ICC Kids Programs
Love One Another
As children experience the Love of God, they will be free to share that love with other; forming healthy relationships with both children and adults.
"A new command."
As children experience God, they come to know who HE is and understand who they are because of Him..."
"Love the Lord you're God..."
Matt 22:37,38 NIV
Love The World
By providing opportunities for the children to minister through outreach, service and giving we help them to discover purpose."and Jesus said to them, all authority in heaven.."
Nursery consists of all children birth through 23 months old. This area is characterized by low teacher/child rations, gentle play and place where faith is introduced to babies and toddlers through music and simple songs.
Toddlers consist of children 24 months (2 years old) through 47 months (3 years old). This area is characterized by low teacher/child rations, active play and where the Bible is taught through stories and fun worship games.
Pre-K/Kindergarden consists of children 48 months (4 years old) through kindergarten (5 years old). This area is characterized by medium teacher/child rations, active play and where the Bible is taught through engaging story videos and fun worship songs.
Kids Church: Ages 6-11
Fun, age appropriate gatherings that engage children in worship, prayer, giving and Bible teaching. In small groups, they connect with others and are challenged to grow in their relationship with God. A take-home devotional is provided weekly, to work on as a family.
Heavenly Hugs is a free, faith-based program that guides our children, ages 6-11, through the storms of life. Heavenly Hugs helps children grieve and grow after a loss. Through stories, play therapy techniques, games and activities; children will learn ways to express what they are feeling. Our volunteers (facilitators) hold weekly discussions and support meetings.
Girls Ministries is about intentional outreach and Christian discipleship for girls, ages 6-17. We provide resources to teach girls biblical truths that will help them learn to make God-Pleasing decisions. Our vision is to see every girl moving toward a deep relationship with Jesus Christ. We seek to empower girls to realize their importance and potential in the kingdom of God. We seek a future where girls and leaders - through mentoring and discipleship - form lasting, life-changing friendships.
Royal Rangers is a mentoring program for future men. We provide Christ like character formation and servant leadership development for boys and young men, ages 6-17, in a highly relational and fun environment. Our mission is to evangelize, equip, and empower the next generation of Christ like men and lifelong servant leaders.
Junior Bible Quiz
Junior Bible Quiz (JBQ) is designed to engage children ages 6-11, so that God's Word will be hidden deep in their hearts. What they learn now can provide the motivation to live for Him into adulthood and beyond. This program uses the Bible Fact-Pak Question Cards that include over 500 questions and answers in order to make learning about the Bible not only systematic and complete, but also fun and challenging. When kids are having fun, they'll learn better, faster, and retain the information longer.
Director of Children's Ministry - Julissa Lopez
Julissa Lopez is the Children’s Director at ICC. She and her husband Oliver have been married for almost 20 years, and they have two sons and one daughter. They have been a wonderful blessing to ICC. They continually bring new, fun and creative ideas to incorporate Biblical teaching, in and outside of the classroom. Julissa has a master’s degree in social work from NYU. She faithfully overseas each campus’ children’s ministry with a heart to see young people come to know Jesus and His love personally, through the moving of the Holy Spirit.