Confirmation

An opportunity to intentionally explore what it means to be a maturing disciple of Jesus Christ within His Church.

NOTICE FOR CONFIRMATION STUDENTS AND FAMILIES:

All on-site Confirmation activities are called at this time. Further announcements will be forthcoming.

"... We must certainly spare no diligence, effort, or cost in teaching and educating our children, that they may be able to serve God and the world."
Martin Luther

Your Confirmation Year

Sunday Class/6:00-6:45 p.m.:

Class led by Pastor Synnott utilizing Zoom to teach and Google Classroom for assignments (memory work, make-up quizzes, videos, and announcements).

January 3-May 23: The Gospel According to Mark & Catechism Sessions. We will focus our attention on the words, works, and ways of Jesus, as told in the second book of the New Testament.

Holiday Breaks: No class on March 14, April 4 (Easter Sunday), May 2 (Confirmation Day), and May 9 (Mother’s Day).

 

Eighth-Grade Celebrations:

First Communion

Sunday, March 28

After instruction in Communion on March 21, eighth-grade confirmands can begin receiving Holy Communion with their families at the worship service you regularly attend.  

Confession of Faith & Confirmation Day

Sunday, May 2/2:00 & 4:00 p.m.

Eighth-grade students will share their Confession of Faith Banners and publicly confirm their baptismal faith in Jesus. In order to accommodate total attendance numbers, confirmation families and their faith mentors will be evenly divided between these two services. As this date draws closer, you will receive further information.

Your Teachers

Pastor Mark Nelson
Pastor Matthew Synnott
DCE Scott Rauch
Michael Holloway
Curtis Grow

We Know It -- We Live It

#1 Memory Work Report Card: Holy Baptism

Please return signed card to Pastor Matt by January 10 or send photocopy to pastorsynott@trinitypeoria.com. To print out a new copy of the card, use the link below:

Memory Work Report Card

#2 Memory Work Report Card: Ten Commandments

#3 Memory Work Report Card: Confession & Absolution

Please return signed card to Pastor Matt by April 25 or send photocopy to pastorsynnott@ trinitypeoria.com. To print out a new copy of the card, use the link below:

Memory Work Report Card

SPRING (Three Sessions): Three catechism sessions will be offered from 6:00-6:45 p.m. via Zoom link. These sessions include:

  • February 28 – Confessional and Absolution
  • March 7 – Baptism
  • March 21 – Holy Communion

Sunday Classes/January 3-May23

The Gospel According to Mark: Class will focus on the words, works, and ways of Jesus as told in the second book of the New Testament.

Family Partnership Opportunities

MEMORY WORK: Parents will partner with us by teaching and reviewing the catechism memory work. This year’s memory work will focus on the 10 Commandments, Baptism, and Confession and Absolution.

FAITH MENTORS: Seventh- and eighth-grade disciples will have the opportunity to be mentored by an adult follower of Jesus from the Trinity Family of God.