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Slingshot Entertainment!

slingshot2 Sunday, March 13, 4-7pm

Join us for an afternoon of fun at Slingshot Entertainment! They have “the Largest Indoor Ninja Obstacle Course In The United States!” Meet us there at 3:45, bring $20 & a friend!

Cost: $20/person (includes pizza dinner)

6344 Cash Court Northwest
Norcross, GA 30071

*go to their website to sign their waiver: slingshotplay.com

Questions? call us! 404-591-2470

 


Walk Thru The Bible

walk-thru-the-bible-350x300Take A Walk. Change The World.

Take a walk with us as Walk Thru The Bible Ministries leads us in walking through the Old Testament. Yes, it is possible to learn the unfolding story of the Old Testament in one day! This interactive experience for the whole family, grade 3 and above, will ignite a fresh passion for the Scriptures throughout the church! Steve Keyes, Aaron Keyes’ father, will be the presenter.

Saturday, March 5th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
$20 per person; $50 max per family (Includes all day seminar and lunch)

REGISTER HERE


Football & Froo Froo: STS Super Bowl Party

superbowl promo Football & Froo Froo

Sunday, February 7: 6pm-3rd quarter

All 5th-12th grade families: join us for an awesome night together in STS.

Bring your favorite appetizer & join us for a SuperBowl Party. We’ll watch the game in The Loft. For anyone who does not want to watch the game, we’ll have “Froo Froo” fun setup in The Den (girly movie, nails, etc.).

Parents, if you’re dropping your kids off, please pick up at the end of the 3rd quarter.

We can’t wait to see you!

If you have any questions, please call the STS Office: 404-591-2470

 


STS Christmas Parties!

Every small group is going to have a Christmas party either Sunday, December 6 or 13.

Our table group leaders have organized some awesome parties for our students.

  • All 5th & 6th grade groups will have their Christmas parties in their classes Sunday morning, December 6
  • 7th & 8th grade girls: meet your leaders at the Marietta Square December 6 at 2pm for ice skating and Christmas fun.
    • Bring $12 for the ice skating and personal money for treats.
    • Adult Leaders: Virginia Harvin, Christy Grauley, Ruth Little, Mary Madison Jones, Gracie Earnest
  • 7th Grade Guys: Sun. Dec 6, 12-2pm, STS Café & Gym
    • Bring $5 for pizza lunch
    • Bring a gift ($5)
    • Adult leaders: Mark Huffman, Charlie Baxter, Joey Witt
  • 8th Grade Guys: Sun. Dec. 13, 5:30 pm, Tomana’s home (1144 Ives Court NE, Atlanta, GA 30319)
    • Adult Leaders: Merik Tomana, Shawn Smith, Daniel Lavori
  • 9th Grade Girls: Sun. Dec 6, 5 pm, Yogurtland, W. Paces Ferry
    • Bring a white elephant gift ($5 limit)
    • Adult leaders: Miriam Camp, Sara Valencia, Ashley Wille
  • 9th Grade Guys: Sun. Dec 13, 6:30 pm. Mullen’s home (1 Qant Quarters Terrace, Marietta, GA 30068)
    • Pizza, popcorn, games and a Christmas classic- Elf!
    • Adult leaders: Tripp Mullen, Charles Heydt
  • 10th Grade Girls: Sun. Dec 6, 12:30 pm, Newton’s home (4605 Brook Hollow Rd, Atlanta, GA 30327)
    • Lunch provided
    • Bring your Bible & a wrapped ornament for a gift game
    • Adult leaders: Dawn Newton, Mary Lyn Huffman, Paige Farley
  • 10th Grade Guys: Sun. Dec 13, 5pm, Waffle House & ELF
    • Drop Off 5pm @ West Village Waffle House: 4458 Atlanta Rd Smyrna, GA 30080
    • Pick Up between 8-9pm at Settembrini’s: 2045 Village Station Xing SE Smyrna, GA 30080
    • Adult Leaders: Nathan Settembrini
  • 11th Grade Guys: Sun. Dec 13, 12:15-2pm, lunch at Flying Biscuit
    • Adult Leaders: Mark Newton, Jonathan Youssef
  • 11-12 Grade Girls: Sun. Dec 6, 6pm Tacos & Tequilas
    • Bring $ for dinner & a plate of your favorite cookies for a cookie swap!
    • Adult Leaders: Andrea Shelton, Ellen Hill, Kristin Waites
  • 12th Grade Guys: Sun. Dec 13, 6pm, Houston’s, P’tree St.
    • Dress up & bring $ for dinner
    • Adult Leaders: Jay Moore, Ryan Garrett

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RADIATE Weekend

5th & 6th Graders, save the date:

November 6-7, 2015

for our Annual Radiate Weekend!

“Run the Race”

Join us for Radiate Weekend for an exciting time of fellowship and discipleship designed for 5th- 6th grade students. We will kick off the weekend with dinner, games and a large group worship service. Friday night, November 6, after worship STS Students will stay the night at The Church of The Apostles.

Our speakers for the weekend are Mark Johnston and Chad Cannon. They will be teaching from Hebrews 12:1, “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.”

Drop Off/ Pick Up

Students should arrive at COTA between 5:00 -6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 6. Students should be picked up from COTA after our worship time on Saturday evening November 7 at 8:15 p.m. On Sunday morning students will attend their regular Sunday school activities.

Cost: $50/student (includes all food, transportation, activities and a t-shirt)

Online registration for this event has closed. Please call Jenny in the STS Office with any questions: (404) 591-2470.

 

Schedule:
Friday, 11/6/15
5:00 – 6:00 pm: Sign in
6:00 pm: Dinner in STS
6:45 pm: Games & recreation
7:15 pm: Teaching time
9:00 pm: Fun & fellowship
11:00 pm: Lights out!
 
Saturday, 11/7/15
9:00 am: Breakfast in STS
10:00 am: Teaching time
11:00 am: Fun & fellowship
12:00 pm: Lunch
1:00 – 4:30 pm: Malibu Grand Prix
5:30 pm: Dinner in STS
6:30 pm: Games & recreation
7:15 pm: Teaching time
8:15 pm: Parents pick up at COTA

TWISTS

This Week in STS {9.6.15 – 9.13.15}

Sunday, September 6:

5th – 12th graders, join us in The Gym for worship and large group teaching with Ryan.

The Loft will be closed for a surprise to be unveiled for Promotion Sunday, Sept. 13!

Wednesday, September 9:

5th-12th graders, join us in The Den for worship and large group teaching!

Sunday, September 13:

This Sunday is going to be AWESOME!

Pancakes are back. {Served at 8:45 am in The Cafe}

The surprise in The Loft is going to be unveiled.

Classes are officially promoting.

After worship and teaching in The Loft, we’re back to our table groups led by adult volunteers.

9-13-15

We can’t wait to see you!

Also, you and your family are invited to join us from 5:00 – 6:30 pm in The Loft for dinner and a “Meet the Garretts” evening.


TWISTS

This Week in STS {8.30.15 – 9.6.15}

Sunday, August 30:

We invite you, STS Families, to join us for a joint Family Service for Children’s Ministry and Student Ministry families. This gives us the opportunity to worship together at the beginning of the school year, introduce key ministry staff, set the vision for the coming year, and pray together as families.

We’ll gather in the STS Gym from 9:00 – 9:15 a.m.. Light refreshments and coffee will be available. Starting at 9:15, worship will be led by our STS band, then Zack Carden, Director of Family Ministries, will share the vision for Family Ministries at The Church of The Apostles. He will also introduce our new Director of Student Ministries. We’ll close the service by praying together for our families and the coming year.

*Children’s Ministry (elementary age) will be watching Pilgrim’s Progress in room 420.

**All STS students (5th-12th grade) will be in the Family Service.

Braves

STS Families, we’re going to the Braves vs. Yankees game on Sunday, August 30 @ 1:35 pm!

Please contact the STS Office to reserve your tickets! (404) 591-2470 or jsessoms@apostles.org

Tickets: As of Thurs. 8/27/15 all tickets have been reserved. If you’d still like to join us for the Braves Game please email Jenny!

No Basketball

Wednesday, September 2:

Join us for family dinner in The Commons from 5:00 – 6:00 pm followed by fellowship, games, worship and Bible study in STS from 6:00 – 7:15 pm.

All 5th-12th graders will be in The Loft. After worship, Ryan will be teaching!

Sunday, September 6:

5th – 12th graders, join us in The Gym for worship and large group teaching with Ryan.

The Loft will be closed for a surprise to be unveiled for Promotion Sunday, Sept. 13!


TWISTS

This Week in STS {8/23/15 – 8/30/15}

Sunday, August 23:

Donuts served in the cafe at 8:45 am!

5th-12th grade students: after worship in The Loft, Zack Carden will be leading a Q&A Session with our new Director of Student Ministries, Ryan Garrett! We’d love for you to come meet him and hear his heart for STS!

basketball

High school guys, join David Nicholas for a fun afternoon of basketball!

4:30 – 6:00 pm in the STS Gym

Wednesday, August 26:

Marist School students – we’re praying for you on your first day of school!

Join us for family dinner in The Commons from 5:00 – 6:00 pm followed by fellowship, games, worship and Bible study in STS from 6:00 – 7:15 pm.

Sunday, August 30:

We invite you, STS Families, to join us for a joint Family Service for Children’s Ministry and Student Ministry families. This gives us the opportunity to worship together at the beginning of the school year, introduce key ministry staff, set the vision for the coming year, and pray together as families.

We’ll gather in the STS Gym from 9:00 – 9:15 a.m.. Light refreshments and coffee will be available. Starting at 9:15, worship will be led by our STS band, then Zack Carden, Director of Family Ministries, will share the vision for Family Ministries at The Church of The Apostles. He will also introduce our new Director of Student Ministries. We’ll close the service by praying together for our families and the coming year.

*Children’s Ministry (elementary age) will be watching Pilgrim’s Progress in room 420.

**All STS students (5th-12th grade) will be in the Family Service.

Braves

STS Families, we’re going to the Braves vs. Yankees game on Sunday, August 30 @ 1:35 pm!

Please contact the STS Office to reserve your tickets! (404) 591-2470 or jsessoms@apostles.org

Tickets: $10/each (we have Gen. Adm section)


TWISTS

This Week in STS {8/16/15 – 8/23/15}

Sunday, August 16:

Donuts served in the cafe at 8:45 am!

5th-6th grade students: after worship in The Loft, Mark will teach in The Den. He is continuing his series “What does it mean to be a Christian?”

7th-12th grade students: Zack Carden will be continuing the summer series in the Life of Peter. After his teaching time, our student leaders will lead their peers through in-depth discussion questions.

Monday, August 17:

Atlanta Classical School students – we’re praying for you on your first day of school!

Westminster students – we’re praying for you on your first day of school!

Tuesday, August 18:

Pace Academy students – we’re praying for you on your first day of school!

Lovett School students – we’re praying for you on your first day of school!

Wednesday, August 19:

Join us for family dinner in The Commons from 5:00 – 6:00 pm followed by fellowship, games, worship and Bible study in STS from 6:00 – 7:15 pm.

 

Sunday, August 23:

Donuts served in the cafe at 8:45 am!

5th-12th grade students: after worship in The Loft, Zack Carden will be leading a Q&A Session with our new Director of Student Ministries, Ryan Garrett! We’d love for you to come meet him and hear his heart for STS!

 

Coming up in STS…

Braves

STS Families, we’re going to watch the Braves vs. Yankees game on Sunday, August 30 @ 1:35 pm!

Please contact the STS Office to reserve your tickets! (404) 591-2470 or jsessoms@apostles.org

Tickets: $10/each (we have Gen. Adm section)


Fall Family Ministry Service

Dear Children’s Ministry & STS Families,

 Sunday, August 30, is going to be a special Apostles’ Family Day!

We invite you to join us for a joint Family Service for Children’s Ministry and Student Ministry families. This gives us the opportunity to worship together at the beginning of the school year, introduce key ministry staff, set the vision for the coming year, and pray together as families.

We’ll gather in the STS Gym from 9:00 – 9:15 a.m.. Light refreshments and coffee will be available. Starting at 9:15, worship will be led by our STS band, then Zack Carden, Director of Family Ministries, will share the vision for Family Ministries at The Church of The Apostles. He will also introduce our new Director of Student Ministries. We’ll close the service by praying together for our families and the coming year.

*Children’s Ministry (elementary age) will be watching Pilgrim’s Progress in room 420.

**All STS students (5th-12th grade) will be in the Family Service.

 

STS Families, we’re going to the Braves Game Sunday, August 30, at 1:35 pm.

STS has pre-purchased general admission level tickets. Contact STS to reserve your family’s tickets at $10 each. Also, STS has pre-purchased a limited number of parking passes for the Orange Lot ($10 each).

*Limited carpooling will be available – make arrangements with STS staff before Sunday, Aug. 30.

**Plan to meet us at Turner Field’s Main Gate by the Hank Aaron statue.

***Contact the STS Office with any questions and to reserve your tickets: (404) 591-2470 or jsessoms@apostles.org.

Sincerely,

The staff of Family Ministries, Children’s Ministries, and Student Ministries