Family & Children

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Our vision of Hudson United Methodist Church is a community with children and young families.  As part of that vision we have developed regular programs as well as seasonal activities which often include drama or skits as special worship features.

Nursery Care
Sundays at 9:00 am
Provided for children through age 5 during worship; children and caregivers in nursery are invited to participate in the Children’s Moment in worship and then may return to the nursery.

Faith Formation (Sunday School)
Sundays at 10:30 am
Classes for different age groups during the school year.

Children’s Choir
Sundays at 10:20 am
Children will sing in worship at various times throughout the year.

Kids’ Activity Group
We have activities throughout the year.  Click our calendar (to the right) for upcoming events!

Vacation Bible School
A summer day at camp to play, learn and sing about what God says to us through the Bible. See the calendar for newest information.

Recent Children & Family News:

Children Helping Children - Thank you to the children for passing the baby bottles and all those who have contributed their change each week to the Joy Jar collection.  This baby formula was recently purchased and delivered to assist babies whose parents who have difficulty affording formula, and represents $746.75 worth of formula. Since October of 2016, we have purchased $2,568.76 of baby […]
Mission | Safe Harbor Dinner Spring 2017 - We will provide the meal at Safe Harbor on April 22  Come be a part of this mission!  If you would like to help get ready, come anytime after 5:00, if you would like to just help serve, come before 7:00 and if you just want to have pizza with us, meet us at Monical’s on […]
Kiss A Goat!? - A few months ago the children and adult Sunday School classes began collecting money for Heifer International.  The Sunday school teachers told the kids that they could choose an animal for which to raise money.  They also told the kids that the pastor would kiss that animal if they could raise enough money for it!  The […]
Christmas Caroling - December 18, 2016  –  4:30pm Whether you will sing along or spread cheer with your presence: come join us for the church’s annual Christmas Caroling!  We will meet at the church at 4:30pm and make several stops in Hudson & Bloomington-Normal and visit Heritage Health.  After caroling we will return to the church for gondolas, […]
Children’s Christmas Program 2016 - Our children will entertain us with a unique perspective on the Christmas story.  Five Christmas gifts will argue about who is the best Christmas present ever…until they hear the story of the greatest gift ever given! Hudson United Methodist Church December 11, 2016 at 6:00pm 212 E. Franklin Street Hudson, IL  61748
All-Church Weiner Roast & Hay Rack Ride 2016 - 2016 Weiner Roast & Hay Rack Ride We will enjoy hot dogs, games, s’mores, and a hay rack ride on Sat., September 10!  Wanda gladly welcomes you for games & fishing as early as 3pm and we will eat at 4:30pm, at Wanda Sutter’s farm (25790 Hospelhorn Ln, Hudson, click here for a map).  The church will […]
Faith Formation 2016-’17 - We have a team working diligently (and creatively) to revitalize our Sunday School program!  In fact, it is going to look less like Sunday School than ever before and engage our children in a whole new way.  Max Lampert told his grandmother (who is on the team) that he sits in church and then sits in Sunday School and he […]
Vacation Bible School 2016 - June 18, 2016  –  East Bay Camp  – Schedule – 9:00am – 11:45am     Crafts, Stories, Activities & Games 11:45am – 12:30pm   Lunch 12:30pm – 2:30pm     Swimming  – Participate – We hope that your child will take part in Bible School this year!  Please complete this form: VBS 2016 and bring it to Vacation Bible […]
Mission: Safe Harbor | Mar 12 - Mission on March 12, 2016 We will provide the meal at Safe Harbor on March 12.  Come be a part of this mission!  If you would like to help get ready, come anytime after 5:00, if you would like to just help serve, come before 7:00 and if you just want to have pizza with us, meet […]
Children’s Christmas Program - December 13 at 6pm our children will host a special night of music and drama as they tell the story of Jesus from a different perspective.  This performance will feature many of the children you know and love.  Come support their handwork and bring your friends and family along!


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