Wednesday Nights at First

Wednesday Night Meals

cOST:
$5 Adults & Youth
$3 for ages 3 – 6 years
Free for age 2 and under

The entire community is invited most Wednesdays (September–May) from 5 – 6:15 p.m., for a tasty meal and great fellowship in Reformation Hall. 

Meals and fellowship provide an opportunity for our congregation to gather together both around God’s Word and in community to share in faith with our neighbors

  • Mar. 1     Ash Wednesday, No meal
  • Mar. 8     Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Potato Wedges
  • Mar 15    Beef Stroganoff
  • Mar 22    Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwiches, Jello Salad
  • Mar 29    Spaghetti, Tossed Salad, French Bread
  • Apr 5       Potato Bar, Fresh Fruit
  • Apr 12     No Meal- Holy Week
    • Join us for soup lunch or family dinners in Reformation Hall. The cost for either meal is $5 for adults, $3 for children age 3 – 6 years, with ages 2 and under free.
      • Noon Soup Lunches, noon – 1 p.m.
      • Evening Meal, 5 – 6:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nights @ First – Children

WOW Wednesdays

For preschool – 5th grade children

● Class for 3- & 4-year-olds is 6:30 – 7:15 p.m.
● Class for Kindergarten – 5th grade is 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

WOW is a mid-week experience for kids to connect with peers and to learn about God’s love. Class content is not duplicated from Sunday’s Scripture First lesson. No pre-registration is necessary, just come to the main sanctuary at 6:30. Parents are invited to attend Wednesday adult classes, women’s choir or help with WOW classes. For more information, please contact Heather Smith, Children's Minister, at hsmith@flcsf.org or 339-1983 ext 238.

Please note: Carol Choir for children in first through fourth grade meets each Saturday from 10:15 a.m. to Noon. No pre-registration required. Come join us!

 

Wednesday Nights @ First – Youth

MIDDLE SCHOOL

CHOIR & HANDBELLS for 5th – 8th Grades

Good Vibrations Handbells
4:30 – 5:15 p.m., Ali Hoffman, Director
Jubilant Singers, 5:30 – 6:20 p.m., Choir Room
Zachary Rygiel, Director
No musical experience is necessary, please join us.
For information please contact Shirley Barlow at 339-1983, ext. 261, or sbarlow@flcsf.org.

CONFIRMATION

Sixth- through ninth-grade youth attend confirmation on Wednesday nights throughout the school year. This time gives the youth a chance to learn about what it means to be a Lutheran and to dig deeper into their faith with the Bible, group discussions and worship.

For more information please contact Marnie Dahle Backer at 339-1983, ext. 204, or mdbacker@flcsf.org.

Confirmation Schedule:
 6th Grade: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
     • Wednesdays, Class Begins in the Gathering Room
7th & 8th Grade: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
     • Wednesday, Class begins in the Den (7th) & Fellowship Hall (8th)
9th Grade: 7:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Wednesday Class begins in the Friendship Room. 

HIGH SCHOOL

CHOIR & HANDBELLS 9th – 12th Grade

Belle Campane Handbells
4:30 – 5:15 p.m., Ali Hoffman, Director

FLYGHT Choir (First Lutheran Youth Growing in Harmony Together)
6:30 – 7:25 p.m. Zachary Rygiel, Director

No musical experience is necessary, come join us. 
For information please contact Shirley Barlow at 339-1983, ext. 261, or sbarlow@flcsf.org.

YOUTH GROUP

Wednesdays, 7:30 – 9 p.m. in Manos de Cristo
High school youth get together on Wednesdays to study the Bible, get to know each other, play, pray, attend gym nights and to learn how to be the “hands of Christ.”  Friends are always welcome. Also, join us for activity nights.

For more information please contact Marnie Dahle Backer at 339-1983, ext. 204, or mdbacker@flcsf.org.

Wednesday Nights @ First –Adults

Classes

Wednesday adult education classes meet from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., running concurrently with Confirmation and WOW for children. A variety of topics will be shared throughout the school year.

Choirs

Come, and bring a friend as we start a new year of music together. No auditions required. 

Adult Choir
Dr. Paul Nesheim, Director
Wednesdays, 7:35 - 9:05 p.m.
This adult mixed ensemble is open to anyone who would like to sing, college age and up. This group is a full choir, consisting of soprano, alto, tenor and bass parts, who sing a wide variety of music.

Women's Choir
Dr. Paul Nesheim, Director
Wednesdays 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Women college-age and up are invited to sing with this ensemble. This choir sings a wide variety of music.

For more information about the choirs, please contact Shirley Barlow at (605) 339-1983, ext. 261, or sbarlow@flcsf.org.