Confirmation

In Lutheran tradition, parents often choose to present their children for the sacrament of Baptism at an early age, sometimes as an infant. At Baptism, parents, family members, sponsors and congregational members promise to raise the child to know and love Jesus. When the child reaches middle school, the child is encourage to complete Confirmation. At the conclusion of the two year Confirmation process the "Confirmand" takes on and owns the early promises of  their Baptism.  The Confirmand is expected to participate as an adult in the work of the church: worship, reading scripture, gathering for the Lord’s Supper, and sharing conversations about God, Jesus, faith, and how they fit together in our lives.

While Confirmation  Sunday is an important milestone in the lives of young Lutheran Christians, it is the two year period of study, fellowship, activities, and conversations that shapes a strong life-long relationship with God. Confirmands also develop long-term, nurturing friendships with other youth and adults that will further shape their faith journey.

Confirmation classes are held on Sunday mornings during the Sunday School hour and Wednesday evenings.  Led by caring adults, Confirmation includes Bible study, learning the fundamentals of faith, fun weekend retreats, service projects, planning and leading a Sunday Worship, and great fellowship activities.

Confirmation focuses on 7th and 8th graders, but exceptions can be made. Contact Terri Heckroth, Youth Director, for more information. 253 862-7700.

Confirmation and High School Retreat



Get ready for some outdoor FUN!  Our first Confirmation retreat of the year will be November 8-10 at Black Lake Bible Camp in Olympia (change from Black Diamond in Auburn).
Cost is $120 per person.
Enjoy large park setting, mini golf, disc. golf, Gaga ball, human Foos ball, and 'smores by the campfire.
Students in grades 6-12 are invited.  You must RSVP by October 15.  Payment is due as soon as possible.

Halloween Carnival

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Do you need a dry, safe, and fun place to show off your Halloween costume?  Come to this FREE event for kids of all ages. 

There will be games, prizes, candy, cookies, Halloween Movies, popcorn and loads of FUN!

Family Sunday School

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Please join us for FAMILY SUNDAY SCHOOL!  This new approach to learning and exploring God’s Kingdom comes from a desire to

·       Equip families to carry out Christian practices at home

·       Combine Christian Education with Mission and Service

·       Incorporate Faith formation into the Worship Service

·       Facilitate multigenerational discussion and wonderment about Bible Stories and God’s message for us today.

For these reasons, we would like to invite ALL to join us in Creator Family Sunday School.  All ages are welcome!  Parents, Grandparents, and siblings will eat breakfast together, hear a Bible Story, wonder and discuss the story, and learn some new music—all together!  Service projects will also be a big part of our time together. 

Confirmation Ministry

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Confirmation News        

 

            Get ready for FUN, FELLOWSHIP, AND FAITH FORMATION!  Our 2019-2020 Confirmation program year is about to begin.  If you are entering grades 6, 7 or 8 (or higher if you have not already been confirmed), please plan on attending an orientation meeting on Wednesday, September 18 at 7:00 pm.  Bring your parents!  We will discuss the particulars of Confirmation Ministry here at Creator.  We have a wonderful year planned!  Remember:  Friends are always welcome!

            Confirmation Students will use the Student Study Bibles ($25 each) and Lutheran Handbooks ($15 each) which will be on sale at the orientation meeting. 

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