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Week of 9/16

September 17, 2019

High Ropes Course Registration Deadline

The deadline for registering for the High Ropes Course is Tuesday, September 17th. Click here to register. We will meet at Knox at 9 am on Saturday, and return home by 3:30pm. It will be a tremendous day of fun and fellowship as we step out of our comfort zone and learn to work together as a team. Lunch is provided – please dress in active clothing with closed-toe shoes. We need both parents and students to sign the downloadable waiver. The cost is $25, and scholarships are available. Contact Darin with more information. 

Sunday Night Bible Study

This Sunday we will be discussion Hot Topics (part 1) and sharing in spicey foods! Come ready to debate and discuss some of the trickiest ethical questions of our day, while snacking on the spiciest food you can handle! 7-8:30 pm on Sunday.

Knox Noodies

No-Hood Hoodies on sale! Cost is $30 each – proceeds will go to support Youth Scholarships! Designed by our very own Brooke Thornton and Rachel Burner. Order yours today!

 

Paint the Basement

Show up on Sunday, September 29th from 1-5pm (or drop in during that time!) to help paint the basement!

Week of 9/9

September 11, 2019

High Ropes Course, Saturday, September 21st

Register now for our trip to the Lincoln Marsh! We will be participating in a high ropes course, as well as some team-building activities. The cost is $25, including lunch. We will meet at the church at 9am and return by 3:30 pm. If you are a parent who is willing to drive, please indicate so on the registration for your high school student, or send Darin an email. Please note, we need an additional Challenge Course Waiver for the Park District that requires both student and parent signature! Print out the document from the Knox website during registration and turn it into Darin.

Paint the Basement!

Sunday, September 29th from 1-5pm we will be painting the basement! We will have snacks and all the paint supplies. Wear clothing that can get painted on, and come ready to work. No registration required, and of course no cost.

We have Bible Study every Sunday evening this month from 7-8:30 pm in the basement, and Wednesday Youth Fellowship every Wednesday from 6-7:30!

Week of 9/2

September 3, 2019

Sunday Night Begins September 8th

This coming Sunday, September 8th, we will start up our Sunday evening Bible Study. Open to all high school students, Bible Study is a time when we meet in the basement to read and reflect on God’s word. We meet at 7pm until 8:30, and often share in worship together at the start of the evening.

 

High Ropes Course

On September 21st we will be traveling to the Lincoln Marsh for the High Ropes Course! The cost is $25. We will meet at Knox at 9am, pack a lunch, then head to the marsh. Please wear close-toed shoes, bring a water bottle with your name on it, and dress appropriately for the weather. We will finish up our time at 3:00pm and return to Knox by 3:30. Registration is available here. Please note, we need an additional Challenge Course Waiver for the Park District that requires both student and parent signature! Print out the document from the Knox website during registration and turn it into Darin.

We will need help driving students to the marsh that Saturday – if you are a parent willing and able to drive, please send Darin an email or text! Thanks.

Tonight, 8/14, from 6-7:30 we have our first Wednesday Youth Group! Open to all high school students (grad years 2020-2023), Wednesday nights are a time of fellowship, fun, and food. Dinner is served between 6 and 6:30. This is an optional part of the evening. If your child would like dinner, please send them with $5 to cover the cost. There are 18 Wednesdays this semester – at $5 a week that’s $90 worth of meals, or you can pay $50 for the whole semester today! Follow this link to pay for the whole semester of meals up front and save up to $40!!

If you haven’t yet visited the Youth Calendar, click the dropdown list at the top of this page, and head to the Calendar page. There you can see all the upcoming events for the whole year. The next big event is on September 21st, a day of team building at the Lincoln Marsh High Ropes Course. The cost is 25 dollars, lunch included. We will meet at Knox at 9am and return home by 3:30pm. More details will follow as the day draws closer.

If at any point during this year you have questions, concerns, or comments, feel free to reach out to me, Darin, through email or throught the Knox office. I am looking forward to a wonderful year of youth ministry!