Welcome to Open Arms…

Our greatest gift is to be able to share the love we have received from Jesus Christ with the children in our care.  We view our role here at Open Arms as a sacred trust given to us by the families we serve.  We value each child as a unique and special child of God – full of curiosity, love and untapped potential.


Choosing a childcare facility is one of the hardest decisions a parent must face.  Open Arms provides a warm, peaceful environment with Christian values and a well-rounded faith-based curriculum that nurtures self-esteem, emotional security and independence.  We consider it an honor to partner with you in a spiritual, social, emotional, physical and academic development of your child.


Open Arms Lutheran Child Development Center admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all of the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, and athletic or other school administered programs.




Philosophy Statement

As a National Lutheran Accredited School, it is our Philosophy to …

  • Value each child as a unique and special child of God because Jesus Christ died and rose for all children.
  • Nurture individuality and diversity.
  • Instill respect for themselves, others and the world around them.
  • Promote life-long learning, creativity and Christian values.




Scripture References

Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.  Proverbs 22:6

And whoever welcomes a little child like this in my name welcomes meMatthews 18:5

Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.  Ephesians 5:21