What is MOPS?
MOPS stands for Mothers of PreSchoolers, a dynamic programdesigned to encourage, support, and nurture mothers with childrenfrom infancy to kindergarten. These women from from differentbackgrounds and lifestyles; yet have similar needs and a shareddesire to be the best mothers they can be! MOPS recognizes thatthe years from infancy through kindergarten are foundational in amother-child relationship and are ﬁlled with unique needs.What is MOPS about?-Celebrating motherhood-Meeting your needs-Making connections-Experiencing God’s love through trusted resources andrelationshipsWho is it for?-Urban, suburban and rural moms-Stay-at-home and working moms-Teens, singe and married momsWhat does it do?-Offers support for those experiencing the same things-Provides a chance to meet new friends-Gives an opportunity to discover and cultivate leadership skillsWe all know that mothering changes everything. Our MOPS groupis a great place to come for encouragement, inspirations,socialization, learning and fun as we discover how to be the bestmoms we can be. We provide a caring, accepting atmosphere fortoday’s MOPS. Here you have an opportunity to share concerns,explore areas of creativity, and hear instructions that equip you forthe responsibilities of family and community.
We have some new and exciting activities planned for this year!Our prayer is that our MOPS group allows you time to celebratethe joys of motherhood and to encourage each other through thechallenges.There is one payment for our MOPS group. It is for yourmembership to MOPS International, Inc. This is an annualregistration fee and is not used directly for our group. You willreceive the following for joining MOPS International.*
MomSense Magazine -- Bi-monthly magazine for a full year
of mothering expertise, parenting tips, and fun things to do
with your preschooler.*
Weekly Mom-E-Mails -- Weekly bursts of encouragement!*
MOPS Reusable Shopping Bag*
MOPS Iron On Appliqués**
MOPS Stickers featuring VeggieTalesJoining MOPS International automatically reserves your place inour MOPS group!The MOPS Intl. Fee is $23.95 and is due by your 3rd meeting.We encourage you to attend the ﬁrst meeting before making yourdecision to make sure we are a ﬁt for your schedule, child, needsand life. We have partial scholarships available for those needingassistance. Please contact any Steering Team members. We donot want
mom to miss out on the ministry of MOPS becauseof limited resources!