“Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.” -Proverbs 22:6

Desert Christian Fellowship is dedicated to fulfilling the teaching of God that “we train up a child in the way of the Lord.” Our children’s programs are carefully designed to give each child an opportunity to grow and develop in the Lord.

Spring Trips and Events

Overnighter/Play Night

  • All DCF children and friends in Grades 1 thru 5 are welcome for the overnighter
  • Cost is noted below and includes dinner, breakfast admission to activity and games for the night.
  • Bring toiletries, sleeping bag/blankets and pillow, change of clothes and sleeping clothes.
  • Please do not bring toys/games from home including cell phones video games nor music players.
  • We meet at DCF at 5 pm on Friday night and should be picked up Satuday morning by 9 am.  Sign ups are needed to attend.

—May 11/12 — Trip to Pump it up — Cost is $10…Preschoolers are welcome for the event from 5 to 9 pm. on Friday Nights only.  Cost is same as above and includes dinner.

 Summer Camp Dates and Payment Schedule

For children entering grades 4 and 5 in fall 2018  Saturday June 23 to Wednesday June 27, 2018 Cost is $309.  Deposit to hold a space is $50 due on February 1 (if the deposit is made on time, DCF will match it and pay another $50 toward you child’s fee).  Balance due:  $100 by April 1, $109 by June 1.

Children Summer Activities 2018

We are so excited about the variety and quality of activities we can off your children this summer! We have programs for students from preschool age through high school.  Each program is explained in more detail on these flyers, but feel free to contact Pastor Kathy or Le Ann Dixon in the Church office at 602-861-4008 with any questions or concerns you may have.

Fri/Sat. 5/11-5/12 Overnighter (Gr 1-5) and Preschool Night Out (ages 3-K), cost $10

Special Event:  Trip to Pump It Up! Starts at 5 pm on Friday, special waiver

Sunday, June 3 Summer Promotion Sunday – everyone moves up to the next age group or grade level classroom!
Wednesday, June 6 Children’s Museum of Phoenix, Gr. 1-5, Cost $20, 9am-4pm  You need: sack lunch, Light Rail this day!
Wednesday, June 13 Jake’s Unlimited ( formerly Amazing Jake’s) Gr. 1-5, Cost $20, 9 am to 4 pm

You need:  socks for bowling, lunch included!!!

Sunday, June 17 All Family Father’s Day Bowling Event, from 1-3 pm, cost $10 per person.  You need:  Socks to bowl, snacks provided
Wednesday June 20 “Incredible’s 2” Movie and Sunnyslope Swimming Pool, Gr. 1-5 Cost $20, 9am to 4pm.

You Need: Sack lunch, water bottle, swim suit, towel and sunscreen.

Tuesday, June 26 Great AZ Puppet Theater (on campus), ECEC ages 3 to K plus DCF Preschoolers “The Little Red Hen” at 10:15 am.  Free Day
Saturday, July 7 Family Day at “As You Wish Pottery House’ in Glendale, Details to come!!!
Mon. July 9-Fri. July 13 Vacation Bible School–includes music, crafts, Bible stories, 9 am to noon.  Ages 3 to Gr. 5 (includes children from ECEC) Free Event all week
Wednesday, July 18 Sunsplash — Gr. 1-5, cost $20, 9 am to 5 pm (note the time!!!)  You need: Towel, sunscreen, sealed water bottle, sack lunch
Wednesday, July 25 Bowling and Cortez Park Swimming Pool, Gr. 1-5, Cost $20, 9am to 4pm.  You need: socks for bowling, sack lunch, swim suit, towel and sunscreen,
Fri./Sat. 8/31 – 9/1 Overnighter (Gr. 1-5) and Preschool Night Out (ages 3-K), cost $10.  Special event:  Trip to Pump it Up!, starts at 5 pm on Friday night, special waiver.