Peaceful Beginnings Early Childhood Center (PBECC) is a ministry of Peace Lutheran Church. The congregation is committed to serving God by serving His people, and the Mission Statement of PBECC emphasizes this commitment:

“To bring families to Jesus by providing a high quality, Christ-centered preschool and childcare facility for the families of our community. We will partner with families to give their children the early Christian education and loving care they need.”

PBECC is housed in the lower level of Peace Lutheran Church and offers the following programs:

  • Childcare
  • Preschool
  • Before & After School Care
  • School Day Out Care
  • Summer DayCamp

PBECC is open Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for children 6 weeks to 13 years of age. Food service, indoor and outdoor play areas, enrichment activities and high-quality care make PBECC a wonderful learning environment for the children of the community. Bible stories, music and devotions are part of the regular schedule, in addition to age-appropriate academic programs .

Preschool Classes for 3-year-olds and 4-year-olds are taught by highly qualified early childhood professionals and all programs integrate social & emotional development, intellectual & language development, physical development and spiritual development. PBECC is the only facility in Waverly providing a high-quality preschool and full time childcare, all in a Christ-centered environment.

Before and After School Care, School Day Out Care and Summer DayCamp are offered for students K-age 12. Please contact the Director for current rates, enrollment forms or for more information.

Contact Information:
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Phone: 402-786-2345 ext 103


Job Applications:
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