Sunday, May 8, there will be Youth Band Practice at 9:45am in the sanctuary. Please bring your instrument and music.
On Sunday, May 15, the youth band will play for the 9:00am and the 11:00am services. Please arrive at 8:30am and meet in the Youth Lounge ready to warm up.
Sunday, May 15, our youth will lead worship and we will celebrate our graduating seniors. Please see the timeline below:
8:30am: Youth Band and CYF worship leaders arrive
Youth Band will warm up in the Youth Lounge (JYF classroom) with Scott Dickinson.
CYF worship leaders will meet in the sanctuary to review the Pentecost skit, their parts of the service, and sound check.
9:00am: CYF worship leaders and Youth Band will lead worship.
We will need middle schoolers to be ushers and K-5 to help with collecting offering at both services. Please let Catherine or Susan know if you will be available.
9:45am: Youth Committee is providing breakfast for all youth worship participants in the Youth Lounge.
10:30am: Youth Band will warm up again in the Youth Lounge (JYF classroom) and middle school ushers will pass out bulletins at the sanctuary doors.
10:45am: Seniors will line up in the Fellowship Hall for the processional.
Seniors will wear their caps and gowns for the 11:00am service.
Senior gifts will be distributed and the Bundy Scholarship will be presented at the 11:00am service.
11:00am: CYF worship leaders and Youth Band will lead worship.
6:00pm: Senior Dinner at Planter’s Walk Clubhouse (901 Lynnwood Rd
Knightdale, NC). Please RSVP to Catherine ASAP.
Seniors – don’t forget to submit your pictures!
Vacation Bible School…
Tuesday, July 5 through Friday, July 8, 2016 from 9:00am to noon Hillyer will host its second year of The Society of St. Andrew’s “Abundance Orchard” curriculum. This Vacation Bible School (VBS) includes daily Bible stories, recreation, music, crafts, snack, and a field trip to a community garden! VBS is open to children age 3-years to those currently in 5th grade. We would also love to work with volunteers who have completed 6th grade and older! (Volunteers ages 18 and older will be asked to submit a Hillyer-sponsored background check). Our registration deadline is Sunday, June 5. Please complete one form per child (paper registration forms are located in the church office). If you have any questions, please contact Susan.
Durham Bulls Outing…
Saturday, July 30, there will be an All-Church Durham Bulls Outing! We hope you will plan to join us cheer on the Bulls as they take on the Louisville Bats! Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online or through the church office. The game starts at 6:35pm and your ticket(s) will be located at Will Call. Please contact Catherine if you have any questions.
Hillyer provides transportation to camps with 4 or more youth registered. Transportation is first come, first serve and will be finalized by May 15. After May 15, youth will only be able to be added as space allows. Otherwise, youth are responsible for their own transportation.