Youth News

Youth News

NEWS regarding Opportunities for YOUTH & Families

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December 2017

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Help out at our annual LUTEFISK DINNER Sat. Dec. 2nd

1 service point for each hour you help out for Confirmation Class students

Confirmation Class and High School Youth are once again asked to help out at our annual Lutefisk Dinner on

Sat. Dec. 2nd between 10:30 and 5:30 p.m. Please wear black or dark pants & white or light colored top, no jeans please. Remember to sign up on the Lutefisk Dinner sign-up poster for a shift of 10:30-2:00 or 2:00-5:30 in the Gathering area.   Thanks to those that have helped out in the past or have helped with the baking preparations.

G.I.F.T. in Faith Together – Sunday, Dec. 10th 10:15 a.m.

All ages, including children, Teens, Parents, Teachers, & Adults: please meet in the Fellowship Hall during Faith Formation Hour. Join in as we share conversation, Bible learning and discussion together.   Parents are asked to join in with their students. We will have a special guest and activity that day.

 CHRISTMAS PROGRAM to celebrate the birth of Christ on CHRISTMAS EVE at 9:00 a.m.

1 service point for Confirmation class students and 1 point for practice

Our annual Christmas Program is Sunday, December 24th at 9:00 a.m. Everyone will get into their costumes at 8:30 a.m. Let’s celebrate together the real “Reason for the Season” with this annual tradition. The teens not in the program are asked to come & help with the little ones. Practice is Sunday, Dec 17th during Education Hour and dress rehearsal is Sat. Dec. 23rd from 9-11:00 a.m.   Any questions, see Claudine Scheife.

Free MOVIE NIGHT Wednesday, DEC. 27TH 6:00 pm arrival

Time to relax after the Christmas hustle & bustle. Come to church with your sleeping bag, comfy blanket and/or a lawn chair for Movie Night showing at 6:30 in the Fellowship hall on our new Smart TV and another movie showing in the Youth Room. Bring a snack, dessert, fruit, or cheese & crackers to share. The names of the movie will be revealed in the weekly announcements. Everyone welcome: Teens, Families, Children, Parents & Adults!

LASERTAG  Thursday, December 28        Meet here at 5:00 p.m.       Return about 10:00 p.m.

1 point Youth Event for Confirmation Class students

Teens & Parents: We’re planning an event at Lasertag Adventure in Waukesha, a Christian Place. Price would be $15.00/person and include the lasertag, trampoline dodgeball and a pizza party.   We need parent drivers.

Please sign up on the Youth board if interested. No waiver form is needed and no permission slip is needed if a parent is attending. Friends still need a St. Olaf Consent/Permission slip. Check it out at

Get ready for the YOUTH QUAKE @ The Wilderness in Wisconsin Dells

Jan 12-14, 2018 for Conf. Class & High School Youth

Our group is registered and will gear up for a great weekend of relationship building, fun, music, listening and learning. We will meet here at 3:30 on Friday, Jan 12 and return about 2:00 on Sunday, Jan 14.We will plan to meet on Jan 7th following Education Hour to prepare for the Youth weekend retreat.  Let’s pray, learn, and grow in faith together!

Remember the “Reason for the Season”

You are never too young or too old to share about the love of Jesus with others!

Kindly donate to our Sponsored child “Elia” and/or to “A Child’s Smile”