A glimpse of what we’re working on in Encounter confirmation.

Encounter Confirmation Sunday, April 22

Family Night April 18th
Families are invited to join us on Wednesday, April 18th. Please RSVP to let us know how many will be joining us from your family http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050e4eaeaa2b0-april
Confirmation Sunday, April 22
We will be celebrating Confirmation of our 8th grade students during worship at 10:30 on Sunday, April 22th. 7th Grade students will be leading the Apostle’s Creed during the service.

Parent Night January 10th

Encounter will not meet this Wednesday, January 3rd. We look forward to resuming our regular schedule on Wednesday January, 10th at 6:00 pm. Parents are invited to meet at Sugar River from 7:00-8:00 for Parent Night on January 10th. This is a great opportunity to connect with other parents and work together on a project at our church home.
Parent Nights Spring 2018 
January 10th
7:00-8:00 |  Parent Team Activity-Service Project
February 14th
Time TBA | Ash Wednesday Service
April 18th
6:00-8:00 | Family Night | Confirmation Rehearsal for 8th Graders including parents | 7th  grade parents will meet separately with activity

December 20

7th Grade: Was Jesus of Nazareth God? John 14:7; Colossians 1:15a

8th Grade: Did Jesus know he was God? Matthew 4:1; 1 Corinthians 8:6; Colossians 2:9

November 22, 2017

Encounter is not meeting Wednesday, 11/22. Happy Thanksgiving!

November 15, 2017

7th Grade: Who wrote the Bible, God or humans? 2 Timothy 3:16 

8th Grade: Mentor Night-mentors and students will spend time together doing an activity they choose. 

Reminder: We are not meeting next week, November 22. Happy Thanksgiving!

November 8, 2017

7th Grade: What the heck is prevenient grace and do I have to learn geometry to be Methodist? Ephesians 2:8-9; Revelation 3:20

8th Grade: If a Methodist sings out of tune, does it mean they’re not perfect? Matthew 25:31-46 Next Week is Mentor Night

Family Night-Faith Covenant

Join us for Encounter Family Night on Wednesday, November 1st. This will be an opportunity for parents and students to consider how they will Connect, Grow, and Serve at Sugar River this year and also a chance to get to know other Encounter families. We will start with dinner and an activity at 6:00 and then transition to the program at 6:45.

Please RSVP  by Sunday, October 29 so we can prepare a place for your family. If you are only able to join us for the program, please note that in the comments. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050e4eaeaa2b0-encounter2

No Encounter This Week

No Encounter this week-enjoy your school break =) See you next week for Family Night on Wednesday, November 1!

October 18, 2017

7th Grade: Did the Methodist church really start with some holier-than-thou teenagers?1 Peter 1:14b-16 

8th Grade: What actually happens when Methodists are on a mission? Luke 4:18-21; John 20:21 

Looking ahead: We are off Wednesday, October 25. See you at Family Night on Wednesday, November 1.

October 11, 2017

7th Grade: Why should I pray the Lord’s Prayer when it feels like I’m just going through the motions? Matthew 6:7, 9-13

8th Grade: Why should I pray when God doesn’t answer all my prayers? 1 Thessalonians 5:17