7th & 8th Grade

Affirmation of Faith Basics for 7th and 8th Graders

Guidelines for students who are seeking to affirm their faith in 10th grade

  • At least 9 sermon notes per year (corresponding to Sunday Serving)
  • Attend faith formation class (13) and worship services (14) = 27 sessions/hours
  • Help Lead Sunday School Worship on your Sunday. Meet with Pastor Kayla during Sunday School Hour to discuss sermon/sermon note.
  • Acolyte, Usher and Serve Coffee (as scheduled) plus one at large church event each year (Christmas, Maundy Thursday, Easter, 5th Sundays)
  • 4 servant events each year (3 are already mandatory)
  • Learn the 10 Commandments
  • Attend summer bible camp at least once during 7th or 8th grade

Congregational Servant Events

God’s Work Our Hands Sunday (mandatory)

Sunday, September 13th
Please wear long pants, close-toed shoes, and bring work gloves
Bring a side dish for the potluck, stay for kickball

Leaf Raking

Please dress for the weather and bring a rake

Feed My Starving Children (with trip to Valley Scare)

TBD (Cost: $60)
Please wear close-toed shoes. No Tank Tops allowed.

Harvest Supper (mandatory)

Wednesday November 4th
Please wear tennis shoes, nice pants, and a clean shirt
sign-ups available in September

Christmas Caroling

Sunday, December 13th
Please wear festive clothes and bring money for lunch

Palm Sunday Breakfast (mandatory)
Sunday, March 20th
sign ups available in early March for which slot you’d like to take