Nursery - Pre-K

We have a fully-staffed, professional and safe nursery for your children to receive Bible-based lessons during all of our services. The nursery is located on the 2nd floor. Pagers are available for parents. Birth thru pre-k. 

Kindergarten thru 5th grade

Check in to the left of the Welcome Center for a Bible-centered lesson including worship and real life application videos, high energy leaders, and a lot of hands on learning. Children have two different lessons during the 9:00 and 10:00 services.  Worship Videos, Discussion starters, activities and crafts are all used to connect kids to God's big picture. 

Wednesday Nights TEAMKID

Wednesdays are awesome!  FirstKids meet at 6:00 and K-5th have rotations, including Bible lessons, games, memory challenges, and crafts, ending at 7:00.  Nursery is available for kids whose parents are in on campus Bible studu.


Children's Activity Permission Form

A permission form is required to participate in activities that involve leaving FBC campus. This form covers all such events for the year, except for camp.

Background Checks

Background checks are performed on all adults that work with minors.  If you have been requested to fill out a background check, please find it HERE.

Fill out your authorization form and return it to the children's minister or staff member who requested it.  The authorization form must have your signature, so please return in person or mail to 4128 S Connecticut Ave, Joplin, MO 64804.  We cannot accept typed or scanned signatures.