August 31st, 2012
Welcome Confirmation Class of 2012-13!
Dear Soon-to-be Confirmation Students (and Parents):
In case you have not looked at your student ID card all summer, or maybe it has been such a good summer that you forgot what grade you are in, but by our calculations you are about to start your last year of middle school. This is going to be a huge year for you! And the best part of this year is that you get to be ……… wait for it …...……. IN THE MOST AMAZING CONFIRMATION CLASS THE WORLD HAS EVER SEEN!!! (this is the part where you hear a huge crowd heering behind you).
The confirmation class (also known as The Confirmation Experience) will be from 5:00-7:30 PM every Sunday evening. Sunday evenings will include lessons, fellowship with the rest of the youth at Red Clay, dinner, and worship. Dinner and worship are open to all, so please feel free to join us. Our first class will be on Sunday, September 16, 2012. The following Sunday, September 23rd, will be our “Meet and Greet/Get-to-Know You/Who is this John Moore guy?” in Fellowship Hall after the 10 am worship service. Please bring your parents and a dessert to share. We will provide lunch for everyone!
Here are some of the important dates, events, and basic requirements that you are going to want to know about:
The Confirmation Experience: Every Sunday evening from 5:00-7:30 PM
September 23, 2012: Parents and families lunch and meeting
October 12-14, 2012: Confirmation retreat
October 21, 2012: One Shot Service Sunday
May 14, 2013: Confirmands present their Faith Statements to Session
May 19, 2013: Confirmation Sunday
Please complete and return your confirmation registration to the Church Office by September 9, 2012.
See you soon!