Upcoming Youth Events

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Click HERE for Joy Lutheran Youth Activities Permission Form

Saturday October 21st
10am – 12noon
Join us Saturday October 21st 10am-12pm at the Prescott School Track.
Watoto Education Project helps provide education for kids in Kenya! Collect pledges to support to help send a child to school. Collect 25$ and get a t-shirt…AND THAT 25$ will pay for 1 child to go to school for one year!!

Click Here To Sign Up!!

 

Youth and Adults are invited to an urban camp out at Joy church parking lot. We will be sleeping outside to raise awareness and advocate for those who are homeless. Students will be creating temporary housing structures, bundling up in coats and sleeping bags, and experiencing a small part of what it is like to be homeless. Please sign up on the church web page or contact Christy.
Check in 5pm on Saturday check out is 11am on Sunday.
NEED…Joy church activities permission slip(parent must complete on the church web site), warm clothes, a structure to sleep in, food to share with the shanty town community, be prepared for the weather!!! WE WILL BE OUTSIDE THE ENTIRE TIME.
PLEASE BRING EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR YOUR STRUCTURE YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO LEAVE ONCE YOU ARE CHECKED IN.

Click Here For Shantytown

 

Sign Up Deadline is November 8
Current 8th grade-12th grade youth are able to participate in in this years ELCA National Youth Gathering.
WORSHIP …..with 30,000 youth
SERVE …. People affected by Hurricane Harvey
LEARN ….what God has to say
FUN…games, travel, meet new people
Deposit: $325 (non-refundable; deposit, registration and completed Participation/Medical form secures your spot) Deposit due November 8th
Total cost $1,300
Includes Registration, housing, transportation, and most meals.
Fundraising opportunities and scholarships are available.

Click Here for National Gathering in Houston, TX

 

Fall Registration and Schedules

Printable 2017-18 Sunday School Schedule

Kids 4 years – 5th Grade meet Sunday mornings at 10:15am                   Sunday School Registration

Sunday School 2017-2018, 10:15AM
PreK – 5th Grade Schedule
Sept. 17 God Provides for Abraham – Gen. 21:1-3;22:1-14         FIRST DAY OF SUNDAY SCHOOL

Sept. 24 – Stolen Blessing, Blessed by God –
Gen. 27:1-4,15-23;28:10-17

Oct. 1 – Moses: Equipped by God – Exodus 2:23-25;3:10-15;4:10-17

Oct. 8  God Provides Gifts from Above – Exodus 16:1-18

Oct. 15 – Listening for God’s Call – 1Samuel 3:1-21
3rd Grade Parent Child Bible Class 9:25-10:05am with Pastor Steve

Oct. 22 – God Chooses David for His Heart – 1Samuel 16:1-13;Ps. 51:10-14
BIBLE SUNDAY 3rd Graders RECEIVE BIBLES 8:15 or 10:15am Worship Services

Oct. 29 – God’s Call to Build a Temple – 1King 5:1-5;8:1-13

Nov. 5 Elijah’s Call in the Wilderness – 1Kings 19:1-18

Nov. 12 – God Promises Justice and Righteousness – Amos 1:1-2; 5:14-15, 21-24
First Communion Class (4th Grade and older) Bring a Dish to Share 11:30am-1:30pm
 First Communion on Sunday November 19th. (8:15 or 10:15 am Worship Service)

Nov. 19 – God’s Light Shines in the Darkness – Isaiah 9:1-7
First Communion (8:15 or 10:15 am Worship Service)

Nov. 26 – HAPPY THANKSGIVING –NO SUNDAY SCHOOL

Dec. 3 – God’s Presence in the Fiery Furnace – Daniel 3:1, 8-30

Dec. 10 – Dry Bones: New Life, New Hope – Ezekiel 37:1-14

Dec. 18 – ALL AGE CHRISTMAS WORSHIP 8:15 and 10:15 am

Dec. 24 – MERRY CHRISTMAS – NO SUNDAY SCHOOL

Dec. 31 – HAPPY NEW YEAR – NO SUNDAY SCHOOL   

Jan. 7Announcing and Following the Messiah – John 1:19-34 & 1:35-51

Jan. 14 – The Messiah’s Glory First Revealed – John 2:1-11

Jan. 21 – The Messiah’s Encounter at the Temple – John 2:13-25

Jan. 28 –  New Life in the Spirit – John 3:1-24

Feb. 4 – Abundant Life, Living Water – John 4:1-42

Feb. 11 – Seeing Abundant Life in Jesus – John 9:1-41

Feb. 18 – Following Jesus from Death to Life – John 11:1-44      

Feb. 25 – Following the Servant – John 13:1-17

Mar. 4 – Challenges of Following: Peter’s Denial – John 18:12-27

Mar. 11 – NO SUNDAY SCHOOL Prescott Schools PARENT TEACHER BREAK                                                                                         

Mar. 18 – The Kingdom’s Power Form Above -John 19:1-16a

Mar. 25 – NO SUNDAY SCHOOL – Prescott School District Spring Break/Palm Sunday 

Apr. 1 – HAPPY EASTER – NO SUNDAY SCHOOL

Apr. 8 All the Disciples Believe the Good News – John 20:1-18 & 20:19-31

Apr. 22 – Rejoicing in the Good News  – Acts 16:16-34

Apr. 29  – Sharing the Hope of Jesus – Acts 17:16-31

May 6 – Living with Love – Philippians 1:1-18a

May 13 – Living Like Jesus – Philippians 2:1-13

May 20 – Celebrate JOY Pot Luck 11:15am

 

Printable 2017-18 Confirmation Schedule

8th and 9th Grade students meet on Wednesday nights 6:30-8pm     Confirmation Registration

Confirmation Schedule, 2017-18, Wednesdays 6:30pm-8pm

September 20      FIRST NIGHT PARENTS AND STUDENTS

September 27

October 4

October 11

October 18

October 25

November 1

November 8

November 15

November 22      NO CONFIRMATION

November 29

December 6

December 13

December 27

December 28      NO CONFIRMATION

January 3

January 10

January 17

January 24

January 31

February 7

February 14         ASH WEDNESDAY

February 21

February 28

March 7

March 14

March 21

March 28             NO CONFIRMATION Spring Break/Holy week          

April 4

April 11

April 18

April 25

 May 2

Recommendations per year

4 Large Group Projects

4 Hours of Service

12 Sermon Notes

 

Printable 2017-18 SHIFT 67 Schedule

6th and 7th Grade students meet Wednesday night at 6:30-7:45pm       Shift 6/7 Registration

SHIFT 6/7 Schedule 2017-18, Wednesdays 6:30pm-7:45pm

September 20     Students

September 27

October 4

October 11

October 18

October 25

November 1

November 8

November 15

November 22   NO SHIFT 67

November 29

December 6

December 13

December 27

December 28   NO SHIFT 67

January 3

January 10

January 17

January 24

January 31

February 7

February 14         ASH WEDNESDAY

February 21

February 28

March 7

March 14

March 21

March 28      NO SHIFT 67 Spring Break/Holy Week        

April 4

April 11

April 18

April 25               

May 2