Friday-Sunday, March 10-12 - Jr. High Ohio District Gathering @ Columbus Jr High District Gathering 17
Sunday, April 30 – 8th grade Confirmation Team Competition and Luncheon Celebration
Wednesday, May 3 - Practice for Parents and 8th graders for Rite of Confirmation
Sunday, May 7 – Rite of Confirmation for 8th graders
Sunday, May 14 - Mothers' Day Brunch
Monday-Friday, June 19-23 - Vacation Bible School - Volunteer to help!
The junior high students will participate in LYFE Nights, which are hosted in youths’ homes. They are generally on Saturday nights from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. LYFE Night dates are April 1, April 22, May 20 and June 10. The dates in bold are available for hosting.
Our Jr. High Youth (grades 7 & 8) receive confirmation instruction on Wednesdays, starting September through April. They have lessons in Luther's Small Cathecism on The Apostles' Creed, The Ten Commandments, The Lord's Prayer, Confession and Absolution and The Sacraments of Holy Baptism and The Lord's Supper. The 7th graders are taught by Sally Reemsnyder, Director of Christian Education (DCE) and 8th graders are taught by Pastor Matthew Garred and Pastor Aaron Pingel. They are taught lessons in According to Plan during their Sunday morning classes. They also participate in Lutheran Youth Fellowship Event (LYFE) Nights on select Saturdays of each month and special events such as lock-ins, District Youth Conferences, retreats and servant outings.