Children, Youth, and Family Ministry

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During the services, feel free to take advantage of the Prayground! The prayground is specifically designed for families with small children to be present and engaged in worship.


There will be programming each Wednesday night from June 5th-July 24th. Each age group will meet at different times as follows: 

5pm-6pm: Pre-K-2nd Grade

6:15pm-7:15pm: 3rd-5th Grade

7:30-9pm: 6th-12th Grade

Every Friday, join coffee for coffee, tea, etc from 10am-1pm in the Atrium for the months of June, July and August. Play a game, stay to chat, or just say hi! 

The Toddler Play Group will meet the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of June, July, and August from 10am-12pm. 

Vacation Bible School (VBS) will take place July 29th-August 2nd. VBS is open to all students completing 1st-6th grade and will be from 6-8pm each evening. Sign ups are now closed.

Edison Park Fest will be August 3rd-4th. EPLC will have a table so stop by to get some free items!

Fall 2024 Youth Programming

Blast will be available for Pre-K through 2nd graders and meet from 5-6pm. Pathfinders will be from 3rd-6th grade, and will meet from 6:15-7:15pm. If your child brings a friend who has not yet been to EPLC before to either of these programs, both kids will get a chance to win a prize!

Confirmation class will be available for 7th and 8th grade students from 7:30-8:45 on Wednesday nights! If you have a student who will be NEW to confirmation, fill out a registration form HERE: Confirmation Sign Ups

Alpha is our 7-12th grade ministry, and will meet from 6:30-8:30 in the youth room every Sunday evening. 

Sunday school will be offered every week for students in Pre-K through 4th grade! It will begin at 10am between the 9am and 11am services. Sign ups are not necessary for Sunday School; we would love to see your kids any weeks that you’re around! 

First Communion Classes will also be offered on Sunday mornings at 10am, and will be available for students in grades 1st-6th.This class will consist of four Sunday morning sessions, and there will be two classes you can choose from: either September 15th-October 4th, or October 20th-November 10th. Since there is only four sessions, be sure to sign up to one that you can commit to being at each consecutive week if possible! You can sign up for First Communion Classes through THIS LINK: 1st communion sign ups

Please contact if interested! 

Kaya Hougen, Children, Youth and Family Ministry & Digital Coordinator

Cell: 312-560-0662

Office: 773-631-9131, ext 228

For more information and registration information please click HERE.