Preteens at a Glance

Carmel has created CarmelKidz Preteens for 6th graders who are caught at the crossroad between childhood and becoming teenagers.

This is the place where preteens develop a “God Sense” to help navigate a changing world which is inundated with many voices and distractions.


  • Faith:  Authentic and growing faith; The Bible, the ultimate authority in my life; and Jesus, the one and only way
  • Identity: Who I am in Christ
  • WisdomMoral Boundaries; Wise choices
  • RelationshipHealthy Friendship
  • Service/MissionGifts discovered and used