Save the Date:  Vacation Bible School 2018, July 15-19!!

  Don’t miss a minute at Time Lab! At Time Lab, kids will discover Jesus from eternity past to eternity future as they enjoy songs, crafts, games, goodies, and dramas.  VBS at Time Lab will be a quantum leap of fun and excitement!

Sunday School

Offered for 3 years of age through High School
- Sunday mornings at 9:45 a.m. in the upstairs classrooms and High School in the lower level.  Pick up a copy of the 2017-2018 schedule from your teacher or at the church office.

Confirmation classes  

Offered for 6th-8th Grade students. 

-Sunday mornings at 9:45 a.m. in room #116 in the lower level.

********Annual Youth Rummage Sale is coming in June.  If you have any items that you would like to donate you can put them in the garage. Please pick up the key from the church office.  Thank you!

April Middle School Youth News:

 Wednesday Night The Gather: We will gather for a time of Devotions beginning at 7 and a group activity every Wednesday in April.

 Humane Society April 15:  This month we will be making cat toys out of fleece material and delivering them on April 15. We will  receive a tour of the facility. The tour begins at 4:15pm. Let’s meet at the church for those wanting to car pool at 3:45pm.  Please let me know if you are planning to attend as I need to give a count so they know how many to expect.

 Bowling - Saturday April 21: We will meet at Empire bowl for Cosmic Bowling from 9:30pm – 11:30pm. Cost is $13 per person. Please let me know if you plan to attend. Friends are welcome! 

 Pizza Ranch Fundraiser in Brandon SD April 30:  In need of helpers from 5pm – 8pm to clean tables. Proceeds raised will go to your individual account when you work this event. Invite your family and friends to eat.

 April 29 - Coffee Hour Hosts:  We are hosting coffee hour on and need to provide baked goodies. Please let me know if you can bring goodies or juice for this coffee hour.  I am also in need of volunteers for this. We setup at 9 am.

Ryan McCormick | Youth & Family Assistant Ministry Director  p. 605.201.7870 Call | Text

April High School Youth Events

   Sunday, April 1st:  Sunrise Breakfast – 5:30 a.m.  Looking for 4 youth to usher and help with communion at Sunrise Worship Service. Seniors, this would be a great way to help out before graduation.  We will be serving egg bakes & French toast bakes, let me know if you can furnish one.

   Sunday, April 8th:  Coffee Hour –Juniors and Sophmores will be our bakers to bring muffins, coffee cake, banana bread, or rolls.  Need to be at church by 9:00 a.m.

   Sunday, April 8thButterbraids, Puffins, and Hot Stuff Pizza order forms are due with the money.

   Thursday, April 12thYouth Board Meeting – 6:00 p.m. in the Library, everyone is welcome.

   Saturday, April 14th:  Bake Sale Prep at 2:00 p.m. here at St. John.

   Sunday, April 15thYouth Group Bake Sale before, between and after worship services.

   Monday, April 16thLunch Is Served at 5:30 p.m.  Sandwiches will be going to Labor Ready, Francis House.  Looking for 10 volunteers,  1600 E. 12th St., bring money and we will all go to Taco Johns after.

   Sunday, April 22ndLet’s plan to go out for breakfast, bring money, we will decide as a group where to go.

     Monday, April 23rd: Pizza Ranch – Brandon, 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Need 5 volunteers to help, reminder to pick up a promo from the welcome center.

    Wednesday, April 25thButterbraids, Puffins, and Hot Stuff Pizza will be delivered.

Belva Kurtz | Youth & Family Ministry Director

p. 605.214.7539 Call | Text   e.