Parents and volunteers, to help you better prepare for serving in our ministry to kids, you can find the downloadable and printable low-prep lesson plan for each week below.

Be sure to select the appropriate pdf corresponding to the PreS-K, or 1st-5th lesson. 

Additional Resources

How to Prep for a Nursery/Toddler lesson in 15 min.

Sunday Mornings at Holy Cross Kids

Sunday mornings temporarily look a little different for Holy Cross Kids. Please make note of the following (beginning January 3, 2021):

  • Nursery and Pre-school rooms are open each Sunday during both services. However, However, nursery may be combined with the Pre-k room, as necessary. Look for signage on Sunday directing you to the right room.
  • Our Big Kids Room (1st-5th Gr) is open every other Sunday at both services. Current Sundays are as follows: January 24th, February 7th & 21st.
  • We need 10 more volunteers willing to serve monthly in one of our classrooms to open up all classrooms, every week. Feel called to join our Kids Team? Click the button below.





After Jesus returned to heaven, the Holy Spirit--whom He had promised to send--was given to the disciples. Filled with the Holy Spirit's power, the small group of disciples shared the gospel boldly and the early church grew rapidly.  

Key Passage

2 Peter 1:3

Big Picture Question

Q: How does the Holy Spirit help Christians?

A: The Holy Spirit comforts us, shows us our sin, and guides us as we live for God's glory.


Unit 28: Lessons

Unit 29: The Early Church

The church is God's plan to bring praise and glory to Jesus. Through the church, the gospel goes beyond Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria to the end of the earth. Even today, we are a part of God's mission to make sure everyone hears the gospel.  

Key Passage

Romans 12:5

Big Picture Question

Q: What is the church? 

A: The church is all Christians everywhere, who gather together in their communities to worship and serve God. 


Unit 29: Lessons



Unit 30: The Church Grew

The early church's rapid growth led to some disagreemeents and problems. The leaders of the church addressed these problems by reminding everyone that Jesus is their ultimate leader and that they share the common mission given by Him to take the gospel to the entire world. 

Key Passage

Colossians 1:18

Big Picture Question

Q: Why does the church exist?

A: The church exists to glorify God by worshipping Him, showing His love, and telling others about Jesus.  


Unit 30: Lessons

  • 2/7, Session 1: Philip and the Ethiopian > Nursery / Pre-K (activity page)/ 1st-5th (activity page)

  • 2/14, Session 2: Paul Met Jesus > Nursery / Pre-K (activity page)/ 1st-5th (activity page)

  • 2/21, Session 3: New Life in Jesus > Nursery / Pre-K (activity page)/ 1st-5th (activity page)

  • 2/28, Session 4: Guarding the Truth > Nursery / Pre-K (activity page)/ 1st-5th (activity page)