Posts with the tag “family-ministry”
October Parents Night Out
by Aaron Achartz on September 22nd, 2023
Parents with kids ages 2-10 years old are invited to participate in our next Parents Night Out on Friday, October 13 from 5:30pm – 8:30pm. Parents Night Out gives parents of young kids the opportunity to have an evening with friends, go out to dinner, go on a date, or just have an evening to themselves while knowing their kids are well taken care of and enjoying a night at All Saints filled with g...
September Parent and Child Playdate
by Aaron Achartz on September 3rd, 2023
Every month, parents and their kids are invited to All Saints for a playdate. This takes place after a Sunday service. All Saints provides the activities and space for kids to explore and play together as well as the opportunity for parents to meet and connect. Our next playdate is September 17th. Each month, we also provide treats for everyone to enjoy. We hope to see you there for some fun, toys...
Volunteer with Kids or Youth
by Aaron Achartz on August 31st, 2023
All Saints has awesome family ministry programs. In order for these programs to be successful, we need individuals who are willing to spend some time enriching the lives of our All Saints kids and youth. You will be provided with age appropriate training and will go through a background check. You don’t need to be a teacher in order to influence the lives of young people, you just have to be willi...
Register for Crossroads Confirmation
by Aaron Achartz on August 28th, 2023
“Do not conform any longer to the patterns of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” – Romans 12:2 In our world today, we are bombarded with sources telling us what believe, who to support, and what sides to take. It can be overwhelming for anyone, but especially a young person who is just starting to figure out where they stand and what they believe. This year at Crossroad...
Harmony – Kids Connection for September
by Aaron Achartz on August 27th, 2023
For kids, a new school year is the beginning of a lot of new things. For many it means having a new teacher, starting a new grade, and getting used to a new schedule. For others it might mean they are going to a new school and need to make new friends. Starting September 10, we are kicking off a new year of Kids Connection with a focus on friendships new and old.Humans were created to be in relati...
Final Week to Register for Day Camp
by Aaron Achartz on May 19th, 2023
The school year is coming to a close, which means we are that much closer to Day Camp (formerly Vacation Bible School or VBS)! Day Camp is a week long experience for kids ages 3-5th grade filled with games, crafts, Bible stories, songs, and fun. Each day will focus on a different bible story and as well as activities that kids will be talking about the whole summer. This year we have the privilege...
Raise Your Game - Kids Connection for May
by Aaron Achartz on May 5th, 2023
Whether you are a kid watching the Mario movie for the first time or an adult that grew up on the Super Mario Bros video games, you know that Mario gets a lot of help from his friends or power-ups to defeat Bowser. Though our life struggles are not the same as Mario’s, we get help with our struggles too.This month at Kids Connection we will learn that we can always count on God to be there with us...
Parents Night Out - May
by Aaron Achartz on April 27th, 2023
Parents with kids ages 2-10 years old are invited to participate in our next Parents Night Out. Parents Night Out gives parents of young kids the opportunity to have a night with friends, go out to dinner, go on a date, or just have a night to themselves while knowing their kids are well taken care of and enjoying a night at All Saints filled with games, crafts, snacks and a movie.Parents Night ou...
Community Garden - Kids Connection for April
by Aaron Achartz on March 31st, 2023
Have you ever been a part of a community garden? People from all walks of life come together to grow plants, vegetables, and fruits. In a community garden, each person has a little plot of land. If one person doesn’t take care of their plot of land, it affects the whole garden. A community garden takes humility.All April long in Kids Connection, we will be talking about humility. Humility is putti...
by Aaron Achartz on March 10th, 2023
Our next playdate is Sunday, March 19 after the service. The last couple of playdates have been great, and parents and kids are enjoying our new parent and child space. If you are a parent of a small child, join us for the next playdate to connect with other parents and give your kids a chance to play together. The day of the playdate we will also have YoYo Donuts and beverages available.If you ha...
Work in Progress: Redo, Rewrite, Restore - Kids Connection for March
by Aaron Achartz on March 3rd, 2023
March is all about forgiveness. We all make mistakes and do something that we need forgiveness for. Whether you need forgiveness or need to forgive, it doesn’t always come easily. However, we can always look to Jesus to teach us all about forgiveness.All month long at Kids Connection, we will talk about people in the Bible who needed forgiveness and the ones who needed to forgive others. We will l...
Day Camp at All Saints
by Aaron Achartz on March 2nd, 2023
Kids age 3 through 5th grade are invited to join us for day camp (formerly Vacation Bible School) in June. Day camp is full of fun crafts, games, songs, and more. This year we have partnered with Green Lake Lutheran Ministries who will be sending out counselors to lead day camp for us.For Preschool age kids, day camp will be from 9am-noon. For Kindergarten through 5th grade kids, day camp is from ...
Think Tank - Kids Connection for January
by Aaron Achartz on January 6th, 2023
After a few weeks off for the holidays, Kids Connection will resume on January 8...
by Aaron Achartz on January 4th, 2023
Now that the holidays are over and the ground is covered in snow, it gets harder to connect with others and find things for families to do. Many families have already been taking advantage of your new parent and child space off of our fellowship hall.On Sunday, January 29 after the worship service, we will be hosting a playdate for families with young kids. We will provide toys, crafts, and snacks...
Register for Green Lake Bible Camp
by Aaron Achartz on January 3rd, 2023
Kids and youth of all ages are invited to come to camp this summer...
March Wellness Focus: Spiritual WellnessDay Camp at All SaintsDonate for Easter FlowersWork in Progress: Redo, Rewrite, Restore - Kids Connection for MarchClara Schumann PiecesPB&J (Pizza, Beverage & Justice) NightMarch PlaydateIntergenerational Serving at Feed My Starving ChildrenInspired Life Series: Ann PierceBehold the Darkness - Good Friday CantataAll Saints Increasing Partnership with ICAJoin Our Dedicated VolunteersThe Road: Featured Guest Alison YoungHoly Week ServicesCommunity Garden - Kids Connection for April
April 2023 NewsletterJoin Us for Our Easter EggstravaganzaLearn About Mental Health Connect ResourcesApril Wellness Focus: Intellectual WellnessApril PlaydateInspired Life Series: Beth DooleyRev. Kelly Chatman on April 30Thank You from ICAIntergenerational Serving Event this SaturdayInspired Life Series: Erin SharkeyStaff NewsMen's Breakfast Group ResumesUrban Ventures Spring Clean-Up DayParents Night Out - MayMental Health Connect Stories of Hope Breakfast
May 2023 NewsletterWhat is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month?May Wellness Focus: Physical WellnessSaints on Bikes Are Rolling Again!Raise Your Game - Kids Connection for MayMay PlaydateWhy is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebrated in May?Help Host Counselors During Day CampRainflower Project#MoreThanEnoughInspired Life Series: Rudi HargesheimerHow does the ELCA support multicultural ministries including those for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans?Final Week to Register for Day CampJoin the All Saints Knitting, Quilting and Crafting GroupSign Up as a Coffee HostWho are Some Notable Asian and Pacific Islanders in the ELCA?Postal Food Drive ResultBike & Ice Cream – Doesn’t Get Better Than That!
ICA Volunteer OpportunitiesJune 2023 NewsletterHelp All Saints Garden Come to Life This SummerJune Wellness Focus: Social WellnessGet Outside for Your Mental Health'Come Together' Virtual GatheringsJune Parent and Child PlaydateEnd of Fiscal Year Giving ReminderBubble Dance Party and Ice Cream SocialParents Night Out - July
Summer 2023 NewsletterAll Saints GardenUpcoming Study - Civic Life and FaithMHC Fundraiser – Bluegrass Music FestivalSaints on Bikes - Sovereign EstateJuly Wellness Focus: Financial WellnessOvergrown - New Sermon SeriesJuly PlaydateUpcoming Study – Civic Life and FaithSaints on Bikes - Gateway/Brown Creek TrailFree Online Theology Class from St. Olaf CollegeFamily Fun: Forest Bathing♪♫ Join the Music Program ♫♪
August Wellness Focus: Emotional WellnessIntergenerational Potluck at the ParkFree DonutsSing with the Open ChoirAugust PlaydateSaints on Bikes - North Cedar Lake TrailWatch Meditation Videos on the All Saints AppServe at All SaintsFun at the Intergenerational PotluckHarmony – Kids Connection for SeptemberRegister for Crossroads ConfirmationJoin the Racial Justice GroupIntergenerational Fall PotluckVolunteer with Kids or Youth