Children’s Ministries

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“JAM” (Jesus And Me) is our Sunday School program and is offered weekly from 10:15-11:15 AM (Sept. – May) for all kids preschool through sixth grade.  Please contact Kim Waterstraat or see our JAM webpage for details.


An outreach of Pilgrim Lutheran Church, Little Pilgrims Preschool has earned a reputation for excellence.  For more information on Little Pilgrim’s Preschool, please contact Ruth Rhodes or visit our Little Pilgrims Preschool page.

Vacation Bible School

One of our biggest outreach ministries, Vacation Bible School at Pilgrim is a Spirit-filled, fun-packed week not to be missed by young and old alike!

Watch a little video of our week in “Athens” (2019).

VBS 2020 will be held July 13-16 with our annual BBQ and ice cream social on Thursday evening. Participant Registration opens in MAY! Volunteers (entering 6th grade in 2020) can register beginning in March.

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Adults of the church are paired with a Sunday School/Confirmation student.  It is a great opportunity to support, encourage, and connect with our youth!  More information is on our “Pilgrim Pals” webpage, or contact Kim Waterstraat.

Drama & Arts

Under the leadership of Julie Halpin, the youth and adults of Pilgrim are given the opportunity to share their creative gifts through drama and visual arts.  Our annual Christmas Pageant is always memorable and not to be missed!

Youth and Young Adults

For information about education and fellowship opportunities for youth (upper elementary through college-age) see our Youth Ministries page.