9th Grade Confirmation

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Register for the 9th Grade Relationship Retreat

The 9th Grade Relationship Retreat

All 9th graders are required to attend the Confirmation Retreat. It takes place at Camp Wapo, but we travel together by bus from Easter by the Lake. Please be to Easter by the Lake by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 5. Buses will leave at 5 p.m. We will return to the Lake around noon on Sunday, April 7. Questions? Contact Pastor Steve at pastorsteve@easter.org or 651-452-3680
Register for the 9th Grade Relationship Retreat

When, Where & What

Specific Sunday afternoons, ($35/year)
(No summer camp option in 9th grade)
Easter by the Lake, 4545 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan (map)

Unit 1: Comparative Religions

  • Taught in the Fall
  • Includes church visits & class sessions certain Sundays
  • Experience Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Baptist and Jewish worship services
Download Comparative Religions form

Unit 2: Death, Dying & Grief

  • Sunday afternoons
  • Explore Christian attitudes about grief from death and other losses
  • Students reflect on their own faith experiences

Unit 3: Relationship Retreat

  • Required weekend retreat
  • Explore Biblical witness for exercising the gifts of sexuality, faith and values in relationships
Service & Growth Forms
Students are required to complete 40 hours of service and 25 hours of growth prior to confirmation. These are easy to accomplish - there are lots of options!
Service & Growth Forms

Inclement Weather Policy

Easter Church will cancel all youth activities for the day whenever ISD #196 (Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan cancels school, closes early, or cancels evening activities on that day. If church programs are in session and the weather makes driving difficult, please use your best judgment to decide if you feel it is safe for you to travel to church. If your child will not be attending confirmation or handbell choirs, please contact his/her mentor or choir director at home.