What is Awana? Awana is a Bible–centered children’s ministry founded on the principle of 2 Timothy 2:15 (Approved Workman Are Not Ashamed)


What is unique about AWANA? AWANA is based on 5 principles; It is centered around the Gospels; Scripture study and memorization are key elements; Children are trained to know, love and serve Christ; It is built on volunteer leadership; It is exciting and fun!


How often does AWANA meet?  AWANA meets at Jonesboro Heights once a week on Wednesday evenings from 6:00PM-7:25PM.  There are also additional activities offered throughout the year. 


What are some of the benefits of AWANA?  92% of AWANA alumni still attend church at least weekly.   AWANA alumni are 3.6 times more likely to read their Bible several times a week.  70% of AWANA alumni say they share the Gospel at least once a month. 


When does AWANA begin?  August 30 at 6:00PM.  We will have our kickoff event which will include Pelican’s SnoBalls, an obstacle course, visit with the local Fire Department and firetruck, and registration of children for the AWANA Ministry that will begin September 6th, at 6:00PM.  It will be a great time to ask all the questions you might have, meet new friends, and have fun!