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OUR SAVIOR LUTHERAN CHURCH

OUR SAVIOR
LUTHERAN CHURCH

BETTENDORF
IOWA

Children/Youth Ministry

Children/Youth Education & Ministry at OSLC

FAITHWEAVERS NOW SUNDAY SCHOOL

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Age 2 – Grade 5: Faithweaver Now Sunday School – Meets in multiple classrooms (designated by grade level). These classes are led by volunteers and contain a teacher and an assistant.

Grades 6 & 7/8: FaithWeavers Now Curriculum – Meet in two different classrooms (7th & 8th are combined). Led by Liz James & Chad Nelson (6th ) and Dennis Dixon & John Miller
(7th /8th ). High School (9 th -12 th ) – Meets in Youth Room. Led by DYM Eric Brei

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

NEW DATES!!! See below! Our Savior Lutheran Church offers a themed Vacation Bible School that runs a couple of hours for five days.

Through Bible adventures, songs, and hands- on exploration, kids will learn one important Bible point every day that will help them know more about their unique purpose.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE!!!

2019 VBS Theme:

In The Wild

2019 VBS Dates:

July 29-August 1 – 3-5 years old: 9-11:30am

July 28-August 1 – K-5th grade: 6-8:30pm

YOUTH MINISTRY

Our Mission: To bring youth closer to Christ and Empower youth to live for Jesus.

Our Youth Ministry programs and events are there to help youth live out their love and faith in JesusChrist as they are HUGGED by:

HONORING Christ in daily life, UNITING others with Jesus, GROWING in faith, GIVING fully, ENGAGING in the body of Christ, and DEMONSTRATING God’s love.

Youth Ministry Values
It is our desire, that youth experience an atmosphere with the following values during programs and events:

Acceptance & Encouragement; Biblical Truth & Lutheran Experience; Engagement & Ownership; Genuineness & Transparency; Healthy Growth; Outreach Oriented; Quality; Relational Approach.

For questions or feedback regarding OSLC Youth Ministry, please contact our Director of Youth Ministry (DYM) Eric Brei. Email: oslcdym@mediacombb.net or by phone: 563-332-5141.

JR. HIGH YOUTH (6th-8th grade)

CONFIRMATION CLASSES
Confirmation is a discipleship based program that gives the family at OSLC the opportunity to do all we can to assist parents and families in the responsibility to “rear your child in the fear and admonition of the LORD.” Confirmation is a stepping stone in a young person’s faith walk and will hopefully become a strong foundation of faith for which to stand on.

Who is OSLC’s Confirmation class for?
At Our Savior Lutheran Church, Confirmation happens in the 6th – 8th Grade. If you are interested in joining or have a child interested in joining our Confirmation program please contact the church office at 563-332-5141 and ask for our Director of Youth Ministry, Eric Brei.

If you are a high school student desiring to join Our Savior and confirm your faith or have a high school student with that desire, contact Director of Youth Ministry, Eric Brei in the church office at 563-332- 5141.

Confirmation Service Hours Form

Confirmation Sermon Summary Form

SUNDAY NIGHT GATHERINGS
Sunday Night Gatherings are for all jr. high youth and their friends. They take place once a month on a Sunday evening from 6-8pm. Sunday Night Gatherings consist of large and small group games, refreshment time, and devoting time to God’s Word. The events take place in the Family Life Center (Gym) or off-site somewhere within the QC area.

SR. HIGH YOUTH (9th-12th grade)

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DROP-IN
During the school year (Sept.-May), our Sr. High youth are invited to drop-in to the church on
Wednesday evening from 7-9pm. We hang out and play games, enjoy some snacks, and dive into God’s Word and how it applies to our lives. We also try to bring a service opportunity to the group every month. Friends are welcome.

TEENSERVE WORKCAMP
Every summer the youth are encouraged to take part in this week-long servant event that takes place in a Midwestern community. Teenserve organizes all the homes that need help and arranges all the lodging and meals for the week. Youth groups from all over the Midwest travel to the set location to form crews of youth from various churches and strive to be the hands and feet of Jesus within the community where they are serving. Please contact Director of Youth Ministry Eric Brei if you are interested. Email: oslcdym@mediacombb.net or call/text 217-412-2806.

Location

3775 Middle Road
Bettendorf, IA 52722

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Upcoming Events

Mon 20

Women’s Exercise Class

May 20 @ 8:15 am - 9:00 am
Bettendorf IA
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Tue 21

Small Group — Gillhouse

May 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Tue 21

GriefShare (grief recovery support group)

May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Worship Opportunities

SATURDAYS: 5:00 p.m.
SUNDAYS:
FALL/WINTER/SPRING
 (Weekend after Labor Day)
8:00 a.m. (Traditional)
10:45 a.m. (Contemporary)
SUMMER (Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day weekend)
8:00 a.m. (Traditional)
10:00 a.m. (Contemporary)
ADVENT & LENT:
Wednesdays - 6:30 p.m.
CHRISTMAS EVE - 2:00, 4:00, & 6:00 p.m.
CHRISTMAS DAY - 10:00 a.m.
ASH WEDNESDAY- 4:30 & 6:30 p.m.
MAUNDY THURSDAY & GOOD FRIDAY:
5:00 & 7:00 p.m.
EASTER SUNDAY - 8:00, 9:30, & 11:00 a.m.
SUNDAY SCHOOL & BIBLE CLASSES
(September - May)
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

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