Nursery Ages 0-2 Baby Beginnings Program2018-11-07T14:18:10+00:00

Nursery | Baby Beginnings

Give Babies a
First Impression of
God’s Love

Age Range/Newborn–36 months

Your nursery can provide more than just babysitting.

Babies can learn too!

Tap into the early development skills of babies and toddlers by communicating basic Bible truths in pictures and song. With Baby Beginnings® you will find all the resources you need to create a faith-filled nursery that ministers to all the needs of babies and toddlers. Nursery Smart Pages provides the training you need to recruit and develop quality helpers who will be blessed as they care for His little ones! It’s never too early to introduce children to Jesus!

With Gospel Light’s Baby Beginnings® you will

  • Build on a child’s natural curiosity to help them take their first steps  towards Jesus.
  • Establish a foundation of trust between your church and parents.
  • Learn how to develop and easily recruit quality nursery helpers.
  • Engage infants and toddlers with  age-appropriate visual and storytelling resources and specialty music.
  • Have a two year program in one box!
Quick Links

Nursery TrainingScore and SequenceGospel Light Home Discussion Guides
Free Sample LessonGospel Light Yearly Cycle Chart

What resources are available for Nursery Baby Beginnings?

Teacher Guides

These easy-to-use guides provide curriculum for an entire year! Includes Bible learning themes, simple, fun activity ideas and conversation ideas to help teachers connect activities with key Bible truths.


  • Teacher’s Home Pages for Easy At-Home Preparation
  • 12 Monthly Bible Themes
  • Two Years of Parent Newsletters

Ages 0-18 months ISBN 978.0.8307.4496.1
Ages 18-36 months ISBN 978.0.8307.4669.1

I Love To Look! Bible Story Picture Cards

These colorful cards are the teacher’s best tool for helping babies and toddlers get the picture of each Bible story. Each card pictures the Bible story, plus provides a simple Bible verse and a Bible-related play activity.

Bring the Bible to life for babies and toddlers with these 12 colorful, sturdy Bible story picture cards. Each card includes a Bible story, a Bible verse, suggestions for talking about the picture and a story-related activity for toddlers and parents or caregivers to enjoy together.  5.5″ x 8.5″

ISBN 978.0.8307.4670.5

Nursery Posters

Large, colorful posters—39 in all!

Each monthly Bible theme is illustrated by three 17 x 22 inch posters. Use the posters to catch the attention of children and decorate your nursery at the same time.

ISBN 978.0.8307.4497.8

Nursery Ministry Smart Pages

Nursery Ministry Smart Pages provides answers to the most common questions raised in the operation of a church nursery, from the latest safety information to ages and stages information, as well as new ideas for ways to communicate and play with babies. Easy, no-fuss training and equipping of workers produces a quality nursery program—and makes recruiting much easier.


  • A reproducible DVD provides the entire text making it easy to email files to volunteers
  • The DVD also includes a caregiver training video

ISBN 978.0.8307.4498.5

I Love to Sing Music CD

This reproducible CD has over 40 songs—includes upbeat tunes for activity time and soothing songs for quiet time.

ISBN 978.0.8307.7158.5

Music Sample

Recommended Purchase

Nursery Baby Beginnings Kit
for Birth to 36 months

The Baby Beginnings Nursery Kit will equip and inspire leaders, caregivers, and parents to help little ones take first steps in learning about God.

Baby Beginnings is a two-year program with monthly themes that is:

  • Easy to understand and use
  • Age-appropriate
  • Perfect for training confident volunteers
  • Relationship-building with young parents and their families

What’s in the kit:

  • Two reproducible teacher’s guides with CD-ROMs (0-18 months and 18-36 months)
  • Nursery Smart Pages (with current safety tips) to help you organize a quality nursery. DVD of training video and resource materials for volunteer training
  • Poster Pack with 12 photo posters and 12 Bible story posters
  • Two sets of Bible story picture cards (12 cards per set)
  • Reproducible I Love to Sing! CD with 42 short, singable songs (great freebie gift for new parents!)

Scope & Sequence: Bible Passages: Genesis 1; 1 Samuel 18; Psalm 95; Matthew 6; Mark 10; Luke 2, 19; John 13, 21; 2 Timothy 1:5 Bible Stories: Creation, David, Jesus, Zacchaeus, Timothy

ISBN 978.0.8307.4674.3 • $139.99

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Additional kit items may be ordered separately.

Still have questions?

We’re here to help! Talk to a friendly ministry consultant who will be happy to guide you through the program options. You can also teach a free lesson next week. Download a free sample or call us at 800.323.7543. It’s really that easy!

Before Gospel Light Preschool we never knew what to do with the boundless energy of our preschoolers. Now, with all of the great lessons and activities we are able to play our way to giving kids a first impression of our loving Savior, Jesus Christ.

—Barb Gunner, Columbus, OH