"Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity." - 1 Timothy 4:12
Calvary has many options for our youth to be involved, starting at a young age and taking them into adulthood.
Pathways offers summer camp opportunities for youth of all ages, from elementary aged students through high school.
Pathways is a Bible Camp Corporation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Pathways camps and programs are used by over 150 churches in northwestern Minnesota.
Faith Milestones for Calvary Lutheran Youth
- 3rd Grade-Confirmation enrollment; receive Bibles; Understanding your Bible
- 4th Grade-Jr. Ushers
- 5th Grade-Communion Process with Altar Guild; receive First Communion
- 6th Grade-Prayer Study
- 7th Grade-Memory Work, Old Testament & Gospel of Mark Study; Confirmation Camp; Worship Reports
- 8th Grade-Memory Work, New Testament & Life of Jesus Study; Jesus Christ Superstar movie; Acolyte; Worship Reports
- 9th Grade-Memory Work; Wednesday night Confirmation Classes; Worship Reports; Honoring Your Neighbor Faith; ELCA; Reformation; True Love Waits; Passion of the Christ movie; Luther movie; Interview with Pastor concerning Faith Statements
- 10th Grade-Confirmation Mentoring Process; Faith Statements; Rite of Confirmation