Classes are offered for 3 year-olds through 6th Grade.
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 - 8)
A Combined 7th - 8th Grade Confirmation Class meets in Room 110. Confirmation Registration Forms are available online or in the church narthex. Please contact Roger any with questions regarding the Confirmation Program. Confirmation retreat is Friday, October 26 - Saturday, October 27, at Camp Gilead in Carnation. Save the date!
THE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS: (Grades 9 – 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.” Registration forms are available online and in the narthex.
February Children and Youth Events!
Middle School GO! NIGHT! is on Friday, March 6th (5:30 PM to 12:30 AM)
Youth in Grades 6 – 8 are asked to meet at First Lutheran Church at 5:30 PM. The Church Bus leaves Bothell at 5:40 PM for our drive to Advent Lutheran Church in Mill Creek, where we join other ELCA Middle School Youth Groups for dinner, games and worship. GO Night activities continue with a visit to Arena Sports until midnight. We return to First Lutheran at 12:30 AM. Stay tuned for more information! The cost per person is only $20. Deadline to sign up is Sunday, February 23rd. Friends are welcome! Please Sign Up on the Youth Board!
Camp Lutherwood Elementary Retreat (Grades 3 – 6) is Friday, March 27 to Saturday, March 28 (4 PM to 8 PM).
Youth in Grades 3 – 6 are invited to this retreat at Camp Lutherwood. This Over Nighter includes Bible Study, Campfire, Games, Music and much more! Youth from other church groups will help fill the camp! Be prepared for some ultimate camp fun! Cost is $30 per person (includes Friday dinner & lodging and Saturday meals). Please meet at the church at 4 PM on Friday. We will leave at 4:10 PM and return to the church on Saturday night around 8:00 PM. The deadline to sign up is Sunday, February 23. Please Sign Up on the Youth Board!
Holden Village May Youth Weekend, Friday, May 15 to Sunday, May 17
This High School Retreat is for students in Grades 9 -12. The retreat includes Bible and faith studies, music, worship, conversations and free time activities. Holden Village is nestled in a remote area of the Cascade Mountains in north central Washington. Once a mining town, Holden is now a year-round Lutheran retreat center, surrounded by snow-capped mountains and a rushing stream. At Holden, you will find yourself in a beautiful place “set apart.” It’s a perfect place to slow down and enjoy God’s creation! Cost to attend this 3 day / 2 night weekend is only $100 per person (includes transportation, boat ride, lodging, meals and program costs). This May Youth Weekend at Holden Village will be an awesome event!
We meet at First Lutheran at 5 AM on Friday, May 15 and drive to Field’s Point Landing (near Chelan). At 9 AM we board the Lady of the Lake for a boat ride on Lake Chelan to Lucerne, where buses meet the boat and transport participants 11 miles up the mountain to the village. On Sunday, May 17 we reverse the journey and arrive back to the Church around 10 PM. Deadline to Sign Up is Sunday, March 8. Please Sign Up on the Youth Board.
Important 2020 Summer Dates for your calendars:
Confirmation will be celebrated on Sunday, May 31 (9:30 AM Worship Service)
The 12th Annual Hot Rods & Hot Dogs Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, Saturday, June 20 (10 AM – 1 PM)
Western States Youth Gathering at California Lutheran University for Grades 9 – 12, June 25 – July 1
Middle School Summer Mission Trip to Camp Lutherhaven, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, July 12 – July 17
Summer Day Camp / Vacation Bible School, Monday, July 27 – Thursday, July 30