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Summer Sunday Worship at 10:30am (May 29 - September 11).
Confirmation Trek, Wednesday, May 25, 6:00pm
Join us for dinner at 5:30pm, and then journey with our Confirmands as they present theirprojects at our annual Confirmation Trek. This is your opportunity to support our 7th and 8th graders as they communicate what they have learned this past year in their journey through the New Testament and church history.
SUMMER CAMPS: Senior High Summer Trip Parent Meeting, Wednesday, May 25, 7:30pm
There will be a short parent/student meeting following the Confirmation Trek. This meeting is for parents and students who have signed up for the Summer Senior High Trip to Adventurous Christians in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. Please bring your $75 deposit. If you have questions, contact Mandy Griffin, email@example.com.
Sunday, May 29, May 29th, Memorial Day Sunday 10:30am (Note time change to summer Sunday worship time.)
Join us as we remember:
Hero Training Camp (Grades Kindergarten-6th Gr.) June 13-16, 2:00pm-5:00pm,
Phalen Rec Center
Celebrate the Olympics on the East Side this summer at Hero Training Camp. Hero Training Camp has something for everyone - fun, games, food, more fun, and amazing clinics. You will learn about heros from the Bible and about the greatest hero of all, Jesus. Forms to register or volunteer are available at the Welcome Center. Place your completed forms in the "Happy" registration box. If you have questions, please contact Donovan DeGaetano or Kate Makosky.
EARLY REGISTRATION is open for Covenant Women TRIENNIAL XV, July 28-31, 2016, Kansas City, MO - Gathering Women from around the World to recharge, refresh, renew. Come a day early for scheduled tour opportunities.
WEEKLY EVENTS at First Covenant:
Every Tuesday (September - May Schedule)
4:00 - 5:00pm - Homework Help
5:00 - 5:30pm - Dinner, provided by Loaves and Fishes
5:30 – 6:30pm Confirmation
6:30 – 8:00pm Gospel Choir Rehearsal or IG/IC Worship
* Our Worship Team rehearsals will alternate between our Intergenerational /Intercultural Teams (eligible for grades 9 through adult), and our Gospel Choir (all ages welcome). If you are interested in participating in either of these groups please contact Brandi Sanders or Richard Voth.
7:00pm, First Things First, an Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting at First Covenant Church
Graffiti Room 101
If you have a desire to stop drinking, you are welcome.
Every Wednesday (September - May schedule)
9:30am Adult Bible study-Upper Fellowship Hall
4:00-5:30pm - East Side Thrive - youth wing
4:15-5:30pm - Handbells - Choir Room
5:30-6:00pm - Dinner - Upper Fellowship Hall
6:00-7:30pm - Youth Group (gr 7-12) - game, graffiti rooms
Childcare (infant) - Room 105
Little Big G's (pre-k and k) - Room 106
Big G's (gr 1-4) - Lower Fellowship Hall
Super G's (gr 5-6) - Room 201
Sanctuary Choir - Choir Room
Wednesday Night Workshops for Adults
Upper Fellowship Hall
First Covenant Church will partner with Family Values for Life by combining our programming for adults on Wednesday nights through May. For more information see: familyvaluesforlife.org.
EVERY THURSDAY (September to May)
9:15-11:15am, Community Bible Study
Upper Fellowship Hall
Are you interested in studying the Bible and making new connections? Community Bible Study is an interdenominational study of the Word through at-home study questions, women’s and men’s small groups for discussion, and a weekly teaching time, September through May. We focus our studies on one or more books per church season with each study typically consisting of a half-dozen or more lessons. Our children's program is available for infants through preschool aged children with loving teachers providing care and age-appropriate Bible teaching. To register or receive more information, please contact Jill Weiss: firstname.lastname@example.org. We hope you can join us!
9:30am, Women’s Bible study (September through April)
Contact Lynn Gilmore 651-770-1536 with questions.
Men's Prayer Breakfast, First Saturday of each month, 8am-9:30am
Upper Fellowship Hall
Men, rise up early and be encouraged by other men! All men (young and old) are invited to gather with us monthly for our Men's Prayer Breakfast. In this gathering, we will share a meal, study a text from the bible, and pray for each other. For more information, please contact Aaron Bryant at email@example.com.