If you are like me, you understand the importance of peer-based Christian gatherings. It has been a few years since we as area churches have intentionally have gathered our youth together in one location. It is my hope that you will join us for an “Areawide Youth Event” at Camp Caudle on Sunday May 5th, 2019. This is a great opportunity to gather together before the busyness of Summer takes over. We hope to see you there!!
5:00 pm - A time of Worship
5:30 pm - A time of Prayer, Scripture reading and devotional thought.
6:15 pm - Food and fellowship. The menu: tacos/taco salads.
7:00 pm - End of Event
Who: Area Youth (students and support adults) 6th -12th Grades
Cost: Free (we want as many students to join in as possible): WSYM Parents have organized a list on Facebook about what to bring.
Who to contact?
Mark Hixson 479.225.2022
Where? Camp Caudle 857 State Rte 164 N, Hector, AR 72843
Looking forward to this fellowship,
Hey WSYM Families and Friends!
Won't you join us this Sunday in the Cornerstone for lunch and a presentation? This event will take place following morning worship services and will conclude around 1:00 pm. The invitation is for any student, family, volunteer or future student, family or volunteer of the West Side Youth Ministry. Come and review 2018/19 and discuss Summer 2019. We might even take a sneak peek into Fall 2019 Food will be provided, but we need to have a basic headcount. Please fill out the form.
When: Sunday, April 28 - Lunch
Who: Anyone engaged with the Youth Ministry program.
Bring: Yourself and Family
Young Christians Weekend - Need to know Info
We are taking a fun trip to Silver Dollar City for Young Christians' Weekend on April 6th - 7th. Thrill rides! Concerts! Awesomeness! The cost is $75+food. This seems to be one of our larger group participation trips. We have a good group going this year.
Who: Grades 6-12
When: April 6th - 7th
Cost: $75 + food. (If you're a SDC season pass holder the cost is $25 + food, the cost includes Hotel cost split and ticket)
Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel: 245 N Wildwood Dr, Branson, MO 65616 (same location a previous years)
Activity Release Form. Every student must have one on file (printed & signed) in the West Side office to attend. Mark can let you know if your student already has one on file.
Saturday, April 6, 2019
7:30 AM: Depart for Silver Dollar City
11:00 AM: Arrive at Silver Dollar City (Students should bring own money for meals)
6:30ish - 9:00pm - Dinner and walk around Branson Landing: Students will be in groups and should bring own money for meals)
10:00pm: Settle into lodging
Sunday, April 8, 2019
*8:30 AM: Worship @Hotel
9:00 AM: Silver Dollar City
4:00 PM: Depart for West Side
7:15 PM: Arrive for parents to pick up (this time might adjust depending on traffic)
Hey all, Jon had this idea for us to do as a group. The NCAA - March Madness Bracket.
So, jump in and fill one out. Winner gets bragging rights.
This message is from Mark Hixson who is challenging you to play Tournament Challenge on ESPN.com.
Get in the action now:
West Side Youth Ministry has two major camps for each group. Our Jr. High group is encouraged to sign up for UPLIFT@Harding University June 8th - 13th. Our Sr. High group is encouraged to sign up for IMPACT@Lipscomb University June 17th - 22nd. Both Jr. High and Sr. High students are encouraged to sign up for RiverValleyWeek@CampCaudle July 7th - 13th. We are supplementing the cost of these camps through our youth budget. As always if attendance is limited by funding please let Mark, Chad, Chance, Mark B., James Cole or Bill Grant know and we can work out a solution.
March 10: Share Group 5:00pm (no meal)
March 17: Share Group 5:00pm(no meal)
March 24: Share Group Lunch after Services (Bring your own lunch)
March 31: Share Group 5:00pm - Gym Game Night (Pizza Night Bring $3)
April 8th - 9th - YCW - No SHARE GROUP meeting
Key dates to remember:
April 28 - "ALL CALL" - WSYM Families LUNCH in Cornerstone
May 19 - Senior Sunday
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