AWANA at Cornerstone is a Bible-centered ministry geared towards youth from preschool through middle school. Our Awana season begins in September and ends in May to coincide with the kids’ school schedules. AWANA meets on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.

AWANA stands for:


and is based on 2 Timothy 2:15,

“Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.”

AWANA’s goal is to reach out to children, teenagers, and their families with the gospel of Christ and train them to serve Him. (To learn about the prayer, vision, mission and values of AWANA visit


celebrates the spiritual potential of preschoolers (3- to 5-year-olds) by helping them develop respect for God, His Son and His Word.


ignites the curiosity of early elementary-age kids to learn about the people and events of the Bible, building a foundation of wisdom for knowing Christ. To many children in kindergarten to second grade, Sparks is the highlight of the week! They love their red vests, the exciting games and spending time with leaders and friends. Sparks is divided into three years, each with a unique rank: HangGlider, WingRunner, and SkyStormer.

Truth In Training

(or T&T) engages third through sixth-graders by answering their questions about God and the Bible, guiding them through this pivotal life stage to grow in Christ’s grace.


is Biblically rich content with practical application for your middle-school students’ lives. Each lesson includes an activity, lesson, memory verse and seven days of devotions that help seventh and eighth grade students understand the Bible.

Please join us on Wednesday evenings this fall for Awana club!

Sign up for AWANA

Phone: 641-792-4650
1000 E 12th St S
Newton, IA 50208