Eastside Kids runs during Sunday morning church services at 8am and 10am

what is eastside kids all about?

Kids’ church at Eastside is an intentional ministry of the church, focused on teaching children from 18 months to grade 6 the love God has shown us through His Son Jesus. Kids Church is held during morning church service time.

We start our church services with all the children present. They are as much a part of the church as any adult. About 1/3 of the way through the service, the kids go out with their teachers to their special program. The children gather for a time of singing and prayer together and then separate into age-specific groups to engage in studies and activities that are designed to develop a strong Gospel foundation. These lessons are intended to lead children into a meaningful relationship with Jesus and provide a solid foundation for a lifetime of faith.

how can I find out more?

At present, Eastside Kids focuses on The Gospel Project as our primary source of teaching material. You can find out further information about this series on their website by clicking here, or by contacting us for further information.

Eastside Youth runs every Friday night during a school term

what do we look like?

Eastside Youth is a dynamic group of grade 7’s through to grade 12’s who meet together regularly to have fun and learn more about the Gospel and its relevance to each of our lives.

what do we do?

We do a whole bunch of different activities together. Messy games, epic discos, trick shot challenges, slip ‘n’ slides, camps, and heaps more! Most importantly we spend time each week learning more about who Jesus is and the radical love that He has for every single one of us.

when do we meet?

We generally meet on Friday nights during the school term between 7:30pm and 9:30pm. For more details, please contact the church office.

any cost?

Most events throughout the year will only cost $2.

where do we meet?

Most of our events are based at Eastside Community Church, which is situated at 568 Wondall Rd, Manly West. Click here for directions.

contact info

Click here to email us if you have any questions, or contact the church office at 3823 4455. Follow Eastside Youth on Facebook to stay updated on what we are doing.

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Safe Ministry Policy

Why do we want to be ministry safe?

At Eastside we value every person as somebody created in the image of God (Genesis 1:27) and believe that adults and children alike should be treated and cared for in a way that reflects the value God has created each person with. For this reason, we are committed to providing a safe environment for every child attending one of our Eastside ministries. We believe that child safety is not simply a legal requirement but a reflection of the Gospel.