As always, we appreciate your
willingness to work in our nursery ministry. What you are doing
is vital, because it makes it possible for someone else to be in
the worship service hearing the word of God.
You will be
taking care of children who are infants/toddlers through 3 years
old. Remember, you need to be in the nursery ready to greet the
children by 10:20am so their parents can get upstairs and into
the sanctuary in time for worship at 10:30am.
depending on you to be in the nursery when you are scheduled. If
you are unable to be there, please switch with off with someone
on another team. Please be faithful to the worship service when
you're not serving in the nursery.
The two people
scheduled to serve in the nursery should be all that=s needed to
care for the children. Please encourage all other
parents/guardians to join everyone else in the worship service.
If someone you do not know brings a child to the nursery,
step up, greet them warmly, get their name and the child=s name
(a legal pad and pen are on the cabinet so you can write their
names down), and ask if there are any special instructions
(feeding, snacks allowed, food allergies, special changing
Please do not allow children to
Do not be afraid to correct children firmly,
but in love. Please do not grab, yell at, or spank the children!
If a child continues to misbehave, one of the workers should
come and get the parent out of church.
Check the exterior
church doors downstairs to be sure they are locked and if
they're not, lock them.
Please dispose of dirty diapers
in the plastic bags provided, putting them in the outside trash
can at the end of the service.
Be sure toys are picked up
and put away before you leave. Have the children help you clean
Sick children should not be allowed in the nursery
under any circumstances.
Please only show Christian
oriented videos in the nursery. Many are provided.
release a toddler on his own or infants to just anyone, but only
to their parents or someone designated by the parents.
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