We have a multi generational approach to Faith Formation at FPC.
“We learn from each other in Faith”
Bible Talk- It is an opportunity for interested individuals of all ages to discuss scripture amid a collaborative, casual setting in the old manse. Check out our newsletter for the weekly scripture readings click here.
Our weekly service is a lively, friendly opportunity for worship that includes a diverse array of music, reflections, and moments for mission.
Nursery care supervised by a trained, salaried child care provider is offered for infants and toddlers.
For Pre K-6th grade after "A Time for Children" in Worship. The children attend a multi grade level-learning environment with Adult Supervision. The Spark curriculum is utilized and lessons are taught via Art, Cooking, Games, Writing to study various Bible related subjects. Topics include Noah, David and Goliath, Genesis and Advent.
This program runs year round.
Family Sunday- Every third Sunday the children remain in the sanctuary with their families for the worship service.
S.A.L.T - “Serving and Learning Together”
This program is for K-6th grade students
It begins in September and is held once a month on the 3rd Thursday through May. Children arrive after school and we have 6 components to the afternoon. Gathering and Homework, Contact, Engage, Spirit, Play and Nourish. The evening ends with a Family Dinner.
Vacation Bible school
One week in the summer each year we host a super fun program for children ages 4 years old through 5th grade. Engaging children in God’s Word through lessons, crafts, games and mission. Theme based and Bible centered. Opportunities for leadership for jr./sr. high students and adults a perfect example of Multi generational Faith formation.
Jr and Senior High students
“Be the change you want to see in the world.” ~Ghandi
30-Hour Famine, Midnight Run, Maureen’s Haven, food drives, summer mission trips, dinners, movies, bowling, overnights, bonfires, paintball – this group is changing their world and having fun doing it! Click on the Facebook logo or check out our blog to see the latest events.
7th to Ninth grade students are invited to participate in a student-mentor model. The confirmands are guided one on one by a mentor through the Confirmation process to discover their Faith journey. Registration is in the fall and sessions begin in January
Adult Confirmation opportunities are starting in spring ’18
Financial Peace University
Explore how to get financial peace - a course offered to adults who want to learn how to "Take Control of their Money. Offered to all at various times of the year. Click on the Logo to learn more or Call the Church Office 631 765 2597 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
New and diverse faith formation opportunities are always being introduced. Our most recent offerings include: A wellness program the Mindfulness Series which includes various resources for one to connect with their spirituality through art, cooking, yoga etc. The series will be offered every three months. Check out the Good News (click here) to read more about this program.
There is a women's book group, Men's breakfast and plans for a movie night, safety tips for seniors and more. We welcome new ideas so please let us know what your thinking!
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