Senior Week

Graduation is almost upon us. Let me be the first to tell you how excited I am for you! I am so honored to have been your youth pastor! We want to take the next few months and celebrate with you on this milestone achievement! Please mark your calendars and plan to attend each of these senior events listed below:

Senior Lunch with TJ Joy | Sunday, March 5, 2017
Time: 12:30pm | Location: The Basement of the B Building

All seniors are invited to a free lunch with your future college pastor- TJ Joy. You will be introduced to our College Ministry team and hear how you can get plugged into the College Ministry after you graduate! Even if you plan to go away to college, we want the FBCW College Ministry to be your ministry home when you come back for breaks!
If you are going to attend this free lunch, you need to RSVP to jennifer.skinner@fbcw.net no later than Sunday, February 26, 2017.

KSU Campus Ministry + Kairos | Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Time: 4:30pm & 7:30pm | Location: KSU Campus & The Warehouse

Join TJ and the College Ministry team on-campus at KSU for an afternoon of college-campus evangelism. This will be an incredible time to do ministry alongside the College Ministry and attend the College Worship service- Kairos that evening. Meet outside the Warehouse at 4:30pm to carpool over to the KSU campus.
Please email julia.hoenstine@fbcw.net if you are planning to attend the KSU Campus Ministry event.

Senior Graduate Recognition | Sunday, May 7, 2017
Time 9:30am | Location: Worship Center

Pastor Johnny has devoted this morning to recognizing our Class of 2017 graduates. You will be recognized during the 9:30 service in the Worship Center. Those wishing to be recognized in this service are asked to meet on the 3rd floor foyer in the W building no later than 8:45 a.m. that morning and wear business casual. Jeans, shorts, t-shirts, and short skirts/dresses are not appropriate.
Please email jennifer.skinner@fbcw.net by Wednesday, May 3rd to add your name to the list!

Senior Graduate Banquet | Sunday, May 7, 2017
Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm | Location: Fellowship Hall in the A Building

This is the most special time of the year for seniors. Seniors receive a special gift from the High School Ministry, participate in a unique blessing ceremony by parents, family, and mentors, and are served a wonderful meal. In order to participate in the blessing ceremony, a parent, significant male influence or other mentor in the student’s life is required to attend just one of three training dates. If the adult presenting the blessing will be a female, please have them attend the March 22nd training with Jenn Skinner.

Please choose from one of the following dates and RSVP to jennifer.skinner@fbcw.net

The dates are:
Wednesday, March 8 | 6:00pm | Warehouse, room HS-4 led by Jey Willis
Wednesday, March 15 | 6:00pm | Warehouse, room HS-4 led by Jey Willis
Wednesday, March 22 | 6:00pm | Warehouse, room HS-4 led by Jey Willis & Jenn Skinner                                                                                                                  

The cost for the banquet is free to the senior and $18 per person for parents and guests. Payment should be received in the HS office by April 26. Checks should be made out to FBCW. Family members/friends/relatives are encouraged to attend. Tables will seat 8 people, please let us know if you need additional seats at your table.

All families are encouraged to decorate your student’s table for that evening. The tables will be ready for decorating beginning at 3:00pm. Decorating ideas include, but are not limited to, school colors, future college colors, pictures and items representing their favorite hobbies/sports.

We will be creating a slideshow of our seniors this year. Please submit a baby picture and senior picture to fbcwclassof2017@gmail.com by April 26th. If they are not received by then, we cannot guarantee that your child’s pictures will make the slideshow!

Call 678-494-2846 or email jennifer.skinner@fbcw.net to RSVP NO LATER than Wednesday, April 26.
You are not guaranteed a table after this date. Please indicate how many, including the student, will be attending.

Senior Night at Stars and Strikes | Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Time: 6:30pm-9:00pm | Location: Stars and Strikes in Woodstock

Bring your friends and come hang out with the High School staff at Stars and Strikes! Free bowling for all seniors, bring money if you want to buy food!
Email jennifer.skinner@fbcw.net by Wednesday, May 3rd, if you’re planning to come so we will have enough bowling lanes reserved!

Senior Night at Epicenter | Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Time: 6:30pm | Location: Warehouse
At this extremely special night at Epicenter, the seniors lead the charge as they encourage the future junior class and underclassmen with what they learned through their high school career and how God used them to impact their school and community. A senior will speak that night and all seniors will be involved in planning.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the High School Ministry office at 678-494-2846 or by email at jennifer.skinner@fbcw.net.

Looking forward to seeing you during these exciting times!