Parish Education Events

 

Sunday School   (ages 2-Teens)  

 
9-10 AM

 
 
       Sunday School Classes
Nursery:  Ages 2-PreK
Primary:  Kindergarten - Grade 3
Junior:  Grades 4-6

 
            
Catechetical Classes for Confirmation
For 7th graders and higher


Teen Class  
Third Sunday of the month 
For 9th grade and older youth who have been confirmed
 

 
2018-2019 Theme: God's Work,Our Hands


 
We will explore how we do God’s work by helping others. When we use our hands to help someone in our community and the world, we are sharing God's love.  Students will be adding hand stickers to the cross indicating how they used their hands to do God's work.


Lessons
9/23/2018 Who's the Greatest Mark 9:30-37
9/30/2018 Share God's Love Mark 9:38-50
10/7/2018 Adam and Eve Genesis 2:4-25
10/14/2018 A Rich Man's Questions Mark 10:17-31
10/21/2018 James and John Mark 10:35-45
10/28/2018 Bartimaeus Sees Mark 10:46-52



Sundays 9-10AM
September 23 - October 14
 
Communion classes are for youth entering sixth grade or higher and those catechetical students who have not yet received their First Holy Communion. Students will receive their first holy communion on Reformation Sunday, October 28 at the 10:15 a.m. worship service. 
 
 

Catechetical Classes begin
Sunday, October 21, 9AM

Trinity Rooms
 
A 2-year program to prepare youth in Grade 7+ to affirm their baptism. 
 


 
Acolytes/Cross-Bearers/Banner Carrier/Youth Usher Training
Sunday, October 21
After worship in the sanctuary for an hour
 
Youth in Grades 6+ who would like to assist in worship should contact Lydia Beck. This is a requirement for all Catechetical students.  Youth will be added to the rotating schedule in the fall. 

 
 
 

Lenten 2018 Project:  Drops of Water

Together we raised $1,000 which purchased 4 shares of a well
through ELCA Good Gifts.

 
Praise be to God!
 
  
 


Past Advent & Lent Projects
Diakon Adoption and Foster Care Packages
Military Care Packages

  
 


Contact the Youth and Education Director at stjohnsyouthdirector@comcast.net

 
 
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