• Gateway Christian Fellowship (map)
  • 129 Bull Hill Lane
  • West Haven, CT, 06516
  • United States
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Encounter Day is an afternoon from where kids ages 6-12 will engage God with their creative side. We will be offering free dance, art, worship and drama sessions, all around encountering God in a deeper way. Register for one of these sessions online or in the Atrium on Sundays.


Teacher: Linda Eldridge

Assistant: Alesha Parker

This is a class for 6yr-12yr old where your child can discover God through art. From marble painting to clay sculpting, each child will get a chance to engage with God creatively through art. Make sure they are dressed in clothing that can be painted in case of splatters! Drop them off by 1:00pm This art will be displayed on Sunday with your child's picture so Gateway can celebrate their time with God. 



Teacher: Deidre Johnson

Assistant: Loretta Dickerson

This is a class for 6yr-12yr old kids to discover God through drama. Deidre and Loretta have written a script around listening to God. When you register, inculde your child's sizes so that costumes can be purchased. 9:00am on Sunday, children will perform in front all of Gateway kids that Sunday. (9:00am for practice. Drop of them off by 1:00pm on Saturday so they can get started engaging with God through drama.


Teacher: Rita Valle-Shastri

Assistant: Melissa Affonso

This class is for 4yr-12yr kids to experience God through worship. Rita and Melissa will teach children about the heart of worship and help them engage with God in worship. Make sure you drop your children off by 1:00pm. On Sunday, bring your child/children by 8:15am so they can practice to join the worship team for Sunday morning service. 


Teacher: Joanna

Assistant: Monica Sckoloeck

This is a class for 6yr- 12yrs kids to experience God through dance. Joanna has planned time to teach dance and help child engage with God through dance. Drop your kids off at 1:00pm. Children will be performing on Sunday, so show up at 8:45a for rehearsal as they show Gateway how to experience God through dance.