YOUTH BOWLING TRIP
All youth K-12 are invited to go bowling, Sunday, March 11th. Lunch and transportation provided. This event will go from 11:30-1:30 PM. Please sign up on the sign up sheet, located in the Narthex. For more information please contact Kristy.
Adult Night Out-February 17th
All are welcome to participate in the Adult Night Out Fundraiser! FGUCC youth will be providing a childcare service Saturday, February 17th from 5-9PM. The youth will provide games, craft activities, movie and a meal for all children ages 5-12.Valentine’s Day may have passed, but you don’t have to pass up on a night out with your sweetheart, or just enjoy a moment to yourself! The cost is $25 per child. All money given goes towards the SSP Mission Trip Fund. If interested please sign up on sign up sheet, located in the narthex. For any additional questions please contact Kristy.
Laser Tag, February 11th
All youth grades 2-7 are invited to our laser tag outing on Sunday, February 11th. We will meet at the church at 11:30 AM. Lunch provided for all and transportation will be provided for the 14 youth to sign up. There will be a cost of 15 dollars for laser tag. RSVP with Kristy.
The Welcome Garden Building Event!
Earth Day Weekend: Friday and Saturday, April 22-23
Please join us to begin construction of the Welcome Garden. Pull out your work gloves and grab your hammers and shovels to help us put our values of radical welcome, generosity and abundance into physical form to build accessible garden boxes for The Welcome Garden. This unique project will allow people with various physical limitations to participate in the joy of gardening whether they need to sit, stand, use wheelchairs or walkers.
Donations of building and planting materials, (a full list will be available on our website next week) the loan of some tools, and/or cash donations to support the event will be greatly appreciated. Please contact our church secretary, Elena Parker, for general information (503) 357-9121 or Paul Edwards, our construction manager, for more specific inquiries (503-568-9680).
Click on the link below to view our “Material Wish List”
MATERIALS AND TOOLS LIST FOR WELCOME GARDEN
Site for our future Welcome Garden
All youth grades 1-4 are invited to our laser tag outing Sunday, March 6th. We will mee at the church at 11:30 AM. Lunch and transportation will be provided for the youth. There will be a cost of 15 dollars for laser tag. RSVP with Kristy
This event will take place on Saturday, Dec 5, 10 AM-1 PM. It will include games, songs, crafts, Bible stories and many more fun filled activities. Kids come and have fun and parents can get some extra time to relax or get some Christmas shopping in. The cost is $5 dollars per child/$10 per family. All the money raised from this event will go towards our Sr. High Youth and their trip to NYE.
Lunch will be provided. Registration forms can be found in your bulletin, in the church office and on the church website.
ALL CHILDREN ARE
The annual Church Auction is rapidly approaching! It will be held Saturday, November 7th, 5-9 PM. The Sr. High Youth will be providing childcare. We will also have a nursery attendant in place for the evening. Food will be provided. All the money given for childcare will go towards the National Youth Event Fund.
Sunday, October 25th we will be celebrating the end of our Stewardship Campaign by having a potluck! Nurture Commission will also be hosting their annual Halloween Party. There will be a costume contest/parade, cupcake walk and many games to be played! All Sr. High Youth are asked to come volunteer their time and services by providing clean up and helping with the Halloween party. All donated offerings will be given to help fund Sr. High Youth and their trip to the National Youth Event.
The Sr. High Youth Group is heading to Missoula, Montana, August 10-15th!
The youth will be serving at the following places during the trip: Family Promise, Povorello Center, Garden City Harvest, Missoula Food Bank and Missoula Parks and Recreation.
If you are wanting to help donate to the mission trip in some way, please check out our wish list. Please let Kristy know if you are donating any of the items listed below.
MISSION TRIP WISH LIST
All youth participating in the trip please remember that your next $50 payment is due on June 15th and your liability form needs be turned in. Click on link below to download the form.
youth permission form
February 23rd- Acts of Kindness Youth Day: Sr. High Youth will be invited to a day of random giving and kindness. We will be meeting during Learning Community time, 10:20 AM, February 23rd. We will be in our community bringing unexpected blessings to our fellow brothers and sisters in Forest Grove.