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Igniting vibrant faith in the hearts of kids and families.
The children’s ministry at Bow Valley exists to support parents and to provide opportunities for kids to encounter God and to learn His word, so that they might long to know Christ, to follow Him, and to make Him known.
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What's Coming Up?
Kids church resumes during the church service
K-Gr 5 kids are in the service
(Plan to Protect Training for volunteers basic training – 4-6pm; refresher training 6pm)
Plan to protect refresher training (following the service 12-1pm – bring a bag lunch)
Kids Church is offered during our 10:15am church service for all kids K-Grade 5. Parents will check-in their kids upon arrival before service begins and kids will be dismissed from service. Ignite check-in desk is in the foyer and classrooms for K-Grade 5 are downstairs in the basement, look for the orange Ignite wall!
We ask that parents pick up kids within 15 minutes of the end of the service. Parent pick up/check-out for K-Grade 5 is in the basement.
Preschool Bible Time
Preschool Bible Time is offered during our 10:15am church service for all little ones from babies to pre-kindergarten (age 4). Parents will check-in their preschoolers upon arrival upstairs in the Fellowship Hall.
We ask that parents pick up their preschoolers within 15 minutes of the end of the service. Parent pick up/check-out will be at the preschool front desk.
Children's Ministry Volunteers
We always welcome and appreciate new volunteers to help out with our ministry. Approved volunteers can sign up to help here.
Reach Kids. Equip Leaders. Change the World.
What is Awana?
What Ages is it for?
Our Awana age groups are currently full, if you would like to put your child on our waitlist, please click on the link below.
Awana creates welcoming environments where kids from every background will learn how a personal relationship with Christ affects their everyday lives. We will seek to partner with parents to help kids to know Christ and to develop a relationship with Him that will last for their entire lives.
This ministry is offered to families who live in Cochrane. Awana meets on Wednesday evenings, from 6-7:30pm.
Cubbies | 3-4 years old (must be 3 when starting and potty trained)
Sparks | Kindergarten to Grade 2
T&T | Grade 3 - Grade 6
Interested in Awana?
What does Awana look like?
Your children will go through three main areas during an Awana meeting:
1 | Handbook Groups
This time is devoted to memorizing scripture. Children will earn awards and recognition as they work through their Awana handbooks in a caring small group atmosphere.
2 | Game Time
If you are interested in getting your child involved in Awana this fall, here are some key dates:
August 16-24 | Registration for returning Awana & BVBC families
August 29 | Registration opens to the public
September 27 | Awana begins, 6:00-7:30pm on Wednesday evenings
Please contact us for more information or about how to register.
Awana uses games that promote healthy competition and physical activity while allowing kids to participate no matter their skill level.
3 | Large Group
Singing and Bible teaching will be the focus of this time. Kids will learn how knowing Christ impacts their lives every day!
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Backyard Kids Camps
Backyard Kids Camps (BKC) is a free summer day camp held each summer in neighbourhood parks around Cochrane as a collaborative initiative between Bow Valley Baptist Church, Cochrane Alliance, and Tapestry Church.
At Backyard Kids Camps, your kids will be creative, play games, sing songs, and hear about God’s Big Story.
Please click the button below to register or for more information on Backyard Kids Camps
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