Planning on buying a Christmas wreath? Want to save money AND support our Youth? A former member of the Ascension Youth Group reflected on her summer mission trip: “One year ago I embarked on a journey that changed the course of my life. I will forever be grateful to everyone who went with me and has continued … Continue reading Christmas Wreath Fundraiser
What would deep soul peace feel like? What would you need to know? What would others see on the outside? Continue reading Peace?
When were you last in a situation in which you felt you didn’t belong? Why? What connects us to others? This weekend we continue in our ‘Think Worldview’ series, exploring the Apostle’s Creed. To help us experience ‘the holy catholic Church, the communion of saints’ we are very glad to welcome Carrie Klukas+ (Friday 6.30-8.30pm) and … Continue reading Belonging?
Middle School Friday Night 6.30-8.30pm. Continuing our exploration of the Apostle’s Creed we turn to ‘I believe in the Holy Spirit.’ As well as singing what is possibly my favorite Ascension song, we will be exploring profound truths… with balloons. High School Saturday Afternoon 4-6pm. ‘May the Son on us bestow all gifts that from … Continue reading This Weekend
In addition to: Friday 6.30-8.30pm, Middle School Youth Group. Continuing to compare the Narcissists Creed with the Apostles Creed + Videos + Stories + Games. Saturday 4-6pm, High School Youth Group. Two Creeds: One Camera-Phone Scavenger Hunt + Dinner with BHs (finishing at 7.40pm) We are also invited to join the Christ Church Fox Chapel … Continue reading BONUS Event: Aliens, in Fox Chapel, on Saturday 8-11pm!
We begin our main Fall Series this weekend: ‘Think Worldview’. We will be taking off our cultural-assumptions-spectacles and letting the Apostle’s Creed transform us by the renewing of our minds. ‘Think Worldview’ is a seven-session series that takes us up to Thanksgiving. Our first gathering will involve imagining a ‘Creed of Self-Advancement’ so feel free … Continue reading 4 Things You (May) Need To Know
BONUS EVENT! Middle Schoolers are warmly invited to join the Stouts THIS SUNDAY for a fun-filled night of backyard games in the dark. Wear dark clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty (hiding behind bushes and things tends to give grass stains:😎 ) Kick the Can Zipline bowling Hide and Seek All fun. … Continue reading Sunday 10/9 @7pm Old School Outdoor Game Night and Apple Dumplings @ The Stouts
Having spent session one identifying our anxieties, and session two examining a range of ‘secret strategies’ for struggling with stress, this final pre-Parish-Retreat session offers Peace At Last. Both Middle & High School groups will be interviewing their own guest who has wrestled with anxieties and can share what God has shared with them. This is … Continue reading Peace At Last
Middle Schoolers (6.30-8.30 on Friday) can look forward to an ice cream bar and fruit. Parents gathering for the 6.30-8.30 Friday night Parenting Teenagers Course will enjoy the finest snacks that Trader Joes has to offer, with tea & coffee etc. Sign up here! High Schoolers (4-6pm on Saturday) are invited back to my house afterwards where … Continue reading Food News
“Hearing other parents is reassuring, and finding the tools to use is brilliant.” The Parenting Teenagers Course is a series of five sessions designed to help parents and carers of 11 to 18-year-olds equip their teenagers for life by looking at: – Keeping the End in Mind – Meeting our Teenagers’ Needs – Setting Boundaries … Continue reading TPTC