The Children’s Ministry

The Children’s Ministries Department at Asbury United Methodist Church in Denton, Texas
provides many opportunities for children to learn about the word of God and have fun!

Asbury’s Children’s Programs:



  • Children’s Time– Sunday mornings during the 9:00 A.M. service.  Children come to the front for a mini-Bible Lesson then return to their seats for the “big” sermon.
  • Sunday School– Sunday mornings at 10:00 A.M. for three year old through 5th grade


  • Asbury Reaching Kids (A.R.K.)– Wednesday nights during the school year from 6:30 P.M. to 7:45 P.M. for three year olds through 5th grade.  This includes Bible story, music, memory verses, and games.
  • Tone Chime Choir– Offered for 2nd grade through 6th grade.  No musical experience needed.
  • Mother’s Day Out– Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school year from 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. for 12 months to four years old (age as of September 1st for the current school year).  Registration and monthly tuition are required.
  • COMPASS Home School Enrichment– Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school year from 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. for kindergarten through 8th grade.  Registration and monthly tuition are required.


  • Children’s Musicals– The children of Asbury present a Christmas musical every December to celebrate Christ’s birth and a spring musical each May to finish out the school year.   Participation includes extra practices on several Saturdays prior to the performance.
  • Funtivity– fun activities for children all ages (i.e. bowling, game day, swimming, Fall Festival, Easter Egg Hunt, etc.)
  • Vacation Bible School (VBS)– one week each summer for four year olds (fully potty-trained) through entering 6th grade
  • Summer Camp– five day and four night camp during the summer for children entering 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grades


If you would like to learn more about any of our programs,
please contact the church office 940-387-6487 or contact the Children’s Ministries Director .
Come, worship, learn about God, and have fun with us at Asbury UMC!