ALL ARE WELCOME: We welcome ALL people. We follow the example of Jesus Christ by welcoming everyone without bias or favoritism. "And whoever welcomes a little child like this in my name welcomes me. Matthew 18:5 "My brothers, as believers in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ, don't show favoritism." James 2:1 STATEMENT OF FAITH: We are dedicated to educating our children to love one another and our community following the example of Jesus Christ. "(1) Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children (2) and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God." Ephesians 1:1-2 MISSION STATEMENT: We are dedicated to encouraging each other as Parent Educators. (11)"I long to see you so that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to make you strong- (12) that is, that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other's faith." Romans 1:11-12 "Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing. 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Membership is only $10 per year (from September until August). Membership is not required for participation in our fellowships. However, our field trips and competitions are open to members only please. Membership fees will be used to pay for administrative costs and awards. There are also some special discounts available to HOPE cardholders. Anyone unable to pay for membership is urged to contact us for a fee wiaver. We do NOT want money to be a stumbling block to participation. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions (256) 513-9212.