The Growing Place News and Updates

News and Happenings at The Growing Place

Welcome! Bienvenidos!  Please take a moment to view some of the latest information on all things The Growing Place, where we celebrate the blessing that is our children every day!


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CLASSES RESUME Monday, September 18

We pray that each of you, and your loved ones, are safe following Hurricane Irma's landfall on Florida. If you haven't already done so, please post via email or on our Facebook page to let us know how are you doing and if your church family can help in any way. You are our most important priority and we will move forward together, in love.



News Keeping You In the Know!

The Growing Place Receives Prestigious Accreditations 

TGP Accreditation

FUMCCG is proud and excited to announce that our very own The Growing Place (TGP) Early Childhood Center has now become an accredited program through the United Methodist Association for Preschools (UMAP). UMAP accreditation is widely recognized by The Department of Children and Families (DCF) as evidence of a high-quality care center for early childhood education.

As further testament to the superior educational quality of our preschool, TGP has also been awarded DCF’s Gold Seal Accreditation, which acknowledges child care facilities whose standards reflect the highest quality in the level of care and supervision provided to children. To learn more about these accreditations, please visit and