportunities for you to share your musical talents!

Contemporary Worship Band

This group leads in worship during our 11 am contemporary worship service. This is a full band with singers, guitarists, bassists, drummers, and keyboard/piano. Previous contemporary music experience is preferred. For more information about joining the Worship Band, or sitting in on a rehearsal, contact Matt Oberhelman.

Kids Praise

Our children’s praise and worship groups kick off the first Wednesday in October. Find your child’s class below.

Ages Day Time Room
4 year-olds (by September 1) Sunday 4:30 pm 124
Kindergarten Sunday 4:30 pm 124
Grades 1-2 Sunday 4:30 pm 126
Grades 3-5 Sunday 4:30 pm 245
STARSS Sunday 5:30 pm 124

Youth Choir

The Agape Singers (grades 6-12) meet Sundays during the school year at 4:30 pm in the choir room. This group performs at the Christmas Celebration and goes on a yearly mission trip to know, serve, and share Jesus through music around the country.

Worship Choir

The Worship Choir leads worship in our 8:30 am traditional service. This choir leads in singing hymns and newer songs with the congregation, special music choral anthems, and full concerts for Christmas and seasonal events. Those college age and above are welcome to sing with us! Rehearsals are at 7 pm every Wednesday evening in the choir room.

Senior Adult Choir

Our New Horizon senior adult choir is open to all singers age 55 and up. This group leads in the 5:30 pm worship service once a month and performs for special events throughout the year. This group meets every Tuesday, except the first Tuesday of the month, at 3:30 pm in the choir room. New Horizon only meets during the school year.

Orchestra

Our church orchestra helps lead worship by accompanying the choir and congregation during the 8:30 am service. This group is open to all players of orchestral or band instruments, ages high school and up. Rehearsals are every Wednesday at 6 pm in the Worship Center.

Church Weekday

Church Weekday

Letter to parents (03/18/20): CLICK HERE

Ministry Staff

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Sarah DuVall
Director for Finance & Human Resources

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Noelle Ruzicka
Director for Kingdom Kids and Church Weekday Curriculum Administrator

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Nicola Vaughan
Church Weekday Executive Director for Child and Family

Purpose

The First Baptist Belton Weekday Ministry was founded to meet the childcare needs of the community by providing a loving, safe program of age-appropriate learning experiences in a Christian environment.

Mission

Knowing Jesus, Learning Through Play
Serving Jesus, Ministering to Families
Sharing Jesus Daily

Sign Up

If you are a family with us and want to see what is going on at Church Weekday, sign up at our front desk to connect on ClassDojo

Contact

Call the Church Weekday front desk at: 254-939-1527

Philosophy

Because each child develops mentally, physically, spiritually, socially, and emotionally, age-appropriate learning experiences are provided to allow each child to progress at his or her own pace and to experience success through hands-on activities in learning centers.
The Church Weekday strives to lay a foundation for the development of a biblical worldview in the mind and heart of each child by incorporating appropriate Bible stories, Bible verses, and prayer into the child’s day.

Program

  • Full-time program for infants through pre-k (Hours: 7 am – 6 pm Monday through Friday)
  • School-age program for children after school, and full-day care on school holidays and in the summer
  • Licensed by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

Objectives

  • Provide an atmosphere where every child, family, staff member, or visitor encounters Jesus for His glory through the ministry of Church Weekday
  • Provide well-trained Christian teachers who care about young children and who communicate care through love and individual attention
  • Provide an environment designed to meet age-appropriate needs of each child
  • Provide a curriculum of planned activities in learning centers and group experiences designed to facilitate the child’s total development
  • Provide positive redirection and guidance to correct inappropriate behavior

Tuition and Fees

Effective January 1, 2020

Age of Child Semi-monthly (1st & 15th) Monthly
Infant (Infant & Toddler Classrooms) $350 $700
Preschool (2 & 3 Year Old Classrooms) $316 $632
Pre-K (Upon promotion to Pre-K) $291 $582
After School Care (Partial Day, September – May) $150 $300
School Age – Summer (Full Day, June – August) $250 $500

Other Fees

  • Initial Registration / Annual Registration Fee
    • $75 child / $105 family
  • Supply Fees are included in the regular tuition cost. There will not be additional supply fees throughout the year.
  • CCS Families are responsible for Monthly Parent Share Cost set by CCS as well as the difference between CCS daily rate and CWM daily rate.
  • Late fee of $5 on 10th and 20th for all families with a balance.
  • Late pickup is based upon the frequency, notification, and duration.

Family Discount

  • A 5% discount for each additional full time child will be given (excludes After School Care).
  • Discount will be applied to the tuition invoice for the oldest child. No discount on fees.

CLOSED

We are closed the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Forms

Child Enrollment

Parent Agreement

Pre-Enrollment Application

(254) 939-0705 | 506 N. Main Street Belton, TX 76513