What to Expect

Sunday School & Confirmation

Sundays 9 – 10:15 a.m., Labor Day – Memorial Day

We invite 5-8th graders to begin together in worship in the Sanctuary at 9 a.m. on Sunday mornings.  At the Word for Children, 5-7th graders go to the Lower Level classrooms for Sunday School, and 8th graders go to the Youth Lounge for confirmation.

Sign up to be a substitute leader for Sunday School

Register for Sunday School, Confirmation and/or Youth Group here.

 

5-6 and 7-8 Youth Group

Once a Month on Wednesday 6-7:30 p.m., September – May

Youth Group for 5-8th graders meets every month in the Middle School Youth Lounge for pizza dinner, relationship-building games, and prayer.

5-6th graders meet every 2nd Wednesday.

RSVP Here for 5-6th grade Youth Group

7-8th graders meet every 4th Wednesday.

RSVP Here for 7-8th grade Youth Group

 

Worship Leadership

There are opportunities for 5-8th graders to help serve as worship leaders through readings, music, drama, and more! Contact Sean if you’re interested in getting involved.

5-8th Grade Major Dates 2017-2018

September

3 LABOR DAY Church Closed
9 Fall Festival Sunday
12 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
26 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

October

10 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
12-14 All Church Stay-treat
24 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

November

7 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
21-22 THANKSGIVING Church Closed
25 Advent Wreath-Making Dinner
28 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

December

9 Christmas Pageant 9-10am
12 5-8th Grade Christmas Party 6-7:30pm
24 Christmas Eve Services
25 CHRISTMAS DAY Church Closed

January

1 NEW YEARS DAY Church Closed
9 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Church Closed
23 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

February

13 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
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27 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

March

6 Ash Wednesday-Family Service
13 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
20 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

April

10 5-6th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm
14 Palm Sunday
21 EASTER
24 7-8th Grade Youth Group 6-7:30pm

May

June

August

Summer Service Opportunities

  • VBS Work Trip

    For Incoming 5-6th Graders in June

    During the VBS week, incoming 5th and 6th graders spend each morning traveling to volunteer at some of our Lake County mission partners. We partner with Church of the Holy Spirit.

  • Chicago Mission Trip

    Middle School Mission Trip

    For Incoming 7-8th Graders in August

    Every August incoming 7-8th graders are invited to go on a 3-day, 2-night trip to Chicago to volunteer with some of our church’s mission partners, learn about the issues in the city, and experience some of the culture and diversity in Chicago.