June 9th, 2018
Join us for a river tubing adventure Saturday, June 9 from 10am - 5pm. This event is for all middle and high school students (completed 7th - 12th grades). We will leave from the upper parking lot at 10am and head to River Rat Tubing to tube the Little River. River Rat offers two sections of the Little River.
The lower section, and main outpost, is a family-friendly float and features relaxing rapids, scenic views, private beaches, and even a rock jump!
The upper section is known as the “adventure float.” It features a scenic float with adrenaline-pumping rapids and cool, refreshing swimming holes.
The cost for this adventure is $15 and includes lunch. We will return at 5pm.
Creative Arts Camp
June 18th - June 22nd, 2018
"I praise you, for I am fearfully & wonderfully made. . . "
This is the recurring theme for our annual Creative Arts Camp for elementary age kids (those entering 2nd - 6th grades).
We will spend a week discovering and celebrating the gifts that God has given to us. Areas of interest include: music, art, drama, dance, woodworking, sewing, painting, and drawing.
Registration fee: $45 per child.
This fee includes a camp t-shirt, listening CD, and lunch each day.
For more information, please contact Angie Aubrey: firstname.lastname@example.org
Guatemala Family Mission Trip
June 22nd - June 30th, 2018
About Our Mission
Clubhouse Guatemala is currently serving families in 13 different communities of Guatemala. Clubhouse has Student Development Centers in 6 communities and works with over 1000 kids and their families on a weekly basis. Clubhouse hosts a Child Sponsorship Program which paves the way for hundreds of personal relationships between US families and Guatemala families. Clubhouse also works with church partners from all over the United States by hosting them at the Clubhouse Mission House and Camp Calvary. Today, Clubhouse is making a huge impact in thousands of lives with ministries such as VBS, Block Parties, Medical Clinics, Home Construction, Water Filter Systems, Chicken Coops, and many other ways. Finally, Clubhouse has seen many visions become realities as they currently have 2 church plants in process, our Seminary is now open at Camp Calvary, and they are partnering with the local Government in Palin to launch a school and make clean water available to thousands.
About Our Trip
The total cost of the trip is $1400, and you must put down a $140 non-refundable deposit by January 31. The cost of the trip does not include individual passports, immunizations, or travel insurance. Final payments will be due by June 8.
Crave Mini Golf and Mini Bowling
July 7th, 2018
Come join us on July 7th at Crave Golf in Pigeon Forge where they have over 18,500 square feet of space. There are two courses with 19 candy-themed holes in each, both indoor and on the roof. They have also created a new “Crave Style” way to play. At each hole there is a spinner to add another layer of fun and excitement to your experience. The cost for this event is $10 and includes two games of mini-golf, one game of mini-bowling and a pizza lunch.
We will leave from the upper parking lot at 9:15am and return at 1:30pm.
High School Camp 2018
July 9th - July 13th, 2018
Three water parks. Ten indoor and outdoor thrill rides. A 10,000-foot wave pool. A 19,000-gallon surfing experience. High School Camp promises to present a different adventure every day. High School Camp is so much more than just a camp. It’s part of a strategy. HSC is all about small group conversations where students can not only hear the message but interact, ask questions, debate, personalize and apply it. The deluxe, mountain-resort accommodations make for a memorable week that is sure to bring small groups closer together. Students will be inspired to encounter God in a whole new way. High School Camp is held at Wilderness at the Smokies Water Park Resort, July 9-13, and is for rising freshmen thru graduated seniors. The new and reduced prices is$230, is all inclusive.
Men's Whitewater Rafting Trip on the Gauley River
September 7th - September 8th, 2018
The Men's Ministry is hosting a whitewater rafting trip on Sept. 7th-8th. We will be rafting the east coast's premier upper Gauley River in West Virginia. This world class river has over 100 rapids and five Class V rapids along the way!
We will depart from the church on Friday at 8:30am and stop for lunch on the way. From there we will travel to our place of lodging at Alpine Ministries where we will gather for dinner and fellowship.
On Saturday, we will share in a breakfast buffet before hitting the water. Lunch will be served on the river. After rafting we will head back to Seymour stopping for a bite to eat on the way.
This event is open to men ages 16 and over. The estimated cost of the trip is $170 plus the cost of three meals. You can sign up now for $20. A total of $90 will be due by June 15th to secure your reservation.
Available lodging accommodations (price included in estimate):
Lodge (dorm setting with beds and air conditioning)
Bunkhouse (bring your own mattress, pillow, sheets and blanket)
Tent (6-8 man tents already set up on premise with mattress. Bring bedding)
RV parking and hook-up
Cataloochee Elk Viewing Trip
September 25th, 2018
Join us as we head to Cataloochee to spend the afternoon enjoying some of God's beautiful creation. It was in Cataloochee that elk were re-introduced into the park in 2001 and 2002. The animals are not frightened by humans and can be observed grazing in Cataloochee's fields. The elk typically retreat into the woods during the day and emerge into the fields late afternoon - early evening. The rut occurs September - October, during the rut the bull elk bugles to attract cows and to challenge other bulls.
The buses will depart the church at 2:00pm.
Some items you may want to bring are:
- Lawn chair
- Sack lunch for dinner