Vision
To encourage, equip and support Christian Playgroup leaders to effectively coordinate church playgroups that demonstrate and communicate the gospel of Jesus Christ.

  • To network denominational playgroup representatives
  • To link church playgroup leaders
  • To facilitate training for playgroup leaders
  • To share Christian playgroup information and resources
  • To promote and advocate for Christian playgroups as a church outreach program

CPN is committed to playgroups being:

  • A recognized ministry of a local church
  • Intentional about their unique Christian purpose
  • Led by Christians who are committed to:
    • Share Jesus Christ
    • Welcome and respect all families
    • Clearly inform prospective members of the Christian emphasis of their playgroup
    • Provide safe, developmentally appropriate play experiences
    • Foster positive relationships with and between all adults and children
    • Model Christian values of love, grace and care
    • Celebrate Christmas and Easter