Confirmation is offered on Wednesday evenings (7-8pm) beginning September 11, or Sunday mornings (9:15-10:15am) beginning September 15. Though classes are on a very similar schedule, we prefer families commit to either Wednesday or Sunday classes.
6th Grade Step it Up
Just for incoming 6th graders, we will be hosting “6th Grade Step It Up”, a family dinner, orientation meeting for parents and games and fun for your 6th grader. We sure hope you will join us. During the informational meeting, you will receive information about confirmation classes and schedules, other youth activities and ways youth can serve. If you can’t make it on August 17, we will be having an alternate informational meeting on Sunday, August 18, at 10:30 in the Chapel.
6th Grade Step It Up August 16, 6-11 pm, Activity Center
6 – 7 pm Family Dinner and informational meeting for parents
7 – 11 pm Fun and get-to-know-you games for your 6th grader only. Please return at 11 pm to pick up your happy and tired student.
Confirmation Parent Meetings
Middle School Parents: Sunday, August 18, at 10:30 am in the chapel.
High School Parents: Sunday, September 8 at 6:30 pm in the gathering place
Confirmation, or Affirmation of Faith, provides an opportunity for the individual Christian, relying on God’s promise given in Baptism, to make a personal public profession of the faith and a lifelong pledge of faithfulness to Christ.
Confirmation at Bethany is a
Objective: To learn what it means to belong to the Christian faith including experiencing Prayer and HABITS that grow you as a Christian.
Objective: To dig deeper into the How, Why, & What you believe as Lutherans.
Objective: To question, wrestle and develop your faith in a safe, faith-based environment so you can develop skills to be a blessing to others.
Now What? — Application
Objective: Putting it all together and tackling how we can live out the Bethany Mission Statement by joining a small group. Learn what it means to live in community with others as you grow together as followers of Jesus ready to believe, belong and bless.
Living as Disciples– Application
Objective: Continue in small groups, learning what it means to be a disciple as they continue to believe, belong, and bless. Students will also prepare to declare their faith in the spring of this year.
Students will be confirmed in the spring of their