Elementary Ministries & Upward

Doug Ravasdy
Children’s Ministries Pastor



Children gather together for a worship service, which includes singing, a developmentally tailored sermon, games activities related to the lesson, and amazing fellowship with PazNaz Kids. Come check out all the fun happening Sunday mornings for PazNaz Kids!

Sunday School: 9:15- 10:15 am, Lower Sanctuary
Children’s Church: 10:30 am – 12:15 pm
Grades 1-5: Room 102, Lower Sanctuary

This Sunday: We will be covering the story of Sarah and Abraham. Join us as we discuss God’s incredible works and the faith needed to trust in the Lord.


God Is… This winter, PazNaz Kids will explore the Bible to learn about five of God’s unchanging attributes and how they affect the way you should live.

Grades 1-5: Room 102, Lower Sanctuary


  • This children’s choir for grades 1-5 practices from 11:45 am-12:15 pm in Room 112, Lower Sanctuary.
  • Check your child into the Cave as usual and a secured volunteer will escort the participating children from the Cave to Room 112 at 11:45 am.
  • Please pick up your child in Room 112 at 12:15 pm.

Upward Basketball

Your Help is Needed!
Volunteers needed for a variety of positions:

  • Greeters: Sunday School – 8:50-9:10 am
  • Greeters: 10:30 Service – 10:20-10:40 am
  • Quiet Room Overseer: Sunday from 10:20-10:45 am (space for reading, art, & building)
  • Elementary Support for 10:30 service (general support & loving presence once or twice a month)
  • Pier 45 Sunday School Teacher (4th & 5th grade boys – curriculum & support provided)
  • Elementary Support for Wednesday from 6:30-8pm (general support and loving presence one, two, three, or even four times a month)

Email Pastor Doug Ravasdy at dravasdy@paznaz.org if you’re interested in learning more about any of these positions!