Requirements, Dates, and Expectations*

Requirements for Confirmation:

  • Attendance at monthly confirmation classes, missing no more than 2
  • Completion of make-up assignment for missed classes
  • Successful memorization of required items (see below)
  • Completion of 8 sermon note sheets (one per month due by email)
  • Participation in at least 2 community service events
  • Participation with Faith Friend (adult mentor) activities
  • Participation in youth mission trip or 12 hours of approved mission/service.
  • Completion of personal statement of faith
  • Contribution to class statement of faith
  • Attendance at a Committee/Deacon meeting TBD
  • Attendance at Session meeting prior to Confirmation

Expectations:

  • Come to class with an open mind and a desire to learn
  • Participate thoughtfully in class discussions
  • Listen to your classmates non-judgmentally
  • Write a thoughtful statement of faith (guidance will be provided)
  • If you miss class, thoughtfully complete the make-up assignment (they are created to help you learn and think, not as busy work)

Memorization Requirements (choose 2):

  • Lord’s Prayer
  • Apostle’s Creed
  • Psalm 23
  • John 3:16

Class Dates (monthly classes – Sundays at 7:00pm to 8:00pm)  

Start with confirmation Retreat: Weekend of Feb. 18-19-20 Stronghold Camp

 

  • Sunday, March 13th from 7:00pm – 8:00pm – includes parents, students and mentors
  • Sunday, April 3rd from 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sunday, May 1st from 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sunday, May 15th from 6:30pm – 8:30pm – Karate Kid Movie
  • Sunday, August 7th from 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sunday, August 14th from 6:30pm – 8:30pm – Back to the Future Movie
  • Sunday, September 4th from 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sunday, October 2nd from 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Mentor Meetings

  • Mini Golf – April 17th 6pm – 8pm
  • Evergreen Cemetery Association – September 18th 6pm – 8pm.

Community Service/Mission Trip Dates:

  • Spring Community Service: Feed My Starving Children
  • Summer community service event: Fish Food Pantry at
  • Summer Mission Trip: Group Mission at Kenosha, WI – July 10 to 15th or TBD.

Confirmation Retreat – February 18-19-20 at stronghold camp.

Confirmation Celebration Sunday

  • Meeting with Session: TBD
  • Confirmation Celebration Sunday: October 30, 2021

Books Required for Class

  • Bible
  • Big God, Big Questions
  • Confirmation Big Journal ( Will be provided by the Church)

Recommended reading:

*All information is subject to change