2589 Chain Bridge Rd., Vienna, VA  22181

Faith Formation (Education)


The 2016-17 year begins at 9:45 a.m. on September 11 in the Sanctuary!

If you’ve got a 7th or 8th grader, be sure to read more about Emmanuel’s Confirmation Program here.


Milestones Ministry for Children

This ministry encourages parents and children to spend time together growing in faith on Sunday mornings during the 9:45 a.m.-10:45 a.m. faith formation hour which runs from September-June, and at home!

Three and Four Year Old’s – Taking Faith Home: A one-week “practice class” on the Taking Faith Home sheet that is sent home each week at worship.

Kindergarten and First Grade: Many ways to pray is the focus at this age. One week of prayer activities that parents and their child do together.

Second Grade: Baptismal Remembrance in January. Parents and children celebrate their Baptism, share items from this special day, and do activities together focused on Baptism.

Third Grade: Each child receives a Bible this year. Parents are attend 5 to 6 weeks of “Used Bible” class where they learn all about the Bible through activities.

Fourth Grade: Parents and their child look at the Ten Commandments in this 4-week interactive workshop.

Fifth Grade: A 4-week focus on the Apostles Creed through games and activities that parent and child do together.

Sixth Grade: A two-week faith conversations and prayer practices class equips the children and parents for what’s ahead in the teen years.

Middle School: Parents participate in the Confirmation classes with their teen every week.

Vacation Bible School 2016

This year’s Vacation Bible School, held July 18-22, was a success with more than 100 children participating from within the congregation and the broader community!

Stained glass art project

VBS Missions Car Wash

Praising the Lord