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.

Youth Mission Team Meeting

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Students currently in grades 8-12 are invited to join our Youth Mission Team this summer.  We will be going to West Virginia to work along side community members as they recover from economic hardships of the past 50 years.  We will be leading a Kids Club and helping to do restoration work on neighborhood homes.
        In addition to our work in McDowell County, WV, we plan to spend a day or two sightseeing in Washington DC.  Cost of the trip is approximately $1,200 per person, but can be easily earned at our Fundraising Gala in March.  

All Age Youth Bowling Party

All Age

BOWLING

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Monday,January 20

11am-noon

Let’s go Bowling!

Meet at Daffodil Bowl in Puyallup at 10:45am.

Cost is $9.00 per person (includes shoes)

Please sign up with Terri as soon as possible.
Friends are welcome! 

Optional Lunch at nearby Taco Time afterward. 

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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