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Scholarship Available!

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The FPC College Scholarship is offered to any HS graduate who is a member of First Pres and who's been accepted to a college, university, or technical college. Applicants must complete all items on the application to be considered for the scholarship. All completed applications must be received no later than May 31, 2018. Contact Mary Barlament at ltmbe@hotmail.com or call 562-5081 for an application or access one here.

Unga Bunga Tribe / Youth Ministries

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The Ungabunga Tribe Youth Group meets on Wednesday nights from 6:25 to 8:00 p.m. All youth in grades six to twelve are encouraged to participate.

Follow leaders Loni and Bobbi as they take you deep into the Bible, out into our community, and inside the life of the Church.


 

2018 Graduations

Kevin Escott
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Kevin will graduate from Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, Ohio, Sunday, May 27th.  He has been a boarding student at WRA since his Freshman year and has thoroughly enjoyed the experience. In all four years, he was on the varsity teams for golf, swimming, and tennis.  He was named MVP in all three sports and has been captain of each team.  He has served as a prefect (like an RA) for three years in the Freshman dorm and has been on the student disciplinary committee and student planning committee for various events.

Kevin was accepted to the University of Wisconsin, William and Mary, St. Andrews in Scotland and Davidson University in Davidson, North Carolina. He is still deciding between William and Mary and Davidson. He would like to study Economics and History.


Elizabeth Paag Hubbard

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I will be graduating from Bay Port High School and going to UW-Stevens Point in the Fall. I love being outdoors playing sports or hiking. I have a strong passion for wildlife and the environment. I will be following my passion at Stevens Point by majoring in Wildlife and Conservation in hopes to become a Wildlife Rehabilitator.

I have volunteered at the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary for the last year. I am also engaged in a lot of activities: Bay Port Band, Cross Country team, Soccer, and the church softball team. I am in Bay Port FFA, competing in a Wildlife CDE (Career Development Event) team, volunteering making pizzas and pulling weeds at Barkhausen. I also help at the school's greenhouse organizing and helping with the flower sales. I also make plant holders out of chairs or benches to help fundraise for the FFA greenhouse.


Brandt Schoffelman

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Wyatt Stenson

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Allen Ray (AJ) Walker Jr.

AJ Walker 2018 Graduate cropped square 2-optAJ is graduating from Luxemburg-Casco High School where he will have completed six AP classes and has been on the honor roll. He has been accepted to the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where he will work toward attaining a bachelor’s degree, majoring in history and secondary education. During his senior year, he has earned the rank of Eagle Scout as a member of the Boy Scouts of America Troop 1042 in Luxemburg. His community service project involved designing and placing parking lot signs for the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help. AJ will pursue his goal of becoming a teacher and in his words: “I want to help tomorrow’s youth become better people through providing them with a good education. I hope that I can inspire them to be kind and generous and to set their goals high to be successful in life.”


Congratulations All!


 

Upcoming Youth Events

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June 12-19, 2018: Youth Mission Trip to Montana

Pictured: Bobbi H- Zach W- Ellie G- Evan H- Elizabeth P- Sara B- Katie G- Loni M - missing George H

 

 

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June 24-29, 2018: Intergenerational mission trip in St. Louis

 

 


 

Past Youth Events

2018 Ski Trip

2018-01-27 Ski Trip the groupBoth youth and adults from both First Pres and First United Presbyterian in De Pere had a great time on the recent ski trip. One comment heard was "It was great weather, and so nice to be able to spend time with members of our sister church and get to know them!" The group again

More photos on our Facebook page here.

 

_DRS7547 copy-opt_DRS7500 copy-opt2017 Winnebago Presbytery Fall Youth Camp

Courage to Connect. Storytelling, art creation, a camp challenge course, building a shed for Habitat for Humanity, and lots more kept the campers busy and having fun while learning. Photos from David R. Schuhart.

 

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Youth Pack at Feed My Starving Children Mobilepack

2017-10-04 FMSC Beth Ryder (4)-optIn October, the Unga Bunga Tribe spent several hours helping with the record 552,096 meals that were packed at the event this year.

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Summer Pool Party

In July, the Youth Group had a pool party - looks like they had a great time!


 

 

 

Youth Group practices, performs, and serves

Youth Service 2017-02-19 (6)-optPhotos like these (and on our Facebook page) show the Youth Group practicing for and then performing energetic and uplifting dances / skits at worship.

Then the youths prepared and served a wonderful pancake and porkie brunch to many appreciative folk.

FPC Youth Group May 2016 (35)-optThank you Unga Bunga Youth Group and their leaders, Bobbie Holl, Loni McCormick, and Lacy Schimmel! 


 

30-Hour Famine

Each Spring, our youth group participates in the 30 Hour Famine, raising awareness and money to support ministries that focus on hunger-related issues.

Check out the 30 Hour Famine website at www.30hourfamine.org.

2017-04-22 playing basketball to take minds off hunger during 30-Hour Famine (2)

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Scholarship Available!

scholarship-application
The FPC College Scholarship is offered to any HS graduate who is a member of First Pres and who's been accepted to a college, university, or technical college. Applicants must complete all items on the application to be considered for the scholarship. All completed applications must be received no later than May 31, 2018. Contact Mary Barlament at ltmbe@hotmail.com or call 562-5081 for an application or access one here.

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