StepUp is a preteen ministry for 5th and 6th Graders who are living in the “in-between” space, end of Elementary and beginning Middle School. Students in this age group are eager to experience the bible and community in a “youth group” style atmosphere therefore, we provide many opportunities for them to Connect, Grow, Serve and Lead.

Sunday School
Gathering Time: Sundays, 9:45-10:45 am
Location: LOFT, located in the Hunter Bldg
(accessed by the elevator R button = Roof or using the stairs through the Youth Area- follow the signs!)
Leader: Denise Tindall – She has a servants heart and passion for teaching and leading 5th & 6th Graders

**events/dates/times are subject to change. Please check The Columns, First Kids Facebook group, and emails for specifics. Events, such as camps, requiring pre-registration will have an online registration link on the EVENTS page of our website.

Pig Roast/Egg Hunt – April 2
Palms Procession – April 9
Flowering of the Cross – April 16

WACKY WEDNESDAYS – Wednesdays after school until 5:30pm, in the Youth Lounge.

We will meet on the First Sunday of the month 12:00pm-2:30pm in the Youth Lounge.
March 5
April 2
May 7 (end of year party) time and place TBA

Details TBD. Possibly April 21 or 28

June 12-17 (6th-8th grades) Please let me know if your child will be attending.
Find out more by visiting their website Complete and submit the initial registration form with $100 deposit by May 1.

July 17-21, online registration begins May 1.

FALL 2017
Promotion Sunday/1st Kids Parent Meeting – August 13
Acolyte Training (grades 3-6) – August 27, following 11:00 worship services

Check out our full church events calendar to see all of the great things happening at First Shreveport!

All of these ministry offerings are advertised in our First Weekly and The Columns located around the church campus.
For more information about these offering or StepUp call Staci Zeagler at 424.7771 or email at