The Fear Factor Lock-In went pretty well overall. It was definitely a test
of mind over matter. We only completed about half of the challenges and we were
still up past midnight! We will have to have a continuation of this event at
some point so we can get the rest of the challenges done. Hope your kiddos had
a good time.
I wanted to let you know about MANY opportunities coming up this month
within the YG. The month of November is our Community Service month. Since we
have been so blessed throughout the year to have some awesome opportunities to
do unique things, it is our turn to give back. Some of these events will count
as community service hours. Starting with this:
Friday Nov. 4th, 2016, at 4pm we will be helping with the Men’s Club Chili
Supper until 7pm. If you are serving at the chili supper, meal is provided.
Otherwise, Adults $7, 6-12 $5, 5 and under FREE.
Sunday, November 6, 2016, from 4-5:30 (or so) we will be doing yard work for a
couple of shut-ins at the church. We may need parents to help drive kids to
different locations. They will need to have gloves, rakes, trash bags etc.
Saturday Nov. 12, 2016, is Fall clean up at the church (Rainout date is Nov. 19)
Saturday Nov. 12, 2016, Live Web Seminar at TLC from 9-12pm. This will be a
live webinar discussing and teaching the Historical Relationship of Islam and
Lutheranism; General Tenets of Islam in Comparison to Lutheranism; The
Contemporary Response of Lutheran Christians to Islam. Kiddos, this is a way to
be better informed when talking with an Islamic friend about Faith. Should be
Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016, we will be having a packing party for Operation Christmas
Child (Board of Outreach) during normal YG time 4-5:30.
Sunday, November 20 Voters mtg. at 12pm (Roasted Turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy,
dressing and drinks) Please bring a dessert. ANY AND ALL SR. YOUTH WHO HAVE
BEEN CONFIRMED SHOULD BE AT THIS VOTERS MTG! YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO
Sunday Nov. 20 We will have YG during normal time
Sunday Nov. 27 (Thanksgiving Wknd) there will be no YG.
Sunday Dec. 4 we will be helping Bd. of Outreach make fruit plates
Wed. Dec. 7, 2016 the YG will be preparing and serving Advent dinner.
Look for any sign-ups on the bulletin board for some of these events.
I DON’T KNOW HOW MANY OF YOU READ THESE EMAILS, BUT I NEED TO KNOW WHO WILL
BE ABLE TO HELP AT THE CHILI SUPPER THIS FRIDAY. PLEASE CALL, EMAIL OR TEXT ME
AND LET ME KNOW SO I KNOW HOW TO PLAN!
ALSO, IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON ATTENDING FALL CLEAN UP AT THE CHURCH, THE WEBINAR
OR THE VOTERS MTG. PLEASE LET ME KNOW.
As always, if you have any questions please contact me.
Live everyday to the fullest!