Casstown UMC 102 Center Street PO Box 203 Casstown, Ohio 45312 937.339.4828
Casstown United Methodist Church
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Children's Ministry

Live Free @ Casstown 2018


Live Free Summer Reading Program On June 19 Casstown United Methodist Church will offer for the 5th summer the Live Free Program.

Live Free is a FREE program for children entering kindergarten through 6th grade in the fall. The program will be held every Tuesday June 19-July 17, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

The Free program offers lunch and snack, reading, crafts, games, sports, science/nutrition, service projects, and stories of hope. In the past we have had visits and special presentations from the Troy-Miami County Public Library; Brukner Nature Center; Casstown Volunteer Fire Department; Miami County Sheriff’s Department; Highland dancer, Morgan Frantz; WDTN Channel 2 weatherman Brian Davis; and farmer Ken DeWeese.

The meeting dates are: June 19, June 26, July 3, July 10 and July 17 at Casstown United Methodist Church, 102 Center Street, Casstown, Ohio 45312.


For more information, call the church office and leave a message at 937-339-4828.


To register click here to get the registration form.


     Casstown’s After School Program 2018 - 2019

The After School Program for children (K-5) is the first Wednesday of each month during the school year from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Each month the program consists of a snack, a lesson that centers around a theme and Bible story, games, and a craft.



We continue our theme this School Year of Campfire Stories which features some of the Most Amazing Stories in the Bible. People like to gather around the campfire to share exciting and scary stories - but all in good fun.


The Bible is filled with amazing, scary, and exciting stories that are more than just fun – they are all true and can teach us valuable lessons about God.


In February our story centers on “The Story of the Once Dead Man” John 11:17-45, “Raising Lazarus from the Dead”. When Jesus’ friend, Lazarus died, Jesus used his power to bring him back to life again. Kids will learn that God has the power to provide for all of our needs. The children will make Valentines to go in Valentine bags for people on Our Prayer Ministry.


In March our story centers on “The Story of the Vanishing Sea” Exodus 13:17-14:31, “Parting the Red Sea”. When the Egyptians were closing in on the Israelites, God parted the Red Sea so that the Israelites could pass through to safety, Kids will learn that God will come through for them in unexpected ways.


In April we will leave Campfire Stories for a month and go to Happy Easter: “The Resurrection” Matthew 27:2-28:10.  Kids will learn that the message of Easter can be found in the rainbow of colors inside a package of Skittles. The kids will learn why Jesus died and rose again. Jesus died for our sins so that he could give us new life. 


This FREE program will offer a snack, stories of hope, skits, games, crafts, service projects, and more as well as an opportunity to work on homework with the help of local adults.


The remaining session dates are: February 6, March 6, April 3 and May 1, 2019. If you know of any children in Grades K-6 in the Miami East School District, please invite them to join us. We would love to have them join us. They can call Diane at (937) 339-3677 or leave a message on the church answering machine at (937) 339-4828.



Click here for a registration form that must be completed for each child.