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 CONFIRMATION

Welcome to Confirmation!  Confirmation is a time to prepare for the moment you will stand up in front of friends, family, and our church and say: "Yes, I believe!".  We meet on Wednesday nights at 6:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall during the school year..  During that time you will:  
  • learn what the church believes
  • talk about what your family believes
  • listen to what your friends in Confirmation believe
  • and think about what YOU believe.

CONFIRMATION Assignments and Expectations:

-          Attend Confirmation on Wednesday Nights.
 If you miss Confirmation (especially when you miss multiple weeks for another activity), please complete a Verse Reflection for every week missed.  The Bible Verse of the Week is listed on the Confirmation calendar in parenthesis.   Verse Reflection Form

-          15 Worship Notes:
15 Sermon Notes are required during each year of Confirmation. Worship notes from a different church must have a copy of the bulletin attached. Sermon Note Form.Receive Double Worship Note Credit on:

§  Confirmation Sunday at the 11:00 service

§  Christmas (including Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

§  Ash Wednesday

§  Palm Sunday

§  Maundy Thursday 

§  Good Friday

§  Easter

-          15 Service Hours:
15 Service Hours are required during each year of Confirmation.  Service Hour Cards must include a parent signature or initial.Service Hour Forms.

-      3 Verse Reflection Worksheets:
Each student is asked to complete three verse reflection worksheets during each year of Confirmation. 
You may complete more, if needed, as make up assignments. Verse Reflection Form

-     Acolyte:
Each student is asked to acolyte three times during each year of Confirmation. Sign up for to Acolyte Here

-     End of the Year Paper:
One Page paper describing what you learned in Confirmation this year. Due at the End of the Year Party!

 

-     January Retreat:
Attendance to the January Retreat is required!  If you are unable to attend part or all of the retreat, you will be given a large make up assignment.  

     

Confirmation Announcements

Wednesday, April 5: Last Wednesday Night Lenten Service – and also Spring Break!  Volunteers needed to help lead worship!

Wednesday, April 12: No Confirmation because of Holy Week.  Instead of coming on Wednesday night, please join us for worship Palm Sunday (8:45 & 11:00), Maundy Thursday (7:00), Good Friday (7:00), and Easter Sunday (Sunrise, 8:45 & 11:00).

Wednesday, April 19: Last “Normal” Night of Confirmation

Wednesday, April 26: Parent/Family Night - Wrapping up the Year and Announcing Summer Opportunities! 

Wednesday, May  3: End of the Year Party at 7:00
 
 
Current 8th-11th Graders – and their parents! – are invited to an information meeting on Wednesday, April 26th
at 7:00 pm.  (Yes, immediately following the Confirmation Parent Meeting that same night!)  There are some awesome events coming up for this age group that we want to
tell you all about.  Including…

 

“Act Local” July 17-23

Open to current 8th-11thGraders

We will spend the week doing service projects, right here in Duluth!  We’ll also enjoy some of the fun “tourist” activities Duluth has to offer!  Then, we’ll celebrate the week with a lock-in Thursday night to Friday morning. 

Cost: $75, but scholarships are available! 

 

ELCA Youth Gathering in HOUSTON 2018

Open to current 8th-11thGraders

The trip is next summer, but we need to register thisSeptember!  Plus, we’d like to start planning somefundraisers to help cover the cost! 

If you are interested in this, please attend that Student/Parent Meeting on Wednesday, April 26th at 7:00! 

 

 

 For more information please contact us at 218-525-1922.
We are located at 1325 N. 45th Ave. E. Duluth, MN  55804 (corner of 45th Ave. E. and Colorado St.)  Map it!