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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

Confirmation Dates and Details for 7th, 8th, and 9th Grade Families
Wednesday, October 4
th – 6:00 - First Day of Confirmation for 7th – 9th
Graders
 

The Middle School Gathering at Cragun’s is coming soon!

Saturday, November 18-Sunday, November 19

Highlights: Amazing Speaker!  Energetic Band!  Hotel Life!  Hundreds of students from all over northern Minnesota!  And the whole event is planned and lead by high school students!

Registration forms are due on Wednesday, October 11th

Cost: $85 Scholarships are available!  Just ask!

Cost includes: Transportation, Activities, Hotel, Dinner (Sat), Breakfast (Sun), and                     adult leaders.  Cost does not include quick lunch stop on Sunday. 

 

Confirmation Dates and Details for 10th
Grade Families
  • Ready to Affirm Classes begin in September
    • Wednesday, September 13th , September 20th, and September 27th at 7:00 pm
  • Final Assignments – including an interview with a Pastor, a written “This I Believe” statement, and written answers to specific questions – must be completed in early October. (Official deadline for written work is the date of your interview.)
  • Confirmation Breakfast and Rehearsal – Saturday, October 21st – 9:00 am- 11:00 am
    • Every family should plan on bringing something to share for this breakfast
  • The date of your Rite of Confirmation: Sunday, October 22nd at 11:00 worship service.

 

 

 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!