Catechism Class 2016-2017


Schedule

We will have seven (7) class sessions between September and April:

  • September 25 (Sunday)
  • October 30 (Sunday)
  • November 27 (Sunday)
  • January 29 (Sunday)
  • February 26 (Sunday)
  • March 26 (Sunday)
  • April 30 (Sunday)

All sessions will be from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. Parents, please plan to attend the first session on September 25.

Between each session, parents and students will be asked to watch a short video and complete several worksheets. Each worksheet will ask you to read the Bible and/or Small Catechism, answer questions, and discuss your faith with one another.



Expectations

In addition to completing assignments and attending class, students are expected to fulfill the following requirements prior to Confirmation:



  • Commit to attend worship on a regular basis; at least 50% of the time (2 out of 4 times a month)
  • Provide leadership in worship a minimum of six (6) times per year (Acolyte, Usher, Crucifer, Greeter, Nursery Assistant, Welcome Center Co-host, etc.)
  • Attend at least one Youth Group fellowship event each year (camp, retreat, concert, etc.)
  • Complete 36 hours of service within the church and/or community over the course of 2 years.
  • Faith paper (2-3 pages) due in the spring of your eighth grade year. Click here for faith paper requirements.
  • Meet with pastor to discuss your faith paper


Questions?

If you have questions about the Catechism course schedule or expectations, please contact Pastor Spicer