Hillyer Youth News: September 16

Hillyer Youth News: September 16

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This Week…

  • Friday, September 18Chi Rho will depart Hillyer at 4:00pm and head down to Camp Caroline for Fall Retreat.
    • They will return at 10:00am on Sunday, September 20, just in time for the Centennial Celebration!
    • Youth will need to bring money for dinner on Friday and breakfast on Sunday.
  • Sunday, September 20, there will be NO Sunday School or Regular Youth, but all are encouraged to attend the special Centennial Celebration at 10:30am, where General Minister and President of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), the Rev. Dr. Sharon E. Watkins will be preaching.

Future Sundays…

  • The Snack Supper Sign-Up Genius is up and running! Be sure to sign up for a Sunday! If you need creative ideas for snack supper food, please check out our Pinterest Board.
    • We especially need a volunteer for September 27!
    • Youth contribute $3 each for their meal. Reimbursement for food costs will come from those contributions.
  • Sunday, September 27, there will be Regular Youth (Hillyer Live at 4:15pm, Snack Supper at 6:00pm, and Youth from 6:30-7:30pm) for Chi Rho and JYF, but NO YOUTH for CYF.
    • Parents: at 6:30pm, you are invited to learn more about Faith Ministry and how they minister to the needs of children and families living along the Mexican border. Faith Ministry Executive Director, David Rodriguez, will travel from McAllen, TX to share ways Hillyer can help these needy families. In March 2016, Hillyer will send a team of volunteers to Reynosa, Mexico to work with Faith Ministry to build a house in that impoverished area.
  • Sunday, October 4, there will be Regular Youth (Hillyer Live at 4:15pm, Snack Supper at 6:00pm, and Youth from 6:30-7:30pm).
    • Prior to youth, at 12:00pm, the World Outreach Committee will host a meal packaging event in the fellowship hall. This is a fun activity for the whole family!
  • Sunday, October 11, there will be NO YOUTH, but all are encouraged to Sign Up for All-Church Retreat Friday, October 9 – Sunday, October 11 at Christmount in Black Mountain.
  • Sunday, October 18, there will be Regular Youth (Hillyer Live at 4:15pm, Snack Supper at 6:00pm, and Youth from 6:30-7:30pm).

Fall Retreats at Camp Caroline…

  • Friday, September 25CYF will depart Hillyer at 4:00pm and head down to Camp Caroline for Fall Retreat. They will return at 2:00pm on Sunday, September 27. Sign Up NOW by returning your completed form and $70 to Hillyer!

Pancake Fundraiser…

  • Saturday, October 17, there will be a Pancake Fundraiser at Applebees on Hillsborough St. from 8:00-10:00am. All monies raised will support youth missions and the David J. Bundy Memorial Youth Scholarship.
    • Volunteers are asked to arrive at 7:30am.
  •  Tickets are ON SALE and are $7 a piecepick up your tickets from Catherine and start selling! There will be a prize for the top seller!
    • So far, Madison Hammond is in the lead!

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