|Children and Families|
Welcome to Portland First Church of the Nazarene! PFCN loves children and their families. It is our desire to provide the very best church experience for children and their families. Please take a minute to check out what we have available at PFCN! Don't hesitate to give us a call if you have questions regarding any of our ministries. We hope to hear from you - or better yet, see you - soon!
Pastor Jesse and Pastor Shawna Rench
PFCN Kids t-shirts are now available! Click here to download the order form, or pick up a form from the registration wall. Shirts are $15 each.
Watch a video highlighting Easter "Eggs"-travaganza below!
To learn more about each ministry,
On Level 4 you will find our Infant Nursery and Toddler Nursery. PFCN provides a safe, loving, & nurturing environment for all children birth-two years. Our two nurseries are staffed with dedicated workers that are ready to provide the very best experience for each child.
On Level 2 you will find our three year old - Kindergarten children. Our preschool ministry includes Bible stories, memory verses, songs, crafts, snacks, and more! Here at PFCN we have loving and enthusiastic teachers and volunteers that are ready to provide the very best experience for each child! We have a dynamic curriculum called "First Look." Check out our preschool curriculum at www.myfirstlook.org.
On Level 2, elementary students are engaged in Sunday School classes and KID CITY! Our 1st-5th grade ministry includes Bible stories, worship, memory verses, memorable characters, and lots of fun! Here at PFCN we have incredible, enthusiastic teachers and volunteers that are ready to provide the very best experience for each child! We have a great curriculum that is based around virtues called "252 Basics." Check out our curriculum for 1st-5th graders at http://www.252basics.org.
Children in 1st-5th grades dig deep into Scripture and compete with other Nazarene church teams. For 2013-2014 they will study the book of Genesis.
Pastor Jesse & Pastor Shawna both graduated from Northwest Nazarene University in 2000 with elementary education degrees. Before going into Children's Ministries in 2008, Pastor Jesse taught public school for eight years, while Pastor Shawna was a stay-at-home mom raising four great kids - Kylee, Tyler, Katey, & Hannah!