A new year of Sunday School and Education Classes will begin on Sunday, September 10. The Education Hour begins at 9:45 AM and ends at 10:45 AM. You and your family are invited to grow in your faith and in your knowledge of God’s Word!!! Please join in the First Lutheran Church Faith Journey!
SUNDAY SCHOOL: (3 year-olds through 6th Grade)
Classes are offered for 3 year-olds through 6th Grade. A completed Sunday School Registration Form is needed for each student enrolling. Registration Forms are available in the Church narthex or online. A Sunday School Registration Station will be available on Rally Day, Sunday, 9/11, in the church narthex, with extra forms and a list of classroom locations.
A Sunday School “Opening” with music and singing happens each Sunday in the Sanctuary from 9:45 – 10 AM. ALL Sunday School Students, Preschool (starting with 3 year-olds) through 6th Grade, meet in the Sanctuary for an “Opening” starting at 9:45 AM. The Sunday School “Opening” includes special music (songs from Day Camp, VBS and the Hymnal), an introduction to the Theme of the Day, special guests and unexpected surprises! At 10 AM, after the Opening, students move to their Sunday School Classrooms for a Bible Lesson and group activities. Please join us!
CONFIRMATION CLASS: (Grades 7 - 9)
A Combined 7th - 9th Grade Confirmation Class meets in Room 110 (new classroom). Confirmation Registration Forms are available online or in the church narthex. Please contact Roger any with questions regarding the Confirmation Program.
THE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS: (Grades 10 – 12)
Through Bible Study and sharing, youth grow in their faith, learn to connect with each other in meaningful ways and explore ways to serve God and others. This class meets in “The Landing.”
June 2017 CHILDREN’S & YOUTH EVENTS
Graduation is near!
Graduation Information is needed!
Please remember to forward information about your High School and College Graduates to Roger. Please include any important information about their choice of college, awards, scholarships and other achievements. The High School Graduate Breakfast and Recognition is scheduled for Sunday, June 11.
Sunday, June 11th: High School Graduate Breakfast and Recognition 9:30 – 11:30 AM
The Graduate Recognition will take place during the 9:30 AM Sunday morning Worship Service. Graduates are invited to wear their graduation gowns at the Worship Service. The Graduate Breakfast will be held for High School Graduates and their families following the Worship Service, starting at around 10:40 AM in the Fellowship Hall. Please contact Roger with questions regarding the Graduate Breakfast and/or Recognition.
Sunday, June 25 – Sunday, July 2, 2017 Western States Youth Gathering
The 2017 Western States Youth Gathering (WSYG17) is for High School Youth (Grades 9 – 12) in Lutheran congregations. WSYG17 will feature mass gatherings with great speakers and exciting music. WSYG17 will also include learning and small group experiences; worship that takes youth in new directions; an immersion experience in urban Los Angeles; a Southern California Beach Party, and much more! Our First Lutheran Group will arrive a few days before the youth gathering begins and enjoy some experiences in the LA area.
California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, CA (north LA) will be hosting this Youth Gathering. During the youth gathering, we will be staying in the student dormitories located on this beautiful campus.
Junior High/Middle School Mission Trip at Camp Lutherhaven, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
All students in Grades 7 – 9 are invited to attend! Sunday, July 16 – Friday, July 21, 2017.
Vacation Bible School and Summer Day Camp: “We are God’s Masterpiece!”
All children ages 3 through 6th Grade are invited to attend! Monday, July 31 – Thursday, August 3.