FALL 2019 ACTIVITIES
Sunday School - Sunday Mornings – 10:00-11:00 a.m. – Family Life Center Lobby
The Big Picture: Students grade 6-12 meet in the Family Life Center lobby each Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m. for breakfast and fellowship before splitting into separate Sunday School Classes.
Unite – Wednesday Nights - September 4 – December 4
The Big Picture: Join us on Wednesday nights during the school year for food, fellowship, learning, and fun! Adults, children, and students can UNITE for a delicious, reasonably priced meal, share meaningful conversation and experience faith development. UNITE is a place to grow in your faith and form lasting relationships in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Visit fccedmond.org/unite for more info.
When: We will NOT meet October 16 or November 27.
Sunday, August 18 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. – Waterpalooza
The Big Picture: We are kicking off the fall semester right, with an afternoon of water fun! Come ready to get wet and have fun – plans include water-balloon-capture-the-flag, slip-‘n-slide-kickball, snowcones, and more! This event is free and registration is not required. Please weare a swimsuit or clothes you can get wet in and a towel. Light snacks will be provided. Transportation is not provided. We will have 3 adult chaperones present.
When: We will start at 1:00pm and finish at 3:00pm
Where: FCC Lawn
Sunday, September 8 – 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Trivia Night Fundraiser
The Big Picture: Gather a team of SIX players of any age and come ready to have some fun. Join us for entertainment, childcare, pizza, drinks, and maybe even some special prizes. Feel free to bring additional snacks for your table. Proceeds benefit the Student Ministries Mission Fund and Children’s Ministry. Cost is $20 per player with pre-registration or $25 at the door. Wear comfortable clothes. Food is provided. Transportation is not provided. We will not have adult chaperones present.
When: Meet at 5:00. We will be done at 8:00.
Where: Fellowship Hall
Sunday, September 15 – 12:15 – 6:00 p.m. – Interfaith Youth Tour
The Big Picture: Join us as we travel to three different houses of worship to learn about and experience different faiths functioning together in an atmosphere of fellowship, peace, respect, and acceptance. Cost is $25 per person (scholarships are available upon request). Registration is required before August 28 at fccedmond.org/register. Please wear "church clothes". Light snacks will be provided. We will meet at the church and take church buses to the event sites. There will be 4 adult chaperones present.
When: Meet at 12:15. We will be back by 6:00.
Where: Meet in the Family Life Center Lobby
Sunday, October 6 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. – Labyrinth
The Big Picture: We’re going to walk the labyrinth at UCO. This is a great opportunity to encounter God in a different and special way. Not familiar with labyrinths? It’s basically a simple walking path constructed to invite reflection and meditation. But don’t worry - you will experience this together with your church family and be guided through the whole process.
When: Meet at 1:00. We will be done at 3:00. This event is free and registration is not required. Please wear comfortable clothes. Food and transportation will not be provided. We will have 2 adult chaperones present.
Where: Family Life Center Lobby
Saturday, October 19 – Serve Our City Saturday
The Big Picture: We are partnering with our Outreach Team to volunteer with different projects around Edmond to continue to show our community that we are Here for Good.
When: More Details Coming Soon! This event is free of charge. Registration, attire, transportation and chaperone detail will be posted closer to the event. Food is not provided.
Where: More Details Coming Soon
Sunday, October 27 – 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. – Children’s Ministry Trunk or Treat
The Big Picture: Come pass out candy and have fun helping with our Children’s Ministry Trunk or Treat. You can bring and decorate a car or just come help out. This event is free and registration is required before October 20 at fccedmond.org/register. Food is provided. Please dress in costume. Transportation and adult chaperones will not be provided.
When: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Where: FCC Parking Lot
Sunday, November 10 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. – Dodgeball
The Big Picture: If you can dodge a wrench you can dodge a ball! Come join us for an afternoon of fun for playing dodgeball and learn the 5 Ds of dodgeball: dodge, duck, dip, dive, and dodge! There is no cost to participate and registration is not required. Wear comfortable clothes. Transportation and food will not be provided. Three adult chaperones will be present.
When: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Where: FCC Gym
Sunday, November 17 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. – Hanging of the Greens Rehearsal
The Big Picture: Our Hanging of the Greens Service is just around the corner, December 1. Join us in the Sanctuary as we begin preparations for this special service marking the beginning of Advent. This event is free and registration is not required. Wear comfortable clothes. Food and transportation are not provided. Two adult chaperones will be present.
When: Meet in the Sanctuary at 1:00. We will finish at 3:00
Sunday, December 1 – 4:30 – 8:00 p.m. – Hanging of the Greens Service
The Big Picture: Each year we celebrate the beginning of the advent season with this special youth-led service. We will meet in the Sanctuary at 4:30 for a final rehearsal and share a meal together before the service at 6:30. The evening finishes with a light reception. This event is free and registration is not required. Two adult chaperones will be present. More info to be announced.
When: Meet in the Sanctuary at 4:30
Saturday, January 11 – Snowball “Christmas” Party – Save The Date Now! More Details Coming Soon.