Children's Opportunities

NextGen Kid's Church

A purposeful, hands-on service designed specifically for students in K-5th grade, takes place during the Sunday morning service in-person, and online on Facebook. Click the button below to join the group.   

This ministry is paused due to Covid!

All kids K-12 welcome!

Elevate happens very Wednesday (September - May) from 6 - 8 pm beginning with a group supper, then age appropriate lessons, activities, and games!  

Wee Care Daycare

The Wee Care Children Development Center is a ministry of lfm church and functions in the church facility year-round, Monday through Friday, 6a-6p. This is a ministry that provides children with a loving, comfortable, caring, nurturing, and safe environment where they can learn about Jesus. The daycare is currently available for children 6 weeks-5th grade. Preschool classes are offered during the school year and latchkey is available for students after school. During the summer care is provided and activities are planned for children of all ages. Please visit their website for more information. 


Our mission is to give as Christ gave. As He gave His life, let us give our resources, time, and talents so others can live abundantly and come to know Christ as their Lord and Savior. We support local mission projects and also global missionary work through our Free Methodist Denomination. Consider giving to these mission projects or supporting a child monthly. Visit the denominational missions website for more information.

Samaritan's Purse

Samaritan's Purse is an evangelical Christian humanitarian aid organization that provides help to people in physical need as a key part of Christian missionary work. Our church helps this cause through Operation Christmas Child. We put together shoeboxes of needed items for children around the world and ship them out in November. Collection week for 2020 is November. 16-23. For more information about this ministry please visit their website.

Grief Share

Grief Share is a ministry offering online support, books, and local groups to help you through a difficult time of grief and loss. More information about this fantastic ministry of support and the locations of local groups can be found through the ministry's website.

Life Groups

Life Groups are communities of believers that do life together. We are at different places in our journey with Christ, but share one goal: following Jesus wholeheartedly. Our life groups meet from September-May, are open to all adults, and meet in various locations. We encourage you to get plugged in to one today!

Growth Groups

Growth Groups are adult and children's classes that meet following our Sunday morning service and begin at 11:30am. We currently offer one adult Bible study group as well as some expanded fellowship time through our Gathering Grounds coffee and community group. 

Women's Ministry

Women's Ministry is always looking for ways to provide opportunity for discipleship and community. We offer events and small groups/Bible studies throughout the year to help build relationship between women and with God. For information on the current Ladies Bible Study, please call Doris Jensen 810.240.9829.  

This ministry is paused due to Covid!

Upward Basketball

Here at lfm church we do our best to provide ministry to the community wherever we are able. Being a part of UPWARD Sports and specifically providing a place for students to be involved with UPWARD basketball and cheerleading is one of the ways we do that. We provide Upward Basketball for students in grades 7-12 and cheerleading for grades K-5.  Please visit UPWARD's website for more information about this valuable ministry. If you want to be involved, please contact the church office for more information. To register online, go to:


Let us help you find a ministry where you can best use your unique and individual talents to invest into God's Kingdom. The list below contains some of the areas where you might find yourself able to serve. Please contact the church office for more information.

  • Greeting at the doors before services

  • Helping with coffee/snacks for fellowship time

  • Working in the nursery or children's ministry

  • Serving on the praise team

  • Running media/lights/sound for church services