LIFT Schedule 2018-19

Day/Date Lesson/Activity Location Details
Sunday 9/16 LIFT Kickoff and Orientation/Family BBQ LBPC Let’s kick things off with a FAMILY BBQ.  That’s right, bring the whole family!  Set up tables outside.  Grill hot dogs and hamburgers.  Go over the plan for the year.  Movie for younger siblings.
Sunday 9/23 Dinner/Service and Community Outreach LBPC Prepare for Animal Blessing by making homemade pet treats w/Martha Marsey.  Make a plan for next week’s blessing.
Sunday 9/30 4:00PM Animal Blessing/Dinner/PCUSA: Faith Questions Relationships Part 1 LPBC or other Does God Love Me?
Sunday 10/7 Take a Break! Spend time with your family!
Sunday 10/14 Dinner/PCUSA: Faith Questions Relationships Part 2 LBPC or other I Know We’re Supposed to Love Our Neighbors as Ourselves, But What if I Don’t Love Myself?
Sunday 10/21 Dinner/PCUSA: Substance Abuse LBPC or other Overcoming Temptation
Sunday 10/28 LBPC Speaker Event LBPC Don Kiester with ATTack Addiction
Sunday 11/4 Dinner/PCUSA: Faith Questions Relationships Part 3 LBPC or other What Kind of People Does God Want Me to Be Around?
Sunday 11/11 Dinner/Service Project LBPC Prepare skit to present to the congregation on HUGS (hats, underwear, socks, gloves).  To benefit the Seaman’s Center??  Collect during Advent for delivery after Christmas.  Emphasize the convienience and benefits of ordering from Amazon Smile!!!!
Sunday 11/18 Take a Break! Spend time with your family!
Sunday 11/25 Take a Break! Spend time with your family!
Sunday 12/2 LIFT light Advent Candle/Present HUGS skit during worship
Sunday 12/9 4:45 PM Show Some Spirit! Football/Dinner/LIFT gift exchange Other Football watching party!!  Eagles vs. Cowboys.  Dress to support your favorite team.  Bring a $10 gift to show some Christmas love to your LIFT friends.
Sunday 12/23 Take a Break! Spend time with your family!
Sunday 12/30 Take a Break! Spend time with your family!
Sunday 1/6 Welcome Back!  Dinner and Donation LBPC You made a haul at Christmas, now what do you do with your old stuff?  Donate it!!  Clean out closets, drawers, under your bed, and box or bag it up and bring it to LIFT.  We’ll eat, then sort the donations and decide where and when to donate.
Sunday 1/13 Dinner/PCUSA: Faith Questions Relationships Part 4 LBPC or other How Can I Honor My Parents, When I Don’t Feel Like I Love Them?
Sunday 1/20 MLK Day of Service LBPC or other TBD
Sunday 1/27 Take a Break! Spend time with your family!
Sunday 2/3 Souper Bowl of Caring/Super Bowl Party LBPC AND Other LIFT collect canned soup or $$ before and after worship, then cheer on the Eagles (we hope).
Sunday 2/10 Dinner/ PCUSA Faith Questions:  Grace and Gratitude LBPC or other What is Grace?
Sunday 2/17 Take a Break! President’s Day long weekend. Spend time with your family!
Sunday 2/24 Dinner/ PCUSA Faith Questions:  Grace and Gratitude LBPC or other Why Do I Need God’s Grace?
Sunday 3/3
Sunday 3/10 Need to determine dates and times based on church calendar. Urban Promise Power Up Work Day, LIFT Lock-In and movie “I AM”, Grace Lesson 3, Grace Lesson 4, 2 Take A Break Sundays.
Sunday 3/17
Sunday 3/24
Sunday 3/31
Sunday 4/7
Sunday 4/14 Palm Sunday LIFT and children Parade of Palms during worship
Sunday 4/21 Easter
Saturday 4/27 Holocaust Museum Washinton DC Amtrak to DC, visit the museum, Amtrak back to Wilmington, dinner out.
Sunday 5/5 Dinner/Prepare for Mother’s Day worship LBPC
Sunday 5/12 Show Mom Some Love! LBPC Mother’s Day, LIFT lead worship
Saturday 6/1 End of year celebration Hershey Park
6/23 – 6/29 Work Camp TENTATIVE DATES Scranton