2017

Middle School Student Ministry 2017 Dates

Thursday, September 14th: Join us for a Get-to-Know-You Night from 7:00pm-8:30pm in our Middle School Room and Starr Hall! Bring a snack to share—and as always, bring a friend! If you haven’t filled out a medical form yet, this is the perfect night to bring it ready to go.

Thursday, September 21st: We will be meeting from 7:00pm-8:30pm for Mission Night. Come to our Middle School Room first and we will head off to different parts of the church campus to help out and make a difference!

Tuesday, September 26th: It is our MANDATORY Ignite Informational Meeting for FIRST TIMERS! Get ready to hear all the details of our conference trip and bring any questions you may have. We will meet at 7:00pm in the Rotunda, and the meeting should not last more than 45 minutes!

Friday, September 29th-October 1st: Ignite Youth Conference in Wildwood, New Jersey! (RSVP deadline—September 13th) Pray for our students and adult advisors for safe travel and open hearts to hear what God has to say to them!
Thursday, October 12th: Homework Night! Bring your homework (or just come to chill if you don’t have any!) and join us in our Middle School room and The Kid Zone. Bring a snack to share (sweet or salty—you decide)!

Wednesday, October 18th: Prep Night for Trunk or Treat and a night to talk about how to serve in our communities! We will be in our Middle School room and the Kid Zone getting ready to make this local mission night (held next week) the best it can be!

Thursday, October 26th: Trunk or Treat Night! Meet us at 5:00pm in the church parking lot to help set up our area AND to sign up for a 20-minute slot to run our game. (Note: If the weather is poor, we will be inside, so come rain or shine!) Come in your costume and bring your sense of Halloween Fun!

Saturday, November 4th: Bread of Life Mission We will meet in the church parking lot at 9:00am and head to Newton, NJ to help some wonderful folks in need! Pick up back at the church at approximately 1:00pm. Don’t forget to bring what you signed up for on Sign Up Genius!

Tuesday, November 7th: Heath Village Veteran’s Day Visit! This is our second trip to the retirement home to sing patriotic songs and bring cheer to the lovely senior citizens. We will meet at church in the kitchen at 4:30pm to bake cookies and in Starr Hall to make some door decorations. After, we will head to Heath Village with a pick-up time there between 7-7:30pm.

Wednesday, November 15th: Cooking Night! We will make our own meal together and share fellowship as we cook and eat. No experience required; aprons optional! Meet us in the church kitchen at 6:30pm with an end time of 8:00pm.

Tuesday, November 21st: Movie Night in the Kid Zone! Come in your pajamas and bring a sweet treat to share (popcorn and chips provided) as we share in some fellowship time before the Thanksgiving holiday!

Friday, December 1st- Saturday, December 2nd: Winter Lock-In!
Cost: $15.00 per person
Come to the church at 6:30pm (eat dinner prior to coming) for a night of community and retreat. We will share in discussion, music, games and quiet time. Pick up is on Saturday at the church at 9:30am.

Sunday, December 10th: Christmas Par-tay! More details to come as the party planners work their holiday magic! 😊

Sunday, December 17th: Christmas Caroling! This is an entire family event, so grab your relatives and some friends and come sing with us at various nursing homes in the area. The best way to spread Christmas cheer is to sing loud for all to hear! Come meet us at 12:00pm in Starr Hall to form our groups before we set out. Feel free to bake and bring cookies to share with the staff at the nursing homes!

Thursday, December 21st: Holiday De-Stress Night We will meet in our Middle School room to catch up and catch our breaths to help us remember the true meaning of Christmas…Time: 7:00pm-8:30pm